Following a comprehensive review of the criminal and civil justice system in WA, the Western Australian Law Reform Commission (WALRC) recommended, along with many other things, that a Mediation Act be enacted in WA. No legislative action has been taken on that specific recommendation to date, but as the WALRC’s recommendations are gradually implemented some form of legislation remains a possibility.
"Developments in mediation legislation,"
ADR Bulletin: Vol. 5
, Article 5.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/adr/vol5/iss5/5