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  • Centre Alliance Representative for Mayo
  • Changed party from Nick Xenophon Team on 10 Apr 2018
  • Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Rebekha Sharkie voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Has never voted on more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing consumer protections. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: Afghanistan (31 Aug 2021)

“[by video link] My question is to the Minister for Home Affairs. Minister, I understand there are 4,427 Afghan refugees living in the Australian community on SHEVs, or temporary protection visas. Given the horrendous events unfolding in Afghanistan, will the government now provide these recognised refugees permanent residency visas?”

Statements by Members: Aged Care (31 Aug 2021)

“[by video link] Tomorrow is Thank You for Working in Aged Care Day, and I would like to recognise Australia's aged-care workers: personal care workers, nurses, allied health professionals, cleaners and cooks in aged care. We all know you work long hours, day after day, doing the important work of looking after the older Australians who worked so hard to nurture us for years and build the...”

Questions without Notice: Forest Industry (12 Aug 2021)

“My question is to the Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia. Minister, in 2018, the government released its billion trees for jobs and growth plan. Will the minister please advise the House how many trees have been planted to date?”

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  • Has spoken in 79 debates in the last year — above 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 311 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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