Essays Tagged: "Commonwealth Franchise Act 1902"

The Aboriginal Experience – Struggles For Rights And Freedom

ficant areas of land and social rights have now been achieved.It wasn't until the passing of the Commonwealth Franchise Act 1902 and the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act 1900 that Indigen ... 67 to determine whether Aboriginal people should be included in the national census and whether the Commonwealth Government should be given the power to make laws for Aboriginal people. The referendum ...

(4 pages) 49 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Australian Political Developments 1901-1914 By Peter Li Question: Explain and discuss 2 major political developments after Federation.

ich stopped immigrants from the surrounding Asian countries. Another important development was "The Commonwealth Franchise Act 1902" which made Australia one of the first places in the world to grant ... m and demanded female suffrage. Due to their persistence in 1902 the federal parliament passed the "Commonwealth Franchise Act". It granted the right to vote for all women excluding Aboriginal women a ...

(3 pages) 68 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

White Australia Policy

other countries as being a racist country. However, the government introduced new Acts such as the Commonwealth Franchise Act 1902 and the Naturalisation Act 1903. These acts denied the right to vote ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History