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Commonwealth Powers (De Facto Relationships) Bill 2003

Bill No. 239
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to refer legislative power to the Commonwealth Parliament in relation to the superannuation interests of de facto partners whose relationship has broken down for the purposes of section 51(xxxvii) of the Commonwealth Constitution.
Status Bill Lapsed
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/22/2003  
First Reading 10/22/2003  
Second Reading 10/22/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/03/2003  
Third Reading 12/03/2003  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 12/04/2003  
Second Reading 12/04/2003  
Second Reading Speech   

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and General Purposes.  12/04/2003 1 
Legislative Council Second Reading - Committee Report Tabled  04/06/2004  
Bill Lapsed  01/23/2005 2 

1. SO 230A applies until 2 January 2003. Time to report extended to first sitting day in April 2004. Reporting time further extended to 6 April 2004. Report 14 tabled 6 April 2004.
2. 36th Parliament prorogued and Legislative Assembly dissolved 23 January 2005.