Review of the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997: Report

Appendix B: Submissions

The Commission received the following submissions. Those who submitted to both the terms of reference and supplementary terms of reference have been listed twice.

Submissions to the terms of reference

1

Associate Professor Ruth Vine

2

Forensicare Patient Consulting Group

3

Gunvant Patel

4

The Australian Clinical Psychology Association

5

Patricia Farnell

6

Associate Professor Andrew Carroll

7

Meron Wondemaghen

8

Office of Public Prosecutions

9

Raymond Rudd

10

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

11

Jamie Walvisch

12

Progressive Law Network

13

Australian Community Support Organisation Inc.

14

Office of the Public Advocate

15

Name withheld

16

Australian Psychological Society

17

Name withheld

18

Victoria Legal Aid

19

Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health (Forensicare) (referred to as ‘Forensicare’ in citations).

20

Law Institute of Victoria

21

Criminal Bar Association

22

Liberty Victoria

Submissions to the supplementary terms of reference

23

Dr Robert G Adler

24

Office of Public Prosecutions

25

Criminal Bar Association

26

Youthlaw

27

Victoria Legal Aid

28

The Australian Clinical Psychology Association

29

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

30

Victoria Police (submission to both the terms of reference and supplementary terms of reference)

31

Australian Psychological Society

32

Liberty Victoria

33

Commission for Children and Young People

34

Confidential