The committee system in a parliamentary democracy provides a way of achieving greater public input into issues being considered by Parliament. The Parliament of Victoria has an extensive system of committees which hold inquiries into particular issues and call for input from the wider community, including experts, individuals, business and government organisations, to express their views.
Family and Community Development Committee Final report tabled — Wednesday 13 November 2013
The final report of the Inquiry into the handling of child abuse by religious and other organisations was tabled on Wednesday 13 November 2013. An electronic copy of the report is available on the Family and Community Development page.
|Current Hearings & Transcripts|
|Wednesday, 26 June, 2013 Public Hearings|
|Thursday, 20 June, 2013 Hearings and Transcripts|
|Wednesday, 29 May, 2013 Hearings and Transcripts|
|Friday, 24 May, 2013 Hearings and Transcripts|
|Tuesday, 26 November, 2013 Report - Inquiry into the Regulatory Impact Statement Process|
|Wednesday, 13 November, 2013 Report - Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and Other Organisations|
|Tuesday, 12 November, 2013 Report and Response - Inquiry into the Extent, Benefits and Potential of Music Education in Victorian Schools|