Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka will today announce the commencement of the new legislation at Parliament House that will protect people with disability during and following transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and enshrine their rights and inclusion within the community.
The Disability Inclusion Bill 2014 was passed by the NSW Parliament on 14 August 2014 and is now the Disability Inclusion Act 2014 (the Act). The Act is available on the NSW legislation website at www.legislation.nsw.gov.au.
Registrations have opened for the Carers NSW 2015 Biennial Conference, to be held on 21-22 May 2015 at Novotel Sydney Olympic Park.
The caretaker period for the NSW Election commenced on 6 March 2015.