Australia: Polity Style: 1901-2016

1 Jan 1901 - Commonwealth of Australia [1]

[1] Gradually acquired sovereign independence from the United Kingdom Parliament by the adoption on 9 Oct 1942 (with retroactive effect from 3 Sep 1939) of the Statute of Westminster (enacted 12 Dec 1931).
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