Submission on behalf of the Law and Justice Institute in response to the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014.
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The Law & Justice Institute (Qid) Inc. ('the Institute') comments on the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 ('the Bill'). The Institute is an association committed to raising the level of public debate on law and justice issues in Queensland. TheInstitute's objects include to:
• consider and respond to changes, or proposed changes,that might or will affect the administration of justice in Queensland;and
• foster and advocate law reform consistent with the rule of law, the Common Law, independent and principled reasoning, empirical data and the separation of powers, in particular,the preservation of judicial independence and discretion.
This document has been peer reviewed.