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Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Bill 2020

Bill No.170
SynopsisThe purpose of this bill is to apply the Legal Profession Uniform Law (with modifications) as a law of Western Australia; and provide for the tabling and disallowance of amendments made to the Legal Profession Uniform Law; and provide for local matters that are ancillary to, or affect the operation of, the Legal Profession Uniform Law as a law of Western Australia; and otherwise provide for the regulation of legal practice in Western Australia; and repeal the Legal Profession Act 2008 and the Law Society Public Purposes Trust Act 1985; and make savings and transitional arrangements; and make consequential amendments to various Acts; and for related purposes.
Status Referred to Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review
For details refer to the Commencement Clause of the Bill
Bill History
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Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Paper
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Conference of Managers
Notes
Bill debated cognately with the Legal Profession Uniform Law Application (Levy) Bill 2020 with this being the principal bill. 1. Bill discharged and referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform legislation and Statutes Review as per Standing Order 126(1).