Patrick urges review for citizenship laws

November 14, 2017

Rex Patrick is replacing former SA senator Nick Xenophon and be sworn in on Wednesday.

Soon-to-be South Australian Senator Rex Patrick has called for the Australian constitution to revisited in the light of the citizenship crisis plaguing federal parliament.

Mr Patrick was approved on Tuesday to replace former senator Nick Xenophon and will be sworn in on Wednesday.

Born in New Zealand but raised in Australia, he recently renounced his New Zealand citizenship to ensure his eligibility.

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