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Claire's latest speeches

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REGULATIONS AND DETERMINATIONS - Product Emissions Standards (Excise) Charges Regulations 2018, Product Emissions Standards (Customs) 15 Aug 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (17:08): Senator Bernardi will be unsurprised to know that we are not supporting this disallowance. I know in his... 

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BILLS - Restoring Territory Rights (Assisted Suicide Legislation) Bill 2015 - Second Reading 14 Aug 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:54): Many senators have put on record that many people have contacted them with concerns about this piece of... 

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ADJOURNMENT - Iran: Human Rights 26 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (19:51): Like a number of senators this evening, I'm putting a focus on the issue of human rights in Iran. I... 

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BILLS - Water Amendment Bill 2018 - Second Reading 25 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (13:34): When as minister in the previous Labor government Tony Burke introduced the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, he... 

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MATTERS OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE - Health Care 25 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (17:41): One of the more exciting things in the health system over the last 20 years has been the rise of consumer... 

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ADJOURNMENT - National Library of Australia 21 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (19:02): This afternoon in the Mural Hall, the National Library brought along some of its special treasures to... 

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COMMITTEES - Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights - Report 21 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (15:38): I move: That the Senate take note of the annual report. The Parliamentary Joint Committee on... 

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BILLS - National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2018, National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2018 - Second Reading 18 Jun 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (13:45): I was really excited about the opportunity to take part in this debate today on the National Redress... 

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BUDGET - Statement and Documents 10 May 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:10): I am very pleased to be able to seek leave to have the Leader of the Opposition's 2018-19 budget reply... 

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BILLS - Investigation and Prosecution Measures Bill 2017 - Second Reading 9 May 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (11:08): Labor supports the Investigation and Prosecution Measures Bill 2017. This bill amends the... 

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QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE: TAKE NOTE OF ANSWERS - Answers to Questions 9 May 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (15:12): We're now looking at another budget. Another year's gone by, and the normal process happens. It's not at... 

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MATTERS OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE - Economy 27 Mar 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:57): In the short time while I'm the lead-up act for Senator Keneally's first speech, it's important to know... 

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ADJOURNMENT - World Down Syndrome Day 20 Mar 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:32): In 2012, the UN decided to designate 21 March as World Down Syndrome Day and called on people across the... 

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BILLS - Coal-Fired Power Funding Prohibition Bill 2017 - Second Reading 19 Mar 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (10:42): I feel as though I've heard this debate many times and I think we'll find some of the allegations and... 

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DOCUMENTS - Closing the Gap - Consideration 12 Feb 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (19:40): We all know that anniversaries are important, and one of the key messages out of the original Closing the... 

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ADJOURNMENT - Mr Lindsay Gordon Bower JONES 6 Feb 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (20:22): When my friend Lindsay Jones died last year, his friends gathered to remember a strong Labor man dedicated... 

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BILLS - Civil Law and Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 - Second Reading 5 Feb 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (19:51): I rise to speak on the Civil Law and Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 on behalf of the opposition. 

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BILLS - Productivity Commission Amendment (Addressing Inequality) Bill 2017 - Second Reading 5 Feb 2018
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (10:56): In December 2014 this Senate brought down a report with the title Bridging our growing divide:...