Children and Community Services Bill 2003

Bill No.265

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to -
  • confer functions in relation to the provision of social services, the provision of financial and other assistance, and other matters concerning the well-being of children, other individuals, families and communities;
  • make provisions about the protection and care of children, the employment of children, and child care services;
  • repeal the Child Welfare Act 1947, the Welfare and Assistance Act 1961 and the Community Services Act 1972.
  • Note - Bill Title Changed

StatusAssented to 10/20/2004
Royal Assent given 20 Oct 2004 as Act No. 34 of 2004. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Third Reading 04/08/2004  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 05/04/2004  
Second Reading 05/04/2004  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 08/24/2004  
Committee of the whole 08/24/2004  
Amendments adopted 08/26/2004  
Third Reading 08/26/2004  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  09/14/2004  
Consideration of Legislative Council Message   09/22/2004  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  09/23/2004  

Bill title changed 6/4/2004