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Electoral Bill 2017

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Thu 30 Nov 2017 - Act No 66 of 2017 (GG No. 132, 8/12/2017, p. 7510
Bill Remarks: LC: Bill declared urgent 15/11/2017
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Roberts, Anthony (Harwin, Don)
Act number: 66/2017
Long Title: An Act to make provision with respect to the election of members of Parliament; and for other purposes.
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Roberts, Anthony
Notice of Motion: Tue 17 Oct 2017
Introduced: Tue 17 Oct 2017
First Reading: Tue 17 Oct 2017
2R Speech: Tue 17 Oct 2017
Second Reading: Tue 14 Nov 2017
Considered in Detail: Tue 14 Nov 2017
Third Reading: Tue 14 Nov 2017
Date Passed with amdts: Tue 14 Nov 2017
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Harwin, Don
Introduced: Wed 15 Nov 2017
First Reading: Wed 15 Nov 2017
2R Speech: Wed 15 Nov 2017
Second Reading: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Date Committed: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Reported without amendment: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Report Adopted: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Third Reading: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Returned to LA: Wed 22 Nov 2017
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 22 Nov 2017
  • Assented: Thu 30 Nov 2017
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
Passed by both Houses.pdf Passed by both Houses.pdf
Previous Version(s):
Second Print.pdf Second Print.pdf
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Explanatory Notes:
XN Electoral Bill.pdf XN Electoral Bill.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Electoral Bill.pdf 2R Electoral Bill.pdf
2R Speech LC Second Reading Speech LCSecond Reading Speech LC

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
c2017-112A.pdf c2017-112A.pdf
Legislative Council
c2017-129.pdf c2017-129.pdf
C2017-116B.pdf C2017-116B.pdf

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

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.17 of 2017 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.