New harassment protections overshadowed by Barnaby Joyce role on women's safety taskforce

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated June 24 2021 - 8:09am, first published 8:00am
Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce flanked by supporters Bridget McKenzie and David Littleproud on Monday. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Volunteers, interns and self-employed business owners will be covered under workplace sexual harassment laws, under a bill introduced by the government on Thursday.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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