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Nicholas Horne

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Guide

10 Nov 2017

In 2012 new arrangements regarding the remuneration of Commonwealth departmental secretaries came into effect. This paper sets out the revised system.

Report

4 Sep 2013

In 2012 new arrangements regarding the remuneration of Commonwealth departmental secretaries came into effect. This paper sets out the new system and notes the previous arrangements.

Conclusion

The 2011 amendments to the Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973 changed longstanding arrangements for the setting...

Report

11 Jan 2012

This Background Note provides an overview of the current administration of Commonwealth Government advertising, together with some historical information.

Advertising has been an activity of Australian governments ‘since their inception’, and campaign advertising (coordinated advertising activities designed to inform or influence behaviour), in one...

Discussion paper

5 Jan 2011

The 2010 federal election resulted in the first hung Commonwealth parliament and minority government for almost 70 years, though hung parliaments are common at the state and territory level.

This background note provides a discussion of the hung Commonwealth parliament and associated matters including...

Briefing paper

17 May 2010

This background note provides a general overview of: the double dissolution process, including some unsettled issues; 'triggers’ for double dissolutions and legislation in the 42nd Parliament that could potentially constitute a trigger for a double dissolution election; double dissolutions and elections; the possible composition of...

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