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Update on amendments to APY Land Rights Act

The Anangu Lands Paper Tracker has continued to follow what has been happening with the the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 since it was introduced in Parliament on 22 June 2016. This draft... read on

SA Health gives green light for community dialysis

For more than 15 years, APY Lands communities and support organisations have been campaigning to have access to community-based renal dialysis on the APY Lands. For over a year, SA Health has stalled on providing a... read on

Monitoring APY child safety – a new Sub-committee

The final report of the Government’s response to the Children on APY Lands Commission of Inquiry (Mullighan Inquiry) indicated in November 2013 that the APY Lands Steering Committee, with oversight from the APY Regional Partnership... read on

Update on changes to the APY Land Rights Act

The Anangu Lands Paper Tracker has been following what has been happening with the introduction of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 in Parliament. This is the draft legislation to change... read on

The Anangu Lands Paper Tracker E-Newsletter No. 48

Welcome to our 48th Newsletter! This Newsletter focuses on what the Anangu Lands Paper Tracker Project of Uniting Communities has been up to since March this year. It includes information about the key issues that... read on

Have APY communities been consulted on amendments to APY Land Rights Act?

The Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation of the Department of State Development conducted 22 consultation and feedback sessions as part of the Review of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights Act 1981. The draft legislation that... read on

Update on APY Land Rights Act – The introduction of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 into Parliament 

The Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 was introduced into the Legislative Council of the South Australia Parliament on 22nd June 2016. The Bill was introduced to the Legislative Council by the Minister... read on

Changes to the APY Land Rights Act 1981

Introduction In 2013, the previous Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, the Honourable Ian Hunter MLC, commissioned an independent limited review of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights Act 1981. The Review was set up to... read on

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