Wednesday, 17 March 2010
National Human Rights Consultation Report
- That the Senate—
- notes that:
- the National Human Rights Consultation delivered its report to the Attorney-General (Mr McClelland) on 30 September 2009, more than 6 months ago, and
- the Attorney-General released a statement that the Government will provide a response in the coming months; and
- orders that there be laid on the table by the Minister representing the Attorney-General, no later than 4 pm on 11 May 2010, the Government’s response to the National Human Rights Consultation report which was delivered to the Attorney-General on 30 September 2009.
The government is giving serious consideration to the recommendations of the National Human Rights Consultation committee and the Attorney-General indicated when releasing the report that the government will respond in the coming months.