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Jacqui Lambie latest citizenship casualty

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November 14, 2017

Tasmanian senator Jacqui Lambie has foreshadowed her possible resignation from parliament.

The Attorney-General warns the onus is now on Bill Shorten to live by the same standard he has demanded of the government when it comes to the dual-citizenship debacle.

A resolution passed in the Senate on Monday requires senators to make declarations about all relevant particulars of their citizenship in a special registry by December 1, with a similar motion expected to be passed in the House of Representatives when it meets.

"Bill Shorten has been playing a very dodgy game in this business from start to finish," Attorney General George Brandis told Nine on Tuesday.

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