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Abortion Law Reform (Miscellaneous Acts Amendment) Bill 2016

Type: Private members
Status: Negatived, 2R negatived on division, Thu 11 May 2017
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Faruqi, Mehreen
Long Title: An Act to amend certain Acts to repeal offences relating to abortion, to specify a ground of unsatisfactory professional conduct by a medical practitioner with respect to abortion and to establish exclusion zones in order to prohibit certain behaviour near premises at which abortions are provided.
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Faruqi, Mehreen
Notice of Motion: Wed 13 May 2015
Introduced: Thu 11 Aug 2016
First Reading: Thu 11 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Thu 11 Aug 2016
Legislative Assembly
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Previous Version(s):
Not available at this stage.
Explanatory Notes:
XN Abortion Law Reform.pdf XN Abortion Law Reform.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA Not available at this stage.
2R Speech LC 2R Abortion Law Reform.pdf 2R Abortion Law Reform.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
c2017-032B.pdf c2017-032B.pdf

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

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.12 of 2016 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.