Bills this Week

This page lists bills Parliament is working on during a sitting week. You can access all Victorian bills and laws on the legislation website. To learn more about the legislative process, go to how a law is made.

Parliament is not sitting this week. Parliament next sits Tuesday 11 October 2016. See below for Bills Parliament acted on last sitting week.

 

New Bills released

Alpine Resorts Legislation Amendment Bill 2016

Abolishes the management boards of the Lake Mountain and Mount Baw Baw alpine resorts, and replaces them with a new board to manage both resorts, to be called the Southern Alpine Resort Management Board.

Child Wellbeing and Safety Amendment (Oversight and Enforcement of Child Safe Standards) Bill 2016

Provides for the oversight and enforcement of compliance with standards regarding child safety by various entities with responsibilities under child safety legislation.

Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation Bill 2016

Updates the governance, management, powers and object of the body that administers the Lord Mayor’s Fund, a charitable body supporting hospitals and various charities.

Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Bill 2016

Sets out a scheme of medical treatment planning, including treatment decision-making arrangements for people without decision-making capacity, changes the approval procedures regarding electroconvulsive treatments of adults without decision-making capacity.

Food Amendment (Kilojoule Labelling Scheme and Other Matters) Bill 2016

Provides for a kilojoule labelling scheme for food sold at chain food stores and supermarkets, and makes related miscellaneous and technical amendments to the Food Act 1984.

Victorian Fisheries Authority Bill 2016

Establishes the Victorian Fisheries Authority, and enables it to perform functions and powers under the Fisheries Act 1995.

 

Bill amended in Council (amendments to be considered by Assembly)

Tobacco Amendment Bill 2016

 

Bills passed Assembly (go to the Council next)

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Amendment Bill 2016

Corrections Legislation Amendment Bill 2016

Estate Agents Amendment (Underquoting) Bill 2016

Equal Opportunity Amendment (Religious Exceptions) Bill 2016

Crimes Amendment (Carjacking and Home Invasion) Bill 2016

 

Bill passed Parliament (Royal Assent is next)

Livestock Disease Control Amendment Bill 2016

 

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016