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Michael Ferguson, former Representative

Photo of Michael Ferguson
  • Former Liberal Party Representative for Bass
  • Left House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — unknown
  • Entered House of Representatives on 9 October 2004 — Federal election

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Michael Ferguson voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted consistently against increasing competition in bulk wheat export. votes
  • Voted consistently for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted consistently against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted consistently for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted consistently for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted consistently against stem cell research. votes
  • Voted generally against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted consistently against extending government benefits to same-sex couples. votes
  • Voted consistently against increasing availability of abortion drugs. votes
  • Voted consistently against increasing the diversity of media ownership. votes
  • Voted consistently for increasing parliamentary entitlements for current MPs and Senators. votes
  • Voted consistently for speeding things along in Parliament (procedural). votes
  • Voted consistently for suspending the rules to allow a vote to happen (procedural). votes
  • Voted consistently against ending immigration detention on Nauru. votes
  • Voted consistently against ending immigration detention on Manus Island. votes
  • Voted consistently for expanding Medicare-funded dental care. votes
  • Voted consistently against for increasing the Youth Allowance rate. votes
  • Voted almost always against implementing the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. votes

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Most recent appearances in parliament

Leader of the Opposition: (20 Sep 2007)

“Mr Michael Ferguson interjecting”

Questions without Notice: Transport: Road Safety (19 Sep 2007)

“My question today is addressed to the Prime Minister. Would the Prime Minister outline to the House how the Australian government is helping to improve the safety of schoolchildren with a practical plan? Is the Prime Minister aware of any alternative approaches to governing, or trying to govern, Australia?”

Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Dental Services) Bill 2007: Consideration in Detail (19 Sep 2007)

“Mr Michael Ferguson interjecting”

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