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 4 May 2021.

Below are bills Parliament considered during the sitting week of 16 March. 

 

New bills released

Non-Emergency Patient Transport Amendment Bill 2021

Introduces a licensing system and regulates non-emergency patient transport services and first aid services. The bill also increases penalties for certain offences and introduces new offences.

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Cross-boundary Greenhouse Gas Titles and Other Matters) Amendment Bill 2021

Enables storage of greenhouse gas in offshore geological storage formations that cross the jurisdictional boundary of Victorian and Commonwealth waters.

Transport Legislation Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2021

Makes a range of amendments to transport legislation relating to bus safety, the delivery of infrastructure projects, authorised fisheries officers, road safety laws and other matters in the transport portfolio.

Zero and Low Emission Vehicle Distance-based Charge Bill 2021

Requires registered operators of zero and low-emission vehicles to pay a per-kilometre charge for the use of the vehicles on certain roads, starting on 1 July 2021.

 

Passed the Assembly (will now go to the Council) 

Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment Bill 2021

Industrial Relations Legislation Amendment Bill 2021

Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Amendment (Arbitration) Bill 2021

 

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

Education and Training Reform Amendment (Miscellaneous) Bill 2020

Justice Legislation Amendment (System Enhancements and Other Matters) Bill 2021

Planning and Environment Amendment Bill 2021

Spent Convictions Bill 2020