Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Domestic and Family Violence Amendment (Information Sharing) Bill

StatusKey Documents - Submissions - Public Briefings and Hearings - Tabled Papers - Report -  Contact

On 23 November 2017 the Legislative Assembly referred the Domestic and Family Violence Amendment (Information Sharing) Bill to the Social Policy Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms  of Reference by 13 March 2018.


Report Tabled and Government Response Received

Key Documents

Domestic and Family Violence Amendment (Information Sharing) Bill, Serial 40, 23 November 2017
Domestic and Family Violence Act
Explanatory Statement
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights


Submission 1 - Commissioner for Information and Public Interest Disclosures
Submission 2 - Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission
Submission 3 - Domestic and Family Violence Service - NPY Women's Council
Submission 4 - Northern Territory Council of Social Services
Submission 5 - Central Australian Women's Legal Service
Submission 6 - Top End Women's Legal Service
Submission 7 - Domestic and Family Violence Network
Submission 8 - Department of Health

Public Briefings and Hearings

Public Briefing Schedule, 31 January 2018
Transcript -Public Briefing 31 January 2018
Public Hearing Schedule, 14 February 2018
Transcript - Public Hearing, 14 February 2018

Tabled Papers

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice - Answers to Written Questions, 13 February 2018


Inquiry into the Domestic and Family Violence Amendment (Information Sharing) Bill 2017, 13 March 2018
Associated Minutes of Proceedings
Government Response - 12 September 2018


Ms Julia Knight
Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8901 4149
Email: Contact

Last updated: 18 Sep 2018