Inquiry into the Review of the Coroner's Act 1985

Submissions

The Law Reform Committee received over 80 submissions for this inquiry. Most of these are available below; however, some of these submissions are confidential.

A number of people made personal submissions to the Committee. It is possible that some people may become distressed after reading some of these submissions. There are many organisations which provide telephone advice and counselling. For further information and a list of organisations visit www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au or refer to the 24-Hour Service telephone numbers in the front section of the White Pages.

  1. pdf Mr Graeme Johnson, State Coroner, State Coroner's Office of Victoria, 11 April 2005 - pdf 33.60 Kb
    (Note: Preliminary submission only. Main submission is at submission 70.)
  2. Confidential, 13 May 2005
  3. pdf Mrs Lynette King, 15 July 2005 - pdf 844.36 Kb
    pdf Mrs Lynette King - supplementary submission, 21 September 2005 - pdf 154.89 Kb
  4. pdf The Hon. Philip Ruddock MP, Commonwealth Attorney-General, 8 June 2005 - pdf 92.33 Kb
  5. Mr Julian Knight, 8 June 2005 - not available
  6. pdf Dr Patrick van der Hoeven, pathologist, 20 June 2005 - pdf 207.64 Kb
  7. pdf Ms Lorraine Long, Founder, Medical Action Error Group, 22 June 2005 - pdf 889.47 Kb
    pdf Ms Lorraine Long, Founder, Medical Action Error Group - supplementary submission, 19 September 2005 - pdf 71.89 Kb
    pdf Ms Lorraine Long, Founder, Medical Action Error Group - supplementary submission, 14 September 2005 - pdf 394.33 Kb
  8. Ms Dawn Staley, 21 June 2005 - confidential
  9. Duplicate - not available
  10. pdf SIDS and Kids Victoria, 5 July 2005 - pdf 319.52 Kb
  11. pdf Mr Cecil Watt, 5 July 2005 - pdf 203.64 Kb
  12. pdf World Federation of Doctors Who Respect Human Life - Victorian Division, 18 July 2005 - pdf 170.75 Kb
    pdf World Federation of Doctors Who Respect Human Life - Victorian Division, 3 November 2005 - supplementary submission - pdf 178.07 Kb
  13. pdf Springvale Monash Legal Service Inc, 13 July 2005 - pdf 829.33 Kb
  14. Confidential, 3 July 2005
  15. pdf Nurses Board of Victoria, 7 July 2005 - pdf 186.88 Kb
  16. pdf Radiation Advisory Committee, 4 July 2005 - pdf 819.94 Kb
  17. pdf Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, 24 June 2005 - pdf 987.79 Kb
  18. pdf The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne, 13 July 2005 - pdf 772.56 Kb
  19. pdf Dr David Leo Ranson, 14 July 2005 - pdf 4.16 Mb
  20. pdf Ms Emilia Arnus, Convenor, Representing Constitutents of East Yarra Province, 15 July 2005 - pdf 412.46 Kb
  21. pdf Victorian Surgical Consultative Council, 13 July 2005 - pdf 101.34 Kb
  22. pdf Victorian Consultative Council on Anaesthetic Mortality and Morbidity, 14 July 2005 - pdf 425.42 Kb
  23. Confidential, 14 July 2005
  24. Clinical Liaison Service, Coronial Services Centre, 6 July 2005 - confidential
  25. pdf Mrs Carol Smith, 14 July 2005 - pdf 38.95 Kb
    pdf Mrs Carol Smith - attachment, 14 July 2005 - pdf 35.87 Kb
  26. pdf Mrs Hazel Watt - pdf 162.28 Kb
  27. pdf SANE Australia, 14 July 2005 - pdf 168.33 Kb
  28. pdf Mrs Caroline Storm, 12 July 2005 - pdf 800.37 Kb
  29. pdf Disability Discrimination Legal Service Inc, 15 July 2005 - pdf 602.58 Kb
  30. pdf Mr Andrew and Mrs Karyn Kennedy, 13 July 2005 - pdf 118.33 Kb
  31. pdf Country Fire Authority (CFA), 15 July 2005 - pdf 71.55 Kb
  32. pdf Jesuit Social Services, 14 July 2005 - pdf 275.83 Kb
  33. pdf Ms Jacinta Heffey, Magistrate, Children's Court of Victoria, 12 July 2005 - pdf 1.75 Mb
  34. pdf Victoria Legal Aid, 14 July 2005 - pdf 261.00 Kb
  35. pdf Dr Shelley Robertson, 15 July 2005 - pdf 274.93 Kb
  36. pdf Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria, 15 July 2005 - pdf 211.93 Kb
  37. pdf Dr Eleanor Flynn, 18 July 2005 - pdf 137.65 Kb
  38. pdf Australian Medical Association (AMA) Victoria, 15 July 2005 - pdf 231.24 Kb
  39. pdf Australian Nursing Federation (ANF) Victorian Branch, 15 July 2005- pdf 150.25 Kb
  40. pdf Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine (VIFM), 19 July 2005- pdf 3.03 Mb
  41. pdf Mental Health Legal Centre Inc, 15 July 2005 - pdf 139.47 Kb
  42. pdf Maurice Blackburn Cashman Lawyers - Medical Negligence Practice Group, 18 July 2005 - pdf 635.30 Kb
  43. pdf Mrs Anne Anderson, 13 July 2005 - pdf 321.55 Kb
    pdf Mrs Anne Anderson - supplementary submission, 22 August 2005 - pdf 50.12 Kb
