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Adoption Amendment (Institute of Open Adoption Studies) Bill 2016

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Wed 21 Sep 2016 - Act No 43 of 2016 (GG No. 78, 23/09/2016, p. 2625)
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Hazzard, Brad (Ajaka, John)
Act number: 43/2016
Long Title: An Act to amend the Adoption Act 2000 and the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998 to make provision for the disclosure of information for the purpose of research in relation to adoption and out-of-home care; and for related purposes.
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Hazzard, Brad
Notice of Motion: Wed 22 Jun 2016
Introduced: Wed 22 Jun 2016
First Reading: Wed 22 Jun 2016
2R Speech: Wed 22 Jun 2016
Second Reading: Tue 9 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Tue 9 Aug 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Tue 9 Aug 2016
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Ajaka, John
Introduced: Tue 9 Aug 2016
First Reading: Tue 9 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Second Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Date Committed: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Reported with amdts: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Report Adopted: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Date Passed with amdts: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Returned to LA: Wed 24 Aug 2016
LA agrees with amendments: Thu 15 Sep 2016
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 15 Sep 2016
  • Assented: Wed 21 Sep 2016
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:
XN Adoption.pdf XN Adoption.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Adoption.pdf 2R Adoption.pdf
2R Speech LC 2R Adoption_1.pdf 2R Adoption_1.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
c2016-066.pdf c2016-066.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
Schedule of Amendments.pdf Schedule of Amendments.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.10 of 2016 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.