Submissions 2000 - 2011

 

November 2011 Submission on issues paper: A Commonwealth Statutory Cause of Action for Serious Invasion of Privacy (Issues Paper) - November 2011 Privacy and data retention
November 2011 Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission concerning its Discussion Paper, released as part of its inquiry into the national classification scheme - November 2011 Free speech and censorship
November 2011 Submission on Australia’s Fifth Report under the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) - November 2011 Civil and Human Rights
October 2011 Submission to the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples (the panel) - October 2011 First Nations Justice
October 2011 Submission in relation to the Inquiry into Australia’s Immigration Detention Network - October 2011 Asylum Seekers and Refugees
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 Privacy and data retention
September 2011 Submission to the Inquiry into Australia’s agreement with Malaysia in relation to asylum seekers - September 2011 Asylum Seekers and Refugees
July 2011 Submission to the NSW Law Reform Commission's review on the law of bail - July 2011 Criminal justice
July 2011 Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission's review of the national classification scheme - July 2011 Free speech and censorship
July 2011 Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Cyber-Safety on the Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 - July 2011 Privacy and data retention
June 2011 Submission in relation to the Inquiry into Migration Amendment (Strengthening the Character test and other Provisions) Bill 2011 - June 2011 Asylum Seekers and Refugees
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 National Security and Counter Terrorism
March 2011 Submission on Australia's Proposed Accession to the Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime - March 2011  
October 2010 Submission on Bail Act Review - October 2010  
September 2010 Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee concerning the Telecommunications Interception and Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 - September 2010  
February 2010 Submission on Measures to Increase Accountability and Transparency for RC Material - February 2010  
January 2010 Further Independant Review of Part 1D of the Crimes Act 1914 - January 2010  
January 2010 Submission to the Senate Finance Public Administration Committee Inquiry into the Freedom of Information Bill 2009 and the Information Commission Bill 2009 - January 2010  
September 2009 Exposure Draft of the Extradition and Mutual Assistance in Criminal matters Legislation Amendment Bill 2009 - September 2009  
August 2009 Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee concerning the Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2009 - August 2009  
August 2009 Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee concerning the Australian Citizenship Test Review and Other Measures Bill 2009 - August 2009  
February 2009 Submission in response to exposure drafts of Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Bill 2009 and the Information Commissioner Bill 2009 - February 2009  
February 2009 Submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs concerning the Foreign Evidence Amendment Bill 2008 - February 2009  
December 2008 ICCPR Shadow Report on Australia's human rights record (for the UN Human Rights Committee) - December 2008  
July 2008 Submission to the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture - July 2008  
June 2008 Citizenship Test Review Submission - to the Citizenship Test Review Committee - June 2008  
May 2008 Submission to the Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee’s Inquiry into the Effectiveness of the Broadcasting Codes of Practice (Swearing on TV) - May 2008  
May 2008 2008 Review of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003: Response to the LIA Review Committee’s Issues Paper - May 2008  
May 2008 Submission to the Clarke Inquiry in to the case of Dr Mohamed Haneef - May 2008  
April 2008 Submission to the Inquiry into the Stolen Generation Compensation Bill 2008 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee - April 2008  
April 2008 Submission to the Inquiry into Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment Bill 2008 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee - April 2008  
April 2008 Submission to the Inquiry into the Rights of the Terminally Ill (Euthanasia Laws Repeal) Bill 2008 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee  
February 2008 Submission to the Inquiry into Human Services (Enhanced Service Delivery) Bill 2007 'Access card' - February 2008  
December 2007 Submission to the NSW Sentencing Council Review of Penalties for Sexual Assault Offences - December 2007  
November 2007 Submission to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) on the draft Restricted Access Systems Declaration 2007 - November 2007  
September 2007 Addendum to Shadow Report on Australia and Torture - to UN Committee against Torture (about HRMU Supermax) - September 2007  
August 2007 Submission to UN Committee against Torture - Shadow Report on Australia and Torture - August 2007  
