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Inquiry into homelessness legislation

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On Thursday 26 November 2009, the Family, Community, Housing and Youth Committee tabled the report of its inquiry into homelessness legislation entitled Housing the Homeless: Report on the inquiry into homelessness legislation.

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Housing the Homeless : Report on the inquiry into homelessness legislation

Preliminary pages (PDF 87KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 81KB)
Referral and Conduct of the Inquiry

Chapter 2 (PDF 172KB)
Homelessness in Australia

Chapter 3 (PDF 221KB)
New Homlessness Legislation

Chapter 4 (PDF 267KB)
Social Inclusion, Human Rights and Homlessness

Chapter 5 (PDF 217KB)
A National Standards and Accreditation Framework for Services

Appendix A (PDF 41KB)
List of Submissions

Appendix B (PDF 53KB)
List of Exhibits

Appendix C (PDF 52KB)
List of Public Hearings

Appendix D (PDF 96KB)
Supported Accommodation Assistance Act 1994

Appendix E (PDF 208KB)
National Affordable Housing Agreement

Appendix F (PDF 327KB)
National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness

Appendix G (PDF 397KB)
National Partnership Agreement on Social Housing

Appendix H (PDF 236KB)
National Partnership Agreement on Remote Indigenous Housing


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