A consultation paper has been released for public comment on ways to improve the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972 (WA). Submissions are due by 1 June 2018. Public consultations across the State will be undertaken throughout May 2018, and draft legislation will be released for comment thereafter.
29 November 2017 An options paper has been released for public comment on broad ranging reforms to the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), which can be viewed here. The options for reform relate to: validating past section 31 native title agreements and changing the requirements concerning applicants