Guardianship and Administration Amendment Bill 1999

Bill No.41

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to -
  • amend the Guardianship and Administration Act 1990;
  • allow for the appointment of alternative, conditional donees for Enduring Powers of Attorney;
  • provide a hierarchy of persons who would be responsible to be able to provide consent without the need to apply to the Board for the appointment of a Guardian;
  • provide additional functions for Plenary Guardians; and
  • have donees of Enduring Powers of Attorney inform the Board if they become subject to bankruptcy provisions.

StatusAssented to 12/04/2000
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 4 Dec 2000 as Act No. 70 of 2000

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 03/16/2000  
Second Reading 03/16/2000 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/11/2000  
Consideration in Detail 05/11/2000  
Amendments adopted 05/11/2000  
Third Reading 06/13/2000  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/23/1999  
First Reading 09/23/1999  
Second Reading 09/23/1999 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/15/2000  
Third Reading 03/15/2000  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Assembly sent to the Legislative Council  06/20/2000  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Reinstated to the stage reached in the previous Session  08/17/2000  

1. Explanatory memorandum provided.