Appendix A: Submissions

1

Professor Prue Vines

2

Michael P Tinsley

3

Janine Truter

4

Victoria Police

5

Forensicare (Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health)

6

Office of Public Prosecutions Victoria

7

Victoria Legal Aid

8

Crime Victims Support Association

9

State Trustees

10

Law Institute of Victoria

11

Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre

12

Land Victoria

13

Elder Law and Succession Committee of the Law Society of New South Wales

14

Property and Probate Section of the Commercial Bar Association

15

Commission for Children and Young People

16

The Institute of Legal Executives (Victoria)

17

Carolyn Sparke QC

 

 

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