Local Government Amendment Bill 2006

Bill No.155

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to change the date for local government ordinary elections from the first Saturday in May to the third Saturday in October and introduce the State Parliamentary system of voting for local government elections.

StatusAssented to 12/07/2006
Royal Assent given 8 Dec 2006 as Act No. 66 of 2006. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/27/2006  
First Reading 09/27/2006  
Second Reading 09/27/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/25/2006  
Consideration in Detail 10/25/2006  
Amendments adopted 10/25/2006  
Third Reading 10/26/2006  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/26/2006  
First Reading 10/26/2006  
Second Reading 10/26/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/23/2006  
Committee of the whole 11/23/2006  
Third Reading 11/23/2006  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Message sent to the Legislative Assembly with amendments for concurrence.  11/28/2006  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Bill divided into two bills  11/23/2006 1 
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  11/30/2006  

1. Bill divided into two bills. See Bill Local Government Amendment Bill (No.2) 2006 (LC 180-1).