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Annual Report 2006-2007 Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission

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Title

Annual Report 2006-2007 Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission

Other title

Tabled paper 1144

Collection

Tabled papers for 10th Assembly 2005 - 2008; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2007-10-18

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Deemed

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Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

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application/pdf

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Series/C1968A00063

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/283518

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/410855

Page content

Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission 2006/2007 Annual Report 19 In the past there were often substantial delays in bringing complaints to hearing, but it is now common practice for the Registrars conference to take place within two weeks, and the hearing within three months, of the date of referral to hearing. Of the 128 complaints finalised during the year 1 complaint was determined at hearing. This is an identical result to the last two years, each of which also had 1 matter determined at hearing. Hearings Finalised during 2006/2007 Matter Outcome Berice Anning v Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education The complainant alleged discrimination on the basis of race in the area of work. A hearing was held on 13 and 14 December 2006 and the written decision was delivered one month later on 16 January 2007. Complaint dismissed with no order for costs. Berice Anning v Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education Costs Application by the Respondent Note: The Costs Decision was delivered on 21 February 2007 and contains a comprehensive discussion of factors considered in determining costs in Anti-Discrimination matters. Respondents application for costs dismissed. * Hearing decisions are reported on the Commission website www.adc.nt.gov.au


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