• Parliamentary Proceedings

Address-in-reply [Royal Commission on Child Delinquency 2]

Publication Resource Details

  • In

    Hansard Archive 1870 to 1995

  • Publication Date

    26 August 1943

  • Publisher

    Parliament of Western Australia

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  • Description

    'Address-in-reply' is an excerpt from the digital copies of the Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) of the Legislative Council of the Western Australian Parliament. It documents remarks about the evidence submitted to the Royal Commission appointed to Inquire into the Care and Reform of Youthful Delinquents in 1943. There is a description (pp.135-136) of the Roe Street Lock-Up, where young male offenders were held pending trial, and praise (p.136) for the work undertaken at the Home of the Good Shepherd, Bindoon, and the Salvation Army's Seaforth Home, and Barton's Mill Prison. See pages 134-136 of the excerpt.

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