NSW has introduced a new public interest disclosures framework to provide for the protection of persons who make public interest disclosures.
In HYY (Guardianship)  VCAT 97, VCAT considered the scope of authority of appointed guardians authorising physical restraints.
Federal Parliament has introduced a new national regulatory framework for mitochondrial donation techniques and its introduction for research purposes.
Federal Parliament has introduced a new national data sharing scheme for public sector data.
Federal Parliament has introduced new security of critical infrastructure protections, including obligations for responsible entities that manage or operate critical infrastructure assets.
Remaining parts of the Change or Suppression (Conversion) Practices Prohibition Act have recently commenced in Victoria.
In CFMMEU v Mt Arthur Coal  FWCFB 6059, the FWC considered whether an employer’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement constituted a lawful and reasonable direction to employees.