Queensland Law Society

Legal policy submissions

QLS consults with policy committees, members and other stakeholders on law reform. Recent policy submissions include:

Letter to the Department of Communications and the Arts – Copyright Modernisation Consultation – Technology and Intellectual Property Law Committee – 4 July 2018

Letter to the Law Council of Australia – Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Cross-examination of Parties) Bill 2018 – Domestic and Family Violence/Family Law Committee – 6 July 2018

Letter to the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission – Industrial Relations (Tribunal) Rules 2011 – Industrial Law Committee – 6 July 2018

Letter to the Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee – Police Powers and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 – Criminal Law Committee – 9 July 2018

Letter to the Queensland Corrective Services – Prisoners in prolonged solitary confinement – General advocacy – 9 July 2018

Letter to the Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs – Fast-tracked legislation to deliver certainty for Ipswich – General advocacy – 9 July 2018