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Committee Details

Legislative Council Standing Committee on Social Issues

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:

 

  • issues concerned with the social development and wellbeing of the people of New South Wales, including health, education, housing, ageing, disability, children's services and community services, and 
  • matters concerned with citizenship, sport and recreation and gaming and racing.

 

The Standing Committee on Social Issues has published two Legacy Reports:

 

Chair: Mallard, Shayne (LIB, LC Member)
Deputy Chair: Mookhey, Daniel (ALP, LC Member)
Members: Boyd, Abigail (GRNS, LC Member)
Franklin, Ben (NAT, LC Member)
Jackson, Rose (ALP, LC Member)
Martin, Taylor (LIB, LC Member)
Nile, Fred (CDP, LC Member)
Ward, Natalie (LIB, LC Member)

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