The Victorian Law Reform Commission is an independent, government-funded organisation that develops, reviews and recommends reform of Victoria's state laws. The Commission has a charter to consult with the community and advise the Attorney-General on how to improve and update Victorian laws.
Welcome to the Victorian Law Reform Commission
The Commission's medicinal cannabis report was tabled in Parliament on 6 October 2015. The Access to Medicinal Cannabis Act 2016, based on the Commission's recommendations, was assented to on 26 April 2016.
Who decides what will happen to your body when you die? This video looks at why funeral instructions are important, what the law says, and how it could change.
The Commission has published a consultation paper for its review of the Adoption Act. Submissions are invited by 16 September 2016.