The Social Issues Committee was first established on 9 June 1988 in the 49th Parliament and has been reappointed in each subsequent Parliament. The committee was most recently reappointed on 8 May 2019.
The committee was established to inquire into and report on:
The Standing Committee on Social Issues has published three Legacy Reports:
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.