Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Justice Legislation Amendment Bill

Status - Key Documents - Submissions - Tabled Papers - Report - Contact

On 28 November 2018 the Legislative Assembly referred the Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 to the Economic Policy Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms  of Reference by 12 February 2019.


Report Tabled

Key Documents

Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
Explanatory Statement 
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights

Director of Public Prosecutions Act
Law Officers Act
Local Court Act
Supreme Court Act


Submission No. 1 - Law Society NT
Submission No. 2 - Criminal Lawyers Association of the NT
Submission No. 3 - Civil Liberties Australia
Submission No. 3a - Civil Liberties Australia

Tabled Papers

Attorney-General - Response to Committee's Queries - 21 December 2018


Inquiry into the Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
Associated Minutes of Proceedings


Dr Jennifer Buckley 
Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1501
Email: Contact

Last updated: 12 Feb 2019