Draft - South Australia Suicide Prevention Bill 2020
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The draft Suicide Prevention Bill 2020 (PDF 198KB) proposes to establish measures to reduce suicide in South Australia.
It will promote a whole of community focus on suicide, underpinned by sustained engagement with the community, government and non-government agencies, services and community organisations such as Suicide Prevention Networks.
The purpose of the Bill is to have a legislative mechanism that aims to reduce the incidence of deaths by suicide and suicide attempts in this State. It proposes to do so through a number of measures, including:
You are invited to provide feedback on the draft Bill. You can provide a written submission or complete the short community survey which will be available on the South Australian Government’s YourSAy website from 23 December 2020 at: yoursay.sa.gov.au.
The consultation will be open until COB on 12 February 2021.