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Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2019

Bill No. 139
Synopsis The purpose of this bill is: to provide for and regulate access to voluntary assisted dying; and to establish the Voluntary Assisted Dying Board; and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 19 Dec 2019 as Act No. 27 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)
Bill History
Acts Amended by this Bill (Blue Bills)
Related Committee Activity
Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Paper
Messages regarding this Bill
Legislative Assembly Date
Introduced 07 Aug 2019 
First Reading 07 Aug 2019 
Second Reading 07 Aug 2019 
Second Reading Agreed 03 Sep 2019 
Consideration in Detail 03 Sep 2019 
Third Reading 24 Sep 2019 
Legislative Council Date
Introduced 26 Sep 2019 
First Reading 26 Sep 2019 
Second Reading 26 Sep 2019 
Second Reading Agreed 23 Oct 2019 
Committee of the whole 23 Oct 2019 
Amendments adopted 04 Dec 2019 
Third Reading 05 Dec 2019 
Superseded Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Papers (SNPs)
Comparisons between versions of Bills
Conference of Managers