August 2007 Submission to Inquiry into the Northern Territory National Emergency Response Bill 2007 & Related Bills - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee - August 2007  
August 2007 Response to Human Services (Enhanced Service Delivery) Bill 2007 exposure draft - August 2007  
July 2007 Submission to Inquiry into Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Testing) Bill 2007 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Affairs Committee - July 2007  
July 2007 Submission to the Inquiry into Telecommunications (Interception And Access) Amendment Bill 2007 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee - July 2007  
July 2007 Submission to the Inquiry into Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Terrorist Material) Bill 2007 - to Senate Legal & Constitutional Affairs Committee - July 2007  
June 2007 Submission to Review of Provisional Sentencing for Young Offenders - to NSW Sentencing Council - June 2007  
June 2007 Submission relating to Discussion Paper on Identity Crime - to Criminal Justice Division, Attorney General's Dept - June 2007  
May 2007 Submission to Review of the Terrorism (Police Powers) Act 2002 (to NSW Attorney General's Dept) - May 2007  
May 2007 Submission to Communications Legislation Amendment (Content Services) Bill 2007 - censorship on the Internet - May 2007  
May 2007 Submission relating to Discussion Paper on Material that Advocates Terrorist Acts - to Attorney General's Dept - May 2007  
May 2007 Submission to ALRC Inquiry into Legal Professional Privilege - May 2007  
April 2007 Submission relating to Distribution of material on footpaths in Sydney (to Sydney City Council) - April 2007  
March 2007 Submission to Review of Forensic Provisions of Mental Health Act 1990 (to NSW Dept of Health) - March 2007  
February 2007 Submission to Review of the Listing Provisions of the Criminal Code Act 1995 - February 2007  
February 2007 Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties’ Inquiry into the ‘Lombok Treaty’ - February 2007  
February 2007 Submission to Senate inquiry relating to Aus Check Bill 2006 - February 2007  
February 2007 Submission to Senate Inquiry into Human Services (Enhanced Service Delivery) Bill 2007 (Access Card) - February 2007  
January 2007 Submission relating to agreement between Australia & Cambodia concerning Transfer of Sentenced Prisoners - January 2007  
January 2007 Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission review of the Privacy Act - January 2007  
December 2006 Submission to the inquiry into a Charter of Rights for Tasmania - December 2006  
November 2006 Submission to the NSW Department of Health Exposure Draft of the Mental Health Bill 2006 - November 2006  
November 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Provisions of the Families, Community Services & Indigenous Affairs & Veteran's Affairs Legislation Amendment Bill 2006 - November 2006  
November 2006 Submission to the Federal Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs’ consideration of the merits of introducing A Formal Citizenship Test - November 2006  
November 2006 Submission to Classification Review Board regarding classification coding for film Viva Erotica - November 2006  
October 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Australia's Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty between Australia and China - October 2006  
October 2006 Submission to Review of Australia's Mutual Legal Assistance Laws and Practice - October 2006  
September 2006 Submission to NSW Law Reform Commission Inquiry into Sentencing and Juries - September 2006  
September 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Privacy Legislation Amendment (Emergencies and Disasters) Bill 2006 - September 2006  
September 2006 Submission to Singapore Law Society's Inquiry into Capital Punishment in Singapore - September 2006  
August 2006 Submission to NSW Legislations Review Committee Inquiry into Strict and Absolute Liability - August 2006  
August 2006 Submission to NSW Criminal Law Review Division Inquiry into Draft Surveillance Bill (NSW) - August 2006  
July 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Australia's Extradition and Mutual Assistance Treaties with Malaysia - July 2006  
July 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Corrective Services Legislation Amendment Bill (2006) (reproductive rights of prisoners) - July 2006  
July 2006 Submission to Access Card Consumer and Privacy Taskforce relating to proposed 'Smartcard' - July 2006  
May 2006 Submission to the ten year review of the NSW Police Oversight System - May 2006  
May 2006 Submission to Inquiry into the functions of the Police Integrity Commission and the Ombudsman in providing oversight over police actions under NSW counter-terrorism laws - May 2006  
June 2006 Submission to Classification Review Board re Australian Attorney-General's Interference on Islamic Literature (censoring 'hate' books) - June 2006  
April 2006 Submission to New Matilda’s Public Consultation on the Human Rights Bill 2006 - April 2006  
April 2006 Submission to Review of Australia's Extradition Law - April 2006  
April 2006 Submission to Criminal Law Branch of Attorney-General's Department Inquiry into the Exposure Draft of the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Bill 2005 - April 2006  
