This Bill was introduced to the Victorian Parliament on 6 December 2011.  It has passed through the Legislative Assembly and been sent to the Legislative Council for approval.   It is now in it’s second reading or debate stage. 

The Minister who introduced the Bill explains its importance and what it will do in his second reading speech.

You can read the full text of the Bill and a detailed explanatory memorandum, here.

As this is a government Bill we can expect it will pass in due course and its provisions will be incorporated into the law of Victoria.

Michael Eburn
13 February 2012.