Electoral Legislation Amendment Bill 2003

Bill No.243

SynopsisThis Bill introduces a number of important electoral amendments. The key aspects of the legislation are -
  • the introduction of public electoral funding of candidates and political parties;
  • provision of a fixed election date for conjoint elections (the third Saturday in February in the election year);
  • changing the expiry date of the Legislative Council to 21 March in each election year; and
  • a range of machinery provisions that will serve to assist electors and make the administration of the electoral process simpler and more timely.

StatusBill Withdrawn 11/19/2003

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/29/2003  
First Reading 10/29/2003  
Second Reading 10/29/2003  
Second Reading Speech   

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Bill Withdrawn  11/19/2003