Electoral Amendment Bill 2008

Bill No.284

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend Electoral Act 1907 to provide that the chairman of the Electoral Distribution Commissioners be a judge or a retired judge of the Supreme Court, the District Court or the Family Court of Western Australia or a retired judge of the Supreme Court of another State or Territory or of a Commonwealth Court.

StatusAssented to 07/03/2008
Royal Assent given 3 Jul 2008 as Act No. 38 of 2008. 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 05/14/2008  
First Reading 05/14/2008  
Second Reading 05/14/2008  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/12/2008  
Consideration in Detail 06/18/2008  
Amendments adopted 06/18/2008  
Third Reading 06/18/2008  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 06/24/2008  
First Reading 06/24/2008  
Second Reading 06/24/2008  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/26/2008  
Third Reading 06/26/2008