Criminal Code Amendment (Abortion) Bill 1998

Bill No.132

SynopsisThe Bill seeks to repeal sections 199, 200 and 201 of the The Criminal Code which makes it a criminal offence to procure an abortion.

Private Members Bill introduced by Hon. Cheryl May Davenport MLC

StatusBill Renamed 04/01/1998

Current Bill


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Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/10/1998  
First Reading 03/10/1998  
Second Reading 03/10/1998  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/18/1998  
Committee of the whole 04/01/1998  
Amendments adopted 04/01/1998 1 
Third Reading 04/01/1998  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Bill Renamed  04/01/1998 2 

1. An instruction to the Committee of the Whole House that it have power to add one or more Parts to the Bill.
2. Bill renamed to Acts Amendment (Abortion) Bill 1998 (No. 132-2) see this title for further progress of Bill.