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NCJ Number: 127837 Find in a Library
Title: Criminal Justice Act Number 111 of 1989
Corporate Author: Queensland Criminal Justice Cmssn
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 67
Sponsoring Agency: Queensland Criminal Justice Cmssn
Brisbane Albert Street, QLD, 4002
Type: Legislation/Policy Analysis
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This volume presents the text of a law that was enacted in Queensland, Australia in 1989 that provides for the establishment and operation of a criminal justice commission and a parliamentary committee to be called the Criminal Justice Committee.
Abstract: Individual sections detail the establishment and organization of the commission, its responsibilities, the roles of each division, and powers related to investigations and the taking of evidence. Other sections discuss the custody and disposal of material in the commission's possession, the protection and reimbursement of persons associated with the commission, conduct that represents contempt of the commission, the structure and role of the parliamentary committee, and topics related to offenses and applications to the Supreme Court.
Main Term(s): Crime commissions
Index Term(s): Australia; Criminal justice system analysis; Criminal justice system policy; Criminal justice system reform
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