PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF CHARITIES (DGR REFORM)

Monday, September 04, 2017

Charities need a regulatory framework that gives the Australian public confidence to support the sector, but doesn’t require the unnecessary diversion of organisational resources from their core work.…

CITIZENSHIP CHANGES

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

It has long been the case that everyone who wants to live in Australia and become an Australian signs up to our laws and democratic values. The proposed changes to residency requirements, the university level English language test and the Government’s unsubstantiated claims that this is driven by national security give Labor no choice but to oppose the changes. A Senate inquiry will look in to some of the details but as a package we do not support the government’s changes.…

Protect the Rights of Charities

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Bill Shorten is the first leader of either major party to create a specific portfolio for the Charities and Not-for-Profits sector. Labor made this commitment to the sector because we recognise government has an obligation to nurture the unique role of organisations that so closely respond to the needs and ideals of our communities.…

CGM FOR ADULTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES 16 AUGUST 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Tuesday 15 AUGUST 2017 Labor recognises the life-saving importance of CGMs and welcomes the Government’s commitment for children and young people with Type 1 diabetes.…

DRUG TESTING OF JOBSEEKERS 23 MAY 2017

Monday, August 07, 2017

Labor recognises the importance of addressing illicit drugs in our community and supports community-driven initiatives to tackle substance abuse.…