Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Licensing (Director-General) Repeal Bill 2019

Status - Key Documents - Public Briefing - Report - Contact

On 28 November 2019 the Legislative Assembly referred the Licensing (Director-General) Repeal Bill 2019 to the Legislation Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms of Reference by 24 March 2020.

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, 29 January 2020


Report Tabled

Key Documents

Licensing (Director-General) Repeal Bill 2019
Explanatory Statement
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights

This Bill repeals and amends a number of Acts and subordinate legislation which can all be accessed at

Public Briefing

Public Briefing Schedule - Monday 9 December 2019
Public Briefing Transcript - Monday 9 December 2019


Inquiry into the Licensing (Director-General) Repeal Bill 2019 - 14 February 2020
Associated Minutes of Proceedings


Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1485
Email: Contact

Last updated: 14 Feb 2020