House of Representatives Committees

House Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs

Committee activities (inquiries and reports)

Roundtable Discussion on Australia's Constitution

Thursday 20 June 2013
Main Committee Room, Parliament House, Canberra.

The Social Policy and Legal Affairs Committee conducted an interactive roundtable discussion on Australia’s Constitution.

Members of the public were welcome to observe

Topics under discussion:

9:15am – 10:30am
The role of the High Court in interpreting the Constitution

10.45am – 12.00pm
Campaigns to change the Constitution

Invited participants included:

In addition, members of the public were able to question constitutional experts via Twitter as part of the roundtable discussion.

See how Twitter was used in the roundtable discussion on June 20 2013.

Media Release

Wednesday 19 June 2013 - Tweet your questions to Constitutional roundtable discussion (PDF 4KB)

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