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Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Roll Integrity and Other Measures) Bill 2002


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Special Minister of State

Summary

Amends the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 in relation to: enrolment and voting processes and entitlement to enrolment; prisoners’ rights to vote; multiple voting offences; financial disclosure thresholds; authorisation of electoral advertising in journals and magazines; refund of candidate nomination deposits and declaration of nominations; and the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 in relation to public inspection of postal vote applications. Also makes minor technical corrections to the Public Employment (Consequential and Transitional) Amendment Act 1999.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 14/03/02  
Second reading moved 14/03/02  
Lapsed at dissolution 31/08/04  
     

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes