Gender neutral language will be added to more ACT laws

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
June 1 2022 - 7:30pm
ACT Attorney-General Shane Rattenbury, who will introduce changes to nearly 40 territory laws to use gender-neutral language. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

A raft of ACT laws will be subtly overhauled to reflect and create a more accepting and inclusive Canberra, the Attorney-General has said.


Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.