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Judges’ Pensions Amendment (Pension Not Payable for Misconduct) Bill 2020


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
PATRICK, Sen Rex

Summary

Amends the Judges' Pensions Act 1968 to cease the payment of a retired judge's pension where they have engaged in serious misconduct while serving as a judge.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/10/20  
Second reading moved 06/10/20  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (11/11/2020): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 15 of 2020
  • Referred to Committee (03/12/2020): Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee; Report due 20/05/2021