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Freedom of Information Amendment Bill 2003

Bill No. 206
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to make a minor amendment to the Freedom of Information Act 1992 that will have a significant effect on the effective application of the Act. This will enable the release of requested documents that are currently exempt under Schedule 1, Clause 5(1)(b).

Private Members Bill introduced by Hon. James (Jim) Alan Scott MLC

Status Assented to
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 19 Nov 2004 as Act No. 56 of 2004
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/16/2003  
First Reading 09/16/2003  
Second Reading 10/22/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/27/2004  
Consideration in Detail 10/27/2004  
Amendments adopted 10/27/2004  
Third Reading 10/27/2004  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 06/26/2003  
First Reading 06/26/2003  
Second Reading 06/26/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 09/11/2003  
Committee of the whole 09/11/2003  
Amendments adopted 09/11/2003  
Third Reading 09/11/2003  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Assembly sent to the Legislative Council  10/28/2004  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Council  11/11/2004  

There is no Explanatory Memorandum for this Bill.
1. This Bill comes into operation on the date on which it receives Royal Assent.