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Agency Details

Agency Number: TA975
Title: ROYAL COMMISSION INTO AN ATTEMPT TO BRIBE A MEMBER OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, AND OTHER MATTERS
Start Date: 01 Jan 1990
End Date: 31 Dec 1991
Description:

To inquire into, and report on, the circumstances of an attempt to bribe a newly elected Australian Labor Party member of Parliament to cross the floor of the House of Assembly and vote with the Liberal Party to ensure the continuation of the Liberal Government in 1989, and also on political party funding and donations to political parties. Commissioner was William Carter.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Legislation Creating:

Letters Patent issued on 17 Dec 1990 and 13 Mar 1991

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
10 GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND GOVERNANCE [1]
13 JUSTICE AND LEGAL ADMINISTRATION [1]
Series Created By Agency:
AB752  COPIES OF COMPANY RECORDS ACQUIRED BY THE COMMISSION. 01 Jan 1983 31 Dec 1991
AB712  TRANSCRIPTS OF RADIO AND TELEVISION ITEMS RELATING TO THE COMMISSION. 01 Mar 1986 30 Sep 1991
AB711  NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS OF ARTICLES RELATING TO THE COMMISSION. 18 Sep 1989 14 Sep 1991
AB749  COPIES OF OUTWARD CORRESPONDENCE. 17 Dec 1990 07 Oct 1991
AB744  REGISTER OF GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE FILES. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB748  ADMINISTRATIVE CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB709  AUDIO-TAPES OF INTERVIEWS WITH WITNESSES. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB710  TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS WITH WITNESSES. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB706  PROOFS OF EVIDENCE. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB707  EXHIBITS. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB750  SUBJECT INDICES TO TRANSCRIPTS OF THE EVIDENCE OF RAE, ROUSE, MCQUESTIN, CLARKE AND GRAY. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB747  COPY OF ANNEXURE TO THE AFFIDAVIT OF S N ALLSTON IN THE APPLICATION OF R T GRAY FOR A WRIT OF PROHIBITION. 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 1991
AB705  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 14 Jan 1991 30 Oct 1991
AB708  TRANSCRIPTS OF HEARINGS. 21 Feb 1991 11 Jul 1991
AB746  REGISTER OF SITTING TIMES AND WITNESSES APPEARING BEFORE THE COMMISSION. 21 Feb 1991 11 Jul 1991
AB745  TRANSCRIPTS OF PRIVATE HEARINGS. 13 Mar 1991 15 Mar 1991
AB751  REPORT OF THE COMMISSION. 30 Oct 1991 30 Oct 1991