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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Paul Scarr voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Has never voted on implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted very strongly for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. 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 very strongly against increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Adjournment: Fall of Saigon: 46th Anniversary (24 Jun 2021)

“I rise this evening to pay tribute to members of the Australian Vietnamese community in my home state of Queensland. On 30 April 2021, I had the great honour of attending the 46th commemoration at Freedom Place, Inala, in my home state of Queensland, of the fall of Saigon, which occurred on 30 April 1975. It was a very moving occasion. There are three points I'd like to make in relation to...”

Questions without Notice: Queensland Olympic and Paralympic Games (24 Jun 2021)

“How is the Morrison-Joyce government supporting the 2032 games bid?”

Questions without Notice: Queensland Olympic and Paralympic Games (24 Jun 2021)

“How will the 2032 games benefit South-East Queensland and Australia?”

More of Paul Scarr's recent appearances

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  • Has spoken in 69 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") 96 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

Register of Interests (What's this?)

Paul Scarr's latest interest statementPDFLast updated: 10 Jun 2021