Supplementary Sub: Review of the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Bill 2019
On 27 August 2019, the Law Council appeared before the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (the Committee) as part of its review of the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Bill 2019.
This supplementary submission addresses two issues raised by the Committee during the Law Council’s appearance. The first is to answer a question on notice from Senator Stoker in relation to the Law Council’s position on an alternative amendment to section 15AA of the Crimes Act 1914 (Cth) (Crimes Act). The second is to clarify the Law Council’s evidence in relation to proposed section 19ALB of the Crimes Act in response to a question from the Committee.
You can read the full supplementary submission below.