Submissions

Date Subject of Submission Made to
11/8/2015 Powers of Attorney Act 2006 (ACT) — Proposed amendment for medical research purposes ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
29/7/2015 Guardianship and Management of Property Act 1991 ACT Law Reform Advisory Council
28/7/2015 Human Rights Amendment Bill 2015 Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety
22/7/2015 Court appointed mediations ACT Magistrates Court
17/7/2015 Foreign Investment Reforms draft legislation The Treasury
1/7/2015 Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
23/6/2015 Reality Check — A Real Estate Guide for Buyers and Sellers in the ACT Commissioner for Fair Trading
22/6/2015 Appeals process at the ACAT ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
16/6/2015 Powers of Attorney Act 2006 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
12/6/2015 Discussion paper - Design of a model for the effective protection of human rights ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
25/5/2015 Provision of Traffic Accident Reports Australian Federal Police ACT
13/5/2015 Draft Unit Titles Publications Commissioner for Fair Trading
16/2/2015 National Electronic Conveyancing System Simon Corbell MLA, ACT Attorney-General
21/1/2015 Courts Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
2014
19/12/2014 Review of section 16A of the Parentage Act 2004 Simon Corbell MLA, ACT Attorney-General
27/11/2014 Inquiry into the Proposed Appropriation (Loose-Fill Asbestos Eradication) Bill 2014-15 ACT Legislative Assembly Public Accounts Committee
21/11/2014 Submission to Red Tape Committee Chief Minister, Treasury & Economic Development Directorate
20/11/2014 Retirement Villages Act 2012 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
13/11/2014 Family Law Regulations 1984 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
17/7/2014 Identification of possible minor legislative amendments (Extension of Term of Crown Lease for a Unit Plan; Notice to Owners Corporation; Registration of Power of Attorney and Statutory Declaration; Section 119 Certificate; and Legal Profession Act 2006) ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
2013
24/10/2013 Inquiry into Vulnerable Road Users Standing Committee on Planning, Environment and Territory and Municipal Services
24/10/2013 Inquiry into Sentencing in the ACT Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety
24/7/2013 Working With Children Checks (Crimes Act 1914) Attorney-General's Department
28/6/2013 Victims of Crime (Financial Assistance) Act 1983 Simon Corbell MLA, ACT Attorney-General
28/6/2013 Parentage under the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) Family Law Council
14/6/2013 Magistrates Court (Industrial Proceedings) Amendment Bill 2013 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
7/6/2013 Adoption Act 1993 Justice R Refshauge, Supreme Court of the ACT
7/6/2013 Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Amendment Bill 2013 Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
7/6/2013 Alcohol Interlock Legislation Shane Rattenbury MLA
27/5/2013 Australia in the Asian Century Law Council of Australia
11/4/2013 Sex Discrimination Amendment (Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Status) Bill 2013 and Draft Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender Law Council of Australia
9/4/2013 Response to the Judicial Complaints and Arrangement of Court Business Discussion Paper ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
28/3/2013 Senate inquiry into the impact of Federal Court fee increases on access to justice Law Council of Australia
13/3/2013 Road Transport (Third Party Insurance) Act 2008 Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
13/3/2013 Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 (No 2) Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General; Zed Seselja MLA, Shadow Attorney-General; Shane Rattenbury MLA
27/2/2013 Mediation in Family Provision Act 1969 matters Joint Rules Advisory Committee
21/2/2013 Legal Profession Act 2006 - Disclosure of costs to clients - Threshold amount Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
2012
24/9/2012 Consultation on early intervention process in parenting matters when allegations of risk are raised Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
6/9/2012 Proposed Government amendments to the Bail Act 1992 (ACT) Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
4/7/2012 Response to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts Inquiry into the Road Transport (Third Party Insurance) Amendment Bill 2011 Andrew Barr MLA, Treasurer
19/4/2012 Review of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988 (Cwth) ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Administration and Procedure
16/4/2012 Review of the Road Transport (Third Party Insurance) Act 2008 under Section 275 of the ACT ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Public Accounts
5/4/2012 Assisting Victims of Overseas Terrorism Bill 2012 and Social Security Amendment (Supporting Australian Victims of Terrorism Overseas) Bill 2011 Law Council of Australia
26/3/2012 Improving the interface between the child protection systems and the family law system Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
7/3/2012 Retirement Villages Bill 2011 ACT Justice & Community Safety Directorate
2011
5/12/2011 Suspended Sentences ACT Department of Justice & Community Safety
17/9/2011 Proposed amendments to the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registrations Act 1997 Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
26/8/2011 Inquiry into the Road Transport Amendment (Third Party Insurance) Bill 2011 | Annexure A | Annexure B | Annexure C ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Public Accounts
8/7/2011 Evidence Amendment Bill 2011 (journalist privilege provisions) ACT Department of Justice & Community Safety
17/6/2011 Criminal Proceedings Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 (Judge alone trials) Simon Corbell MLA, Attorney-General
16/6/2011 Review of Legal Aid Scale of Costs Legal Aid ACT
2/5/2011 Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Amendment Bill 2011 ACT Department of Justice & Community Safety
2010
30/11/2010 Exposure draft of the Road Transport Amendment (Third Party Insurance) Bill 2010 | Brief summary of issues Katy Gallagher MLA, Treasurer
30/11/2010 Exposure draft of the Workers Compensation Amendment Bill 2010 | Brief summary of issues Katy Gallagher MLA, Minister for Industrial Relations
11/6/2010

