Criminal Code Amendment (Prevention of Lawful Activity) Bill 2015

Bill No.114

SynopsisThe purpose of this bill is to amend The Criminal Code to create the offence of "Physical Prevention of Lawful Activity". This offence will apply in cases where a person prevents a lawful activity from occurring, via actual or by threat of physical force, the creation or maintenance of a physical barrier or the creation or maintenance of a risk of injury to any person.

StatusLegislative Assembly Second Reading 02/24/2016
For details refer to the Commencement Clause of the Bill

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 02/23/2016  
First Reading 02/23/2016  
Second Reading 02/24/2016  
Second Reading Speech   

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 02/25/2015  
First Reading 02/25/2015  
Second Reading 02/25/2015  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/16/2016  
Committee of the whole 02/16/2016  
Third Reading 02/18/2016