'Unlocking native title' | Law

'Unlocking native title'

Sean Brennan writes in Inside Story (14 June 2012) on how the system needs attitudinal change as much as it needs Nicola Roxon’s proposed legislative reforms when it comes to Native Title.

In Townsville last week for the twentieth anniversary of the High Court’s Mabo decision, attorney-general Nicola Roxon outlined four proposed amendments to the Native Title Act designed to “speed up” the determination process, encourage agreement-making and help Indigenous people “unlock” the economic benefits of their native title.

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