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Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill 2020

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Wed 25 Nov 2020 - Act No 36 of 2020
Bill Remarks: Bill declared urgent 10 November 2020.
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Speakman, Mark (Mitchell, Sarah)
Act number: 36/2020
Long Title: An Act to amend the Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007 and the Criminal Procedure Act 1986 in relation to domestic violence matters and to repeal the Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2018.
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Speakman, Mark
Notice of Motion: Wed 21 Oct 2020
Introduced: Thu 22 Oct 2020
First Reading: Thu 22 Oct 2020
2R Speech: Thu 22 Oct 2020
Second Reading: Tue 10 Nov 2020
Third Reading: Tue 10 Nov 2020
Date Passed LA: Tue 10 Nov 2020
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Mitchell, Sarah
Introduced: Tue 10 Nov 2020
First Reading: Tue 10 Nov 2020
2R Speech: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Second Reading: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Date Committed: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Reported with amendments: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Report Adopted: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Third Reading: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Date Passed with amdts: Thu 12 Nov 2020
Returned to LA: Thu 12 Nov 2020
LA agrees with amendments: Wed 18 Nov 2020
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 18 Nov 2020
  • Assented: Wed 25 Nov 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 Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill .pdf XN Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill .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
GOVT c2020-255E.pdf GOVT c2020-255E.pdf
AJP c2020-257B.pdf AJP c2020-257B.pdf
GRN c2020-233A.pdf GRN c2020-233A.pdf
GRN c2020-218B.pdf GRN c2020-218B.pdf
GRN c2020-221B.pdf GRN c2020-221B.pdf
GRN c2020-220C.pdf GRN c2020-220C.pdf
GRN c2020-225B.pdf GRN c2020-225B.pdf
GRN c2020-219B.pdf GRN c2020-219B.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
Schedule of Amendments - Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill 2020.pdf Schedule of Amendments - Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill 2020.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No. 23 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.