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Tasmanian Disability Inclusion and Safeguards Bill - 2024 - Have your questions answered

Two people with disability sit in a room; one looks at the camera, the other smiles at the camera. Behind them are other people sitting at tables. Colourful objects are on the tables
Location: Tasmania (online)
Date: 30/07/2024
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The Disability Inclusion and Safeguarding Bill 2024, was tabled by Jo Palmer, Minister for Disability Services, in the Tasmanian Parliament on 19 June 2024. The Bill will be debated in the Tasmanian Parliament during 2024. Come and have your questions about the Bill answered by Kelly Ford A/Director Disability and Reform and Maryanne Lewis - Senior Policy Officer - Disability Inclusion and Legislation.

About the Bill:

The new legislation seeks to drive advance and safeguard the rights of all people with disability and advance the full and effective inclusion of all people with disability.

The new legislation seeks to drive inclusion for all Tasmanians with disability through high quality and safe services and by supporting national and international commitments. The legislation establishes important new safeguards for people with disability.

These include establishing the Tasmanian Disability Commissioner and ensuring contemporary quality and safety in the authorisation of restrictive practices.

The Disability Inclusion and Safeguarding Bill 2024 is available on the Tasmanian Parliament website. An Accessible Version of the Bill is available from the DPAC website and additional resources to assist with understanding the Bill, include: A Guide to the Disability Inclusion and Safeguarding Bill 2024 and an Easy Read text only Factsheet. These are available from the DPAC website.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who works in the Tasmanian disability sector.

Event Details

Date: Tuesday 30 July
Time: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm AEST
Location: Online



This event is supported by the Tasmanian Government.


Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Lizzie Castles, State Manager - Tasmania, submit enquiry/feedback, show phone number