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Surrogacy Bill 2010

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Tue 16 Nov 2010 - Act No 102 of 2010 (GG No. 129, 19/11/2010, p. 5504)
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Hatzistergos, John (Tebbutt, Carmel)
Act number: 102/2010
Long Title: An Act to recognise certain surrogacy arrangements, to prohibit commercial surrogacy arrangements and to provide for the status of children of surrogacy arrangements, and to make related amendments to other Acts.
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Hatzistergos, John
Notice of Motion: Tue 19 Oct 2010
Introduced: Thu 21 Oct 2010
First Reading: Thu 21 Oct 2010
2R Speech: Thu 21 Oct 2010
Second Reading: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Date Committed: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Report Adopted: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Third Reading: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Date Passed w'out amdt: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Sent to LA for Concurrence: Thu 28 Oct 2010
Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Tebbutt, Carmel
Introduced: Thu 28 Oct 2010
"Agreement in Principle" Speech: Wed 10 Nov 2010
Agreed to in Principle LA: Wed 10 Nov 2010
Considered in Detail: Wed 10 Nov 2010
Date Declared by Speaker with amendments: Wed 10 Nov 2010
LC agrees with amendments: Thu 11 Nov 2010
  • LC Sent to Governor: Fri 12 Nov 2010
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 11 Nov 2010
  • Assented: Tue 16 Nov 2010
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
Passed by both Houses.pdf Passed by both Houses.pdf
Previous Version(s):
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Explanatory Notes:
Ex note Surrogacy Bill 2010.pdf Ex note Surrogacy Bill 2010.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA LA 10210.pdf LA 10210.pdf
2R Speech LC LC 10210.pdf LC 10210.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
c2010-107C.pdf c2010-107C.pdf
c2010-110.pdf c2010-110.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
No amendments.

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.14 of 2010 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.