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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jane Hume voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for same sex marriage. votes
  • Voted very strongly for tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted moderately for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted moderately for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted very strongly for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted very strongly for live animal exports. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted moderately for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Fair Work Amendment (Family and Domestic Violence Leave) Bill 2018; Second Reading (6 Dec 2018)

“I rise today to speak on the Fair Work Amendment (Family and Domestic Violence Leave) Bill. I'm very proud, as a member of this government, and as a female member of this government, to rise to speak to this bill today in the same week that we also passed the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Cross-examination of Parties) Bill. It is a demonstration that this government is committed...”

Bills: Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2017; Second Reading (6 Dec 2018)

“I rise to speak on the Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2017. As I mentioned earlier, Australia's current private sector whistleblower laws are fragmented and confusing, and civil remedies are extraordinarily limited. At the moment, claimants are exposed to legal cost risks and have great difficulty in discharging the evidential burden in proceedings for...”

Documents: Taxation; Order for the Production of Documents (6 Dec 2018)

“I report to the Senate in accordance with yesterday's Senate order 1322, moved by Senator Patrick, regarding Senate order 1108, order for the production of documents to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee. As the chair of that committee, I report that the committee has not received any documents pursuant to the order from the Commissioner of Taxation. I further note that a letter from...”

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  • Has spoken in 73 debates in the last year — average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average amongst Senators.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 111 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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