What did this amendment do?
Senator Shoebridge explained that:
This amendment seeks to remove the restraint on the National Anti-Corruption Commission in terms of holding public hearings.
(1) Clause 73, page 70 (lines 20 to 24), omit subclause (2), substitute:
(2) The Commissioner may decide to hold a hearing, or part of a hearing, in public if the Commissioner is satisfied that it is in the public interest to do so.
Date and time: 6:10 PM on 2022-11-29
Senator Pocock's vote: Aye
Total number of "aye" votes: 14
Total number of "no" votes: 30
Total number of abstentions: 32
Related bill: National Anti-Corruption Commission Bill 2022
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