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Children's Guardian Amendment Bill 2022

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Fri 1 Jul 2022 - Act No 33 of 2022 (GG No.347, 29/07/2022, n2022-1502)
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Maclaren-Jones, Natasha (Lee, Geoff)
Act number: 33/2022
Long Title: An Act to amend the Children's Guardian Act 2019 in relation to the accreditation of designated agencies and adoption service providers, the Child Safe Scheme, specialised substitute residential care, registers and the functions of the Children's Guardian and authorised persons; and for other purposes.
The following Bills are cognate with this Bill: Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Maclaren-Jones, Natasha
Notice of Motion: Wed 18 May 2022
Introduced: Thu 19 May 2022
First Reading: Thu 19 May 2022
2R Speech: Thu 19 May 2022
Second Reading: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Date Committed: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Reported without amendment: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Report Adopted: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Third Reading: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Date Passed w'out amdt: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Sent to LA for concurrence: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Lee, Geoff
Introduced: Tue 21 Jun 2022
First Reading: Tue 21 Jun 2022
2R Speech: Wed 22 Jun 2022
Second Reading: Wed 22 Jun 2022
Third Reading: Wed 22 Jun 2022
Date Passed LA: Wed 22 Jun 2022
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 22 Jun 2022
  • Assented: Fri 1 Jul 2022
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 - Children's Guardian Amendment Bill 2022.pdf XN - Children

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