Queensland Law Society

Legal policy submissions

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

Not for profit law
On 6 August 2018, the Not for Profit Law Committee wrote a response to the Department of the Senate in relation to charity fundraising in the 21st Century.

Competition and consumer law
On 9 August 2018, the Competition and Consumer Law Committee wrote a response to the Treasury in relation to the Exposure Draft: Competition and Consumer Amendment (Gift Cards) Bill 2018 and consultation paper.

Criminal law
On 13 August 2018, the Criminal Law Committee wrote a response to the Queensland Sentencing Advisory Council in relation to the consultation paper: Sentencing for criminal offences arising from the death of a child.