Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Transport Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Status - Key Documents - SubmissionsPublic Briefing - Tabled Papers - ReportContact

On 7 August 2019 the Legislative Assembly referred the Transport Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 to the Economic Policy Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms  of Reference by 15 October 2019.

The Committee encourages all interested people to provide their comments and feedback on the Bill.

The Committee is to inquire into and report on:
a) whether the Assembly should pass the Bill;
b) whether the Assembly should amend the Bill;
c) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the rights and liberties of individuals; and
d) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the institution of Parliament.

Submissions should be sent to by close of business Wednesday, 4 September 2019.


Report Tabled and Government Response received

Key Documents

Transport Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 (Serial 98)
Explanatory Statement and Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights
Control of Roads Act 1953
Motor Vehicles Act 1949
Traffic Act 1987
Traffic Regulations 1999


Submission No. 1 - Australian Medical Association Northern Territory Inc

Public Briefing

Public Briefing Schedule - 21 August 2019
Transcript - Public Briefing - 21 August 2019

Tabled Papers

Hon Eva Lawler, Minister for Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics - Responses to Written Questions - 26 September 2019


Inquiry into the Transport Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 - 11 October 2019
Associated Minutes of Proceedings
Government Response - 17 October 2019


Dr Jennifer Buckley 
Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1501
Email: Contact

Last updated: 26 Jun 2020