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Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Amendment (Victims) Bill 2018

Type: Government
Status: In Legislative Council, Awaiting Minister's 2R Speech, Debate adjourned, Tue 23 Oct 2018
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Speakman, Mark
Long Title: An Act to amend the Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Act 1990 and other legislation with respect to the rights of victims of forensic patients and proceedings relating to forensic patients; to amend the Crimes (Forensic Procedures) Act 2000 with respect to the retention of forensic material relating to forensic patients; and for other purposes
Cognate with main bill: Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Speakman, Mark
Notice of Motion: Tue 16 Oct 2018
Introduced: Wed 17 Oct 2018
First Reading: Wed 17 Oct 2018
2R Speech: Wed 17 Oct 2018
Second Reading: Tue 23 Oct 2018
Third Reading: Tue 23 Oct 2018
Date Passed LA: Tue 23 Oct 2018
Legislative Council
Introduced: Tue 23 Oct 2018
First Reading: Tue 23 Oct 2018
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Previous Version(s):
Not available at this stage.
Explanatory Notes:
XN Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Amendment (Victims) Bill.pdf XN Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Amendment (Victims) Bill.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA Second Reading Speech LA
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. 16 of 2018 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.