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A key part o rebuilding our party isensuring that we have developedthe right policies to take to theelectorate in 2015. Our rst CountryConerence in Opposition was agreat opportunity to take a reshapproach to our contemporarypolicy challenges. The Country Labor Policy CaucusExecutive decided that the vekey policy challenges to addresswould be:
Health – what shouldmodern healthcare look likein country NSW?
Regional development –identiying uture growthopportunities or country NSW.
Primary industries – why oodsecurity is a Labor issue.
Transport & Inrastructure –what should the priorities beor country NSW?
Education – meeting challengesin education across countryNSW (including special needs).Panels o policy experts, andrepresentatives rom unions, industryand community groups consultedwith delegates and members beorehaving a detailed policy discussionon one specic topic.
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Below is a brie summary o thetopics that were covered by themotions that were endorsed byeach workshop. To read the motions in ull, visitwww.countrylabor.com.au/ countryconerence.
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Provision o rural and regionalschool o medicine
The sale o designer/syntheticdrug substances in tobacconists
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Inrastructure investmentusing super unds
Logistic inrastructure investment
National BroadbandNetwork and education
National BroadbandNetwork and health
Local manuacturing content rules
Local content labels
Sotware development incentives
Regional Show Days
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Coal seam gasNational Food Plan
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Concession aresCountrylink to remainin public handsPassenger saetyInrastructure unding backlog
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Special needsTrainingSchool communitiesMaking the most o thedigital education revolutionBarriers to early childhoodeducation‘Residual’ schools