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  • Centre Alliance Senator for SA
  • Changed party from Nick Xenophon Team on 10 Apr 2018
  • Became a Senator on 1 July 2016 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Stirling Griff 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 for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted strongly for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly against privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and 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
  • Has never voted on increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted moderately against live animal exports. votes
  • Voted strongly against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted strongly for increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment (Assisted Reproductive Treatment Statistics) Bill 2019; Second Reading (3 Apr 2019)

“I move: That this bill be now read a second time. I seek leave to table an explanatory memorandum relating to the bill. Leave granted. I table the explanatory memorandum and seek leave to have the second reading speech incorporated in Hansard. Leave granted. The speech read as follows— IVF is an industry that needs more scrutiny. It's heavily propped up by taxpayers, but is somehow...”

Bills: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment (Assisted Reproductive Treatment Statistics) Bill 2019; First Reading (3 Apr 2019)

“I move: That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act to amend the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act 1987, and for related purposes. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment (Assisted Reproductive Treatment Statistics) Bill 2019. Question agreed to. I present the bill and move: That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time....”

Documents: Universal Service Obligation; Order for the Production of Documents (3 Apr 2019)

“I move: That the Senate— (a) notes that: (i) on 12 February 2019, the Senate made an order for the production of documents relating to the Universal Service Obligation (USO), (ii) the documents requested included: (A) the high-level cost modelling of the USO reform options, and (B) the advice provided by NBN Co about the financial costs of servicing additional ADSL customers, (iii) the...”

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  • Has spoken in 67 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") 100 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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