Law Reform Committee Review

Law Reform Committee Review

September 2009 REVIEW OF THE MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT (REGISTER OF INTERESTS) ACT 1978 Submission by the Accountability Round Table The submission has been prompted by our consideration of recent public discussion of a fund raising practice that has developed in...
Law Reform Committee Review

Submission to the national consultation on human rights

May 2009 We favour a model for such legislation that resembles those in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, the Australian Capital Territory and Victoria with its Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act (the Charter). The purpose of this submission, however, is...
Law Reform Committee Review

Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission

September 2009 Response to the Australian Law Reform Commission Discussion Paper on Royal Commissions The problem with Royal Commissions: “It is not uncommon for the government in question to use a Royal Commission or other form of official inquiry to set up an...