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Electoral Amendment Bill 2001

Bill No. 42
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to introduce a new electoral boundary system that will promote the principle of one vote one value for seats contained within the Legislative Assembly of the Parliament of Western Australia.
Status Bill not capable of being presented for Assent as High Court ruled the Bill invalid
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/01/2001  
First Reading 08/01/2001  
Second Reading 08/01/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 08/23/2001  
Consideration in Detail 08/28/2001  
Third Reading 08/30/2001  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/30/2001  
First Reading 08/30/2001  
Second Reading 08/30/2001 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/04/2001  
Committee of the whole 12/04/2001  
Amendments adopted 12/11/2001  
Third Reading 12/12/2001  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  12/13/2001  
Consideration of Legislative Council Message   12/13/2001  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Legislation  09/27/2001  
Bill not presented for Assent.  11/13/2003 2 

1. Explanatory memorandum provided.
2. The High Court brought down a ruling that this Bill was invalid.