Electoral (Greater Fairness of Electoral Processes) Amendment Bill 2007 [2008]

Type
Private
Sponsor
MURRAY, Andrew 
Originating house
Senate 
Status
Not Proceeding 
Parliament no
42
Summary
Amends the:
Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918
  in relation to: accountability; political advertising; and electoral funding and disclosure; and
Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918
  and
Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984
  in relation to: voting by prisoners; closure of the electoral roll; nomination deposits; use of Commonwealth facilities; and conduct of state referenda and ballots. 

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Senate
01 Mar 2007Introduced and read a first time
01 Mar 2007Second reading moved
12 Feb 2008Lapsed at end of Parliament


14 Feb 2008Restored to Notice Paper
Senate
28 Sep 2010Lapsed at end of Parliament

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