Inquiry into Management of Child Sex Offender Information

Hearings and Transcripts

Information on the Committee's public hearing schedule for this inquiry will be posted here as it becomes available.

Corrected transcripts of these hearings will also be published here when finalised by the Committee.

Wednesday, 26 May 2021
via Zoom
Time Witness Transcript
7:45 pm Bravehearts
Carol Ronken, Director of Research
 pdfTranscript190.67 KB
8:35 pm United Kingdom National Crime Agency (NCA)
Robert Jones, Director Threat Leadership, National Crime Agency

 pdfTranscript212.18 KB
 pdfResponse to QON764.04 KB

9:30 pm United States Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART)
Stephanie Carrigg, SMART Senior Policy Advisor
Marnie Dollinger, SMART Senior Policy Advisor
Joel Dowling, SMART Senior Policy Advisor
Scott Matson, SMART Associate Director for Policy
Michelle Sicat-Morales, Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs, Department of Justice

 pdfTranscript224.60 KB
 pdfResponse to QON868.17 KB


Thursday, 13 May 2021
Meeting Rooms G.1 & G.2, 55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne and via Zoom
Time Witness Transcript
9:00 am

Law Institute of Victoria
Tania Wolff, President
Gemma Hazmi, General Manager, Legal Policy

pdfTranscript318.95 KB
pdfResponse to QON696.03 KB

9:45 am Australian Psychological Society
Dr. Michael Davis, Chair of the Victorian Branch, and Chair-Elect of the National College of Forensic Psychologists

pdfTranscript516.39 KB
pdfPresentation978.60 KB
pdfResponse to QON590.55 KB

10:45 am Dr Craig Horne

pdfTranscript173.26 KB
pdfResponse to QON110.34 KB

11:30 am Liberty Victoria
Sam Norton, Senior Vice President

pdfTranscript518.05 KB
pdfPresentation2.69 MB
pdfResponse to QON971.58 KB

1.15pm Ashleigh Cooper and Scott McKissack

pdfTranscript488.50 KB
pdfSupporting Documentation provided by Ashleigh Cooper458.43 KB

2:00 pm

Kids First Australia
Aileen Ashford, Chief Executive Officer
Nicole Artico, Chief Operating Officer
Jackie Bateman, General Manager, Evidence Informed Practice

pdfTranscript503.41 KB
pdfPresentation4.85 MB

2:45 pm Daniel Morcombe Foundation
Mr Bruce Morcombe OAM, Founder
pdfTranscript501.26 KB 
3:30 pm Body Safety Australia
Deanne Carson, Chief Executive Officer

pdfTranscript495.72 KB
pdfResponse to QON111.40 KB


Thursday, 22 April 2021
Meeting Rooms G.1 & G.2, 55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne and via Zoom
Time Witness Transcript
9:00 am Victoria Police
Chris Gilbert, Assistant Commissioner, Intelligence and Covert Support Command

 pdfTranscript413.03 KB
 pdfResponse to QON495.67 KB

11:00 am Uniting Church in Australia Synod of Victoria and Tasmania
Mark Zirnsak, Senior Social Justice Advocate
 pdfTranscript538.32 KB
1:00 pm Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner
Sven Blummel, Victorian Information Commissioner
Rachel Dixon, Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner
 pdfTranscript543.17 KB
2:15 pm Dr Kelly Richards
Associate Professor, School of Justice, Queensland University of Technology
 pdfTranscript517.95 KB
Last Updated on Thursday, 16 September 2021