Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This Member’s bill provides a regulation-making power to set up safe areas around specific abortion facilities on a case-by-case basis.

Current status

Royal Assent given 18 March 2022.
Enacted as the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/8)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Member's bill

All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 310-2
Introduced 28 July 2020
First reading 10 March 2021
Select Committee Health Committee
Public submissions due 28 April 2021
Select Committee report back 28 October 2021
Second reading 15 February 2022
Committee of the whole House 2 March 2022
Third reading 16 March 2022
Royal Assent 18 March 2022
Enacted as Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/8)
Divided No

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