ACT Assembly passes laws to force removal of burqas

By Lisa Cox
Updated April 18 2018 - 11:45am, first published March 20 2012 - 4:00pm

New laws that will allow police to force the removal of burqas, helmets, hats and other clothing concealing a person's identity have been passed by the ACT Legislative Assembly.

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