The Government of Western Australia


+-Legislation Bill 2021 introduced into Parliament

The 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.

+-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.