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

OrganisationAttorney General's Department, Australian Government
URLhttp://www.ag.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx
Published01/03/2013
StateNATIONAL
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.