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Inquiry into civics and electoral education

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On Monday 18 June 2007, the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters tabled its report on the inquiry into civics and electoral education entitled Civics and Electoral Education.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 6 chapters, and 3 appendices.

Civics and Electoral Education

Preliminary pages (PDF 80KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 81KB)

Chapter 2 (PDF 149KB)
Young people's civic engagement

Chapter 3 (PDF 268KB)
Young peoples civic knowledge

Chapter 4 (PDF 171KB)
Inspiring future civic participation

Chapter 5 (PDF 168KB)
Indigenous Australians

Chapter 6 (PDF 151KB)
Migrant citizens

Appendix A (PDF 65KB)
Submissions and Exhibits

Appendix B (PDF 88KB)
List of hearings and witnesses, including school visits

Appendix C (PDF 109KB)
Learning from initatives overseas

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