Western Australian Jobs Bill 2017

Bill No.18

SynopsisThe purpose of this bill is to use the State Government procurement process to enhance local industry participation in the supply of goods and services to or for agencies of the State, with a particular focus on benefits to small and medium enterprises.

StatusAssented to 12/13/2017
Royal Assent given 13 Dec 2017 as Act No. 18 of 2017. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/06/2017  
First Reading 09/06/2017  
Second Reading 09/06/2017  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/19/2017  
Consideration in Detail 10/19/2017  
Third Reading 10/19/2017  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/31/2017  
First Reading 10/31/2017  
Second Reading 10/31/2017  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/05/2017  
Committee of the whole 12/05/2017  
Third Reading 12/06/2017