Whistleblower Defense Laws to Be Discussed

Greater securities for public sector whistleblowers are set to be put into law in the coming parliamentary session.

In November in 2015, the Turnbull federal government reached a handle the Nick Xenophon Team to extend whistleblower defenses to public servants.

A query into the proposed laws, which have been arranged for the spring sittings, has heard numerous public servants fear reprisal for revealing possible misdeed in spite of existing laws.