Submission to Migration Amendment (Removal of Mandatory Minimum Penalties) Bill 2012 - February 2012

NSWCCL has made a Submission to the Migration Amendment (Removal of Mandatory Minimum Penalties) Bill 2012

NSWCCL supports the passage of the Migration Amendment (Removal of Mandatory Minimum Penalties) Bill 2012. In removing mandatory minimum sentencing provisions in relation to certain people smuggling offences, the Bill redresses a situation which has been incompatible with long held principles of justice which are the foundation of our system of jurisprudence.

View the submission here