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Work Health and Safety Bill 2019

Bill No. 155
Synopsis The purpose of this bill is - to make provision about, and in connection with - the health and safety of workers; and health and safety at workplaces; and risks to health and safety arising from work; and dangerous goods and high risk plant; and to make consequential and related amendments to, and repeals of, various written laws; and for related purposes.
Status Referred to Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review
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 27 Nov 2019 
First Reading 27 Nov 2019 
Second Reading 27 Nov 2019 
Second Reading Agreed 19 Feb 2020 
Consideration in Detail 19 Feb 2020 
Amendments adopted 19 Feb 2020 
Third Reading 20 Feb 2020 
Legislative Council Date
Introduced 20 Feb 2020 
First Reading 20 Feb 2020 
Second Reading 20 Feb 2020 
Superseded Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Papers (SNPs)
Comparisons between versions of Bills
Conference of Managers
Bill debated cognately with the Safety Levies Amendment Bill 2019. 1. Bill discharged and referred to the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review under Standing Order 126.