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Patrick Secker, former Representative

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  • Former Liberal Party Representative for Barker
  • Left House of Representatives on 5 August 2013 — unknown
  • Entered House of Representatives on 3 October 1998 — Federal election

Most recent appearances in parliament

Parliamentary Representation: Valedictory (25 Jun 2013)

“Speaker, on indulgence: I rise today in what may be my last speech in parliament but not, I hope, my last contribution to parliament. I intend to fulfil my duties as Opposition Whip to the last second. It is a position I have thoroughly enjoyed and learnt from. Our team—the member for Leichhardt and the member for Forrest—have worked together very well. I especially thank Warren...”

Questions without Notice: Migration (19 Jun 2013)

“It is on standing order 77, 'Anticipating discussion': During a debate, a Member may not anticipate the discussion of a subject listed on the Notice Paper and expected to be debated on the same or next sitting day. In actual fact, it has been anticipated.”

Delegation Reports: Australian Parliamentary Delegation to South Africa and Zambia (17 Jun 2013)

“by leave—I present the report of the Australian parliamentary delegation to South Africa and Zambia in April 2013, and seek leave to make some very brief comments. Leave granted. This was a fairly arduous delegation visit over a short period, thankfully, with only three members of the delegation. There was a lot of hard work and we had to share the same load between three instead of the...”

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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 5 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 157 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)