HSV Submissions 2020 to current
The Humanist Society of Victoria (HSV) regularly makes submissions to various responsible bodies, including Senate Committees, Royal Commissions and Government policy reviews. HSV also communicates humanist concerns to politicians of all political persuasions. The content of these communications is formulated by the members at specially convened discussion meetings. This advocacy forms an important part of the work of HSV in disseminating and promoting the humanist view in ethics and religion. Through these representations, HSV is making valuable contributions to civil society.
In the list of submissions below, the titles of a series of submissions on a single issue are appended (1), (2), (3), etc. Access a short note on a submission by clicking on the note number in [square] brackets.
Download complete HSV Submissions List in PDF format.
|2021||16 Jun||Proposal to amend Council’s governance rules (Council prayer)||Community Consultation Committee||Boroondara City|
|30 Mar||Indigenous voice co-design ||Senior Advisory Group (M. Langton, T. Calma)||FED|
|2020||14 Aug||Plea for Mubarak Bala (2)||Federal Attorney General (A. Malami)||Nigeria|
|18 Jul||Ecosystem decline||Legislative Council Environment & Planning Committee||VIC|
|17 Jun||Supervised safe injecting facility||Premier (D. Andrews)||VIC|
|9 Jun||Migration Amendment Bill 2020||Senate Legal & Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee||FED|
|11 May||Plea for Mubarak Bala (1)||Minister for Foreign Affairs (M. Payne)||FED|
|28 Apr||Review of Environment Protection Biodiversity & Conservation Act 1999||Department of Environment||FED|
|12 Feb||Out of Home Care Age Bill||Minister for Children (G. Williams) and Premier (D. Andrews)||VIC|
|25 Jan||Religious Discrimination Bill 2.0||Attorney General (C. Porter)||FED|
 Published on website, haveyoursay.voice.niaa.gov.au/submissions/list.