Law Reform Submissions

2017

  • Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission on the Inquiry into Incarceration Rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in pdf and word
  • Comment on the Sentencing Amendment (Phasing out of Suspended Sentences) Bill 2017 (September 2017) in pdf and word
  • Submission to the Tasmanian Law Reform Institute on Responding to the Problem of Recidivist Drink Drivers Issues Paper (August 2017) in pdf and word
  • Submission to the Sentencing Advisory Council on the Mandatory Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Affected Offenders Research Paper (June 2017) in pdf and word
  • Letter to Legislative Councillors calling for rejection of amendments to Anti-Discrimination Amendment Bill 2016 (April 2017) in pdf and word
  • Comment on the Expungement of Historical Offences Bill 2017 (Tas) (March 2017) in pdf and word
  • Submission to the Department of Justice on the Family Violence – Strengthening our Legal Responses Consultation Paper (February 2017) in pdf and word

2016

  • Comment on the Sentencing Amendment (Assaults on Frontline Workers) Bill 2016 (Tas) (October 2016) in pdf and word
  • Comment on the Fines Without Recording Convictions Bill 2016 (Tas) (September 2016) in pdf and word
  • Comment on the Anti-Discrimination Amendment Bill 2016 (Tas) (September 2016) in pdf or word
  • Comment on the Sentencing Legislation Amendment Bill 2016 (Tas) (August 2016) in pdf or word
  • Submission to Equal Opportunity Tasmania on reforms to the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1999 (Tas) (April 2016) in pdf or Word

2015

  • Submission to the Sentencing Advisory Council on the Phasing out of Suspended Sentences Consultation Paper (October 2015) in pdf or Word
  • Comment on the Firearms (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2015 (April 2015) in pdf or Word
  • Comment on the Draft Corrections Amendment (Parole Board) Bill 2015 (February 2015) in pdf or Word

2014

  • Submission to the Office of the Anti-Discrimination Commissioner on Historic Convictions Discussion Paper (December 2014) in pdf or Word

2013

  • Letter to Legislative Councillors in support of further debate of Same-Sex Marriage Bill 2012 (October 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Submission to the Parliamentary Standing Committee Inquiry into Mandatory Alcohol Interlock Regulations (October 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Letter to Legislative Councillors in support of amendments to Anti-Discrimination Act 1998 (Tas) (September 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Submission to the Legislative Council Inquiry into the Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill (July 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation on A Continuum of Care to Prevent Youth Offending and Re-Offending (July 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Sex Offence Sentencing (June 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Pregnancy Termination Law Reform (April 2013) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Voluntary Assisted Dying Law Reform (March 2013) in pdf or Word

2012

  • Consultation into Reform of the Animal Welfare Act 1993 (Tas) (November 2012) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Reform of section 194K Evidence Act 2001 (Tas) (October 2012)  in pdf or Word
  • Letter to Legislative Councillors in support of Same-Sex Marriage Bill 2012 (September 2012) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Reform of the Police Offices Act 1935 (September 2012) pdf or Word
  • Inquiry into Reform of National Security Legislation (August 2012) in pdf or Word
  • Consultation into Sentencing of Assaults against Emergency Service Workers Submission (August 2012)