Speeches

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Rural & Regional Affairs & Transport References Committee Report - Pet Food
16 October 2018
I wish to take note of the report. This is an important report because it highlights the total inadequacy of a system that should have...
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Customs Amendment (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation) Bill 2018
15 October 2018
I rise today to briefly speak on the Customs Amendment (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation) Bill 2018 and a related bill and...
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The Power of Words - Asylum Seekers
19 September 2018
I am responding to the Governor-General's opening address and will tonight be talking about the power of words, and how the choice of words of...
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Pet Food Industry
18 September 2018
How much do we value our pets? That's the question at the heart of the current inquiry into pet food regulations.
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Asylum Seekers
10 September 2018
Last week marked another low in our government's handling of Australia's obligations towards people fleeing persecution.
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Bill 2018 - Second Reading
22 August 2018
I would like to make it clear at the outset that Centre Alliance will not be supporting this bill.
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Restoring Territory Rights (Assisted Suicide Legislation) Bill 2015
14 August 2018
I too would like to make a brief contribution to this debate.
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Matters of Public Importance - Health Care
25 June 2018
Anyone who knows me knows that I am particularly passionate about medical transparency.
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