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Victoria’s state of emergency set to be extended until December – The Age

The Andrews government has proposed a series of concessions to key crossbench MPs to win their support for the emergency declaration bill.



Leader of the opposition in the upper house David Davis said the crossbench had sold out and handed extreme power to Daniel Andrews until Christmas.
Mr Davis said the opposition would support the bill if it allowed for extensions of the state of emergency only on a month-to-month basis and with the approval of both houses. He said the government should make public the health advice underpinning each extension of the state of emergency.
As part of the governments negotiations with crossbenchers,…

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