Luke Buckmaster

First Name: Luke
Last Name: Buckmaster
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Guide
3 March 2017

The National Disability Insurance Scheme provides support to people with disability, their families and carers. It is jointly governed and funded by the Australian, and participating state and...

Guide
1 September 2016

Jointly governed and funded by the Australian and participating states and territory governments, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides support to people with disability, their...

Report
11 November 2014

Describes the current situation with regard to refugee entitlements to social security and other assistance.

Report
21 October 2013

This paper seeks to provide a guide to better understand: what is expertise, how to determine who are the relevant experts where it comes to the technical aspects of public policy debates, and how...

Report
28 September 2012

This background note describes the current situation with regard to refugee entitlements to social security and other assistance.

In recent years a series of emails have...

Report
1 May 2012

This background note outlines the available evidence in relation to income management in the Northern Territory, Cape York and Western Australia, and concludes that the evidence for or against it...

Report
20 March 2012

This paper provides information on the relationship between income management and the Racial Discrimination Act and the issues that are likely to arise if this question comes before the Australian...

Report
18 October 2011

This digest explains the key features of the Clean Energy Bill.

The Government intends to provide financial assistance to low to middle income households and others, to...

Report
5 January 2011

This paper argues that paternalist policies may be considered justifiable under circumstances where high stakes decisions are involved, the decisions being made by individuals are irreversible and...

Report
15 January 2010

This background note describes the current situation with regard to refugee entitlements to social security and other assistance in order to clarify this issue for senators and members.