  44. pdf General Practice Divisions Victoria, 18 July 2005 - pdf 791.60 Kb
  45. pdf Austin Health, 19 July 2005 - pdf 462.73 Kb
  46. pdf Bayside Health, 15 July 2005 - pdf 248.87 Kb
  47. pdf The Safety Centre, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, 15 July 2005 - pdf 83.77 Kb
  48. pdf Mr Graeme Bond, 16 July 2005 - pdf 88.00 Kb
    pdf Mr Graeme Bond - attachment 1, 16 July 2005 - pdf 135.56 Kb
    pdf Mr Graeme Bond - attachment 2, 16 July 2005 - pdf 51.16 Kb
    pdf Mr Graeme Bond - attachment 3, 16 July 2005 - pdf 90.46 Kb
  49. pdf Ms Marion Stevens, 25 July 2005 - pdf 539.41 Kb
  50. pdf Transport Accident Commission (TAC), 22 July 2005 - pdf 1.56 Mb
  51. pdf Australian Council for Safety and Quality in Health Care, 25 July 2005 - pdf 446.23 Kb
  52. pdf Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Services Board, 25 July 2005 - pdf 65.76 Kb
  53. pdf Life Saving Victoria - Royal Life Saving, 15 July 2005 - pdf 97.88 Kb
  54. pdf South Pacific Foundation of Victoria Inc, 15 July 2005 - pdf 368.15 Kb
  55. pdf Federation of Community Legal Centres (Vic) Inc, 22 July 2005 - pdf 1.04 Mb
  56. pdf Medical Practitioners Board of Victoria, 26 July 2005 - pdf 233.74 Kb
  57. pdf Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service (VALS), 25 July 2005 - pdf 693.34 Kb
    pdf Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service (VALS) - supplementary submission, 17 May 2006 - pdf 733.48 Kb
  58. pdf Law Institute of Victoria, 27 July 2005 - pdf 516.38 Kb
  59. pdf The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 22 July 2005 - pdf 44.04 Kb
  60. pdf Office of the Victorian Privacy Commissioner, 2 August 2005 - pdf 578.81 Kb
  61. pdf Victorian Safe Communities Network Inc (VSCN), 4 August 2005 - pdf 191.19 Kb
    pdf Victorian Safe Communities Network Inc (VSCN) - attachment 1, 4 August 2005 - pdf 5.83 Mb
    pdf Victorian Safe Communities Network Inc (VSCN) - attachment 2, 4 August 2005 - pdf 3.50 Mb
  62. pdf Health Services Commissioner, 29 July 2005 - pdf 399.56 Kb 
  63. pdf Royal College of Nursing, Australia, 25 July 2005 - pdf 621.08 Kb
  64. pdf Transport Workers' Union (Victorian/Tasmanian Branch), 5 August 2005 - pdf 516.41 Kb
  65. pdf The Royal College of Pathologists Australasia, 19 August 2005 - pdf 179.31 Kb
    pdf The Royal College of Pathologists Australasia - attachment, 19 August 2005 - pdf 897.23 Kb
  66. pdf Mr Leon Hain, 7 August 2005 - pdf 49.96 Kb
    pdf Mr Leon Hain - supplementary submission, 13 September 2005 - pdf 190.25 Kb
  67. Numbering error - not available
  68. pdf Ms Kathleen Hurley, 15 August 2005 - pdf 537.43 Kb
  69. pdf Victoria Law Foundation, 16 August 2005 - pdf 64.92 Kb
  70. pdf Mr Graeme Johnstone, State Coroner, State Coroner's Office, 15 August 2005 - pdf 865.58 Kb
    pdf Mr Graeme Johnstone, State Coroner, State Coroner's Office - appendices, 15 August 2005 - pdf 400.89 Kb
  71. pdf Mr David and Mrs Margrit Kaufmann, 1 September 2005 - pdf 372.91 Kb
  72. pdf The Hon. Marsha Thompson MP, Minister for Consumer Affairs, Victoria, 24 August 2005 - pdf 97.24 Kb
  73. pdf State Committee of the Royal College of Pathologists Australasia, 31 August 2005 - pdf 50.43 Kb
  74. pdf Office of the Emergency Services Commissioner, 8 September 2005 - pdf 524.49 Kb
  75. pdf Transport Industry Safety Group, 13 September 2005 - pdf 85.55 Kb
  76. pdf Mr Frank Diconi, 20 September 2005 - pdf 822.01 Kb
  77. pdf The Hon. John Thwaites MP, Minister for Victorian Communities, 23 September 2005 - pdf 42.43 Kb
    pdf The Hon. John Thwaites MP, Minister for Victorian Communities - supplementary submission, 13 December 2005 - pdf 228.72 Kb
    pdf Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Department of Victorian Communities - supplementary submission, 5 May 2006 - pdf 256.78 Kb
  78. pdf Victoria Police, 7 October 2005 - pdf 482.11 Kb
  79. pdf Association for the Prevention of Medical Errors, 28 October 2005 - pdf 1.98 Mb
  80. pdf The Hon. Gavin Jennings MLC, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, 14 November 2005 - pdf 352.37 Kb
  81. pdf The Victorian Bar, 22 December 2005 - pdf 237.68 Kb
  82. Mrs Martha and Mr Nigel Baptist, 26 January 2006 - confidential
  83. Ms Elaine Harrington, 24 March 2006 - confidential
  84. pdf Consultative Council on Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity, 27 July 2006 - pdf 44.78 Kb

This inquiry has been completed. No further submissions will be accepted.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 May 2017