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Prisons Amendment Bill (No.2) 1999

Bill No. 78
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to amend the Prisons Act 1981 by amending section 67(1) of the principal Act enabling a prisoner to send and receive uncensored mail to and from a Member of Parliament whether it be the Member for the area they resided in prior to their imprisonment, the Member for the area in which the prison is located, or a Member with responsibility to a particular portfolio for which the prisoner has concerns.

Private Members Bill introduced by Hon. Stanley (John) Halden MLC

Status Legislative Council Second Reading
This Act comes into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent
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Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 04/22/1999  
First Reading 04/22/1999  
Second Reading 04/22/1999  
Second Reading Speech