News.com.au: No Neutrality: Lundy
Feb 25, 2004, 01:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Simon Hayes)
"The federal Opposition will consider legislating to encourage
the use of open source software in government, but does not want
laws mandating it imposed on agencies.
"IT spokeswoman Kate Lundy said she would consider legislation
along the lines of a Democrat Bill passed by the ACT Parliament in
"The legislation calls on government to 'consider' the use of
open source, but does not give it preference..."