Review of the Coroners Act 1997 : Discussion Paper

20 December 2012
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This Issues Paper inquires into the effectiveness of the Coroners Act 1997 to consider whether the Act provides an appropriate legislative framework for:

  • the independent investigation of deaths and fires
  • the making of recommendations
  • the provision of support for the families, friends and others associated with a deceased person who is the subject of a coronial inquiry

Review of the Coroners Act 1997 : Discussion Paper