Function of the Committee
The committee's functions are to inquire into and report on any proposal, matter or thing concerned with community services, gaming, health, law and justice, and the coordination of government.
The Legal and Social Issues Committee (References) may inquire into, hold public hearings, consider and report on other matters that are relevant to its functions.
The Legal and Social Issues Committee (Legislation) may inquire into, hold public hearings, consider and report on any Bills or draft Bills referred by the Legislative Council, annual reports, estimates of expenditure or other documents laid before the Legislative Council in accordance with an Act, provided these are relevant to its functions.
Government Departments allocated for oversight:
- Department of Health and Human Services
- Department of Justice and Regulation
- Department of Premier and Cabinet and Cabinet
- Last Updated: Thursday, 21 May 2015 09:54