Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee; Reference
That the following matters be referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report by 1 April 2019:
(a) the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (the Act) and the operation of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal including, but not limited to, management of caseloads, administrative resources, processes relating to the selection and appointment of non-judicial Tribunal members, and functions performed by Tribunal members under legislation other than the Act; and
(b) any related matters.
I move the amendment in the terms circulated in the chamber:
After paragraph (a), insert:
(ab) whether the determinations of the Tribunal have been in accordance with community expectations, particularly in the immigration jurisdiction; and