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 24 July 2018.

Below are bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 19 June 2018.

New Bills released

Environment Protection Amendment Bill 2018

Repeals the Environment Protection Act 1970 and replaces it with a new legislative framework for the protection of the environment and human health.

Firearms Amendment (Silencers) Bill 2018

Amends the Firearms Act 1996 to establish a system permitting the posession, use, carriage, acquisition and registration of silencers and establish requirements for the secure storage of silencers.

Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendment Bill 2018

An omnibus bill that makes a range of miscellaneous changes to justice legislation including criminal procedure, evidence and sentencing laws.

Justice Legislation (Police and Other Matters) Bill 2018

An omnibus bill that makes a number of changes to justice legislation including amendments to firearms, drugs, and DNA testing laws.

Prevention of Family Violence Bill 2018

Establishes the Family Violence Protection Agency and sets out its functions, powers and duties.

Racing Amendment (Integrity and Disciplinary Structures) Bill 2018

Establishes a Victorian Racing Integrity Board and Victorian Racing Tribunal and makes other operational and technical amendments to racing legislation.

Toll Fine Enforcement Bill 2018

Amends the EastLink Project Act 2004 and the Melbourne City Link Act 1995 to make the enforcement of fines for unpaid tolls fairer. 

Victorian Industry Participation Policy (Local Jobs First) Amendment Bill 2018

Legislates local content requirements for government projects and establishes the Local Jobs First Commissioner.


Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council)

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Amendment Bill 2018

Justice Legislation Amendment (Family Violence Protection and Other Matters) Bill 2018

Local Government Bill 2018

Public Administration Amendment (Public Sector Redundancies and Other Matters) Bill 2018


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

Advancing the Treaty Process with Aboriginal Victorians Bill 2018

Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2017

Marine and Coastal Bill 2017

Serious Offenders Bill 2018