Posts for "legislation" tag


Richard King – Update from APY General Manager

This week’s radio interview is with Mr Richard King, General Manager of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY). Richard talks about the activities that the APY Executive and Community Councils have been involved in. He lets... read on

Tim Hampton (ALRM) on payment of fines

This week’s interview is with Mr Tim Hampton from the Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement (ALRM) in Port Augusta, where he works as a Financial Counsellor and Consumer Advocate. Tim lets us know about what we... read on

Minister Maher – Update Part Two

This is the second part of an interview with the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, the Hon Kyam Maher, recorded on 24 April 2015.   The Minister comments on the new APY road and... read on

SA Electoral Commission – APY Elections

This radio show focuses on the APY Executive Board Elections which will be held on 25th May 2015, in accordance with the APY Land Rights Act, 1981.   The program includes an interview with the... read on

Minister moves to amend the APY Land Rights Act 1981

The Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation Minister, the Hon Ian Hunter MLC, has Introduced an amendment to the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights Act 1981 (APY Act) to give the Minister the power to suspend the... read on

Khatija Thomas on Reconciliation – Part 2

This week’s interview is the second part of a longer interview with the Commissioner for Aboriginal Engagement, Ms Khatija Thomas. Part two of the interview focuses on Constitutional Recognition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples,... read on

Ben Stewart on Road Safety

This week’s interview is with Mr Benjamin Stewart, the Senior Program Officer for Aboriginal Road Safety and Licensing Road Safety, within the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI). Ben explains the recent changes to... read on

APY governance review: interim report released

This month, the South Australian Government released an interim report on possible changes to the APY Executive. The report makes a series of recommendations, albeit on the basis of limited consultation with Anangu... read on

New legislation for Aboriginal Lands Trust

Last month, the South Australian Parliament passed legislation to overhaul the operation of the Aboriginal Lands Trust... read on

Interview with Ben Stewart

Ben Stewart from the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure talks us through recent changes to the State’s Motor Vehicle Act that are expected to make is easier for Anangu to get a driver’s licence if they live on the APY or Maralinga Tjarutja Lands... read on

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