1 December 2022
The Restoring Territory Rights Bill 2022 has passed in the Federal Parliament.
Territorians know what is best for the Northern Territory – not politicians in Canberra.
This bill restores Territorian’s rights to make decisions that better their lives and our community.
Quotes from Chief Minister, Natasha Fyles:
“The passing of the Restoring Territory Rights Bill in the Federal Parliament is a win for democracy and for all Territorians.
“Territorians deserve the same rights as every other Australia. Today we have made a positive step forward on deciding what is best for ourselves”
Quotes from Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Chansey Paech:
“Today is a momentous day for the Territory.
“The passing of the Territory Rights Bill will now allow important conversations – which have been previously blocked by Federal policy – to take place. “
Northern Territory Government