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 7 February 2017.
See bills Parliament acted on last sitting week below.
New Bills introduced
Amends the Corrections Act 1991 to introduce parole reforms for offenders who murder a police officer, and changes parole and sentencing arrangements for fatal offences where no body or remains have been located.
Amends the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997 to reflect some changes recommended in the Victorian Law Reform Commission’s review of the Act.
Establishes the Victorian Planning Authority as a principal advisory body to Government on strategic planning issues, and abolishes the Growth Areas Authority.
Makes arrangements for a registration scheme for building practitioners, amends the building permit levy scheme, sets out penalties in cases of illegal works or demolitions, and related offences in those cases.
Establishes a scheme whereby allegations of misconduct involving a child by an employee of, or connected to, particular entities with care of or contact with children, must be reported to relevant authorities.
Bills passed the Assembly (go to the Council next)
Bills passed Parliament (go to the Governor for royal assent next)
- Last Updated: Monday, 12 December 2016 10:59