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Reference received: 26 September 1991
Report 74: Blasphemy [PDF, 192Kb], November 1994
Tabled in parliament: 25 May 1995
Judicial citation: Pell v Council of Trustees of the National Gallery of Victoria  2 VR 391
Journal article: R Mortensen, "Blasphemy in a secular state: a pardonable sin?" (1994) 17 University of New South Wales Law Journal 409
Discussion Paper 24: Blasphemy, February 1992
To inquire into and report the following matters:
(i) whether the present law relating to the offence of blasphemy is adequate and appropriate to current conditions; and
(ii) any related matter.
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the ongoing connection Aboriginal people have to this land and recognise Aboriginal people as the original custodians of this land.