Committee to hear views on lowering the voting age

The Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters is holding a public hearing in Perth to gather further evidence as it considers the Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Lowering Voting Age and Increasing Voter Participation) Bill 2018. The Bill, as proposed by the...

Bribie Island Road – Estimates

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee … McGRATH: I’d like to ask some questions about the Bribie Island Road upgrade project. I understand that the government announced $20 million for upgrade of the Bribie Island Road. Is that...

Final report into the 2016 federal election: Chair’s Foreword

Elections Matter For candidates, political parties and the voting public, elections are a contest of ideas, of values and of the future we want to see in Australia. The role of the Electoral Matters Committee in assessing elections is part of assuring Parliament, and...