Law Reform (Contributory Negligence and Tortfeasors' Contribution) Amendment Bill 2001

Bill No.74

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend the apportionment provisions of the Law Reform (Contributory Negligence and Tortfeasers' Contribution) Act 1947 so as to extend those provisions to claims for a breach of a contractual duty of care that is concurrent and co-extensive with a tortious duty of care.

StatusLegislative Council Second Reading 04/09/2002
This Act comes into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/28/2001  
First Reading 11/28/2001  
Second Reading 11/28/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/21/2002  
Consideration in Detail 02/21/2002  
Amendments adopted 02/21/2002  
Third Reading 03/28/2002  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 04/09/2002  
Second Reading 04/09/2002  
Second Reading Speech