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 22 May 2018.

Below are the bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 7 May.

New Bills released

Electoral Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

Changes to early voting procedures, establishes a political donations disclosure and reporting scheme and makes other amendments to electoral legislation. 

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Commonwealth Powers) Bill 2018

Refers powers to the Commonwealth Parliament to enable Victoria to participate in the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse.

Justice Legislation Amendment (Terrorism) Bill 2018

Amends legislation relating to terrorism and violent extremism in response to recommendations made by the Expert Panel on Terrorism and Violent Extremism Prevention and Response Powers.

Serious Offenders Bill 2018

Requires serious offenders who have completed their prison sentence but continue to present an ongoing unacceptable risk of committing a further serious offence to be further supervised or, if necessary, detained.

State Taxation Acts Amendment Bill 2018

Makes a range of changes to taxation arrangements to tie in with budget measures set out in the budget papers.


Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council)

Appropriation (2018-2019) Bill 2018

Appropriation (Parliament 2018-2019) Bill 2018

Liquor and Gambling Legislation Amendment Bill 2018


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

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment Bill 2017

Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2017


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

Long Service Leave Bill 2017

Major Events Legislation Amendment (Ticket Scalping and Other Matters) Bill 2017

Service Victoria Bill 2017