Submissions (blog)

Submission on Australia’s Fifth Report under the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) - November 2011

NSWCCL endorses the proposed actions contained in the CAT report, and additionally calls for special attention on the issues of the treatment of incarcerated persons with mental illness/cognitive impairment and the effects of long term immigration detention.

View the submission here


Submission to the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples (the panel) - October 2011


Submission in relation to the Inquiry into Australia’s Immigration Detention Network - October 2011


Submission to the Department of Health and Aging concerning the exposure draft legislation for the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record System (PCEHRS) - October 2011


Submission to the Inquiry into Australia’s agreement with Malaysia in relation to asylum seekers - September 2011


Submission to the NSW Law Reform Commission's review on the law of bail - July 2011


Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission's review of the national classification scheme - July 2011


Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Cyber-Safety on the Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 - July 2011


Submission in relation to the Inquiry into Migration Amendment (Strengthening the Character test and other Provisions) Bill 2011 - June 2011


Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the Inspector General of Intelligence and Security Amendment Bill 2011 - June 2011