Enhancing Identity Verification and Border Processes Legislation Bill

About this bill

This bill is an omnibus bill to strengthen the ability of agencies within the wider justice community to perform their functions related to law enforcement, including the detention of restricted patients, special patients, special care recipients, and other offenders.

Current status

Royal Assent given 21 August 2017.
Enacted as the Enhancing Identity Verification and Border Processes Legislation Act 2017 (2017/42)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 51
Ref 147-3
Introduced 24 August 2016
First reading 13 September 2016
Select Committee Law and Order Committee
Public submissions due 26 October 2016
Select Committee report back 13 March 2017
Second reading 4 July 2017
Committee of the whole House 15 August 2017
Third reading 16 August 2017
Royal Assent 21 August 2017
Enacted as Enhancing Identity Verification and Border Processes Legislation Act 2017 (2017/42)
Divided No

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