Alison Plumb

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Free vote patterns in the New South Wales state parliament

How did legislators vote on a number of key policy issues in the New South Wales Parliament? To address this question, this research note examines the legislative voting behaviour of MPs.
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The future of euthanasia politics in the Australian state parliaments

There has been significant activity on voluntary euthanasia, with bills seeking to reform the law on the practice introduced in all of the Australian state parliaments except Queensland. This article examines the present legislative attempts to legalise voluntary euthanasia in two Australian state parliaments: South...
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How do MPs in Westminster democracies vote when unconstrained by party discipline?

Why were the majority of MPs in the UK and New Zealand, but not Australia, willing to support law reform on marriage equality? Abstract