Parliamentary Speeches

Selection of Bills Committee - National Integrity Commission Report
29 December 2018
We will be supporting part (a) of the motion moved by Senator Urquhart and we do so fully supportive of a national integrity commission.
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Adjournment: Espionage and Foreign Interference
4 December 2018
In June, the parliament passed two major pieces of legislation, the National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) Act and the Foreign Influence Transparency...
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Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Promoting Sustainable Welfare) Bill 2018
3 December 2018
As my colleague Senator Griff outlined last week, Centre Alliance is not, and was never going to, support the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment...
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Office of National Intelligence Bill 2018, Office of National Intelligence (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018
29 November 2018
Senator Patrick: Centre Alliance supports the Office of National Intelligence Bill 2018.
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Adjournment Speech: Parliamentary Privilege
28 November 2018
The Senate has lost its mojo. I say that, noting that the UK parliament hasn't lost its.
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Modern Slavery Bill 2018
28 November 2018
I rise to contribute to the debate on the Modern Slavery Bill 2018.
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