Speeches

Broadcasting Reform - Second Reading Speech
12 September 2017
Delivered in the Senate Chamber, 12 September 2017 (13:19)A review of Australia's media environment is long overdue.
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Australia's Automotive Industry - Matter of Public Importance Speech
5 September 2017
I rise today to talk about the state of Australia’s automotive industry.
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Protect Australia's proud migrant record
4 September 2017
I delivered the following adjournment speech in the Senate on Monday night. 
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Citizenship Changes - Adjournment Speech
4 September 2017
In 2016, Deng Adut was named Australian of the Year.  He delivered an address at the Sydney Conservatorium of Creative Music about freedom from fear. ...
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Adjournment Speech: Australia - USA Relationship
15 August 2017
Senator GRIFF (South Australia) (21:30): Should Australia distinguish between wars of choice and wars of necessity, as my colleague Senator Xenophon argued in this place...
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Therapeutic Goods Amendment Bill 2016
14 June 2017
I delivered this Speech in the Senate on 14 June 2017 (19:03)I rise to very briefly speak on the Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2016 Measures No....
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National Rural Health Commissioner Bill 2017 - Second Reading Speech
14 June 2017
I delivered this speech in the Senate on 14 June 2016 (18:33)I rise to briefly speak on the Health Insurance Amendment (National Rural Health Commissioner)...
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Copyright Amendment (Disability Access and Other Measures) Bill 2017 - Second Reading
11 May 2017
I originally delivered this speech in the Senate on 11 May 2017 (13:55) due to time constraints, was completed on 15 May 2016 (12:45)Like our...
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