Criminal Law Amendment (Intimate Images) Bill 2018

Bill No.76

SynopsisThe purpose of this bill is to amend The Criminal Code to introduce offences of distributing an intimate image and threatening to distribute an intimate image and to make consequential and other amendments to the Restraining Orders Act 1997 and the Working with Children (Criminal Record Checking) Act 2004.

StatusAssented to 02/26/2019
Royal Assent given 26 Feb 2019 as Act No. 4 of 2019. 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)

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 06/28/2018  
First Reading 06/28/2018  
Second Reading 06/28/2018  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 08/15/2018  
Consideration in Detail 08/15/2018  
Third Reading 08/15/2018  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/22/2018  
First Reading 08/22/2018  
Second Reading 08/22/2018  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/31/2018  
Committee of the whole 11/01/2018  
Amendments adopted 12/06/2018  
Third Reading 12/06/2018  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  12/06/2018  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  02/19/2019