Speeches

Speeches Chris has made in the Australian Federal Parliament.

Bills - Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Bill 2021

August 23, 2021

I think it's fair to say that at any stage where national security has been an issue before this House we on this side have always worked in a bipartisan way to ensure that any passage of legislation is seen to be beyond politics. This is absolutely no different.

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Bills - National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Improving Supports for At Risk Participan...

August 23, 2021

Simply, the government must address these issues and ensure the commission's power is being properly administered, to prevent the abuse and neglect in the first place, not after the event.

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Statements by Members - New South Wales: Education

August 12, 2021

Rather than forcing students to go through a stressful exam period, the New South Wales government should be prioritising the health and welfare of students.

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Bills - Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Amendment (Governance...

August 11, 2021

Organ donation is the gift of life, yet so many people just don't know how to give it.

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Statements by Members - Vale Lina Cabaero

August 09, 2021

Our world is a little darker today without the bright light that was Lina Cabaero. Rest in Peace, dear friend.

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Statements by Members - Beirut Explosion

August 04, 2021

It has been one year since the catastrophic explosion that rocked Beirut.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST