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Lee Rhiannon leads parliamentary NRL tipping

Lee Rhiannon 29 Aug 2017
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Motion: Environment

Wednesday 16 August

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (15:44): I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

   (i) earlier this year the NSW Government released a range of draft regulations and instruments to support two laws that cover how biodiversity, 'offsetting' and land-clearing are assessed in rural and urban areas,

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Adjournment speech: Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Tuesday 15 August

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (21:10)  Mr John Wilson made a submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services inquiry into whistleblower protections in the corporate, public and not-for-profit sectors. That submission was not accepted and, as far as I know, Mr Wilson didn't receive any explanation for that. This is despite the fact that the terms of reference to the inquiry included:

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Motion: Donations to Political Parties

Lee Rhiannon 26 Aug 2017

Tuesday 15 August

Senator RHIANNON ( New South Wales ) ( 16:05 ): I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

   (i) Australia's biggest ethanol producer, Manildra, has donated over $4.1 million to political parties since 1998-99 and was granted twenty meetings with the NSW Minister before a new law on the NSW Ethanol Mandate was passed,

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Motion: Homelessness

Lee Rhiannon 26 Aug 2017

 

Wednesday 9 August

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (16:33): I, and also on behalf of Senator Cameron, move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

   (i) according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the most recent statistics from 2015-16 show that 275 requests for homelessness assistance were unable to be met each day,

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