Victorian Pandemic Bill Passed
Victorian Pandemic Bill Passed. In a bill which has already passed through the state's Lower House, the state's premier would be able to place Victoria under a. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has been pushing to get the pandemic laws through.
None of Victoria's new restrictions on international arrivals would have been possible without a legal instrument. There are key areas in this significant piece of legislation where Last Wednesday, the Victorian government introduced a fast-tracked bill into Parliament that would create a legal framework for dealing with future pandemics. Health Minister Martin Foley says the emergence of Omicron has shown how urgent the Omicron highlights pandemic bill urgency, Foley says.
The Victorian government's pandemic bill could pass as soon as today, with a key crossbencher throwing their support behind the contentious legislation.
The Public Health and Wellbeing Amendment (Pandemic Management).
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has been pushing to get the pandemic laws through. Pandemic bill debate continues, government confident it now has the numbers. The pandemic bill is being debated in State Parliament after Rod Barton from the Transport Matters Party negotiated significant concessions to the proposed laws.