Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee

The 59th Parliament expired on 1 November 2022. A general election will be held on 26 November 2022. All Committees of the 59th Parliament ceased to exist on 1 November 2022, and any incomplete inquiries lapsed from that date. New Committees will be established in the 60th Parliament.

For further information, please contact the Committee Services Office on 03 86822800 or 


The Committee can examine any matters connected with the following departments and their related agencies:

  • Department of Families, Fairness and Housing 
  • Department of Health 
  • Department of Justice and Community Safety.  
The Parliament House gardens, overlooking the members' annexe.

The Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee conducted inquiries in previous parliaments. 

View inquiries from previous parliaments