Plain Language Bill

About this bill

This bill promotes the use of plain English in official documents and websites.

Current status

Passed first reading 15 February 2022, now with the Governance and Administration Committee (currently before committee).
Submissions due 31 March 2022

Member of Parliament responsible

Rachel Boyack

Bill type

Member's bill


All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 70-1
Introduced 23 September 2021
First reading 15 February 2022
Select Committee Governance and Administration Committee
Public submissions due 31 March 2022
Divided No

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