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Legislative Assembly Committee on Law and Safety

The Committee on Law and Safety is a current standing committee of the Legislative Assembly, established 22 June 2011, re-established 28 May 2015.

The Committee has the following portfolio responsibilities: Attorney General; Corrections; Emergency Services; Justice; Police; Racing; and Veterans Affairs.
The Committee can scrutinise laws and look at the financial performance and annual reports of government departments.

Inquiries (click to show)

During the current parliament, no inquiries have been undertaken by the committee.

Records of earlier inquiries undertaken by the committee appear below:

ReferredInquiry Name
02/07/2014   Measures to Reduce Alcohol and Drug-Related Violence (Completed)
25/06/2013   Driver Licence Disqualification Reform (Completed)
15/12/2012   Managing information related to donor conception (Completed)
17/10/2011   Inclusion of donor details on the register of births (Completed)

Submissions invited (click to show)

The committee is not actively receiving submissions at present. Past submissions may be available under the relevant inquiry.

Reports and government responses (click to show)

The committee has not published any reports during the current parliament.

Records of earlier reports published by the committee appear below:

Report DateName of the report
20/11/2014   Measures to reduce alcohol and and drug-related violence: Preliminary inquiry
21/11/2013   Driver licence disqualification reform
17/10/2013   Managing Donor Conception Information
17/10/2012   Inclusion of donor details on the register of births

Members (click to show)

Chair: Mr Geoff PROVEST (Nat, LA Member).
Deputy Chair: Mr Jai ROWELL (Lib, LA Member).
Members:Mr Edmond ATALLA (ALP, LA Member)
 Ms Jenny LEONG (The Greens, LA Member)
 Mr Damien TUDEHOPE (Lib, LA Member)

Contact (click to show)

Main contactJason Arditi(02) 9230 2096 lawsafety@parliament.nsw.gov.au
DirectorCarly Maxwell(02) 9230 3439 lawsafety@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Postal address (click to show)

Legislative Assembly Committee on Law and Safety
Parliament House
Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Terms of Reference establishing Committee (click to show)

Resolution passed in the Legislative Assembly on 28 May 2015, Votes and Proceedings No 9, Item 2.

Extract from Votes and Proceedings No 9.pdfExtract from Votes and Proceedings No 9.pdf