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Greyhound Racing Prohibition Bill 2016

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Fri 26 Aug 2016 - Act No 36 of 2016 (GG No. 70, 2/09/2016, p. 2366)
Bill Remarks: LC: Bill declared urgent 10/08/2016 LA: Please note all 24/08/2016 stage progressions in the LA are 'am'. Date Passed the Parliament 24/08/2016 is also 'am'
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Gay, Duncan (Grant, Troy)
Act number: 36/2016
Long Title: An Act to prohibit greyhound racing and to dissolve Greyhound Racing New South Wales; to amend and subsequently repeal the Greyhound Racing Act 2009; and for other purposes.
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Gay, Duncan
Notice of Motion: Tue 9 Aug 2016
Introduced: Wed 10 Aug 2016
First Reading: Wed 10 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Second Reading: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Date Committed: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Reported w'out amdt: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Report Adopted: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Sent to LA for Concurrence: Wed 10 Aug 2016
Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Grant, Troy
Introduced: Thu 11 Aug 2016
First Reading: Thu 11 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Thu 11 Aug 2016
Second Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Considered in Detail: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • LC Sent to Governor: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • Assented: Fri 26 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 Greyhound Racing.pdf XN Greyhound Racing.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Greyhound.pdf 2R Greyhound.pdf
2R Speech LC 2R Greyhound Racing.pdf 2R Greyhound Racing.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
c2016-069B.pdf c2016-069B.pdf
Legislative Council
c2016-068.pdf c2016-068.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.