Improving the Response of the Justice System to Sexual Offences
Tabled in Parliament Date:
The Victorian Law Reform Commissionhas delivered to the Attorney-General its report on Victoria’s laws relating to rape, sexual assault and associated adult and child sexual offences.
The review identifies opportunities to embed and build upon previous reforms, identifies the barriers to reporting and resolving sexual offences, and makes recommendations to improve the justice system’s response.
Submissions to this inquiry have closed.
The Commission delivered its report on sexual offences to the Attorney-General on 20 September 2021. It will deliver its report on the proposed new ‘Grab and drag’ offence by 15 December 2021. Both these reports will be published after they have been tabled in Parliament, which will happen within 14 sitting days of delivery to the Attorney-General.
The justice system and sexual offences - tell us how to make things better
- Terms of reference received
- Submissions and consultations
- Submissions closed
- Final Report
- Tabled in parliament