Equal Opportunity Amendment Bill 2006


Bill No.173

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend Part III of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984, which deals with discrimination on the ground of race. The Bill inserts a new division into part III entitled 'Racially Offensive Behaviour.' It will be unlawful for a person to do any act, otherwise in private, that is reasonably likely to offend, insult, humiliate or intimidate another person on the ground of race, or on the ground of a characteristic appertaining or imputed to persons of that race.

StatusBill Lapsed 08/07/2008

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/01/2006  
First Reading 11/01/2006  
Second Reading 11/01/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/20/2007  
Consideration in Detail 03/20/2007  
Third Reading 03/20/2007  


Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/21/2007  
First Reading 03/21/2007  
Second Reading 03/21/2007  
Second Reading Speech   


Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Bill Lapsed  08/07/2008