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 SUBMISSIONS

16 May 2014 - PHAA Submission to the Review of the Renewable Energy Target (RET)
24 June 2014 ANPHA Abolition Bill
5 June 2014 PHAA (NT Branch) submission-Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing
4 June 2014 Public Health Association of Australia submission on the Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Bilateral Agreement Implementation) Bill 2014.

11 April 2014 - PHAA submission to the Inquiry into the Trade and Foreign Investment (Protecting the Public Interest) Bill 2014

28 March 2014 - Public Health Association of Australia submission: Inquiry into skin cancer in Australia

3 March 2014 - Joint PHAA, DAA and Australian Red Cross submission to ANAO Performance Audit of Food Security in Remote Indigenous Communities

13 March 2014 - PHAA submission on the ACT Multicultural Framework (ACT Branch submission with input from International Health SIG)

21 February 2014 PHAA submission on the voting system in the Senate - Inquiry into the Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Above the Line Voting) Bill 2013 by the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters

7 February 2014 - PHAA input re Nutrition Outputs of the ABS Australian Health Survey

5 February 2014 Public Health Association of Australia Submission on the Energy White Paper Issues paper

7 February 2014 - PHAA input re Nutrition Outputs of the ABS Australian Health Survey

5 February 2014 Public Health Association of Australia Submission on the Energy White Paper Issues paper

30 January 2014- Public Health Association of Australia submission to the Senate Select Committee into the Abbott Government's Commission of Audit

19 December 2013 - Public Health Association of Australia submission on Review of Medicare Locals

3 February - PHAA submission to the Senate Select Committee into the Abbott Government's Commission of Audit  | PHAA submission to the National Commission of Audit

19 December 2013 -PHAA Medicare Local Review

29 November 2013 - Response to Climate Change Authority Draft Report - Reducing Australia's Greenhouse Gas Emissions -Targets and Progress Review

26 November 2013 - Submission to the National Commission of Audit

22 November 2013 - Submission to Senate Environment and Communications Committee: Inquiry into Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 and related bills

12 November 2013 - PHAA Submission - Minimum Age Labelling of Foods for Infants

20 November 2013 - Submission to the ACT Government on Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2013

1 November 2013 - Submission to Tasmanian MLCs - PHAA recommendations on pregnancy termination laws in Tasmania

8 October 2013 - Submission: Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, Intellectual Property and Medicines - Multi-NGO submission on IP 1 Oct 2013.pdf

17 October 2013 - PHAA response to the FRSC consultation on Ministerial Council Policy Guidance regarding caffeine in the food supply

1 November 2013 - PHAA submission on the Legislative Council Government Administration Committee Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill 2013

16 August 2013  - PHAA Election Priorities 

7 August 2013 -  'Mend Medicare' Joint Coalition with PHAA, Australian Nursing and Midwifery Foundation, Catholic Health Australia, Consumers Health Forum of Australia and the Mental Health Council of Australia

12 November 2013 - PHAA Submission: Proposal P274 - Minimum Age Labelling of Foods for Infants

18 October 2013 - Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, Intellectual Property and Medicines - Multi-NGO submission

28 August 2013 - Towards a Framework for Communicable Disease Control http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/130828 PHAA on Com Disease Framework FINALf

16 May 2013 - Report on social determinants of health from Swedish Conference reflecting on their ten years of SDOH policies 

1 May 2013 - PHAA National Inclusion & Complex Needs Conference Declaration 

30 April - Joint ADCA and PHAA Submission - Engaging today for a better tomorrow -  Code of Best practice for Engagement with the not-for-profit sector 

26 April - Joint Submission - Response to the Pharmaceutical Patents Review Draft Report 

26 April - The independent review of coal seam gas activities in NSW (human health and environment effects)

23 April 2013 - McKeon Review Recommendations for Health and Medical Research highlight Public Health Research Benefits, but impacted by Government Cuts to University Funding. Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australia (CAPHIA) - Research Australia joint Press Release

12 April 2013 - Foundation to Year 10 Draft Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education 

14 March 2013 -  PHAA submission to the Inquiry into Adult Dental Services in Australia 

13 March 2013 - South Australian Branch PHAA - Submission on the Consultations of the Draft State Public Health Plan

4 March 2013 - PHAA SA Branch - Submission on the Liquor Licensing Act 

4 March 2013 - CAHA - Lives increasingly at risk from 'angry climate'

19 February 2013 - PHAA submission on JETACAR recommendations

Social Determinants of Health Alliance submission

PHAA submission to PBAC on Mifepristone

31 January 2012 - Maximising Population Health: An Innovative Model Reform for Queensland 'The Queensland Population Health Institute'

SA PHAA & AFPHM Submission: Review of Non-Hospital Based Services

Joint submission with four other NGO's to the Australian Government's review of Pharmaceutical Patents

 Submission - PHAA Budget Priorites for 2013-14

The Climate and Health Alliance Submission on Extreme Weather.  The PHAA was involved in the development of the submission and has informed the Committee of its support for the submission.

