Abortion decriminalised in South Australia: On 2 March the Legislative Council passed the Termination of Pregnancy Bill (passed by the House of Assembly on 18 February). This means that abortion is removed from the State’s criminal law and regulated under health care law, just like any other health care service, and many outdated barriers that have limited access for 50+ years are being eliminated. Read more.
Find out how your local Member voted on the Decriminalisation Bill (and the Safe Access Zones Bill).
saaac acknowledges that
we meet and do our work on the traditional lands of the Kaurna people and respect their spiritual relationship with their country
we acknowledge their ongoing presence on this land, their sovereignty, which has never been ceded, and the ongoing vitality and importance of their culture and heritage
we pay tribute to elders and leaders past, present and emerging – among all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
we pay our respects to the cultural authority of Aboriginal people from other lands and waters of South Australia and Australia.