Harmful Digital Communications (Unauthorised Posting of Intimate Visual Recording) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill makes it an offence for a person to post a digital communication comprising intimate visual recordings of another person.

Current status

Royal Assent given 08 March 2022.
Enacted as the Harmful Digital Communications (Unauthorised Posting of Intimate Visual Recording) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/3)

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Bill type

Member's bill


All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 305-3
Introduced 2 July 2020
First reading 10 March 2021
Select Committee Justice Committee
Public submissions due 23 April 2021
Select Committee report back 8 September 2021
Second reading 10 November 2021
Committee of the whole House 15 February 2022
Third reading 2 March 2022
Royal Assent 8 March 2022
Enacted as Harmful Digital Communications (Unauthorised Posting of Intimate Visual Recording) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/3)
Divided No

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