Health, Ageing and Community Services


Standing Committee on Health, Ageing and Community Services

Members: Ms Bec Cody MLA (Chair), Mrs Vicki Dunne MLA (Deputy Chair), Ms Caroline Le Couteur MLA

Committee Secretary: Dr Andréa Cullen

Phone: (02) 620 50136

Email: LACommitteeHACS@parliament.act.gov.au

InquiryStartedStatus
1. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2015-201616 February 2017 (Referred)11 May 2017 (Completed)
2. Inquiry into the Employment of People with Disabilities 1 March 2017 (Self-referred)24 August 2017 (Completed)

4. Inquiry into the implementation, performance and governance of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT

21 November 2017 (Self-referred)

27 November 2018 (Completed)
3. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2016-201726 October 2017 (Referred)15 February 2018
(Completed)

5. Inquiry into the future sustainability of health funding in the ACT

21 November 2017
(Self-referred)
14 December 2018 (Completed)
6. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2017-201825 October 2018 (referred)19 March 2019
(Completed)

7. Inquiry into Drugs of Dependence (Personal Cannabis Use) Amendment Bill

20 February 2019 (referred)6 June 2019 (Completed)
8. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Report 2018-201924 October 2019 (referred)30 March 2020 (Completed)
9. Inquiry into Child and Youth Protection Services (Part 1)16 May 2019 (referred)

On-going

(Interim report released 31 March 2020)

10. Inquiry into Maternity Services in the ACT11 September 2018 (Self-referred)4 June 2020 (Completed)
Inquiry into Child and Youth Protection Services (Part 2)16 May 2019 (referred)On-going

At its meeting of 13 December 2016 the Legislative Assembly resolved to create:

A Standing Committee on Health, Ageing and Community Services to examine matters related to hospitals, community and public health, mental health, health promotion and disease prevention, disability matters, drug and substance misuse, targeted health programs and community services, including services for older persons and women, families, housing, poverty, and multicultural and indigenous affairs.

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.