Mental Health Commission to face committee

Hearing takes place on Friday

Members of the Mental Health Commission will give evidence before the Social Affairs Policy Review Committee this week.

The commission reviews the conditions of those who have been detained under the Mental Health Act, comments on proposed legislation and contributes to and reviews the Code of Practice.

The members of the Commission who are expected to appear before the committee are: Helen Kneale, Ian Buxton, Francis Masserick, Frank Pattison, and Colin Ring.

The hearing will take place in the Legislative Council chamber on Friday (12 Jan), starting at 1.50pm.

It is open to the public, or can be listened to online.

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