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Andrew Robb, former Representative

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  • Former Liberal Party Representative for Goldstein
  • Left House of Representatives on 9 May 2016 — retired
  • Entered House of Representatives on 9 October 2004 — Federal election

Most recent appearances in parliament

Governor-General's Speech: Address-in-Reply (4 May 2016)

“Thank you very much, Mr Speaker—and while I am on the topic of 'Mr Speaker', I will just acknowledge our very longstanding and strong friendship and also the pride I have had in the way in which you have conducted yourself as Speaker of this House. It has been, in my view, outstanding, and I cannot recall anyone who was better than you in that chair. So, congratulations, and well done....”

Parliamentary Representation: Valedictory (11 Feb 2016)

“by leave—I think, firstly, I would like to just acknowledge Warren Truss. In every organisation, in every government and in every opposition, you need some people who have got great experience and common sense and a keen sense of self, and I must say: they bring stability and a sense of perspective to so many deliberations on problems and events—the sorts of events that occur so...”

Bills: Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment Bill 2016; Second Reading (11 Feb 2016)

“I move: That this bill be now read a second time. In Australia, offshore petroleum exploration and development is regulated by a title system, authorising titleholders to carry out petroleum operations in Commonwealth waters. Governing the regulation of these offshore petroleum operations is the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 (OPGGS Act)and related acts and...”

More of Andrew Robb's recent appearances


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  • Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 2 comments on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 21 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 308 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)