Public Defenders Act 1995 No 28

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
15 July 2015 15 July 2015 2015 No 15
01 July 2015 01 July 2015 2015 No 7
20 May 2014 20 May 2014 2014 No 14
13 September 2011 13 September 2011 2011 No 34
08 December 2008 08 December 2008 2008 No 107
01 November 2007 01 November 2007 2007 No 51
17 May 2006 17 May 2006 2006 No 23
15 June 2005 15 June 2005 2005 No 31
01 January 2000 01 January 2000 1999 No 94

Public Defenders Act 1995 No 28

Assented to 19.06.1995.

Date of commencement, 1.7.1995, sec 2 and GG No 79 of 30.6.1995, p 3435.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 No 15

Assented to 29.06.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, 15.7.2015, sec 2 (3).

Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Legislation Amendment Act 2015 No 7

Assented to 09.06.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 2, 1.7.2015, sec 2 (2) and 2015 (299) LW 19.6.2015.

Courts and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No 14

Assented to 20.05.2014.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.4, assent, sec 2 (1).

Crown Law Officers Legislation Amendment (Retirement Age) Act 2011 No 34

Assented to 13.09.2011.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Courts and Crimes Legislation Further Amendment Act 2008 No 107

Assented to 08.12.2008.

Date of commencement of Sch 25, assent, sec 2 (1).

Crown Law Officers Legislation Amendment (Abolition of Life Tenure) Act 2007 No 51

Assented to 01.11.2007.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Courts Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No 23

Assented to 17.05.2006.

Date of commencement of Sch 9, assent, sec 2 (1).

Courts Legislation Amendment Act 2005 No 31

Assented to 15.06.2005.

Date of commencement of Sch 12, assent, sec 2 (1).

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sentencing) Act 1999 No 94

Assented to 08.12.1999.

Date of commencement of Sch 4.155, 1.1.2000, sec 2 (1) and GG No 144 of 24.12.1999, p 12184.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1999 No 85

Assented to 03.12.1999.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, assent, sec 2 (1).

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Sec 3

Am 2006 No 23, Sch 9 [1]; 2007 No 51, Sch 3 [1]; 2015 No 7, Sch 2.35.

Sec 3A

Ins 2007 No 51, Sch 3 [2].

Sec 6

Am 2006 No 23, Sch 9 [2].

Sec 7

Am 2007 No 51, Sch 3 [3].

Sec 13

Subst 2015 No 15, Sch 3.50 [1].

Sec 17

Am 2014 No 14, Sch 1.4.

Sec 21

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4.

Sch 1

Am 1999 No 94, Sch 4.155; 2005 No 31, Sch 12 [1]; 2007 No 51, Sch 1 [4]–[10]; 2008 No 107, Sch 25 [1] [2]; 2011 No 34, Sch 3 [1]; 2015 No 15, Sch 3.50 [2]–[5].

Sch 2

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4.

Sch 3

Am 2005 No 31, Sch 12 [2] [3]; 2006 No 23, Sch 9 [3] [4]; 2007 No 51, Sch 3 [11]; 2011 No 34, Sch 3 [2] [3].

Public Defenders Bill 1995

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Government Bill
Introduced LC: 30 May 1995 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Assent date: 19 June 1995 PDF icon 1995 No 28