Succession to the Crown Bill 2014


Bill No.60

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is for State Parliament to request the Commonwealth Parliament under section 51 (xxxvii) of the Commonwealth Constitution to make changes to the rules of Royal succession, and for the State to exercise its own power to change the rules of Royal succession to the extent they are part of State law.

StatusAssented to 03/03/2015
Royal Assent given 3 Mar 2015 as Act No. 5 of 2015. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

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Progress

Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 02/25/2014  
First Reading 02/25/2014  
Second Reading 02/25/2014  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/11/2014  
Consideration in Detail 11/11/2014  
Third Reading 11/13/2014  


Legislative Council DateNote No.
Introduced 11/18/2014  
First Reading 11/18/2014  
Second Reading 11/18/2014  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/24/2015  
Committee of the whole 02/24/2015  
Third Reading 02/24/2015  


Other Procedures DateNote No.
Referred to Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review  11/18/2014 1 
Legislative Council Second Reading - Committee Report Tabled  02/17/2015 2 


Notes
1. Bill referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review pursuant to Standing Order 126(1).
2. Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review Report No. 88 tabled 17 February 2015 (TP 2455).