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1 The executive of the Australian Capital Territory, also known as the ACT Government, consists of the chief minister and such other ministers as are appointed by the chief minister.

2 The chief minister represents the ACT Government as a member of the Council of Australian Governments.

3 Children are required to attend school until they turn 17 under the ACT Government's "Learn or Earn" policy.

4 In October 2015, the ACT Government passed legislation to regulate ride sharing, allowing ride share services including Uber to operate legally in Canberra.

5 The ACT Government was the first jurisdiction in Australia to enact legislation to regulate the service.

6 Although the Googong Dam is located in New South Wales, it is managed by the ACT government.

7 In 2015/16, rooftop solar systems supported by the ACT government's feed-in tariff had a capacity of 26.3 megawatts, producing 34,910 MWh.

8 The following day, Health Minister for the Australian Capital Territory Meegan Fitzharris followed Catherine King's lead by also responding to the petition, stating that, "The ACT government will ban gay conversion therapy.

9 The vast majority of the population of the Territory reside in Canberra though and the city is therefore the primary focus of the ACT Government.

10 In 2012, the ACT Government legislated greenhouse gas targets to reduce its emissions by 40 per cent from 1990 levels by 2020, 80 per cent by 2050, with no net emissions by 2060.

11 The ban was introduced by the ACT Government in an effort to make Canberra more sustainable.

12 However, the vast majority of the population of the Territory reside in Canberra and the city is therefore the primary focus of the ACT Government.

13 The Australian federal government retains some influence over the ACT government.

14 The Australian Federal Police (AFP) provides all of the constabulary services in the territory in a manner similar to state police forces, under a contractual agreement with the ACT Government.

15 The ACT Government announced on 5 March 2020 that the CIT campus and an adjoining carpark in Reid would be leased to the University of New South Wales for a peppercorn lease, for it to develop as a university campus.

16 During 2006, the ACT Government announced closures of up to 39 schools, to take effect from the end of the school year, and after a series of consultations unveiled its Towards 2020: Renewing Our Schools policy.

17 Such was the popularity during the COVID-19 isolation in 2020 that the ACT Government initiated a 'Clockwise is COVID-wise' rule for walkers and runners.

18 In October 2015 the ACT Government passed legislation to regulate ride sharing, allowing ride share services including Uber to operate legally in Canberra.

19 The ACT Government was the first jurisdiction in Australia to enact legislation to regulate the service.

20 Although the Googong Dam is located in New South Wales, it is managed by the ACT government.