Coalition’s religious discrimination bill will erode rights of people with disability, advocates say

More than two dozen disability support organisations say bill allows legally protected ‘hurt and humiliation’ and should be abandoned

Disability groups say the Morrison government’s proposed religious discrimination bill will erode the rights of people with a disability and allow legally protected “hurt and humiliation”.

In a submission to the parliamentary joint committee on human rights, more than two dozen disability support organisations have urged the Coalition to abandon the bill in its current form, saying there is widespread concern about its “harmful impacts”.

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