March 2006 Submission to Senate Legal & Constitutional Committee Inquiry into the Exposure Draft of the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Bill 2005 - March 2006  
March 2006 Submission to ICJ Eminent Jurists Panel on Australia's Counter-Terrorism Legislation - March 2006  
March 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Telecommunications (Interception) Amendment Bill 2006 (phone tapping) - March 2006  
January 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Defence Legislation Amendment (Aid to Civilian Authorities) Bill 2005 - January 2006  
January 2006 Submission to Inquiry into Australian Citizenship Bill 2005 - January 2006  
January 2006 Submission to Inquiry into issues relating to the operations and management of the NSW Department of Corrective Services - January 2006  
November 2005 Submission to Inquiry into Anti-Terrorism Bill (No.2) 2005 - November 2005  
November 2005 Submission concerning the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography - November 2005  
November 2005 Submission to Australian Communications & Media Authority on the regulation of mobile chat rooms - November 2005  
November 2005 Submission to the Terrorism (Police Powers) Amendment (Preventative Detention) Bill 2005 (NSW) - November 2005  
November 2005 Comments to the Parliament of New South Wales Legislation Review Committee’s Discussion Paper “The Right to Silence” - November 2005  
October 2005 Submission to the Standing Committee of Attorneys-General Discussion Paper on Unauthorised Photographs on the Internet and Ancillary Privacy Issues - October 2005  
October 2005 Submission to Inquiry into Australia's Relationship with the Republic of Korea (highlighting South Korea's moves towards abolition of capital punishment) - October 2005  
July 2005 Response to Privacy Impact Assessment Report (Australian Bureau of Statistics proposal to develop a statistical longitudinal census dataset) - July 2005  
June 2005 Submission to Crimes Legislation Amendment (Telecommunications Interception and Other Measures) Bill 2005 - June 2005  
June 2005 Submission to Australian Bureau of Statistics in relation to proposal to develop a statistical longitudinal census dataset - June 2005  
April 2005 Submission to Criminal Code Amendment (Suicide Related Material Offences) Bill 2005 - April 2005  
March 2005 Submission to Inquiry into Cornelia Rau Matter - March 2005  
February 2005 Submission to Review of the Terrorism (Police Powers) Act 2002 (NSW) - February 2005  
August 2004 Submission to the Ombudsmans's Review of the Police Powers (Drug Detection Dogs) Act - August 2004  
August 2004 Submission to Inquiry into Marriage Legislation Amendment Bill (same-sex marriage & adoption) - August 2004  
July 2004 Submission to Inquiry into Provisions of the National Security Information (Criminal Proceedings) Bill 2004 - July 2004  
April 2004 Submission to Inquiry into Provisions of the Anti-Terrorism Bill 2004 - April 2004  
April 2004 Submission to Inquiry into Provisions of the Surveillance Devices Bill 2004 - April 2004  
March 2004 Submission to Inquiry into an Australian Republic - March 2004  
March 2004 Submission concerning Protecting Classified and Security Sensitive Information (submission in response to Australian Law Reform Commission's Discussion Paper 67) - March 2004  
February 2004 Submission to the Model Criminal Code Officers’ Committee’s Issue Estoppel, Double Jeopardy and Prosecution Appeals Against Acquittals - February 2004  
December 2003 UNSWCCL Submission to Review to Consider the Merits of Establishing a Gun Court in NSW - December 2003  
December 2003 UNSWCCL Submission relating to the PM's Discussion Paper "Resolving Deadlocks" - December 2003  
November 2003 UNSWCCL Submission on abolition of prison sentences of six months or less in NSW - November 2003  
October 2003 UNSWCCL Submission to Review of Copyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2001 (universities & music copyright) - October 2003  
October 2003 Submission to Inquiry into Migration Legislation Amendment (Migration Agent Integrity Measures) Bill 2003 - October 2003  
October 2003 UNSWCCL Submission on Draft Double Jeopardy Bill 2003 (NSW) - October 2003  
September 2003 Submission to Senate Environment, Communications, Information Technology & the Arts Legislation Committee on the Communications Legislation Amendment Bill (No.2) 2003 - September 2003  
April 2003 Submission to Inquiry into Australian Human Rights Commission Legislation Bill 2003 - April 2003  
April 2003 Submission on Cross-Border Investigative Powers - April 2003  
February 2003 Submission to Review of the Law of Manslaughter in NSW - February 2003  
December 2002 UNSWCCL Submission to Review of the Policy Objectives of the Administrative Decisions Tribunal Act 1997 - December 2002  
October 2002 Submission to Inquiry Into An Equal Age of Consent - October 2002  
April 2002 Submission to HREOC Inquiry into Children in Detention - April 2002  
March 2002 Submission regarding Criminal Code Amendment (Espionage and Related Offences) Bill 2002 - March 2002  
March 2002 Submission regarding Migration Amendment Legislation Bills 2002 - March 2002  
May 2001 Submission regarding Review of the Search Warrants Act 1985 - May 2001  
October 2000 Submission regarding the case of Henry Di Suvero - October 2000