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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 moderately for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and 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 very strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Business: Leave of Absence (10 Sep 2019)

“by leave—I move: That leave of absence be granted to Senator Griff for 11 and 12 September for personal reasons. Question agreed to.”

Committees: Community Affairs References Committee; Reference (9 Sep 2019)

“Before moving general business notice of motion No. 2 standing in my name, I ask that the names of Senators McCarthy and Siewert be added to the motion. I, and also on behalf of Senators McCarthy and Siewert, move: (1) That the Senate acknowledges that: (a) 9 September, is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day; (b) FASD is a life-long but preventable condition...”

Questions without Notice: Health Care (1 Aug 2019)

“Minister, 'engaging' is a wonderful word, but will the government actually commit to close the loophole and ensure that the code is redrafted at some time, perhaps after consultation, to cover false and misleading marketing to general practitioners?”

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  • Has spoken in 61 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") 108 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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