Blue Card Submission

On 1 September 2021, Katter’s Australia Party MP Mr Robbie Katter, introduced the Working with Children (Indigenous Communities) Amendment Bill 2021 (the Bill) and referred it to the Legal Affairs and Safety Committee (the committee) for detailed consideration. The objectives of the Bill are to provide a new Blue Card framework that aims to empower…

Raise the Age Submission

On 15 September 2021, Queensland Greens MP Michael Berkman introduced the Criminal Law (Raising the Age of Responsibility) Amendment Bill 2021 (Bill) into the Queensland Parliament. The Queensland Community Support and Services Committee is now conducting an Inquiry into the proposed bill. The objective of the Bill is to ensure children under 14 years of…