Labor insists they are safe because they took all reasonable measures to renounce United Kingdom citizenship.
I can see how all these politicians are only just having the ancestry chat with their parents now; it's not like this dual citizenship thing has made much of a stir in Aussie politics recently... If the required renunciation did not occur before they nominated, then evidence is to be provided of the steps taken to renounce the dual citizenship.
Adherence to that rule in a country where more than half the population of 24 million was either born overseas or has a parent who was born overseas has only come under the spotlight in the current crisis, with the High Court confirming a strict interpretation of the law.
The register was approved on the voices after amendments moved by the Greens and the crossbench were rejected.
TAX REFORM: Tax jump for households earning under $200K
He said he had pledged to House members to keep in the bill a deduction for state and local property taxes, up to $10,000. The Senate plan proposes to eliminate federal tax breaks for all state and local levies, including property taxes.