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Bill details

Local Government Amendment (COVID-19—Elections Special Provisions) Bill 2021

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Mon 1 Nov 2021 - Act No 24 of 2021 (GG. No. 575, 5/11/2021, n2021-2423)
Origin: Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Hancock, Shelley (Harwin, Don)
Act number: 24/2021
Long Title: An Act to amend the Local Government Act 1993 to make further provision about the conduct of the 2021 local government elections.
Progress
Legislative Assembly
Initially introduced in the Legislative Assembly
Introduced by: Hancock, Shelley
Notice of Motion: Wed 13 Oct 2021
Introduced: Wed 13 Oct 2021
First Reading: Wed 13 Oct 2021
2R Speech: Wed 13 Oct 2021
Second Reading: Wed 13 Oct 2021
Third Reading: Wed 13 Oct 2021
Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Harwin, Don
Introduced: Wed 13 Oct 2021
First Reading: Wed 13 Oct 2021
2R Speech: Thu 14 Oct 2021
Second Reading: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Date Committed: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Reported without amendment: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Report Adopted: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Third Reading: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Date Passed w'out amdt: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Returned to LA: Tue 19 Oct 2021
  • Passed Parliament: Tue 19 Oct 2021
  • Assented: Mon 1 Nov 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 Local Government Amendment - COVID19 elections special provisions Bill 2021.pdf XN Local Government Amendment - COVID19 elections special provisions 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
No amendments.
Legislative Council
GRN c2021-103B.pdf GRN c2021-103B.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
No amendments.

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No. 35 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.