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Consultation open on proposed reform to the execution of Commonwealth statutory declarations

The Australian Government, through the Attorney’s General Department, has opened consultation on amending the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 and the Statutory Declarations Regulations 2018 to introduce new ways of executing Commonwealth statutory declarations.

Australian Government Regulator Stocktake

Finance has today published a stocktake of Australian Government regulators and regulatory functions

Independent Review of Overseas Health Practitioner Regulatory Settings – Interim report


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Electronic Transactions Act consultation open

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Agreement reached on reform of charitable fundraising laws

In their most recent meeting, the Commonwealth, state and territory Treasurers agreed to a set of nationally consistent fundraising principles to streamline and harmonise state and territory requirements on charitable fundraiser conduct.

Independent review of health practitioner regulatory settings

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Minister for the Public Service
Minister for Women