2018

In 2018, our core federal policy areas are:

Further information about our federal policy areas can be viewed under 'Our work'.

Here is an overview listing of all submissions provided in 2018.

Submission To Date

Compensation

Superannuation: Assessing Efficiency and Competitiveness
Stage 3: Assessing Efficiency and Competitiveness

Productivity Commission 11 July 2018

Justice

Consent in relation to sexual assault cases

Our submission refers to the following report:

Innovative justice responses to sexual offending – pathways to better outcomes for victims, offenders and the community

NSW Law Reform Commission 29 June 2018

Compensation

2018 review of the workers compensation scheme

Standing Committee on Law and Justice 20 June 2018

Compensation

Mental Health and Insurance

The Honourable Kenneth Madison Hayne AC QC 14 June 2018

Justice

Inquiry into Constitutional Recognition relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition relating to Aboriginal
and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
12 June 2018

Justice

Inquiry into the adequacy and scope of special care offences under the Crimes Act 1900 (NSW)

Standing Committee on Law and Justice 29 May 2018

Compensation

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2018 and related bill

Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs

Report

23 May 2018

Justice

Organised Criminal Groups Legislation Discussion Paper

Legislation and Development Review Services 11 May 2018

Compensation

Changes to Motor Accident Guidelines

State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) 11 May 2018

Compensation

Proposed responses to the Royal Commission's civil litigation recommendations

Department of Justice NSW 13 April 2018

Justice

Judiciary Amendment (Commonwealth
Model Litigant Obligations) Bill 2017

Senate Legal and Constitutional
Affairs Committee
March 2018

Justice

Review of the Terrorism (Preventative Detention) Act 2005

Crime and Corruption Commission Queensland 29 March 2018

Compensation

The need for regulation of mobility scooters, also known as motorised wheelchairs

Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport 13 March 2018

Compensation

WorkCover Queensland's decision to withdraw work from regional lawyers

The Hon. Grace Grace MP, Qld Minister for Industrial Relations February 2018

Human Rights

Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2017

Senate Standing Committees on Economics 23 February 2018

Compensation

Improving workers compensation dispute resolution in NSW

NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation 16 February 2018

Compensation

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 and related Bill

Supplementary Submission:

  1. Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 (submitted 22 February 2018)

Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs

Report

2 February 2018

Justice

Review of the National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) Bill 2017

Supplementary Submission:

  1. Comments on Parliamentary Amendments (submitted 13 March 2018)

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security

Report

22 January 2018