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  • Australian Labor Party Senator for Victoria
  • Changed party from Deputy-President on 9 May 2016; from Australian Labor Party on 6 Jul 2014
  • Became a Senator on 1 July 2002 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Gavin Marshall voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted a mixture of for and against same sex marriage. votes
  • Voted very strongly for tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Voted moderately for a carbon price. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against government administered paid parental leave. votes
  • Voted strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted moderately for the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted moderately for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing competition in bulk wheat export. votes
  • Voted very strongly for recognising local government in the Constitution. votes
  • Voted strongly against temporary protection visas. votes
  • Voted strongly against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
  • Voted very strongly for a minerals resource rent tax . votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted moderately against privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly for stem cell research. votes
  • Voted moderately against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted strongly for decreasing the private health insurance rebate. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing the age pension. votes
  • Voted strongly for extending government benefits to same-sex couples. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing availability of abortion drugs. votes
  • Voted moderately for live animal exports. votes
  • Voted very strongly for carbon farming. votes
  • Voted moderately for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted moderately for re-approving/ re-registering agvet chemicals. votes
  • Voted moderately for the Intervention in the Northern Territory. votes
  • Voted very strongly against an emissions reduction fund. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing beef import standards. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted moderately for uranium export. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing public access to government data. votes
  • Voted very strongly for an NBN (using fibre to the premises). votes
  • Voted very strongly for a federal inquiry into Queensland government administration. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017; In Committee (16 Aug 2017)

“The question is that amendments (21), (24) to (27) and (35) on sheet 8144, moved by Senator Cameron, be agreed to. Question agreed to.”

Bills: Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017; In Committee (16 Aug 2017)

“The committee is considering the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill, and the question is that amendment (21), amendments (24) to (27) and amendment (35) on sheet 8144 moved by Senator Cameron be agreed to. (Quorum formed)”

Questions without Notice: Take Note of Answers: Deputy Prime Minister (16 Aug 2017)

“Senator Fierravanti-Wells, I remind you to address your comments to the chair.”

More of Gavin Marshall's recent appearances

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  • Has spoken in 152 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 5 comments on this Senator's speeches — above average amongst Senators.
  • 7 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Gavin Marshall speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 309 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)