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 day is Tuesday 2 May 2017.

Below are bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 21 March 2017.

New Bills released

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Public Order) Bill 2017

Gives Victoria Police powers to deal with disturbances of the peace.

Family Violence Protection Amendment (Information Sharing) Bill 2017

Establishes an information sharing scheme so that relevant organisations can share information about family violence with the view of preventing or reducing family violence, and provides a framework for achieving consistency in family violence risk assessments and management.

Land Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

Updates arrangements relating to the conversion of general land law and recordings in the Register of land, changes arrangements for registering subdivision plans, and amends the release of information from land valuations records.

Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Amendment (Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner) Bill 2017

Establishes the Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner and provides for a regional rehabilitation strategy.

WorkSafe Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

Updates several workplace safety related Acts associated with compensation provisions, worksite inspection arrangements, calculations for various payments and related changes.


Passed Parliament (will now go to the Governor for royal assent)

Urban Renewal Authority Victoria Amendment (Development Victoria) Bill 2016

Wrongs Amendment (Organisational Child Abuse) Bill 2016

Education and Care Services National Law Amendment Bill 2017

Victorian Planning Authority Bill 2016


Passed Council with amendments (will now go to the Assembly)

Parliamentary Budget Officer Bill 2016


Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council)

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Miscellaneous Amendment Bill 2017

Family Violence Protection Amendment Bill 2017

Jury Directions and Other Acts Bill 2017

Ports and Marine Legislation Amendment Bill 2017