Latest parliament News

$130 billion JobKeeper Payment passes Parliament
Historic support for Households, Employees and Employers
Federal COVID-19 Parliamentary Oversight Committee Welcomed
Comments on High Court judgment Pell v Queen, from Law Council of Australia President
$91.2 million police package to support COVID-19 response
Accountability and transparency essential during State of Emergency
Parliament recall for essential business
SFF urgently want to recall parliament
JobKeeper Payment must include local government
Future of Tasmania’s Wood Bank
Get ready to ramp up development
Two in Three Australians support Parliamentary Scrutiny of COVID19 Decisions
JobKeeper Leaves Tourism Businesses Behind
Protecting community and local jobs
Protection of whistleblowers vital during COVID-19
Government must broaden JobKeeper to include all freelancers and casuals
Temporary changes critical to save jobs
Arts, entertainment and creative industry left behind without changes to JobKeeper
Frontline workers need legal protection
Heart Foundation welcomes revised JobKeeper eligibility for Australia’s charity sector
Government sneaking new climate changes rules into RMA
JobKeeper payments: can we trust employers to do right thing?
ANTHONY ALBANESE – opinion piece – CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE: Labor BACKS right DECISION
Rushing electoral law change under lockdown wrong
Making it easier for charities to access JobKeeper
Charities Welcome proposed JobKeeper 15% recognition
Industry supports need for changes to be made to Fair Work Act to facilitate JobKeeper scheme
ACTU thinks this is an election
JobKeeper payments exempt from payroll tax
Job Keeper payments – we need answers
Hardship options available through COVID-19
Further measures to support businesses
New laws to protect family violence victims during COVID-19 pandemic
New subbies protection laws now in place
New faces/old hands to steer SEQ councils through COVID-19 crisis
Pilbara electricity reforms pass State Parliament
Two new paramedics for Cairns to boost COVID-19 frontline response
New emergency management powers to combat COVID-19
Set up a COVID response committee to keep democracy healthy: Greens
Cairns Health Heroes combatting COVID-19 crisis
Andrews Government should not be immune from scrutiny during COVID-19
PM must find secure platform for Cabinet discussions
Keeping Tasmanians safe and secure
Tough penalties to protect essential frontline workers during pandemic
$9 million relief package for On-demand Transport industry passes Parliament’s Lower House
New subbies protection laws now in place
Laws of war and how governments are legally responding to COVID-19
ASIC provides information on funeral expenses reform