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Disability complaint outcomes

Disability Disability Rights
Friday 14 December, 2012

Disability complaint

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  • Conciliated

    : selected summaries of agreements reached with the Commission s assistance
    by the parties to complaints under the Disability Discrimination Act
  • Court

    : decisions by the Federal Court or Federal Magistrates Court, where
    a complaint has not been able to be conciliated, or has been terminated
    by the Commission President for other reasons; also decisions under
    the previous procedure (before 13 April 2000) where a party to a complaint
    was seeking an enforceable decision, or review of a decision by the
  • Commission
    : decisions by the Commission as tribunal in complaint cases (before
    April 2000 when this function was transferred to the Federal Court)
  • Decline/termination

    : selected summaries of decisions by the Commissioner to decline to
    deal with complaints under the DDA and  decisions by the President
    reviewing those decisions of the Commissioner, and (from 13 April 2000
    when legislative amendments providing a new procedure took effect),
    decisions of the President or delegate to terminate complaints

See also the DDA chapter of Federal Discrimination Law Online, the Commission's major legal publication.