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HANSARD - SIMPLIFYING STUDENT PAYMENTS - March 21, 2017

November 18, 2018

I rise today to speak on the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) Bill 2016.

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HANSARD - NDIS PROBLEMS MUST BE SOLVED - March 23, 2017

November 18, 2018

Labor, as the author of the NDIS, is committed to its success, but there are problems and they should not and cannot be ignored.

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HANSARD - REPORT INTO THE BIOSECURITY OF AUSTRALIAN HONEY BEES - March 27, 2017

November 18, 2018

I rise to speak on the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources' report into biosecurity of Australian honey bees, which has just been presented by our committee chair, the member for O'Connor.

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HANSARD - BIOSECURITY AMENDMENT (BALLAST WATER AND OTHER MEASURES) BILL 2017 - March 28, 2017

November 18, 2018

I rise today to speak on the Biosecurity Amendment (Ballast Water and Other Measures} Bill 2017. The bill amends the Biosecurity Act 2015 to make essential changes to requirements for the control and management of ships' ballast water to reduce the risk of invasive marine pests and pathogens entering Australian waters.

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HANSARD - KURRI KURRI NOSTALGIA FESTIVAL - March 28, 2017

November 18, 2018

The skirts were full and the Brylcreem jars were nearing empty in Kurri Kurri, my home town, in my electorate last weekend for the annual Nostalgia Festival.

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HANSARD - RISING IN EQUALITY AND THE FEDERAL BUDGET - March 30, 2017

November 18, 2018

Today is the last sitting day of parliament before the budget—the fourth budget of this Abbott-Turnbull government. The people of Australia have every reason to be worried.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST