Posts for "legislation" tag


Review of Mintabie Township Lease leads to shut-down

Following a Review of the Mintabie Lease and the Mintabie Township Lease Agreement, the State Government has announced that the lease of the Mintabie Township on the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands will be terminated. Twelve... read on

State Election – SA Greens

In this week’s interview, we talk about the South Australian state election. On 17 March, South Australians will be voting to choose which people and parties will sit in State Parliament for the next four... read on

First Nations Workers Alliance and CDP

In this interview, we find out about whether people on the Community Development Program (CDP) are protected under the Fair Work Act and have fair and safe working conditions. Under the CDP – which is... read on

Senator Dodson on CDP, Native Title and Uluru

In this week’s program, we interview Senator Patrick Dodson, Senator for Western Australia with the Australia Labor Party. To list just a few of his many qualifications and involvements before entering Federal Parliament … he... read on

SNAICC on child protection

In this week’s interview, we talk with Sharron Williams who is the Chair of the Board of SNAICC, which stands for the Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care and is the National Voice... read on

Update on APY Executive Elections

In this week’s interview, we focus on the upcoming elections for the APY Executive Board which will be held on 5th April this year. We talk with the Deputy Electoral Commissioner of the Electoral Commission... read on

Aboriginal Affairs on Key Legislation

This week’s interview focuses on two key pieces of legislation that have recently been reviewed and amended and that affect Anangu tjuta – the South Australian Aboriginal Heritage Act and the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY)... read on

Electoral Commissioner on APY Act

The focus of this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker interview is on the recent changes to the APY Lands Rights Act and how these will affect elections for the APY Executive Board. The Anangu Pitjantjatjara... read on

Changes to the APY Land Rights Act of 1981

The Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2016 (Bill) was introduced into Parliament on 22 June 2016. It passed the Legislative Council on 4 August 2016 and, subsequently, was passed by the House... read on

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

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