The Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Amendment Bill 2013 commences operation on 20 May 2014. This Bill amends the Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007. This media release by the Attorney General Brad Hazzard outlines how this new amendment will help victims of domestic violence.
For more details about this amendment, see our earlier blog post.
Read more about domestic violence and other reforms that are being made for victims of domestic violence: