About this inquiry

The Human Rights Sub-Committee will inquire into Australia's efforts to advocate for worldwide abolition
of the death penalty.

 



Past Public Hearings

15 Mar 2016: Canberra, ACT
15 Mar 2016: Canberra, ACT
01 Mar 2016: Canberra, ACT

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Inquiry Status

Report tabled

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Terms of Reference

The Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade shall inquire into and report on Australia's efforts to advocate for worldwide abolition of the death penalty, having particular regard to:

  • engaging with international institutions and likeminded countries;
  • cooperating with non-government organisations;
  • bilateral engagements and other diplomatic activities; and
  • other appropriate means.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2313
Fax: +61 2 6277 2221
jscfadt@aph.gov.au