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Evidence Amendment (Tendency and Coincidence) Bill 2020

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Wed 10 Jun 2020 - Act No 8 of 2020 (GG No. 122, 12/06/2020, p.2628)
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Speakman, Mark (Mitchell, Sarah)
Act number: 8/2020
Long Title: An Act to amend the Evidence Act 1995 in relation to tendency evidence and coincidence evidence.
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Speakman, Mark
Notice of Motion: Tue 25 Feb 2020
Introduced: Tue 25 Feb 2020
First Reading: Tue 25 Feb 2020
2R Speech: Tue 25 Feb 2020
Second Reading: Wed 4 Mar 2020
Considered in Detail: Wed 4 Mar 2020
Third Reading: Wed 4 Mar 2020
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 4 Mar 2020
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Mitchell, Sarah
Introduced: Tue 24 Mar 2020
First Reading: Tue 24 Mar 2020
2R Speech: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Second Reading: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Date Committed: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Reported with amendments: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Report Adopted: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Third Reading: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Date Passed with amdts: Tue 2 Jun 2020
Returned to LA: Wed 3 Jun 2020
LA agrees with amendments: Wed 3 Jun 2020
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 3 Jun 2020
  • Assented: Wed 10 Jun 2020
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 Evidence Amendment (Tendency and Coincidence) Bill.pdf XN Evidence Amendment (Tendency and Coincidence) 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
c2020-006B.pdf c2020-006B.pdf
Legislative Council
c2020-066.pdf c2020-066.pdf
c2020-008B.pdf c2020-008B.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
Schedule of amendments - Evidence Amendment.pdf Schedule of amendments - Evidence Amendment.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No 11 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.