Parliamentary Speeches

Adjournment Speech - Law Courts
16 October 2018
I wish to address some important issues concerning the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee's current inquiry into the provisions of the Federal Circuit...
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Motions: Australian Society - Government's Position on 'It's Ok To Be White' Motion
16 October 2018
Clearly the position taken by the government yesterday was most disturbing. That has been dealt with by the speakers thus far.
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Motion: Mr Jamal Khashoggi
16 October 2018
Senator Patrick: I wish to make a short statement in relation to the motion moved by me, Senator Bernardi and Senator Whish-Wilson.
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Motions: Suspension of Standing Orders
15 October 2018
We will not be supporting the suspension of standing orders for the reasons that Senator Leyonhjelm has indicated—that is, there are procedures to do this...
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Order for the Production of Documents: Religious Freedom Review Expert Panel
15 October 2018
The Centre Alliance won't support the suspension of standing orders, for the same reasons that have been mentioned this morning and by Senator Collins and...
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Bills: Customs Amendment and Customs Tariff Amendment (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation) Bills 2018
15 October 2018
Centre Alliance are a supporter of fair trade. I need to state that up-front. However, we do not support the agreement in its current form.
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Bills: Treasury Laws Amendment (Australian Consumer Law Review) Bill 2018 - Second Reading
20 September 2018
I rise to contribute to the debate on the Treasury Laws Amendment (Australian Consumer Law Review) Bill 2018. I wasn't planning to speak on this bill.
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