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Changes in legislation on newspaper

Sports betting ad crackdown

22 August 2016

The Victorian Government is seeking public submissions on proposed reforms that would see sports betting advertising banned on public transport and near schools.

Changes in legislation

Birth certificates to reflect true identity

18 August 2016

The Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Amendment Bill will remove barriers for trans, gender diverse and intersex Victorians seeking new birth certificates.

Moana Weir

Human Rights Commission welcomes new Chair of the Board

17 August 2016

Moana Weir will commence as Chair of the Board of the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission on 23 August.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander flags

The department acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.