Ensuring Northern Territory Rights Bill 2021

October 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76093-282-4

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Chapter 1—Introduction

  Conduct of the inquiry
  Structure of this report
  Purpose of the bill
  Key provisions of the bill
  Background to the bill
  Consideration by other parliamentary committees

Chapter 2—Key issues

  Fairness of the current constitutional and legislative frameworks
  Application to other territories
  Other matters
  Committee view

Minority report from Senator the Hon Kim Carr

  Restoring Territory Rights in relation to making laws with respect to Voluntary Assisted Dying
  Restoring the capacity of the Northern Territory from making laws with respect to the acquisition of property otherwise than on just terms

Additional comments from the Australian Greens

Appendix 1—Submissions

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Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
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Canberra ACT 2600

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