Impact of the Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) Act 2006 (Cth) (Inquiry)

This inquiry is a completed Legislative Council inquiry conducted by the Law and Justice Committee.   The Legislative Council Standing Committee on Law and Justice conducted an inquiry to examine the impact of the Commonwealth’s Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) Act 2006 on women and children in NSW and on the operation of court orders that can prevent family violence perpetrators from coming into contact with their families.

Related Federal Parliament Inquiries:


Legislative Council Committee Report Debate, 9 May 2007
Legislative Council Committee Report Debate, 30 May 2007
Legislative Council Committee Report Debate, 30 May 2007 (continued)
Legislative Council Committee Report Debate, 6 June 2007
Legislative Council Committee Report Debate, 20 June 2007

Timeline (click to show)

Referred: 20 Sep 2006
    » Call for submissions: 20 Sep 2006
    » Submissions close: 20 Oct 2006
        » Final Report Published: 28 Nov 2006

Reports and Government Responses (click to show)

Hearings and Transcripts (click to show)

DateName of Document
31/10/2006Public Hearing

Submissions (click to show)

View the public submission(s) published by the committee in relation to this inquiry.

The closing date for submissions was 20 October 2006

Contact Us (click to show)

This is a completed inquiry. The contacts below are historical only.

Inquiry Terms of Reference (click to show)

TOR with members.pdf