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$40M NATIONAL CRIME PREVENTION FUND ANNOUNCED

Federal Member for Hunter, Joel Fitzgibbon today encouraged local councils and not-for-profit community groups to apply for grants available under a new $40 million National Crime Prevention fund announced today by the Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Justice Jason Clare.

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RURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LEGISLATION AMENDMENT BILL 2013

Rural Research and Development Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 and cognate bills.

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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment Bill 2013

House of Representatives

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BREAKING POLITICS - Caucus is Counting

Gillard under pressure as the Chief government whip Joel Fitzgibbon says caucus is counting the numbers. Also, Greens MP Adam Bandt says media reform still on the cards.

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CLEAN ENERGY GRANTS TO IMPROVE ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Federal Member for Hunter Joel Fitzgibbon today welcomed the announcement that two organisations in the Hunter electorate will receive funding to improve energy efficiency.

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FITZGERALD BRIDGE KICKS OFF

The new Fitzgerald Bridge over the Hunter River at Aberdeen has commenced construction.

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NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME BILL 2012

National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012 – 13 February 2013

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BREAKING POLITICS - Mining tax: Feds turn to states

Chief government whip Joel Fitzgibbon and Liberal MP Josh Frydenberg discuss changes to the mining tax, and the importance of defence spending in the wake of North Korea's nuclear test

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RIXS CREEK REST AREA UPGRADE COMPLETED

Motorists travelling along the New England Highway can stop and stretch their legs at a new rest area at Rixs Creek, just west of Singleton.

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HELPING THE HUNTER ELECTORATE CARE FOR OUR LAND

Organisations and community groups in Hunter are being encouraged to apply for funds under the Government’s new Community Landcare Grants.

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