Morrison suggests disability inquiry could be as big as $373 million child sex abuse royal commission

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is likely to be scrutinised by a sweeping royal commission into the abuse of people with disabilities, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison hinting the probe could be as big as the landmark $373 million inquiry into child sex abuse.

Disability advocates want the inquiry to look into violence, abuse and neglect of people with a disability but have also urged the Prime Minister to make sure the NDIS is examined.

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Topics:
Government, Policy, Legislation

Author:
Max Koslowski

Source:
Sydney Morning Herald