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Bill details

Adoption Legislation Amendment (Integrated Birth Certificates) Bill 2020

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Mon 28 Sep 2020 - Act No 22 of 2020 (GG No. 250, 02/10/2020, n2020-4152)
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Speakman, Mark (Mitchell, Sarah)
Act number: 22/2020
Long Title: An Act to amend the Adoption Act 2000 and the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1995 to introduce integrated birth certificates for adopted persons and allow access to integrated birth certificates to adopted persons and other persons; and for other purposes.
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Speakman, Mark
Notice of Motion: Tue 4 Aug 2020
Introduced: Wed 5 Aug 2020
First Reading: Wed 5 Aug 2020
2R Speech: Wed 5 Aug 2020
Second Reading: Tue 15 Sep 2020
Third Reading: Tue 15 Sep 2020
Date Passed LA: Tue 15 Sep 2020
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Mitchell, Sarah
Introduced: Tue 15 Sep 2020
First Reading: Tue 15 Sep 2020
2R Speech: Thu 17 Sep 2020
Second Reading: Thu 17 Sep 2020
Third Reading: Thu 17 Sep 2020
Date Passed LC: Thu 17 Sep 2020
Returned to LA: Thu 17 Sep 2020
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 17 Sep 2020
  • Assented: Mon 28 Sep 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 Adoption Legislation Amendment (Integrated Birth Certificates) Bill 2020.pdf XN Adoption Legislation Amendment (Integrated Birth Certificates) Bill 2020.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA Second Reading Speech LA
2R Speech LC Second Reading Speech LC

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. 19 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.