The Informer: The 47th Parliament has officially begun

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
Updated July 26 2022 - 7:14am, first published 7:10am
Labor MPs all masked up on the first sitting day. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Members of both the House of Representatives and the Senate were sworn in on Tuesday, after the parliament was opened by chief justice Susan Kiefel.


Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.

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