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Arch Bevis, former Representative

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  • Former Australian Labor Party Representative for Brisbane
  • Left House of Representatives on 21 August 2010
  • Entered House of Representatives on 24 March 1990 — Federal election

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Arch Bevis voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against government administered paid parental leave. votes
  • Voted moderately for the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing competition in bulk wheat export. votes
  • Voted moderately against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
  • Voted very strongly against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly against privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly for stem cell research. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Has never voted on decreasing the private health insurance rebate. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing the age pension. votes
  • Voted strongly for extending government benefits to same-sex couples. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing availability of abortion drugs. votes
  • Voted strongly against the Intervention in the Northern Territory. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes

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Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: Afghanistan (24 Jun 2010)

“My question is to the Minister for Foreign Affairs. Will the minister update the House on Australia’s commitments in Afghanistan?”

Questions without Notice: Health (23 Jun 2010)

“My question is to the Prime Minister. Will the Prime Minister update the House on the government’s key reform of delivering a National Health and Hospital Network to Australian families?”

Constituency Statements: Learn. Earn. Legend! (23 Jun 2010)

“Order! In accordance with standing order 193, the time for members’ constituency statements has concluded.”

More of Arch Bevis's recent appearances

Numbers

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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 11 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 131 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)