Family Court (Family Court Associates) Legislation Bill

Public submissions for this bill close on Wednesday 14 September 2022.

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About this bill

This omnibus bill is intended to improve outcomes for people participating in Family Court proceedings, particularly children, by creating a new role to take on some of the Family Court Judges’ workload in order to reduce delay.

Current status

Passed first reading 02 August 2022, now with the Justice Committee (currently before committee).
Submissions due 14 September 2022

Members of Parliament responsible

Hon Kiritapu Allan

Bill type

Government bill


All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 148-1
Introduced 5 July 2022
First reading 2 August 2022
Select Committee Justice Committee
Public submissions due 14 September 2022
Divided No

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