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Motion: Trade unions

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (15:40): I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that decisions to amalgamate trade unions should rest with the members of the respective organisations as expressed in a ballot; and

(b) calls on the Government to respect democracy in trade unions and the role they play in protecting their members' interests.

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Motions: Environment

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (16:28): Mr President, Homo sapiens are part—

The PRESIDENT: I gather you're seeking leave to make a statement?

Senator RHIANNON: Sorry, Mr President; I'm seeking leave to make a short statement.

The PRESIDENT: Leave is granted for one minute.

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Motions: Donations to political parties

Lee Rhiannon 13 Apr 2018

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Senator RHIANNON (New South Wales) (15:49): I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

   (i) in McCloy v New South Wales (2015), the High Court found that prohibiting political donations from a certain industry was permissible if the prohibition was proportionate to the risk of actual or perceived corruption,

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