Queensland Law Society

Advocacy submissions

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

Letter to the Australian Taxation Office re:  Draft Law Companion Ruling LCR 2018/D1 - Purchaser’s obligation to pay an amount for GST on taxable supplies of certain real property – Property and Development Law Committee – 29 May 2018

Letter to Queensland Corrective Services re: Ipswich Magistrates Court – bail issue – Criminal Law Committee – 30 May 2018

Letter to the Treasury re: Gift Card Expiry Dates Consultation Paper – Competition & Consumer Law Committee – 30 May 2018

Letter to the Law Council of Australia re: National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2018 – Not for Profit/Pro Bono and Accident Compensation/Tort Law Committee – 30 May 2018