The Victorian Law Reform Commission has been asked to report on Victoria's committal system. The Commission is asked to consider whether Victoria should maintain, abolish, replace or reform the present committal system, as well as best practice for supporting victims and means of reducing trauma to victims and witnesses.

An issues paper will be published in June 2019, including a call for submissions.

The due date for the Commission to deliver its report is 31 March 2020.



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[Referral to the Victorian Law Reform Commission pursuant to section 5(1)(a) of the Victorian Law Reform Commission Act 2000 (Vic) on 24 October 2018...

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