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New ministry announced

The new Federal Government has announced its new ministry, confirming Senator the Hon. George Brandis as Attorney-General and Minister for the Arts.

Senator Brandis will also be Vice President of the Executive Council and will be responsible for establishing a bipartisan process leading to a referendum and recognition of indigenous Australians in the Constitution.

Read the incoming government's media release here.