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Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Ensuring Fair Representation of the Northern Territory) Bill 2020


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
MCCARTHY, Sen Malarndirri; FARRELL, Sen Don

Summary

Amends the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 to provide for a minimum of two divisions in the Northern Territory in the House of Representatives.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/06/20  
Second reading moved 11/06/20  
Second reading debate 24/08/20  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes