Workplaces (Protection From Protesters) Act 2014

The Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Act 2014 (the Act) took effect on 17 December 2014. The Liberal Government went to the election in March with a promise to introduce ‘tough’ new laws to impose mandatory sentences and large fines for protesters who prevent, hinder or obstruct forestry or mining activities.

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Link Owner: Environmental Defenders Office