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Published on: 4 June 2015 Final Report
An html version of this report will be available shortly.This Summary Report provides an accessible overview of the policy framework and recommendations in the final Report, Connection to Country: Review of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) (ALRC Report 126), tabled on 4 June 2015.
Published on: 16 April 2015 ALRC Brief / Reform Journal
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Published on: 10 December 2014 Issues / Background Paper
Traditional Rights and Freedoms—Encroachments by Commonwealth Laws (IP 46) was released on 10 December 2014.This Issues Paper is the first consultation document in the ALRC's 'Freedoms Inquiry', a review of Commonwealth laws for consistency with traditional rights, freedoms and privileges.This Issues Paper can be accessed on this page in HTML, PDF and EPUB (ebook) format.
Published on: 24 November 2014 Final Report
This final report was tabled on 24 November 2014.This Inquiry examined laws and legal frameworks within the Commonwealth jurisdiction that deny or diminish the equal recognition of people with disability as persons before the law and their ability to exercise legal capacity.A Summary Report is also available.
Published on: 24 November 2014 Final Report
This Summary Report provides an accessible overview of the policy framework and recommendations in the final Report, Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws (ALRC Report 124), tabled on 24 November 2014.
Published on: 24 October 2014 ALRC Brief / Reform Journal
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Published on: 23 October 2014 Discussion / Consultation Paper
Review of the Native Title Act 1993 was released on 23 October 2014.This Discussion Paper is the second consultation document in the ALRC's review of the Native Title Act.This Discussion Paper can be accessed on this page in HTML, PDF and EPUB (ebook) format.Submissions closed on 19 January 2015.
Published on: 3 September 2014 Final Report
This Summary Report provides an accessible overview of the policy framework and recommendations in the final Report, Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era (ALRC Report 123), tabled on 3 September 2014.
Published on: 22 May 2014 Discussion / Consultation Paper
Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws was released on 22 May 2014. This Discussion Paper is the second consultation document in the ALRC's Inquiry into Commonwealth laws and legal frameworks that deny or diminish the equal recognition of people with disability before the law, and their ability to exercise legal capacity. This Discussion Paper can be accessed on this page in HTML, PDF and EPUB (ebook) format. We have also produced an EASY ENGLISH version.
Published on: 22 May 2014 Discussion / Consultation Paper
The ALRC is looking at laws that treat people with disability unfairly.
Published on: 31 March 2014 Discussion / Consultation Paper
This Discussion Paper includes proposals for reform, including for a new Commonwealth Act that would provide for a statutory cause of action for serious invasions of privacy and, in addition, other innovative ways the law might prevent or redress serious invasions of privacy. The ALRC invites individuals and organisations to make submissions in response to the proposals contained in this Discussion Paper, or to any of the research, argument and analysis provided. Submissions closed on 12 May 2014.