Title

Submission to the Queensland Taskforce on Organised Crime Legislation (inquiry area 5)

Date of this Version

9-9-2015

Document Type

Response or Comment

Publication Details

Goldsworthy, T.J. (2015). Submission to the Queensland Taskforce on Organised Crime Legislation (inquiry area 5) Queensland Government: Brisbane.

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Abstract

In response to a request from the Executive Director of the Commission the following submissions provide Dr. Goldsworthy’s responses as they relate to each term of reference:

1. If provisions in the 2013 legislation are effectively facilitating the successful detection, investigation, prevention and deterrence of organised crime

2. If provisions in the 2013 legislation are effectively facilitating the successful prosecution of individuals

3. If the 2013 legislation strikes an appropriate balance between ensuring the safety, welfare and good order of the community and protecting individual civil liberties, including in relation to the anti‐association provisions in the 2013 legislation

4. How best to replace or amend the 2013 legislation, in accordance with the Queensland Government’s election commitments