Election of Senators Amendment Bill 2001

Bill No.22

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend the Election of Senators Act 1903, to bring the statutory timeframe provided in that Act for the nomination and polling of candidates for the Senate into conformity with the corresponding timeframe under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918.

StatusAssented to 08/28/2001
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 28 Aug 2001 as Act No. 16 of 2001

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 06/13/2001  
First Reading 06/13/2001  
Second Reading 06/13/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/28/2001  
Third Reading 06/28/2001  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 07/31/2001  
First Reading 07/31/2001  
Second Reading 07/31/2001 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 08/22/2001  
Third Reading 08/22/2001  

1. Explanatory memorandum provided.