WA Attorney-General signals

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WA Attorney-General signals "broad support" for changes to Equal Opportunity Act

WA Attorney-General, Hon John Quigley MLA, has given "broad support" to 163 Recommendations of the Law Reform Commission final report into the State's Equal Opportunity Act. You can read the final report HERE.

While tabling the Report in parliament, the Attorney-General also indicated that the changes would “[strengthen] equal opportunity protections for LGBTIQA+ staff and students in religious schools”. This does not appear to leave much room for schools to operate in accordance with traditional Christian beliefs on marriage, sexuality and gender.

Concerningly, the Report recommends:

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