Entries for February 2015
23 February, 2015
The importance of biosecurity has been highlighted over the last week following the linking of consumption of frozen berries with several cases of Hepatitis A across the country. The Australian Department of Health is coordinating a natio...
16 February, 2015
The Federal Government has listened to concerns from the community about the amount of oversight for foreign purchases of agricultural land. Addressing this issue was a key election commitment at the last election and The Nationals are delivering on this issue.
The threshold for screeni...
09 February, 2015
Last week the Federal Nationals Party Room convened in the regional centre of Albury-Wodonga for our first meeting of 2015.
With Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss and the rest of the Nationals team, we have established the key areas of policy that will continue to be a priority for us ...
02 February, 2015
Prior to the Federal Election in 2013 the Coalition made a commitment to hold a review of the Fair Work Laws. The Productivity Commission will undertake this review and has now called for submissions from the public.
This independent review wi...