Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2018 Week 10 Hansard (18 September) . . Page.. 3704 ..
gestures, which we all do, such as our acknowledgements of country, but showing the due respect intended by the practice needs to translate into action. We need action through policy direction, planning, implementation and service delivery and through an understanding of the real lived experience of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in our community.
I am very pleased to see this issue being taken seriously, and I hope that we will soon see a shift in the horrendous statistics I cited earlier and that ultimately this will lead to better and more lasting outcomes for the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and their families.
Mr Gentleman presented the following papers:
Subordinate legislation (including explanatory statements unless otherwise stated)
Legislation Act, pursuant to section 64—
Civil Law (Wrongs) Act—
Civil Law (Wrongs) Professional Standards Council Appointment 2018 (No 8)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-231 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Civil Law (Wrongs) Professional Standards Council Appointment 2018 (No 9)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-232 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Domestic Violence Agencies Act—
Domestic Violence Agencies (Council) Appointment 2018 (No 2)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-228 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Domestic Violence Agencies (Council) Appointment 2018 (No 3)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-230 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Domestic Violence Agencies (Council) Appointment 2018 (No 4)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-229 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Legislative Assembly (Members' Staff) Act—Legislative Assembly (Members' Staff) Variable Terms of Employment Of Office-holders' Staff Determination 2018 (No 1)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-233 (LR, 16 August 2018).
Utilities (Technical Regulation) Act—Utilities (Technical Regulation) (Listed Dams) Determination 2018—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-234 (LR, 20 August 2018).
Work Health and Safety Act—Work Health and Safety (Fees) Determination 2018 (No 2)—Disallowable Instrument DI2018-227 (LR, 14 August 2018).
Leave of absence
Motion (by Mr Wall) agreed to:
That leave of absence be granted to Mrs Jones from today's sitting, with a proposed return of 30 October 2018, for maternity leave.