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Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Fri 1 Jul 2022 - Act No 34 of 2022
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Maclaren-Jones, Natasha (Lee, Geoff)
Act number: 34/2022
Long Title: An Act to amend the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 to make further provision about checks and clearances for the purposes of working with children; and for related purposes.
Cognate with main bill: Children's Guardian Amendment Bill 2022
Progress
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
Third Reading: Thu 9 Jun 2022
Date Passed with an 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):
Second Print.pdf Second Print.pdf
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Explanatory Notes:
XN - Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022.pdf XN - Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022.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
AJP c2022-111A.pdf AJP c2022-111A.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
Schedule of Amendments - Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022.pdf Schedule of Amendments - Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Bill 2022.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No. 44 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.