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Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Amendment (Change of Name) Bill 2018

Bill No.87

SynopsisThe purpose of this is to amend the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1998 to improve change of the name processes and minimise exploitation of the current system for fraudulent or criminal activity or other wrongful purposes.

StatusLegislative Council Second Reading 12/05/2018
Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/15/2018  
First Reading 08/15/2018  
Second Reading 08/15/2018  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/27/2018  
Consideration in Detail 11/27/2018  
Third Reading 11/27/2018  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 12/05/2018  
First Reading 12/05/2018  
Second Reading 12/05/2018  
Second Reading Speech