Department of the Legislative Assembly

Statute Law Revision and Repeals Bill 2019

Status - Key Documents - Submissions - Public Briefing - Tabled Papers - Report -  Contact

On 14 August 2019 the Legislative Assembly referred the Statute Law Revision and Repeals Bill 2019 to the Social 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 SPSC@nt.gov.au by close of business Wednesday, 4 September.

Status

Report Tabled and Government Response Received

Key Documents

Statute Law Revision and Repeals Bill 2019 (Serial 99)
Explanatory Statement 
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights
The Acts to be amended by this Bill can be viewed through the NT Legislation Database

Submissions

Submission 1 - Law Society NT

Public Briefing

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

Tabled Papers

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice - Responses to Written Questions - 24 September 2019

Report

Inquiry into the Statute Law Revision and Repeals Bill 2019 - 1 October 2019
Associated Minutes of Proceedings
Government Response - Recommendation 2 - 15 October 2019

Contact

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

Last updated: 15 Oct 2019