Criminal Law (Procedure) Amendment Bill 2002

Bill No.104

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to abolish preliminary hearings through amendments to the Justices Act 1902 and the Criminal Code. In addition, the Bill seeks to reform the law as it relates to pre-trial disclosure by introducing an onerous, ongoing statutory disclosure requirement for the Police, DPP, and limited formal pre-trial disclosure requirements for defendents.

StatusLegislative Council Second Reading 05/22/2002
This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation

Current Bill


Inactive hide details for Previous Versions of this BillPrevious Versions of this Bill


Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/27/2002  
First Reading 03/27/2002  
Second Reading 03/27/2002  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/16/2002  
Consideration in Detail 05/16/2002  
Third Reading 05/16/2002  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 05/22/2002  
Second Reading 05/22/2002  
Second Reading Speech