Speeches

Speeches Chris has made in the Australian Federal Parliament.

Bills - Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Cessation) Bill 2019 - Second Reading

September 02, 2020

This debate must be contained to addressing issues of national threat, particularly as they relate to terrorism. Having said that, the simple fact is that, unfortunately, the Australian terrorism threat level still remains at 'probable'.

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Private Members’ Business - National Police Remembrance Day

August 31, 2020

To the four members of the Victorian police force who tragically lost their lives, to all police officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice and to all our past and current members of the police force, we honour you and we profoundly thank you for your service.

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90 Second Statements - Mr Edward Laurence (Ted) Grace

August 27, 2020

Ted Grace made a difference for the better in our community, and we are indebted to the legacy he has left.

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Statements by Members - Mr Mohammed El Halabi

August 27, 2020

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Private Members’ Business - Social Housing

August 24, 2020

A housing crisis has been building up for years under this Liberal government’s inaction. We're seeing the escalation and the seriousness of this situation now reaching such a state that the Coronavirus is further impacting on homelessness.

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Adjournment - Beirut Explosion

August 24, 2020

We stand in solidarity with the Lebanese people and offer our sincere condolences with regard to the catastrophic devastation arising out of the blast that occurred in Beirut on Tuesday 4 August this year.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST