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Bill details

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2021

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Thu 17 Jun 2021 - Act No 15 of 2021
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Marshall, Adam (Taylor, Bronnie)
Act number: 15/2021
Long Title: An Act to amend the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979 to increase penalties for certain animal welfare offences; and for other purposes.
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Marshall, Adam
Notice of Motion: Tue 10 Nov 2020
Introduced: Tue 9 Feb 2021
First Reading: Tue 9 Feb 2021
2R Speech: Tue 9 Feb 2021
Second Reading: Wed 17 Feb 2021
Third Reading: Wed 17 Feb 2021
Date Passed LA: Wed 17 Feb 2021
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Taylor, Bronnie
Introduced: Wed 17 Feb 2021
First Reading: Wed 17 Feb 2021
2R Speech: Tue 16 Mar 2021
Second Reading: Tue 16 Mar 2021
Date Committed: Thu 18 Mar 2021
Reported with amendments: Thu 18 Mar 2021
Report Adopted: Thu 18 Mar 2021
Third Reading: Thu 18 Mar 2021
Date Passed with amdts: Thu 18 Mar 2021
Returned to LA: Thu 18 Mar 2021
LA agrees with one amendment, disagrees with other amendments and made further amendments: Thu 10 Jun 2021
  • LC Sent to Governor: Fri 11 Jun 2021
  • Passed Parliament: Thu 10 Jun 2021
  • Assented: Thu 17 Jun 2021
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 Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2021.pdf XN  Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2021.pdf

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

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
c2021-057F.pdf c2021-057F.pdf
Legislative Council
SFF c2021-003D.pdf SFF c2021-003D.pdf
PHON Sheet 33R.pdf PHON Sheet 33R.pdf
GRN c2021-006E.pdf GRN c2021-006E.pdf
AJP c2021-002H.pdf AJP c2021-002H.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
Agreed to - c2021-057F.pdf Agreed to - c2021-057F.pdf
Legislative Council
Schedule of Amendments - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2021.pdf Schedule of Amendments - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2021.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No. 26 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.