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  • Australian Labor Party Senator for NSW
  • Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Communities (since 21 Aug 2018)
    Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Energy (since 21 Aug 2018)
  • Became a Senator on 6 May 2015 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jenny McAllister voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for same sex marriage. votes
  • Has never voted on tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted moderately for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted moderately 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 a mixture of for and 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 a mixture of for and against live animal exports. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted moderately against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019; In Committee (14 Feb 2019)

“I move opposition amendment (1) on sheet 8643: (1) Page 9 (after line 8), at the end of the Bill, add: Schedule 4—Limiting technical assistance requests and technical capability notices to listed acts or things Telecommunications Act 1997 1 Subsection 317G(6) Omit "that may be specified in a technical assistance request given to a designated communications provider include (but are not...”

Bills: Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019; In Committee (14 Feb 2019)

“I move opposition amendment (1) on sheet 8642: (1) Page 9 (after line 8), at the end of the Bill, add: Schedule 3—Systemic weakness or systemic vulnerability Telecommunications Act 1997 1 Section 317B ( definition of electronic protection ) Repeal the definition. 2 Section 317B ( definition of systemic vulnerability ) Repeal the definition. 3 Section 317B ( definition of systemic...”

Bills: Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019; Second Reading (14 Feb 2019)

“This is a truly unifying speech!”

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  • Has spoken in 77 debates in the last year — above 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") 215 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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