Women MPs and ex-ministers join push for code of conduct at Parliament

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated July 15 2021 - 3:05am, first published July 14 2021 - 6:30pm
Indi MP Helen Haines (left) with Warringah MP Zali Steggall. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Women from across the political spectrum will help draft a model code of conduct seeking to ensure Federal Parliament is a safe workplace for women.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.