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  • Independent Senator for Tasmania
  • Changed party from Palmer United Party on 23 Nov 2014
  • Became a Senator on 1 July 2014 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jacqui Lambie voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Has never voted on same sex marriage. votes
  • Voted moderately against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted moderately for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against temporary protection visas. votes
  • Voted very strongly against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a minerals resource rent tax . votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately against unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly for restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted moderately against privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against live animal exports. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for an emissions reduction fund. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Has never voted on uranium export. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for a federal inquiry into Queensland government administration. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted very strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Motions: Vietnam Veterans Day (16 Aug 2017)

“I move: That the Senate— (a) notes that:   (i) 18 August is Vietnam Veterans' Day,   (ii) the day marks 51 years since the Battle of Long Tan, where – led by the Tasmanian-born Commanding Officer of the D Company 6th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel Harry Smith SG MC – 108 Australians fought, 24 were wounded and 18 were killed,...”

Bills: Defence Amendment (Fair Pay for Members of the ADF) Bill 2017; Second Reading (16 Aug 2017)

“I move: That this bill be now read a second time. I seek leave to table an explanatory memorandum relating to the bill. Leave granted. I table an explanatory memorandum and I seek leave to have the second reading speech incorporated in Hansard. Leave granted. The speech read as follows— DEFENCE AMENDMENT (FAIR PAY FOR MEMBERS OF THE ADF) BILL 2017 Today this chamber is presented with...”

Bills: Defence Amendment (Fair Pay for Members of the ADF) Bill 2017; First Reading (16 Aug 2017)

“I move: That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act to link pay for members of the Defence Force to pay for Parliamentarians or to CPI, and for related purposes. Question agreed to. I present the bill and move: That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time. Question agreed to. Bill read a first time.”

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  • Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 2 comments on this Senator's speeches — average amongst Senators.
  • 11 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Jacqui Lambie speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 211 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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