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ALRC Brief / Reform Journal

22.01.2018

ALRC Brief – January 2018

The ALRC Brief covers general news from the Commission, including updates on current inquiries, implementation of past reports, job vacancies and the ALRC intern program. The ALRC Brief is emailed to subscribers three to four times a year.Subscribe to the ALRC Brief

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08.08.2017

ALRC Brief – August 2017

The ALRC Brief covers general news from the Commission, including updates on current inquiries, implementation of past reports, job vacancies and the ALRC intern program. The ALRC Brief will be emailed to subscribers three to four times a year.Subscribe to the ALRC Brief 

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18.04.2017

ALRC Brief – April 2017

Subscribe to receive the ALRC Brief directly in your inbox >>In this issue:Inquiry updateReform round-upIntern program

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15.12.2016

ALRC Brief – December 2016

Message from the PresidentTo all ALRC friends and colleagues, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for your generous support of our work this year, and for the contributions you have made to the ALRC’s inquiries. The ALRC is fortunate indeed to have so many engaged and committed colleagues who are prepared to

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14.11.2016

ALRC Brief – November 2016

Subscribe to receive the ALRC Brief directly in your inbox >>Contents:Inquiry updateReform round-upIntern updateAnnual Report 2015-16Recent speeches

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22.03.2016

ALRC Brief – March 2016

Subscribe to receive the ALRC Brief directly in your inbox >>Contents:Inquiry updateALRAC 2016Reform round-upIntern update

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24.02.2016

ALRC Brief – February 2016

23/02/2016New Inquiry announced – Elder abuseThe Attorney-General, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC has announced a new Inquiry for the ALRC on Protecting the Rights of Older Australians from Abuse.The Attorney described elder abuse as ‘a symptom of attitudes which fail to respect and recognise the rights of older Australians to make decisions, to live

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10.12.2015

ALRC Brief – December 2015

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25.10.2015

ALRC Brief – October 2015

ALRC President reappointed for a further 3-year termThe Government announced that Professor Rosalind Croucher AM has been reappointed as ALRC President for a further 3 year term—to December 2018. Prof Croucher is currently leading the ALRC’s Freedoms Inquiry.See media release >>ALRC launches online timeline to celebrate 40 years of law reformThe ALRC has created an

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31.08.2015

ALRC Brief – August 2015

Appointment of part-time Commissioner,  Emeritus Professor Suri RatnapalaOn 21 July, the Attorney-General, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC appointed Emeritus Professor Anura Surindra (Suri) Ratnapala as a part-time Commissioner until the conclusion of the Freedoms Inquiry. Professor Ratnapala is Emeritus Professor of Law at the University of Queensland and a current Fellow of the Australian Academy

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