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Workers Compensation Amendment (Protection of Injured Workers) Bill 2017

Type: Private members
Status: In Legislative Assembly, Awaiting 2R Debate, Debate adjourned 5 clear days, Thu 21 Sep 2017
Bill Remarks: LA: Bill lapses in accordance with Standing Orders on 20/03/2018.
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Barr, Clayton
Long Title: An Act to amend the Workers Compensation Act 1987 to restore journey claims, to remove certain restrictions on workers’ entitlements to weekly payments and compensation for expenses and to make further provision with respect to the protection of injured workers.
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Barr, Clayton
Notice of Motion: Tue 19 Sep 2017
Introduced: Thu 21 Sep 2017
First Reading: Thu 21 Sep 2017
2R Speech: Thu 21 Sep 2017
Legislative Council
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Previous Version(s):
Not available at this stage.
Explanatory Notes:
XN Workers Compensation.pdf XN Workers Compensation.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Workers Compensation Amendment LA.pdf 2R Workers Compensation Amendment LA.pdf
2R Speech LC Not available at this stage.

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
No amendments.

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

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.15 of 2017 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.