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

Bill No. 87
Synopsis The 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.
Status Legislative Council Second Reading
Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill
Bill History
Acts Amended by this Bill (Blue Bills)
Related Committee Activity
Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Paper
Messages regarding this Bill
Legislative Assembly Date
Introduced 15 Aug 2018 
First Reading 15 Aug 2018 
Second Reading 15 Aug 2018 
Second Reading Agreed 27 Nov 2018 
Consideration in Detail 27 Nov 2018 
Third Reading 27 Nov 2018 
Legislative Council Date
Introduced 05 Dec 2018 
First Reading 05 Dec 2018 
Second Reading 05 Dec 2018 
Superseded Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Papers (SNPs)
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Conference of Managers