Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Amendment Bill 2018

Parliament House, Canberra.

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Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Australian Parliament House.

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La Mama Theatre fire

Today I speak as a former shadow minister for the arts but also as a Melburnian to express my shock and sadness about the burning down of the much-loved La Mama Theatre on Faraday Street in Carlton.

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Statute Update (Autumn 2018) Bill 2018

Australian Parliament House, Canberra.

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National Security Statement, House of Representatives

Australian Parliament House.

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70th Anniversary of the Establishment of the State of Israel

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the State of Israel.

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Speech on support for Cambodian-Australian community

Australia has a proud history of passionate political expression, and last week, when Hun Sen, the Prime Minister of Cambodia, threatened to 'beat up' Australians who protest his visit to the ASEAN Summit in Sydney next month, he was rightly condemned by thousands of Australians both within and outside the Australian Cambodian community.

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Jim Stott tribute

Today I want to recognise the life of Jim Stott.

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Labor's approach to the problem of elder abuse

Thank you for the invitation to speak today, and for that kind introduction. It’s good that the serious issue of elder abuse has brought together such a list of distinguished speakers.  Congratulations to the Seniors Rights Service for organising this terrific conference.

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Matter of Public Importance - National Integrity COmmission

We in Labor have a proven record of fighting for integrity in government.

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