MARK DREYFUS MP

Member for Isaacs

Media Releases

AUSTRAC CEO reappointment

07 October 2022

I am pleased to announce the reappointment of Ms Nicole Rose PSM as Chief Executive Officer of AUSTRAC. Ms Rose’s two-year reappointment will commence on 13 November 2022

Alarming new research reveals extent of child exploitation attempts on dating apps

06 October 2022

Alarming new research from the Australian Institute of Criminology has revealed dating apps are being used to facilitate child sexual exploitation.

New research exposes dating app abuse

04 October 2022

A report from the Australian Institute of Criminology has today revealed unacceptably high rates of sexual harassment and abuse of Australians who use dating apps and websites.

Government response to the Australian Law Reform Commission Report on Judicial Impartiality and the Law on Bias

29 September 2022

The Albanese Government has given in-principle support to the establishment of a federal judicial commission as a transparent and independent means to address concerns about the conduct of judges and reinforce public trust in the judicial system.

Appointment to the High Court of Australia

29 September 2022

We are pleased to announce that the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), has accepted the advice of the Government to appoint the Honourable Justice Jayne Jagot as a Justice of the High Court of Australia.

New laws support separating de facto couples in Western Australia

28 September 2022

De facto couples in Western Australia who separate will now be able to split their superannuation, granting them the same right as couples throughout Australia.

National Anti-Corruption Commission

27 September 2022

The Albanese Government will introduce legislation this week to establish a powerful, transparent and independent National Anti-Corruption Commission.

This shows the Government is delivering on its promise to tackle corruption and restore trust and integrity to federal politics.

Government takes steps to eliminate sexual harassment in Australian workplaces

27 September 2022

Today the Government introduced the Anti-Discrimination and Human Rights Legislation Amendment (Respect at Work) Bill 2022, delivering on an important election commitment to end sexual harassment at work.

Albanese Government puts victim survivors at centre of response to child sex abuse

15 September 2022

A new advisory group will meet in Brisbane today to ensure the voices of victims and survivors are at the centre of the Government’s response to child sexual abuse.

Unfair Hurdles To Class Action Funding Unwound

02 September 2022

The Albanese Government has today released draft regulations which unwind the previous government’s unfair treatment of class action plaintiffs.