Today marks the commencement of the Federal Circuit and Family Court, which combines the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court to provide a single entry point into the family law system.
The Morrison Government has released its response to the Functional and Efficiency Review of the National Archives of Australia (Review), commissioned to strengthen the position of the agency as the custodian of Australia's historic records.
Assistant Attorney-General Senator Amanda Stoker has welcomed the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia’s establishment of a new list to address long-standing issues of non-compliance with court orders made in family law proceedings.
The National Archives of Australia is at a crossroads. Since its founding in 1961, the Archives has fulfilled the important role of storing, preserving, and protecting government records that are vital to our nation's history.
Attorney-General Senator Michaelia Cash has today announced funding of $67.7 million to the National Archives of Australia to provide a funding boost for its critical functions as the custodian of Australia’s history through the preservation of Commonwealth records.
The Australian Government will launch an independent review of the Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Corporation (Coal LSL) to safeguard the long service leave entitlements of employees in the black coal mining industry.