Civil Unions

Support from the CLA in writing for the proposed ACT recognition of same-sex (Civil Union) relationships.

Read CLA’s paper here (57kb PDF file).

Police move-on powers

CLA submission to the Standing Committee on Legal Affairs inquiry into police move-on powers and related matters with a copy of the transcript of evidence.

Read CLA’s submission here and the transcript of evidence here (251kb PDF file).

Sentencing

CLA opposes any proposal for mandatory sentencing legislation.

Read CLA’s paper here (150kb PDF file).

Substituted decision making

CLA submission to the community consultation on substituted decision-making (power of attorney)

Read CLA’s paper here (115kb PDF file).