+-Legislation Bill 2021 introduced into Parliament
Legislation Bill 2021
was introduced into Parliament on the 29th April 2021.
The purpose of this bill is to provide for public access to Western Australian legislation; and to provide for the official status of published versions of Western Australian legislation; and to provide for Western Australian legislation to be kept in an up-to-date form and consistent with current drafting practice; and repeal the Reprints Act 1984.
See also WA Reprint Powers Discussion Paper.
+-Provisions not yet in force
There has been a change to the way uncommenced provisions are shown in legislation published on this website. For further details see Acts in force or Subsidiary legislation in force information.
+-Changes to copyright arrangements for Western Australian legislation
On November 13, 2019 the Attorney General made a statement in Parliament announcing the granting of a creative commons licence for this website.
For further details, please see:
+-New numbering and referencing regime for certain instruments published in Gazette
A new numbering regime for various instruments (principally subsidiary legislation and some related instruments) published in the Gazette was introduced on 1 January 2020. This affects how these instruments are referenced in legislation.
For further details, please see the new numbering regime.
+-State Law Publisher Services
PCO assumed responsibility for the hosting of this website from the State Law Publisher in 2018.
The following services are now provided by the Department of the Premier and Cabinet: