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Succession to the Crown Bill 2014

Bill No. 60
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is for State Parliament to request the Commonwealth Parliament under section 51 (xxxvii) of the Commonwealth Constitution to make changes to the rules of Royal succession, and for the State to exercise its own power to change the rules of Royal succession to the extent they are part of State law.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 3 Mar 2015 as Act No. 5 of 2015. 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)
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Progress
Legislative AssemblyDateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced25 Feb 2014  
First Reading25 Feb 2014  
Second Reading25 Feb 2014  
Second Reading Speech  
Second Reading Agreed11 Nov 2014  
Consideration in Detail11 Nov 2014  
Third Reading13 Nov 2014  

Legislative CouncilDateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced18 Nov 2014  
First Reading18 Nov 2014  
Second Reading18 Nov 2014  
Second Reading Speech  
Second Reading Agreed24 Feb 2015  
Committee of the whole24 Feb 2015  
Third Reading24 Feb 2015  
Other ProceduresDateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review 18 Nov 2014 1 
Legislative Council Second Reading - Committee Report Tabled 17 Feb 2015 2 


Notes
1. Bill referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review pursuant to Standing Order 126(1).
2. Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review Report No. 88 tabled 17 February 2015 (TP 2455).