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Parliamentary Questions

Question On Notice No. 2693 asked in the Legislative Council on 19 November 2019 by Hon Charles Smith

Question Directed to the: Leader of the House representing the Attorney General
Minister responding: Hon J.R. Quigley
Parliament: 40 Session: 1

I refer to the recent 2017 amendment to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1981  allowing sentencing for the possession of methamphetamine of 28 grams or over to life imprisonment and I ask, how many people have been sentenced to life imprisonment since the law gained Royal Assent?

Answered on 4 December 2019