Review of Australia's Female Genital Mutilation legal framework. Final Report

OrganisationAttorney General's Department, Australian Government
AvailabilityOpen access
descriptionThe report sets of findings of the Commonwealth Attorney-General's Review of Australia's female genital mutilation legal framework and makes recommendataions relating to:
- consistency of penalty
- consistency of age coverage
- consistent extraterritorial application of offences
Recomendations for amenment of state laws are included to address these issues.