Thursday, 12 November 2020
National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Strengthening Banning Orders) Bill 2020; Second Reading
I move the second reading amendment on sheet 1121 standing in my name:
At the end of the motion, add: ", but the Senate:
(a) notes the recommendations made by the Hon Alan Robertson SC in the 'Independent review of the adequacy of the regulation of the supports and services provided to Ms Ann-Marie Smith, an NDIS participant, who died on 6 April 2020', from abuse and neglect; and
(b) calls on the Government to implement the recommendations in consultation with the disability sector including the introduction of a national community visitor scheme.