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. The next sitting week begins on Tuesday 8 August 2017.
Below are bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 20 June 2017.
New Bills released
Seeks to create an offence relating to ramming police vehicles and make provisions in relation to sentencing for that offence.
Seeks to facilitate the supply of affordable housing, modifies the requirements to amend wind farm planning permits and makes miscellaneous amendments to other building-related legislation.
Makes a range of changes to hospital and health service governance arrangements to seek to improve safety and eliminate avoidable harm in hospitals.
Creates a new Act which aims to protect the Yarra River and surrounding land, sets out a strategic plan for the management of the Yarra River, establishes the Birrarung Council to report to the minister on the strategic plan, and recognises the connection of traditional owners to the river and its land.
Council returned Bill to Assembly with suggested amendments
Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council)
Passed Parliament (will now go to the Governor for royal assent)
- Last Updated: Monday, 26 June 2017 09:47