Speeches

Electoral and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

September 05, 2017

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (18:29): I rise to briefly address the Electoral and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2017.

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Tribute to Kevin Condran

September 04, 2017

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (13:33): Kevin Condran was right off the top shelf.

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Marsden State High School rugby league

August 17, 2017

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (13:48): Cameron Smith, Tautau Moga, Chris Sandow and Antonio Winterstein all have one thing in common: they are all graduates of Marsden State High School in my electorate.

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Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1917

August 17, 2017

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (11:52): I am pleased to have the opportunity to speak on the Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1917.

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Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citiz...

August 14, 2017

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (17:32): It is an honour to follow so many terrific Labor colleagues in talking about our very real concerns about the citizenship changes that the government has proposed and put before the House in the form of the Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Bill.

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Turnbull Government's economic failures

August 08, 2017

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (15:32): Since the parliament last met, we have had revelations that some of the members of the other place were citizens of another country, but we also had from the Treasurer, with his comments about inequality, that he is a citizen of another planet!

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