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Telecommunications Act 1997 (Cth)

Category: Legislation
Binomial Name: Australian Commonwealth Government
Sub Category:Legislation
Location:Australia
URL: http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/ta1997214/
Summary Information:
The Telecommunications Act 1997 (Cth) regulates the service provision to consumers by telecommunications carriers. The objects of the Act include the provision of a regulatory framework which promotes the long-term interests of the users of carriage services and the efficiency and international competitiveness of the Australian telecommunications industry. The Act seeks to ensure that standard telephone services are reasonably accessible to all people in Australia on an equitable basis.

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Agreement
  • Brown v State of Western Australia [2001] FCA 1462 (19 October 2001)
  • Ngalpil v State of Western Australia [2001] FCA 1140 (20 August 2001)
  • Clarrie Smith v State of Western Australia [2000] FCA 1249 (29 August 2000)
  • James on behalf of the Martu People v Western Australia [2002] FCA 1208 (27 September 2002)
  • Lovett on behalf of the Gunditjmara People v State of Victoria (No 5) [2011] FCA 932
  • Turner v State of South Australia [2011] FCA 1312 (18 November 2011)
  • Murgha on behalf of the Combined Gunggandji Claim v State of Queensland [2011] FCA 1511
  • King on behalf of the Eringa Native Title Claim Group and the Eringa No 2 Native Title Claim Group v State of South Australia [2011] FCA 1387
  • King on behalf of the Eringa Native Title Claim Group v State of South Australia [2011] FCA 1386
  • Hunter & Ors v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 690
  • Raymond v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 667
  • Raymond v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 683
  • Raymond v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 669
  • Jackson v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 668
  • Ellaga v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 670
  • Wavehill v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 666
  • Wavehill v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 671
  • Albert v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 673
  • Jackson v Northern Territory of Australia [2012] FCA 664
  • Archer on behalf of the Djungan People #1 v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 801
  • McLennan on behalf of the Jangga People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 1082
  • Murphy on behalf of the Jinibara People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 1285
  • Owens on behalf of the Tagalaka People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 1396
  • Owens on behalf of the Tagalaka People v State of Queensland #2 [2012] FCA 1396
  • Johnson on behalf of the Tableland Yidinji People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 1417
  • Johnson on behalf of the Tableland Yidinji People 3 v State of Queensland [2013] FCA 280
  • Hughes on behalf of the Eastern Guruma People (No 2) v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 1267
  • Hoolihan on behalf of the Gugu Badhun People 2 v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 800
  • Organisation
  • Commonwealth of Australia
  • Telstra Corporation Limited
  • Legislation
  • Telecommunications Act 1975 (Cth)
  • Telecommunications Act 1991 (Cth)

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