Legislation Committee

Function and Operation

The function of the Legislation Committee was to consider in detail a Bill or series of related Bills referred to the Committee by the Council and to report to the Council on the Committees consideration of the Bill, which could include any recommendations for amendments to the Bill(s). Bills could be referred to the Legislation Committee at any time after the second reading and before the third reading stage.

The provisions of the Standing Orders relating to the Legislation Committee were removed in October 2010 and the Committee ceased to exist.

Reports from the 56th Parliament

December 2008 Water(Commonwealth Powers) Bill 2008  Report including transcripts.pdf 223.83 Kb
December 2008 Assisted Reproductive Treatment Bill 2008  Report including transcripts.pdf 323.92 Kb
February 2008 Criminal Procedure Legislation Amendment Bill 2007  Report including transcripts.pdf 172.22 Kb
December 2007 Liquor Control Reform Amendment Bill 2007 (Clauses 22 to 28)  Report including transcripts.pdf 66.41 Kb

Reports from 55th Parliament 

April 2006 Disability Bill 2006  Report including transcripts.pdf 828.50 Kb
April 2006 Education and Training Reform Bill 2006  Report including transcripts.pdf 341.07 Kb