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Local Government Amendment (Governance and Planning) Bill 2016

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Tue 30 Aug 2016 - Act No 38 of 2016 (GG No. 70, 02/09/2016, p. 2366)
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Toole, Paul (Gay, Duncan)
Act number: 38/2016
Long Title: An Act to amend the Local Government Act 1993 with respect to the governance and planning functions and auditing of councils; and for other purposes.
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Toole, Paul
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: Wed 3 Aug 2016
Considered in Detail: Wed 3 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Wed 3 Aug 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 3 Aug 2016
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Gay, Duncan
Introduced: Tue 9 Aug 2016
First Reading: Tue 9 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Tue 9 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 25 Aug 2016
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 25 Aug 2016
  • Assented: Tue 30 Aug 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 Local Government.pdf XN Local Government.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Local Government.pdf 2R Local Government.pdf
2R Speech LC 2R Local Govt.pdf 2R Local Govt.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
c2016-063B.pdf c2016-063B.pdf
Legislative Council
c2016-065A.pdf c2016-065A.pdf
c2016-071D.pdf c2016-071D.pdf
c2016-064.pdf c2016-064.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.