Electoral Distribution Repeal Bill 2001

Bill No.43

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to repeal the Electoral Distribution Act 1947 and to remove from the 1899 Constitution Acts Amendment Act the provisions relating to the numbers of and representation of electoral regions and electoral districts.

StatusBill not capable of being presented for Assent as High Court ruled the Bill invalid 11/13/2003

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/01/2001  
First Reading 08/01/2001  
Second Reading 08/01/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 09/11/2001  
Consideration in Detail 09/11/2001  
Third Reading 09/13/2001  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/18/2001  
First Reading 09/18/2001  
Second Reading 09/18/2001 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/18/2001  
Committee of the whole 12/18/2001  
Third Reading 12/19/2001  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Legislation  09/27/2001  
Bill not presented for Assent.  11/13/2003 2 

1. Explanatory Memorandum provided.
2. The High Court brought down a ruling that this Bill was invalid.