Territory rights: Alicia Payne, Luke Gosling bill to overturn Andrews bill introduced to Federal Parliament

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated August 4 2022 - 3:24am, first published August 1 2022 - 12:25am
Video: What is The Andrews Bill and why are the territories governed differently?

Labor backbenchers Alicia Payne and Luke Gosling have introduced their private members bill in the Federal Parliament, seeking to overturn a 25-year-old ban that prevents the ACT and Northern Territory parliaments from making their own assisted dying laws.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.