This bill clarifies that discriminating against a person for having or using a disability assist dog is discriminating against the person on the basis of their disability.
Royal Assent given 09 May 2022.
Enacted as the Human Rights (Disability Assist Dogs Non-Discrimination) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/18)
|Bill type||Member's bill|
|Introduced||8 April 2021|
|First reading||22 September 2021|
|Select Committee||Social Services and Community Committee|
|Public submissions due||10 November 2021|
|Select Committee report back||16 March 2022|
|Second reading||6 April 2022|
|Committee of the whole House||13 April 2022|
|Third reading||4 May 2022|
|Royal Assent||9 May 2022|
|Enacted as||Human Rights (Disability Assist Dogs Non-Discrimination) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/18)|
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