AFTINET demands public scrutiny of trade agreements at Senate Inquiry

Sunday, May 3, 2015: Dr Patricia Ranald's article in the Sydney Morning Herald, Canberra Times and Melbourne Age supports release of trade agreement texts before they are signed and a  Parliamentary vote on the whole text of trade agreements.

The step-by-step process for how a trade deal comes to be, from when the negotiations are announced until ratification, can be found here

See the video of AFTINET's evidence to the Senate Committee here and our submission here .