Wills Amendment (International Wills) Bill 2011

Terms of Reference

On 27 March 2012, the Legislative Council agreed to the following motion:

That the Wills Amendment (International Wills) Bill 2011 be referred to the Legal and Social Issues Legislation Committee for inquiry, consideration and report by 20 June 2012, and in particular, to examine the practical benefits to Victorians of having a simplified process of recognition of international Wills in Victoria, noting the large number of Victorians either born overseas or who have family residing overseas.

Links to a copy of the Bill and the second reading speech debates from both houses are below:

pdf Wills Amendment (International Wills) Bill 2011.pdf 84.47 Kb

pdf Second Reading debates.pdf 2.86 Mb