Department of the Legislative Assembly

Animal Protection Bill

Status - Key Documents - Submissions -  Public Briefings and Hearings - Tabled Papers - Report -  Contact

On 8 February 2018 the Legislative Assembly referred the Animal Protection Bill to the Social Policy Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms  of Reference by 1 May 2018.

Status

Report Tabled and Government Response Received

Key Documents

Animal Protection Bill, Serial 44, 8 February 2018
Explanatory Statement 
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights

Submissions

Submission 1 - Ms Sylvia Kendall
Submission 2 - Humane Research Australia Inc.
Submission 3 - Department of Tourism and Culture
Submission 4 - Mr Jean-Remi Campion
Submission 5 - Confidential
Submission 16 - Charles Darwin University Animal Ethics Committee
Submission 17 - Animals Australia
Submission 21 -  Northern Territory Cattlemen's Association Inc.
Submission 25 - The Animal Law Institute
Submission 28 - RSPCA
Submission 31 - Ms Diana Thompson and Mr Paul Sedman
Submission 32 - Australian Veterinary Association
Submission 33 - Northern Land Council
Submission 34 - Lawyers for Animals
Form Submissions A: Submission 6 - Ms Kate Wales; Submission 7 - Ms Jessica Bool; Submission 8 - Ms Sarah Holdsworth; Submission 9 - Ms Sharon Doidge; Submission 10 - Ms Haylee Burley; Submission 11 - Ms Tracy Kenworthy; Submission 12 - Ms Danielle Fisher; Submission 13 - Ms Barbara Boyns; Submission 14 - Mr Grant Wales; Submission 15 - Ms Kellie Wooldridge; Submission 18 - Ms Zoe Sinclair; Submission 19 - Ms Rebecca Egan; Submission 23 - Ms Sally Weir; Submission 24 - Ms Emily Wooldridge; Submission 26 - Ms Margaret Buckley; Submission 27 - Ms Sue Jellis; Submission 29 - Ms Emily Jellis; Submission 30 - Ms Naomi Oliver
Form Submissions B: Submission 20 - Ms Keri-Ann Laurence; Submission 21 - Mr Bardia Bodaghi

Public Briefings and Hearings

Public Briefing Schedule, 19 February 2018
Transcript - Public Briefing, 19 February 2018
Public Hearing Schedule, 9 April 2018 
Transcript - Public Hearing - 9 April 2018

Tabled Papers

Department of Primary Industry and Resources - Response to Written Questions - 9 April 2018

Report

Inquiry into the Animal Protection Bill 2018 - 1 May 2018
Associated Minutes of Proceedings
Government Response - 30 October 2018 

Contact

Ms Julia Knight
Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
DARWIN NT 0801 
Telephone:  (08) 8901 4149
Email: Contact

Last updated: 31 Oct 2018