John McVeigh

Federal Member for Groom
Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government

John McVeigh MP

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23 February, 2018
There are more than 90 Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) representatives before the courts for more than 1300 suspected contraventions. In recent times the union has paid more than $12 million in fines. The Coalition Govern... Read more
14 February, 2018
Last year the Government made a new labelling information standard  for free range eggs. This will ensure that consumers have the information they need to make a choice based on their personal preferences when buying eggs.For the first time... Read more
07 February, 2018
Road safety is a priority for the Australian Government and we are committed to improving road safety right around the nation.The Australian Automobile Association’s National Road Safety Strategy Progress Report highlights the difficulties all jurisd... Read more
21 December, 2017
The Coalition Government is committed to supporting funding for Indigenous rangers and has supported its implementation and expansion since an Indigenous ranger program was established by the Howard Government in 1997. The Coalition has maintain... Read more
21 December, 2017
The Federal Government has released draft plans to establish a world-class management program across 44 marine parks.Building on the recommendations of an independent expert scientific panel that received more than 13,000 submissions, the draft plans... Read more
11 December, 2017
The Turnbull Government has no plans to ban charities from advocating for their stated causes. The Government earlier this month introduced new legislation to remove foreign donations from Australian politics. Australians want the integrity of our el... Read more
11 December, 2017
The role of the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is to support therapeutic goods available for supply in Australia to be safe and fit for their intended purpose to protect the public health of consumers.In Australia herbal products, vitamins, m... Read more
11 December, 2017
The Industrial Chemicals Bill, 2017 restricts the use of new animal test data for cosmetic ingredients, including a ban on the use of this data for chemicals used exclusively in cosmetics.From 1 July 2018, animal test data will not be able to be used... Read more
15 November, 2017
From the Member for Groom Dr John McVeigh. “The people of Groom have spoken with 80% of constituents taking part in the Marriage Law Postal Survey. The result is a very slim 50.8% majority voting "no" on the question of same sex marriage, which ... Read more
01 November, 2017
The first meeting of the Northern Australia Advisory Council (NAAC) was held in Townsville on 20 July, 2017.The NAAC will advise the Minister responsible for northern Australia on issues including industry development, Indigenous employment, infrastr... Read more
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