Thursday, 13 May 2010
Enrol to Vote Week
- That the Senate—
- notes that:
- Enrol to Vote Week 2010 will run from 17 May to 23 May 2010 with the theme ‘You never know when an election might be called!’, and
- in 2007 only 17 208 Australians enrolled or updated their details by 8 pm on the day election writs were issued compared to 423 975 in the old 7 day period in 2004; and
- recognises the empowerment of young people to the democratic process.
Question agreed to.