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Custodial Legislation (Officers Discipline) Amendment Bill 2013

Bill No.47
SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend - the Prisons Act 1981; and the Young Offenders Act 1994, to: - engender internal and external trust in the corrections system; - reduce difficulties and technical delays currently encountered in removing corrupt or seriously disruptive officers; and - diminish the risk of prison officers and youth custodial officers misusing their special powers.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 3 Dec 2014 as Act No. 29 of 2014. 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)
Bill History
Acts Amended by this Bill (Blue Bills)
Related Committee Activity
Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Paper
Messages regarding this Bill
Superseded Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Papers (SNPs)
Comparisons between versions of Bills
Conference of Managers
1. Bill discharged and referred to the Standing Committee on Legislation. 2. Standing Committee on Legislation Report No. 25 tabled 18 November 2014 (deemed tabled 11 November 2014) (TP 2213).