Inquiry into whether the provisions of the Electoral Act 2002 (Vic) should be amended to make better provision for misleading or deceptive electoral content

Public Hearings

Tuesday 18 August 2009, Parliament House, Melbourne

9.30am
Steve Tully, Victorian Electoral Commissioner; Liz Williams, Deputy Victorian Electoral Commissioner; Paul Thorton-Smith, Senior Information and Research Officer
Victorian Electoral Commission

10.15am
Professor Brian Costar, Professor of Victorian State Parliamentary Democracy, Swinburne University
Democratic Audit of Australia

10.45am
Stephen Newnham, State Secretary and Campaign Director
Australian Labor Party, Victorian Branch

11.15am
Mark Polden (teleconference)

11.45am
Professor Jock Given, Professor of Media and Communications

12.15pm
Comments from the floor

12.45pm
Break

1.30pm
Michael Pearce SC, President
Liberty Victoria

2.00pm
Phil Cleary

2.30pm
William Robert Jacomb

3.00pm
Associate Professor Ken Coghill

3.30pm
Ann Birrell, Co-convenor
Port Phillip Greens

4.00pm
Howard Whitton
ANZSOG Institute for Governance

4.30pm
Closing comments by Chair, Electoral Matters Committee

 

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