Custodial Legislation (Officers Discipline) Amendment Bill 2013


Bill No.47

Synopsis The purpose of this Bill is to amend -
  • the Prisons Act 1981; and
  • the Young Offenders Act 1994,
to:
- engender internal and external trust in the corrections system;
- reduce difficulties and technical delays currently encountered in removing corrupt or seriously disruptive officers; and
- diminish the risk of prison officers and youth custodial officers misusing their special powers.

StatusAssented to 12/03/2014
Royal Assent given 3 Dec 2014 as Act No. 29 of 2014. 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)

Current Bill

Links



Inactive hide details for Previous Versions of this BillPrevious Versions of this Bill




Progress

Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/20/2013  
First Reading 11/20/2013  
Second Reading 11/20/2013  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/11/2014  
Consideration in Detail 03/11/2014  
Third Reading 03/20/2014  


Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 04/01/2014  
First Reading 04/01/2014  
Second Reading 04/01/2014  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/18/2014  
Committee of the whole 11/18/2014  
Third Reading 11/25/2014  


Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Legislation  09/09/2014 1 
Legislative Council Second Reading - Committee Report Tabled  11/18/2014 2 


Notes
1. Bill discharged and referred to the Standing Committee on Legislation.
2. Standing Committee on Legislation Report No. 25 tabled 18 November 2014 (deemed tabled 11 November 2014) (TP 2213).