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The Electoral Amendment (Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform) Bill 2017

16 January 2018

On 7 December 2017, the Government introduced the Electoral Legislation Amendment (Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform) Bill 2017 (the Bill). On introducing the Bill, the Minister for Finance (Senator Cormann) said “reform is necessary to support the integrity of Australia's electoral system, and Australia's sovereignty, by ensuring that only those with a meaningful connection to Australia are able to influence Australian politics and elections through political donations”.

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