Ministerial powers in the draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill

The draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill delivers Aboriginal decision-making and supports ministerial accountability.

Date
12 April 2018
Publisher
Office of Environment and Heritage
Type
Publication, Fact sheet
Cost
Free
Language
English
Tags
  • ID OEH20180204
  • File PDF 76KB
  • Pages 3
  • Name draft-aboriginal-cultural-heritage-bill-ministerial-powers-factsheet-180204.pdf

The draft Bill allows the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Authority to make decisions independently of the Minister but provides the Minister with a limited set of powers designed to ensure appropriate accountability to the Parliament and people of New South Wales.