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Commonwealth Powers (De Facto Relationships) Bill 2005

Bill No. 086
Long Title The purpose of the Bill is to refer legislative power to the Commonwealth Parliament under section 51(xxxvii) of the Commonwealth Constitution in relation to the superannuation interests of de facto partners whose relationship has broken down.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 26 Jun 2006 as Act No. 26 of 2006. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/20/2005  
First Reading 10/20/2005  
Second Reading 10/20/2005  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/22/2005  
Consideration in Detail 11/22/2005  
Third Reading 11/22/2005  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/14/2006  
First Reading 03/14/2006  
Second Reading 04/13/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/30/2006  
Committee of the whole 05/30/2006  
Amendments adopted 05/30/2006  
Third Reading 06/01/2006  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  06/13/2006  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  06/15/2006