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Consumer Credit (Western Australia) Amendment Bill 2002

Bill No. 167
Long Title The Bill makes amendments to the Consumer Credit (Western Australia) Act 1996. The amendments will enable Western Australia to adopt the national Uniform Consumer Credit Code, as in force from time to time in Queensland under the Appendix of the Consumer Credit (Queensland) Act 1994. The Consumer Credit Code provides protection for all users of consumer credit. Financial Institutions and credit providers who provide credit for personal, domestic or household purposes are required to comply with the Code.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 30 Jun 2003 as Act No. 43 of 2003. 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)
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 12/04/2002  
First Reading 12/04/2002  
Second Reading 12/04/2002  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 02/25/2003  
Consideration in Detail 02/27/2003  
Amendments adopted 03/18/2003  
Third Reading 03/20/2003  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 04/03/2003  
Second Reading 04/03/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/24/2003  
Committee of the whole 06/24/2003  
Amendments adopted 06/24/2003  
Third Reading 06/24/2003  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  06/25/2003  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and General Purposes.  04/03/2003 1/2 
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  06/25/2003  

1. Standing Order 230A applies until 02/05/2003.
2. Tabled Report No. 9 on 06/05/2003.