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Swimming Pool Fencing

Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:13 Mar 2002
Tabling date:17 Dec 2002
Deadline for submissions:26 Dec 2002
Date Ended:17 Dec 2002
Committee:Environment and Public Affairs Committee (2001 - 2005)
House:Legislative Council
Important Information:
Terms of Reference:At a meeting held on Wednesday, March 13 2002 the Environment and Public Affairs Committee (Committee) established an inquiry into private swimming pool safety and fencing with the following terms of reference:

The Committee initiate an inquiry to identify provisions of written laws that apply to private swimming pools and those requirements intended to prevent child drownings (sic) or serious accidents and that it report its findings and recommendations (if any) about the adequacy and appropriateness of the law, and the extent to which it should be applied in particular circumstances, as a means of ensuring the safety of children when present on private properties that have a swimming pool.

Submission Number Submitting person/organisation
No submissions
Related Documents/Response to Questions on Notice:
Unless a venue is specified, hearings are held at the
Legislative Council Committee Rooms Ground Floor, 18-32 Parliament Place, West Perth

21 Oct 200209:00 AMLegislative Council Committee Office, 1110 Hay Street, West PerthSwimming Pool and Spa Association WA, Kidsafe WA, Royal Life Saving Society
Related Transcripts of Evidence:

No documents found

Related Reports:
Report No Title Date tabled Related documents
6 Swimming Pool Fencing17 Dec 2002