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Plebiscite (Future Migration Level) Bill 2018


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
HANSON, Sen Pauline

Summary

Establishes a legislative framework for a national plebiscite to be held in conjunction with the next general election that would ask Australians “Do you think the current rate of immigration to Australia is too high?”.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Second reading moved 15/08/18  
Introduced and read a first time 15/08/18  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Katter's Australian Party [sheet 8494]
ANNING, Sen Fraser

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Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (11/09/2018): Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights; Report 9 of 2018