Legislative Council General Purpose Standing Committee No. 4
The General Purpose Standing Committee No. 4 is a current standing committee of the Legislative Council, established 7 May 1997, re-established 12 May 2011.
General Purpose Standing Committee No. 4 was established to inquire into and report on any matters regarding the expenditure, performance or effectiveness of any Government department, statutory body or corporation within the following portfolios:
Family and Community Services
Hospitality, Gaming and Racing
Police and Emergency Services
Sport and Recreation
Inquiries (click to show)
During the current parliament, the following inquiries have been undertaken by the committee:
Records of 23 earlier inquiries conducted by the committee are also available online.
Submissions invited (click to show)
Prior to lodging your submission we recommend reading How to Make a Submission (PDF), and for background reading, Standing Committees of the Legislative Council (PDF).
Submissions received by the Committee become Committee documents and attract parliamentary privilege. If you republish or distribute a submission, including your own, it will not be a privileged publication as authorised by the Committee. After the Committee has published it, you may include a link to the submission on the Parliament’s website. Information about privilege is contained within the brochure. Please contact the Secretariat if you wish to discuss how parliamentary privilege may affect you.
The General Purpose Standing Committee No. 4 is currently receiving submissions in respect of the following:
Reports and government responses (click to show)
Members (click to show)
Contact (click to show)
Postal address (click to show)
Sydney NSW 2000
Terms of Reference establishing Committee (click to show)
Resolution passed 12 May 2011, Minutes No. 8, Item 6 page 98; As amended 15 March 2012, Minutes No. 71, Item 18 page 819; as amended 19 September 2012, Minutes No. 109, Item 7, p 1247.