Mental Health and Cognitive Impairment Forensic Provisions Act 2020 No 12

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
28 March 2021 28 March 2021 IA sec 30C
24 March 2021 24 March 2021 2021 No 4
27 October 2020 27 October 2020 2020 No 31
28 September 2020 28 September 2020 2020 No 26
23 June 2020 23 June 2020

This Act has been amended by sec 30C of the Interpretation Act 1987 No 15.

Mental Health and Cognitive Impairment Forensic Provisions Act 2020 No 12

Assented to 23.06.2020.

Date of commencement, 27.3.2021, sec 2 and 2021 (116) LW 19.3.2021.

COVID-19 Legislation Amendment (Stronger Communities and Health) Act 2021 No 4

Assented to 24.03.2021.

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

Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous) Act 2020 No 31

Assented to 27.10.2020.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.5, assent, sec 2(1).

Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Crimes) Act 2020 No 26

Assented to 28.09.2020.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

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Sec 9

Am 2021 No 4, Sch 2[1].

Sec 77

Am 2021 No 4, Sch 2[2].

Sec 167

Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

Sch 2

Am 2021 No 4, Sch 2[3] [4].

Sch 3

Am 2020 No 26, Sch 1.12[1]–[3]; 2020 No 31, Sch 2.5. Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

Mental Health and Cognitive Impairment Forensic Provisions Bill 2020

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Government Bill
Introduced LA: 03 June 2020 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Passed LA: 16 June 2020
Introduced LC for concurrence: 16 June 2020
Passed by both Houses: 16 June 2020 PDF icon PBBH

Assent date: 23 June 2020 PDF icon 2020 No 12