Democratic processes - local government elections

2014 MOTIONS WITH NOTICE

DEMOCRATIC LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION PROCESSES: THE CITY OF SYDNEY ELECTIONS

AMENDMENT ACT 2014

Resolution 6.2
1. The NSWCCL calls on the NSW Government to ensure that no elector should
have more than one vote in any election for the Lord Mayor of the City of Sydney or
the City of Sydney Council or in any election for any NSW local council.
2. The NSWCLL records its strong opposition to the City of Sydney Elections
Amendment Act 2014 passed in September 2014 which arbitrarily breaches this core
democratic principle and calls on the Parliament of NSW to repeal this repugnant
law.


Moved: Jo Murphy/Pauline Wright: That the resolution 6.2 be adopted. Carried.