yesterday afternoon the second reading proceeded, and the amendments were passed without further amendment, to be tabled in the Upper House. C'est la vie; we NEED to be lobbying the Upper House members HARD!! It is the 2nd item in Orders of the Day on the Upper House agenda, when they resume at 2pm on Tue 19th of August. Cate :-)
15. CRIMINAL ORGANISATIONS CONTROL AND OTHER ACTS AMENDMENT BILL 2014 —http://www.legislation.vic.gov.au/domino/Web_Notes/LDMS/PubPDocs.nsf/a8ec6d6ff0f224e1ca256dac007d7747/27812860EA2C41F1CA257D2D00263178/$FILE/14vp197.pdf
Order read for resuming debate on question — That this Bill be now read a second time.
Question — That this Bill be now read a second time and a third time — put and agreed to.
Bill sent to the Legislative Council and their agreement requested.
NOTICE PAPER No. 185
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
The President takes the Chair at 2.00 p.m.
ORDERS OF THE DAYhttp://www.legislation.vic.gov.au/domino/Web_Notes/LDMS/PubPDocs.nsf/83dbd841b8e9f821ca256dac007c561e/9ED49B9531DF839ACA257D2D002867AB/$FILE/NP18514.pdf
2*. CRIMINAL ORGANISATIONS CONTROL AND OTHER ACTS AMENDMENT BILL 2014 —
(from Assembly — Mr O’Donohue) — Second reading — Resumption of debate.