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National investigation into elder abuse

The Australian Law Reform Commission tabled its report on Elder Abuse in parliament on 15 June 2017.

The Australian Law Reform Commission tabled its report on Elder Abuse in parliament on 15 June 2017. The report made 43 recommendations for law reform to better protect the elderly from misuse or abuse and to safeguard their autonomy.

See Australian Law Reform Commission—Elder abuse: A national legal response (ALRC report 131)(opens in a new window).

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