House debates

Thursday, 16 August 2007

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Democratic Plebiscites) Bill 2007

First Reading

12:00 pm

Photo of Gary NairnGary Nairn (Eden-Monaro, Liberal Party, Special Minister of State) Share this | | Hansard source

by leave—I move:

That so much of the standing and sessional orders be suspended as would prevent the introduction of a Bill for an Act to amend the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, and for related purposes.

Question agreed to.

Bill and explanatory memorandum presented by Mr Nairn.

Bill read a first time.