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About this inquiry

The Committee shall examine the use of targeted sanctions to address human rights abuses. 


Track Inquiry

Past Public Hearings

31 Mar 2020: Canberra, ACT

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Inquiry Status

Accepting Submissions

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Inquiry into whether Australia should examine the use of targeted sanctions to address human rights abuses.

On Tuesday, 3 December 2019, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, asked the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade - Human Rights Sub-committee to inquire into the use of targeted sanctions to address human rights abuses.

The Committee invites submissions addressing any or all of the terms of reference for the inquiry;
Submissions are requested from within Australia by Monday, 2 March 2020 and from international submitters by Monday, 23 March 2020.
 

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

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