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Rock Fishing Safety Bill 2016

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Wed 23 Nov 2016 - Act No 66 of 2016 (GG No. 104, 02/12/2016, p. 3369)
Bill Remarks: LC: Bill declared urgent 16/11/2016 am
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Elliott, David (Gay, Duncan)
Act number: 66/2016
Long Title: An Act to require persons to wear appropriate lifejackets when fishing at declared high risk rock fishing locations; and for related purposes.
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Elliott, David
Notice of Motion: Tue 8 Nov 2016
Introduced: Tue 8 Nov 2016
First Reading: Tue 8 Nov 2016
2R Speech: Tue 8 Nov 2016
Second Reading: Tue 15 Nov 2016
Considered in Detail: Tue 15 Nov 2016
Third Reading: Tue 15 Nov 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Tue 15 Nov 2016
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Gay, Duncan
Introduced: Wed 16 Nov 2016
First Reading: Wed 16 Nov 2016
2R Speech: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Second Reading: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Date Committed: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Reported with an amdt: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Report Adopted: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Third Reading: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Date Passed with an amdt: Thu 17 Nov 2016
Returned to LA: Thu 17 Nov 2016
LA agrees with amendment: Thu 17 Nov 2016
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 17 Nov 2016
  • Assented: Wed 23 Nov 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 Rock Fishing.pdf XN Rock Fishing.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Rock Fishing.pdf 2R Rock Fishing.pdf
2R Speech LC Not available at this stage.

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
c2016-124.pdf c2016-124.pdf
Legislative Council
c2016-130A.pdf c2016-130A.pdf
c2016-124A.pdf c2016-124A.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.18 of 2016 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.