The Committee is commencing the third stage of its Review of the ICAC,
focussing on the use, conduct, form and value of hearings by the Commission,
and any other matter considered relevant by the Committee.
That under section 63 of the Independent Commission Against Corruption Act
1988, a Joint Committee known as the Committee on the Independent Commission
Against Corruption be appointed.
That under section 65 (1) (a) of the Independent Commission Against Corruption
Act 1988, Mr Hatzistergos, 1 member nominated by the Leader of the Opposition
and 1 member nominated by the Cross Bench Members be appointed to serve on the
Committee as the Members of the Legislative Council.
In the absence of any agreement the representation on the Committee is to be
determined by the House.
Nominations for membership of the Committee are to be in writing to the Clerk
of the House within 7 days.
The Committee is established under the ICAC Act 1988, and is the means by which
the ICAC is accountable to the Parliament. The Committee monitors and reviews
the ICAC's functions, annual reports and other reports it makes to Parliament.
It examines the trends and changes in corrupt conduct.