Criminal Code Amendment (Child Sex Offences) Bill 2013

Bill No.49

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend The Criminal Code in three respects; by inserting a new definition into section 187 as to what constitutes ‘prohibited conduct’ for the purposes of that section; by broadening the definition of ‘electronic communication’ for the purposes of section 204B; and by supplementing the definition of ‘child sex offender’ for the purposes of section 557K.

StatusAssented to 04/22/2014
Royal Assent given 22 Apr 2014 as Act No. 5 of 2014. For details refer to the Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/12/2014  
First Reading 03/12/2014  
Second Reading 03/12/2014  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 04/09/2014  
Consideration in Detail 04/09/2014  
Third Reading 04/09/2014  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/27/2013  
First Reading 11/27/2013  
Second Reading 11/27/2013  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/11/2014  
Third Reading 03/11/2014