Acts Amendment and Repeal (Family Court) Bill 1997

Bill No.33

The purpose of this Bill is to deal with consequential amendments to a number of other statutes as an important part of the proposed means by which the interests of children of ex nuptial parents will be advanced in the State (eg. in areas such as custody and guardianship).

StatusAssented to 12/09/1997
Royal Assent given 9 Dec 1997 as Act No. 41 of 1997. 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
First Reading 10/15/1997  
Second Reading 10/16/1997  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/25/1997  
Third Reading 11/25/1997  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/09/1997  
First Reading 09/09/1997  
Second Reading 09/09/1997  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/14/1997  
Committee of the whole 10/14/1997  
Amendments adopted 10/14/1997  
Third Reading 10/14/1997