Government called on to urgently establish Disability Royal Commission

Disability advocates are calling for a royal commission into the violence and abuse of people with disability to be set up immediately after the Morrison government threw its support behind the inquiry.

But Prime Minister Scott Morrison did not announce the royal commission, instead telling Parliament he would consult with states and territories first.

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Topics:
Government, Policy, Legislation, Human Rights, Social Justice, Case Studies

Author:
Luke Michael

Source:
Pro Bono News

Date published:
Mon 18th Feb, 2019