PHAA submission on the Health Insurance Amendment- Medicare Funding for Certain Types of Abortion-Bill 2013

PHAA submission on pregnancy termination laws in Tasmania 

PHAA submission to the Inquiry into Adult Dental Services in Australia 

NSW Urainium Free Charter

 Balancing access and safety - Meeting the Challenge of Blood Borne Viruses in Prison.  Released on 28th July 2011

Our Uncashed Dividend: The Health Benefits of Climate Action - A briefing paper prepared by the Climate and Health Alliance and The Climate Institute

29 October 2012 - New coal and health report welcomed: CAHA

PHAA submission to Community Affairs Legislation Committee Inquiry-Low Aromatic Fuel Bill

 6th July 2012 Public Health Association of Australia submission on Ngunnawal Bush Healing Farm Plans
submission on Ngunnawal Bush Healing Farm Plans

PHAA submission on National Food Plan green paper.
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120928_PHAA submission on National Food Plan green paper.pdf

Senate Committee inquiry- Australia's domestic response to the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health report
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/121004_PHAA submission-Senate Committee inquiry-Australia's domestic response to the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health report FINAL.pdf

PHAA submission to the Australian National Preventative Health Agency on Minimum Floore Price for Alcohol
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120817 PHAA response to ANPHA min floor pricing FINAL.pdf

PHAA Submission on the design plans for facilites at the Ngunnawal Bush Healing Farm

PHAA submission to FSANZ Health Claims

PHAA PHRAG Research Review

PHAA submission-APVMA consultation and communication policy discussion paper.pdf

PHAA submission on the Draft Australian Dietary Guidelines
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120229_PHAA_Response_Australian_Dietary_Guidelines.pdf

Submission to the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120222P_phaa_submission_ActivityBasedFunding.pdf

ATSI Submission
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120130 SSBILL PHAA submission 2012.pdf

Submission for the Senate Select Committee from the PHAA on Food Processing
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120207 PHAA Food Processing Industry Response Senate Committee.pdf

LNP Health Policy Submission  for the Public Health Association of Australia
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120131 Qld Branch PHAA on Population Health.pdf

PHAA Response on Labelling Logic Review
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110912 PHAA Response to Labelling Logic.pdf

Food Plan Response
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110908 PHAA Response National Food Plan FINAL.pdf

Galilee Coal Covlet Submission
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120113 PHAA Submission Galilee Coal covlet 2011.pdf
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/120113 Peel PHAA galilee-coal-submission_final.pdf

Inquiry on Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (joint FARE/PHAA submission):http://www.fare.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/FASD-Inquiry-Submission.pdf

Submission to NHMRC on Infant Feeding for Health Workers Guidelines
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111205 PHAA Response NHMRC Infant Feeding Guidelins.pdf

Submission from the PHAA Public Health Research Advisory Group (PHRAG) to the NHMRC public consultation on identifying and managing Conflicts of Interest
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111201_PHRAG submission to NHMRC public consultation on identifying and managing Conflicts of Interest.pdf

ABC Radio Interview with Hans Wolff who runs a prison needle and syringe program in Switzerland
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111027 interview Hans Wolff.mp3

Submission on proposed registration standards for Chinese medicine practitioners
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111021_PHAA submission on registration standards for Chinese medicine practitioners (FINAL).pdf

Presentation to NSW NSP Workers Forum: PHAA report on models for the implementation of an NSP in the ACT's prison
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111017_NSW NSP Workers Forum-PHAA NSP in AMC Project.pdf

Smoking Summit Report Online
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/111003 Smoking Summit Report ONLINE.pdf

Senate Mental Health Inquiry submission
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/PHAA Submission for Mental health.pdf

Submission to DoHA consultation process on Flexible Fund program consolidation discussion papers
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110930_submission re Flexible Fund program consolidation discussion papers.pdf

Public health at risk in trade talks
Dr Deborah Gleeson and Dr David Legge
National Times, September 15, 2011 - 6:36AM Read more:
http://www.theage.com.au/opinion/politics/public-health-at-risk-in-trade-talks-20110914-1k94z.html#ixzz1XyOtY2CC

PHAA Response on Labelling Logic Review
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http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110912 PHAA Response to Labelling Logic.pdf

Food Plan Response
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110908 PHAA Response National Food Plan FINAL.pdf

Formal correspondence to Federal Independants, Greens & Minister re PHAA position on Private Health Rebate
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110816_corro re PHAA position on PHI rebate-Minister Roxon.pdf

