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Republic (Consultation of the People) Bill 2001 [2008]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha

Summary

Provides for electors to be consulted, at the same time as the next House of Representatives general election, on whether Australia should become a republic and on whether they should vote again, if applicable, to choose from different republic models.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/09/01  
Second reading moved 26/09/01  
     
Restored to Notice Paper 14/05/02  
Restored to Notice Paper 17/11/04  
     
Senate
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
     
Restored to Notice Paper 14/02/08  
     
Senate
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes