Inquiry into Access to and Interaction with the Justice System by People with an Intellectual Disability and Their Families and Carers

Report and Response

Final Report

On 5 March 2013, the Law Reform Committee tabled its report on the Inquiry into Access to and Interaction with the Justice System by People with an Intellectual Disability and Their Families and Carers. pdf The report is available for download as a PDF file -  2.48 Mb.

Front cover of the Final Report for the Inquiry into access to and interaction with the justice system by people with an intellectual disability and their families and carers

During the course of the Inquiry, the Committee received 60 written submissions, and convened public hearings with 78 witnesses. The report is the culmination of evidence presented to the Committee.

Media Release

The Chair of the Committee, Mr Clem-Newton Brown MP, issued pdf a media release on 5 March 2013 - pdf 41.11 Kb.

Government response

The Government Response to this report was tabled in Parliament on 5 September 2013. pdf Download the Government response - pdf 63.00 Kb.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 September 2013