Legislative Assembly

The Legislative Assembly is the Lower House of the Parliament of Victoria. From this page you can access all the information that is specific to the Assembly including the agenda (the notice paper), the minutes (the Votes and Proceedings), members and staff.

The Legislative Assembly next sits on Tuesday, 30 August, 2016.


New bills released in the sitting week 16 to 18 August

Local Government Amendment 2016 

Makes changes to the Local Government Act 1989 so that provisions preventing councillors who are in breach of some elements of the Councillor Code of Conduct from continuing in office, or nominating at a subsequent election, do not come in to effect.

National Domestic Violence Order Scheme Bill 2016

Gives effect to the Victorian components of national domestic violence order scheme. The national scheme seeks to ensure that a domestic violence order made in one jurisdiction is automatically recognised and enforceable across Australia.

Melbourne and Olympic Parks Amendment Bill 2016

Provides for the reservation of land for a bridge across Batman Avenue near the tennis centre. 

Police and Justice Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous) Bill 2016

Clarifies State liability in relation to tort law involving police and PSOs, amends the Victoria Police Act 2013 to make some administrative and clerical changes, and amends various Acts to update references to CrimTrac.

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