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Have your say on the Electoral Amendment Bill 2019

Published: Tue 13 Aug 2019 10:03 AM
This bill would change the Electoral Act 1993 and the Electoral Regulations 1996 to improve enrolment and voting processes. The bill would:
• allow places that sell alcohol to be appointed as places of voting if alcohol will not be available for purchase where voting papers are being issued.
• allow people eligible to vote to enroll to vote on Election Day.
• broaden the circumstances that could cause voting to be adjourned to include
Tell the Justice Committee what you think
Make a submission on the bill by midnight on 20 September 2019.
For more details about the bill:
Read the full content of the bill
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