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Civil Liability Legislation Amendment (Child Sexual Abuse Actions) Bill 2017

Bill No. 53
Long Title The purpose of this bill is to amend the Civil Liability Act 2002 and the Limitation Act 2005 in order to remove the limitation periods in respect of civil actions for child sexual abuse.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 19 Apr 2018 as Act No. 3 of 2018. 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
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/22/2017  
First Reading 11/22/2017  
Second Reading 11/22/2017  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/20/2018  
Third Reading 02/21/2018  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/13/2018  
First Reading 03/13/2018  
Second Reading 03/13/2018  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/20/2018  
Committee of the whole 03/20/2018  
Amendments adopted 03/29/2018  
Third Reading 03/29/2018  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  03/29/2018  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  04/10/2018  

Bill declared urgent in the Legislative Assembly under Standing Order 168(2) on 28/11/2017.