ICAC Undermined

22 November 2016

The Independent Commission Against Corruption investigates, exposes and deters corruption of the government and members of Parliament, and the recent Operation Spicer under the current commissioner exposed many colleagues and former members of the government. So it was appalling that the government introduced and pushed through all stages legislation to sack the sitting commissioner and make it harder for investigations to go to public hearing. I opposed the bill, supporting amendments to ensure the sitting commissioner continues under the new structure. My speech is HERE