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SCoA Submission to Human Rights Committee Inquiry into Free Speech

Date Submitted : 08-Dec-2016

Themes : Submission, 18C, free speech, Inquiry

SCoA has made a submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech. The Committee is considering whether the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) imposes unreasonable restrictions upon freedom of speech as well as the effectiveness of certain administrative functions of the Australian Human Rights Commission

SCoA considers that the current provisions within the RDA, the subject of this Inquiry, provide a basis for respect and tolerance which are core to any community and are essential in a multicultural democracy

Download the file: SCoA Submission to Human Rights Committee Inquiry into Free Speech_Dec2016.pdf

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