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news.com.au 19 Nov, 2021 00:15 am

Victoria politics: Andrews government to make huge changes to pandemic laws as vote delayed

Victoria politics: Andrews government to make huge changes to pandemic laws as vote delayed
Huge changes could be made to Victoria’s controversial pandemic laws, with Daniel Andrews forced to personally negotiate with hostile crossbenchers in a bid to pass the laws.

Daniel Andrews was reportedly in emergency talks with crossbenchers overnight after a vote on the contentious pandemic laws was postponed.Huge changes could be made to Victoria’s controversial pandemic laws, with Daniel Andrews forced to personally negotiate with hostile crossbenchers in a bid to pass the laws.Premier Daniel Andrews is almost certain to wind back pandemic laws.” A blow-up replica of Daniel Andrews was thrown onto a makeshift gallows by protesters.

If the laws do not pass, there is speculation the draconian state of emergency laws could be extended.Without the legislation, government officials won’t be able to impose lockdowns, limits on movement or mandatory mask-wearing rules once the state of emergency expires on December 15.

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