December 5, 2022

Haines encourages submissions to rural roads inquiry

The condition of regional and rural roads following severe weather events will be the subject of an inquiry by the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Regional Development, Infrastructure and Transport.

December 1, 2022

National Anti-Corruption Commission is legislated

The National Anti-Corruption Commission has been legislated by the Federal Parliament, and will be established in the new year.

November 24, 2022

King Valley winemakers meet with Trade Minister and MPs to make case for Prosecco protection

Leading winemakers from the King Valley travelled to Canberra this week to meet with the Trade Minister to make the case to protect the use of the name Prosecco in free trade negotiations with the European Union.

November 11, 2022

Haines encourages community to contact her on industrial relations bill

Dr Haines voted against the legislation on Thursday, despite supporting the goal of the Bill.

November 11, 2022

Haines: Government should adopt committee recommendations on the National Anti-Corruption Commission Bill and consider further improvements

This is a good bill. The establishment of a National Anti-Corruption Commission is a watershed moment in our nation’s history. But it can be better.

October 27, 2022

New hospital announcement a huge win for Albury Wodonga but the fight for quality health care is never over

The announcement that Albury Wodonga Health will be redeveloped into an expanded single-site hospital has been welcomed by Independent Federal Member for Indi Helen Haines.

October 25, 2022

Important projects for Indi included in Labor Government’s first Budget, but Haines calls out lack of hospital and road commitments

Important projects for Indi have been retained in the new Labor Government’s first Budget after intensive advocacy from Independent Federal Member for Indi Helen Haines.

October 3, 2022

Helen Haines welcomes introduction of National Anti Corruption Commission legislation

This is a momentous day and it has been a long time coming. It is the first time a Government has introduced a bill for an integrity watchdog to Parliament. Until now, all Bills had come from the crossbench or the Greens.

September 26, 2022

Joint Statement – Crossbenchers committed to delivering anti-corruption commission with teeth

As members of the crossbench in the House of Representatives and the Senate, we were elected by our communities for our commitment to fight for integrity in politics and hold the Government to account when it comes to delivering a federal integrity commission.

September 5, 2022

Helen Haines awarded Alan Missen Award for work on integrity in politics

Independent Federal Member for Indi Helen Haines has been awarded the prestigious Alan Missen Award by the Accountability Round Table, in recognition of her work to introduce a federal integrity commission.


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