Betting Legislation Amendment Bill 2001

Bill No.67

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to implement the recommendations of the National Competition Policy Review of the Betting Control Act 1954. The Bill will provide for the establishment of corporate licensing structures for bookmakers and the removal of the restriction on bookmakers fielding only during race meetings. The Bill also seeks to amend the Totalisator Agency Board Betting Act 1960 to ensure that no claim may be made against the TAB in relation to a bet that has been made with, or accepted by, the TAB. The Bill also intends to validate certain acts of the manager of the Totalisator Agency Board.

StatusAssented to 07/08/2002
Royal Assent given 8 Jul 2002 as Act No. 13 of 2002. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/15/2001  
First Reading 11/15/2001  
Second Reading 11/15/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/21/2002  
Consideration in Detail 04/18/2002  
Amendments adopted 05/07/2002  
Third Reading 05/08/2002  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 05/14/2002  
Second Reading 05/14/2002  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/26/2002  
Third Reading 06/26/2002