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Claire's latest speeches

These are the Hansard transcripts of my latest speeches.

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BUDGET - Statement and Documents 11 May 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (22:26): I seek leave to have the Opposition's 2017-18 budget speech incorporated in Hansard. Leave... 

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BILLS - Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Bill 2017 - Second Reading 11 May 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:37): I am not going to respond to Senator Macdonald's last statement. He keeps making these statements across... 

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MOTIONS - International Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Week 10 May 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (17:09): I, and also on behalf of Senator Xenophon, move: That the Senate- (a) recognises that: (i)... 

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CONDOLENCES - Gerry Norman Francis Jones 10 May 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:52): When Gerry Jones made his last speech in this place, one of the comments that he made was that everyone... 

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BILLS - Treasury Laws Amendment (Enterprise Tax Plan) Bill 2016 - Second Reading 30 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:01): I move: That the question be now put. The PRESIDENT: The question is that the motion moved by... 

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BILLS - Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 - Second Reading 30 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (13:11): In this particular process, I think it is important that we consider what has gone on in our community... 

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ADJOURNMENT - Mr Jeff Cheverton 28 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:07): My friend Jeff Cheverton died on 2 March this year. When the news was shared around the many networks who... 

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DELEGATION REPORTS - 25th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum 27 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (17:33): by leave-I present the report of the Australian parliamentary delegation to the 25th Annual Meeting of the... 

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BILLS - Social Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 - Second Reading 22 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (19:20): We seem to be going through the same process we did earlier today. When I was speaking earlier, I talked... 

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BILLS - Social Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 - Second Reading 22 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (12:38): Senator Bernardi, it has been a real pleasure to listen to the Australian Conservatives' party platform. 

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QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE: TAKE NOTE OF ANSWERS - Racial Discrimination Act 1975 22 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:15): I move: That the Senate take note of the answers given by the Attorney-General (Senator Brandis) to... 

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ADJOURNMENT - United States Administration: Family Planning Aid 21 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:09): President Donald Trump's presidential memorandum of 23 January 2017 stated: I hereby revoke the... 

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MOTIONS - Violence Against Women and Girls 21 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (15:46): I, and also on behalf of Senator Rice, move: That the Senate- (a) notes: (i) the Brisbane action... 

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QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE: TAKE NOTE OF ANSWERS - Workplace Relations 20 Mar 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (15:17): I learnt two very unfortunate things in today's discussion. One was that the Leader of the Government in... 

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BILLS - Criminal Code Amendment (Prohibition of Full Face Coverings in Public Places) Bill 2017 - Second Reading 16 Feb 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (16:06): In the restricted time we have this afternoon, there are a number of people who are willing to make some... 

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BILLS - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) Bill 2016 - In Committee 8 Feb 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (10:59): The Labor Party are not supporting the Greens amendments, and we have made that clear, but we could not... 

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ADJOURNMENT - Middle East 7 Feb 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (21:13): Last year in this place, over 50 parliamentarians from both the House of Representatives and the Senate... 

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BILLS - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) Bill 2016 - Second Reading 7 Feb 2017
Senator MOORE (Queensland) (13:46): The opposition supports the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and...