Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Bill 2017; In Committee
Nobody stood and complained when Senator Hanson wore a burqa in this chamber.
The CHAIR: Senator Hinch—
Everyone else has had their say, Chair.
The CHAIR: Senator Hinch, are you raising a point of order? If not, I have made the comment about your attire.
I thought it was just a debating point still.
The CHAIR: We are debating, but I have made my comment in relation to your attire.
Madam Chair, with respect, I was asked by another senator to take a certain action, which I will not do, and I agree with Sarah Hanson-Young who says, 'I'm wearing a rainbow dress.'
The CHAIR: I am in the hands of the Committee of the Whole. We have a number of amendments before us. Senator Leyonhjelm?