Wednesday, 15 April 2009, 2:57 pm
Press Release: New Zealand Government
Hon Simon Power
Minister of Justice
15 April 2009 Media Statement
Trans-Tasman legal systems discussed in Canberra
Justice Minister Simon Power will attend the Standing Committee of Attorneys-General in Canberra this week.
SCAG provides a forum for Attorneys-General to discuss and progress matters of mutual interest, and seeks to achieve uniform or harmonised action in the areas of responsibility of its members.
The Standing Committee of Attorneys-General (SCAG) comprises the Attorneys-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, its states and territories, and New Zealand’s Minister of Justice. Norfolk Island has observer status at SCAG meetings.