The Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety (the Committee) invites written submissions, from interested organisations and individuals, to its inquiry into the Crimes (Consent) Amendment Bill 2018.
The Inquiry’s terms of reference (T of R) are available at: http://www.parliament.act.gov.au/in-committees/standing-committees-current-assembly/standing-committee-on-justice-and-community-safety/inquiry-into-the-crimes-consent-amendment-bill-2018
Written submissions should be lodged with the Committee Secretary by close of business on Friday 14 September 2018.
The Committee prefers all submissions to be lodged in electronic form (Word format), although handwritten submissions are acceptable. All submissions, including those sent electronically, must include a name, an email address, a postal address and a telephone contact number. Personal contact details will not be published.
Submissions should be forwarded to:
The Committee Secretary, Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety,Legislative Assembly for the ACT, GPO Box 1020, CANBERRA ACT 2601.
Further information on lodging a submission is available at: http://www.parliament.act.gov.au/in-committees/Getting-involved.
For further information please refer to the Committee inquiry homepage or contact the Committee Secretary, Andrew Snedden on (02) 6205 0199.
At its meeting on Tuesday 8 May 2018, the Assembly resolved the Crimes (Consent) Amendment Bill 2018 be referred to the Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety for inquiry and report by the last sitting day in October 2018.
|Terms of Reference||PDF (185.0 KB)||Word (94.5 KB)|
|01 - Patricia Easteal||PDF (728.5 KB)|
|02 - Caroline Le Couteur||PDF (7.7 MB)|
|03 - ACT Bar Association||PDF (538.8 KB)|
|04 - Greg Tannahill||PDF (332.6 KB)|
|05 - Lauryn Roberts||PDF (267.4 KB)|
|06 - Diane Call||PDF (267.6 KB)|
|07 - Alan Cory and Janet Gibson||PDF (241.8 KB)|
|08 - Joel Dignam||PDF (274.3 KB)|
|Media Release - Call for submissions on proposed amendment of the sexual consent provisions of ACT criminal law Crimes (Consent) Amendment Bill 2018 (21 August 2018)||PDF (490.4 KB)||Word (77.0 KB)|