Social Justice Report 2012 tabled in Federal Parliament
4th December 2012
 

On 29 November 2012, the Social Justice Report was tabled in Federal Parliament.

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WA Government to repeal 40 year old discriminatory legislation
25th July 2012
 

As reported in Perth Now issued on the July 5th 2012, “THE WA government plans to repeal 40-year-old legislation that deals with the estates of Aboriginal people in a discriminatory way”.

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Arts Law speaks out against discriminatory law in WA
21st March 2012
 

Executive director Robyn Ayres is quoted today in the Australian newspaper's article calling for the Western Australian government to repeal laws discriminating against Aboriginal people who die without making a will.

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WA Governments administration of Aboriginal wills and estates
19th March 2012
 

Kimberley Aboriginal Law and Cultural Centre (KALACC) passes a resolution urging the repeal of the Government of Western Australia's administration of Aboriginal wills and estates.

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National Human Rights Action Plan
2nd September 2011
 

The Federal Government is developing a National Human Rights Action Plan to outline future action for the promotion and protection of human rights. Part of this Action Plan was the Baseline Study survey on the experience and protection of human rights in Australia. Arts Law contributed a submission identifying issues relevant to the arts.

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Submission on National Human Rights Action Plan
2nd March 2011
 

Arts Law made a submission to Attorney-General's Department in regards to its Background Paper "A New National Human Rights Action Plan for Australia".

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Submission on the proposed Tasmanian Human Rights Charter
14th January 2011
 

Arts Law submission to the Tasmanian Government regarding the proposed model for a Human Rights Charter.

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