Formal correspondence to Minister Roxon re removing Para 56bis in the Political Declaration on NCDs
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110812_corro to Min Roxon re removing Para 56bis in the Political Declaration on NCDs.pdf

CANCER COUNCIL WALK TO WORK DAY
Further information on Cancer Council Walk to Work Day on Friday 16 September 2011 is available at www.walk.com.au

House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing Submission on the Tobacco Plain Packaging Bill 2011
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PHAA report into implementation of a Needle and Syringe Program in the ACT's prison
"Balancing Access and Safety: Meeting the challenge of blood borne viruses in prison"

"Balancing access and safety" report into implementation of a Needle and Syringe Program in the ACT Prison
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/110721 FINAL REPORT NSP in AMC.pdf

Professor Marian Pitts lecture for TAS Branch of PHAA: Sexuality and relationships education, a MUST in Tasmanian schools
http://mymediaservice.utas.edu.au:8080/ess/echo/presentation/7411103b-8eeb-494c-a810-01797ac1a40f 22 June 2011
Lateline transcript- Food lobbyists accused of sabotaging public health
http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2011/s3251022.htm

Letter to PM, Leader of Opposition and Parliamentarians
Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on Gambling Reform: recommendations for a mandatory pre-commitment system for poker machines

Pesticides Campaign-PHAA, WWF-Australia, Choice and National Toxics Network
Media Release - Thousands join the call for safer Australian pesticides
Print media advertisement 
WWF petition page                                               
http://wwf.org.au/act/takeaction/Australian-pesticide-laws-must-be-fixed

Joint PHAA and AERF submission to FSANZ regarding Application A1026: Minimum Alcohol Content for Wine
FSANZ Submission Application A1026

Submission on plain packaging of tobacco products
PHAA submission-Tobacco Plain Packaging Bill 2011

Submission on the draft Dietary Guidelines
submission on draft Dietary Guidelines

Submission on Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) draft Concept of Operations
PHAA submission on PcEHR

"Discussion Paper: Does Australia need a National Centre for Disease Control?"

Letter to assist Multi-Party Climate Change Committee

Letter to PM Professors express concern over possible cuts to NHMRC research funding

Letter to Senators-National Radioactive Waste Management Bill

Submission to all Federal Senators and MPs on NAAA position paper
Cover letter Gillard re NAAA position paper
 

PHAA also formally endorsed the Equality Rights Alliance Consolidation Project Submission (consolidation of national anti-discrimination laws)
PHAA endorsed ERA FINAL Submission-Consolidation Project

 Joint submission with Sexual Health and Family Planning Australia to the Parliamentarians Open Hearing on Gender-Based Violence in the Asia-Pacific Region
PHAA SHFPA GBV in AP submission

Submission on the transparency of the TGA

 Submission on the Sustainable Population Strategy
Sustainable Population Inquiry PHAA Submission

Improving Public Health through the Australian and New Zealand Food Regulation System
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Presentation to FSANZ Board 4 May 2011

MoU PHAA and Peoples Health Movement 2009
A FUTURE FOR FOOD
Addressing public health, sustainability and equity from paddock to plate
http://www.phaa.net.au/futureforfood.php

Submission on the Sustainable Population Strategy 

Submission from PHAA on the transparency of the TGA

Submission on the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children (2010-2022) 

Submission National Drug Strategy 2010-2015
PHAA Policies -
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples' Substance Use
Alcohol
Exposure to second-hand Smoke
Illicit Drug Problems
Pharmaceutical Drug Misuse
Tobacco Control Policy 

NAAA submission on National Binge Drinking Strategy Community Sponsorship Fund
Attachment - NAAA 'Reducing harm from alcohol - creating a healthier Australia' 

PHAA submission on Medicare Locals Discussion Paper
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/PHAA Submission on Medicare Locals Gov & Functions

Submission on the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children (2010-2022) 

Submission National Drug Strategy 2010-2015
PHAA Policies -
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples' Substance Use
Alcohol
Exposure to second-hand Smoke
Illicit Drug Problems
Pharmaceutical Drug Misuse
Tobacco Control Policy 

National Drug Strategy 2010-2015 Consultation
Attachment - NAAA 'Reducing harm from alcohol - creating a healthier Australia'

NAAA submission on National Binge Drinking Strategy Community Sponsorship Fund
Attachment - NAAA 'Reducing harm from alcohol - creating a healthier Australia'

Letter to MPs - Queensland Abortion Law Reform

PHAA submission on Medicare Locals Discussion Paper
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/PHAA Submission on Medicare Locals Gov & Functions

PHAA submission addressing proposed amendments to tobacco
legislation in Tasmania

Submission - Nutrient Reference Values in Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code

Submission - The Position Paper on the Promotion of Therapeutic Goods

 
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