Submissions received by the Committee

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1Commissioner for Children and Young People Western Australia  (PDF 591 KB) 
2The Hon. Peter I Rose AM QC (PDF 60 KB) 
3Commissioner for Children and Young People South Australia (PDF 122 KB) 
4Hunter Valley Family Law Practitioners Association (PDF 1286 KB) 
5Professor Patrick Parkinson & Mr Brian Knox SC (PDF 137 KB) 
6Relationships Australia Victoria (PDF 303 KB) 
7Australian Human Rights Commission (PDF 375 KB) 
8People with Disability Australia  (PDF 132 KB) 
9Australian Women Against Violence Alliance (PDF 296 KB) 
10Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia (PDF 2300 KB) 
11Eastern Domestic Violence Service Inc. (EDVOS) (PDF 3312 KB) 
12Domestic Violence Victoria (PDF 643 KB) 
13Western NSW Community Legal Centre Inc. (PDF 2015 KB) 
14Queensland Family & Child Commission (PDF 455 KB) 
15Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (QLD) Ltd (PDF 395 KB) 
16The National Council of Single Mothers and their Children Inc. and The Council of Single Mothers and their Children (Victoria) Inc. (PDF 996 KB) 
17Women's Legal Services Australia (PDF 802 KB) 
18safe steps Family Violence Response Centre (PDF 393 KB) 
19National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services (PDF 713 KB)  Attachment 1 (PDF 690 KB) 
20Law Council of Australia (PDF 564 KB) 

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About this inquiry

The bill would amend the Family Law Act 1975 to establish the Parenting Management Hearings Panel as an independent statutory authority to provide self‑represented litigants with an alternative to the court process for resolving parenting disputes.

Past Public Hearings

23 Feb 2018: Melbourne
22 Feb 2018: Sydney


Inquiry Status

Report tabled


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