Refugee Rights: Submission to Inquiry into Immigration Detention

On 2 August 2009, the Centre made a Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee on the Migration Amendment (Immigration Reform) Bill 2009. The Bill is intended to 'implement the Government's New Directions in Detention policy to increase clarity, fairness and consistency in the way the Minister and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship respond to unlawful non-citizens’.

Download the HRLC submission here.