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Bill details

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment (Prohibitions for Convicted Persons) Bill 2022

Type: Private members
Status: Assented on Fri 25 Nov 2022 - Act No 69 of 2022 (GG No. 563, 02/12/2022, n2022-2373)
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Hurst, Emma (Greenwich, Alex)
Act number: 69/2022
Long Title: An Act to amend animal protection legislation to prohibit persons convicted of certain offences from caring for or working with animals; and or for related purposes.
Progress
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Hurst, Emma
Notice of Motion: Tue 20 Sep 2022
Introduced: Wed 21 Sep 2022
First Reading: Wed 21 Sep 2022
2R Speech: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Second Reading: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Date Committed: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Reported with amendments: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Report Adopted: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Third Reading: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Date Passed with amdts: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Sent to LA for concurrence: Wed 9 Nov 2022
Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Greenwich, Alex
Introduced: Thu 10 Nov 2022
First Reading: Thu 10 Nov 2022
2R Speech: Wed 16 Nov 2022
Second Reading: Wed 16 Nov 2022
Third Reading: Wed 16 Nov 2022
Date Passed LA: Wed 16 Nov 2022
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 16 Nov 2022
  • Assented: Fri 25 Nov 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 - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment (Prohibition for Convicted Persons) Bill.pdf XN - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment (Prohibition for Convicted Persons) 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 c2022-211.pdf GOVT c2022-211.pdf
GOVT c2022-210.pdf GOVT c2022-210.pdf
GOVT c2022-209A.pdf GOVT c2022-209A.pdf
AJP c2022-185D.pdf AJP c2022-185D.pdf
IND (NILE) c2022-206C.pdf IND (NILE) c2022-206C.pdf

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
Schedule of Amendments - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amdt Bill 2022.pdf Schedule of Amendments - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amdt Bill 2022.pdf

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No. 48 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.