St Josephine Bakhita Day 2019

St Josephine Bakhita

Thursday 8th February is the Feast Day of St Josephine Bakhita – the patron saint of victims of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Key differences between the New South Wales and Commonwealth Government’s Modern Slavery Acts in Australia

The Modern Slavery Act 2018 (Cth) was passed in both Houses of Parliament in Australia on 29 November 2018 and subsequently received royal assent.

NSW Modern Slavery Act 2018 – New South Wales (Australia)

The NSW Parliament, the main legislative body in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW), passed the Modern Slavery Act 2018 on 21 June 2018.