Department of the Legislative Assembly

Sexual Offences (Evidence and Procedure) Amendment Bill 2019

Status - Key Documents - Public Briefing - Contact

On 28 November 2019 the Legislative Assembly referred the Sexual Offences (Evidence and Procedure) Amendment Bill 2019 to the Legislation Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms of Reference by 24 March 2020.

The Committee encourages all interested people to provide their comments and feedback on the Bill.

The Committee is to inquire into and report on:
a) whether the Assembly should pass the Bill;
b) whether the Assembly should amend the Bill;
c) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the rights and liberties of individuals; and
d) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the institution of Parliament.

Submissions should be sent to LSC@nt.gov.au by close of business Wednesday, 29 January 2020

Status

Public Briefing - 10.50 am to 11.10 am, Monday 9 December 2019
Submissions due 29 January 2020

Key Documents

Sexual Offences (Evidence and Procedure) Amendment Bill 2019
Explanatory Statement
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights
Sexual Offences (Evidence and Procedure) Act 1983

Public Briefing

Public Briefing Schedule - Monday 9 December 2019

Contact

Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
DARWIN NT 0801 
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1485
Email: Contact

Last updated: 02 Dec 2019