Inclusive Juries – Access for People who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind or Have Low Vision
Tabled in Parliament Date:
The Commission is considering what changes to legislation and practices should be made to enhance access for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or have low vision who wish to serve as jurors in Victoria.
Submissions to this law reform inquiry have closed. You can download the submissions we received from the link at the bottom of the page.
Read about the issues that the Commission is considering in the consultation paper.
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Inclusive Juries - Access for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or have low vision
The Victorian Law Reform Commission is considering what changes to the law should be made to help people who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind or have low vision who wish to serve as jurors in Victoria.
- Terms of reference received
- Submissions and consultations
- Submissions closed
- Final Report
- Tabled in parliament