2010 Access to Justice Initiative

ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
3/3/2010 Court Suppression and Non-Publication Orders Bill 2009 | Second submission ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
2009
17/12/2009 Uniform Commercial Arbitration Acts - Consultation on Draft Commercial Arbitration Bill 2009 Standing Committee of Attorneys-General
2/12/2009 Workers Compensation Amendment Bill 2009 Vicki Dunne MLA, Shadow Attorney-General
1/12/2009 Feedback on Road User Liabilty Laws Caroline Le Couteur MLA
7/10/2009 Sexual Assault Communications Immunity (proposed changes to the Model Uniform Evidence Bill) ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
15/9/2009 National Register of Suppression Orders Law Council of Australia
12/6/2009 Implementation of the Latimer House Principles ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Administration and Procedure
10/2/2009 Inquiry into Alternative Dispute Resolution in Civil Proceedings National Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisory Council (NADRAC)
2008
5/5/2008 Scale of Costs - Court Procedure Rules 2006 ACT Supreme Court
2007
21/5/2007 Powers of Attorney Act 2006
2006
7/12/2006 Consumer Protection Under the Unit Titles Act 2001
1/9/2006 Planning System Reform Project - Planning and Development Bill 2006
3/8/2006 Proposed relocation of the Land Titles Office ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
12/4/2006 “Relocation” Discussion Paper (in regards to Paramountcy Principal) Family Law Council
3/3/2006 Discussion paper on the Revision of "Land Rich" Duty Rules ACT Department of Treasury
28/2/2006 Inquiry into Court Procedures (Protection of Public Participation) Amendment Bill 2005 ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Legal Affairs
20/1/2006 Terrorism (Extraordinary Temporary Powers) Bill 2005 ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Legal Affairs
2005
5/10/2005 Review of the Powers of Attorneys ACT 1956 ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
4/5/2005 Legislation to Implement the Legal Profession Model Law Project Standing Committee of Attorneys-General
13/1/2005 A New Approach to the Family Law System - Implementation of Reforms Discussion Paper Attorney-General’s Department
2004
11/2004 ACT Government's Sentencing Reform Package ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
7/2004 Revised Outline of a Possible National Defamation Law Attorney-General’s Department
23/4/2004 Migration Amendment (Judicial Review) Bill 2004
16/4/2004 Preliminary Study of Legal Services Arrangements in the Australian Public Service Australian National Audit Office
3/2004 Concessional Leases Review ACT Planning and Land Authority
11/3/2004 Bail Amendment Bill 2003
2/2004 Revision of "Land Rich" Duty Rules ACT Department of Treasury
2004 Response to the Protection Orders Legislation Review Report
2004 Restorative Justice Options for the ACT ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
2003
2003 Criminal Code (Theft, Bribery & Related Offences) Amendment Bill 2003
22/10/2003 Consultation on and Endorsement of Best Practice Guidelines for Lawyers doing Family Work Family Law Council
7/8/2003 Inquiry into Child Custody Arrangements in the event of Separation
2003 Civil Law (Wrongs) Amendment Bill 2002
7/2003 Duties (Commercial Mortgages) Amendment Bill 2003
2003 Sentencing Review Issues Paper
2002
4/12/2002 Health Professionals Bill 2002 and the Health Professionals Regulations 2002 ACT Health
21/11/2002 Heritage Bill 2002
10/10/2002 Draft Open Disclosure Standard
26/9/2002 Phase 4 of the Criminal Code 2002 Project (Serious Drug Offences) ACT Department of Justice and Community Safety
28/6/2002 Proposed Guide to the Assessment of the Degree of Permanent Impairment
2002 Administrative Appeals Tribunal Amendment Bill 2002 and Planning and Land (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2002
2002 Planning and Land Bill 2002
2001
12/2001 Response to the ACT Law Reform Commission Report No. 17 (2001), Sexual Assault
2001 Response to discussion paper Raising the Standard: A Quality Framework for Primary Dispute Resolution under the Family Law Act 1975 Attorney-General’s Department
2001 Victims of Crime Review