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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 15 October 2019.

Below are bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 10 September 2019.

New Bills released

Consumer Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

An omnibus bill that makes a range of changes to consumer legislation related to domestic building contracts, pets in residential tenancies, the rollout of the solar homes program, fundraising and other matters.

Crimes Amendment (Trespass) Bill 2019

Creates offences relating to trespass on land with intent to undertake activities that interfere with activities involving animals. 

Land (Revocation of Reservations) Bill 2019

Provides for the revocation of permanent reservations of Crown land related to the expansions of Frankston Hospital and Camberwell Primary School, the status of land near Corio Bay and arrangements for Coleraine Racecourse.

Owners Corporations and Other Acts Amendment Bill 2019

Makes a range of changes to the regulation and operation of owners corporations.

Wildlife Amendment (Protection of Birds) Bill 2019

Amends the Wildlife Act 1975 to protect certain birds, to prohibit the hunting, taking or destruction of those birds and make further provision for other activities relating to birds.

 

Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council)

Dangerous Goods Amendment (Penalty Reform) Bill 2019

Health Legislation Amendment and Repeal Bill 2019

Marine and Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Rail Safety Legislation Amendment (National Services Delivery and Related Reforms) Bill 2019

 

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

Children Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Amendment Bill 2019

Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Amendment Bill 2019

Owner Drivers and Forestry Contractors Amendment Bill 2019

 

Defeated in the Council

Public Administration Amendment Bill 2019

 

Legislation & Bills

In this section you can find links to Victorian Legislation and Bills. To learn more about the legislative process go to how a law is made. 

Bills

Bills this Week

Here you can see which bills are being released, debated and passed when parliament is sitting.

Bills

Here you will find Bills from the current year and their current status. Explanatory memoranda are also contained here.
Select Parliamentary Documents > Bills

Bills Archive

The archive contains Bills from 1996 onwards. Explanatory memoranda for archived Bills are only available online from 2003 onwards.
Select Parliamentary Documents > Archive

Bill Status List

The Bill Status List details the current status of all Bills considered by the Parliament this year.
Select Parliamentary Documents > Bills Status List

 

Legislation (Acts and Statutory Rules)

Current Acts — Victorian Law Today

Victorian Law Today contains all Acts and Statutory Rules that are currently in operation in Victoria. These are the updated versions incorporating amendments. You should look here to find the law as it is today.
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All Acts by Year — Victorian Statute Book

Victorian Statute Book contains all Acts passed since 1851. These are the original versions of principal and amending Acts as they were passed and do not contain details of updates. Original versions of Statutory Rules are also found here.
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Acts Commencement Information

For details of when Acts came into operation.
Select Legislative Information > Commencement Information Acts