Speeches

Entries for June 2017

Fair Work

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (11:33): I want to focus particularly today on some propaganda that has been circulated in my electorate by the Australian Labor Party—by Senator Gallacher, in fact. Recently, people in the cities of the Spencer Gulf—Whyalla, Port Augusta and Po... ... more

Ramsey PMB Adani

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (10:47): I move: That this House: (1) expresses its support of Adani's decision to purchase $74 million worth of steel rail from Arrium's Whyalla steel works; (2) recognises that the: (a) ord... ... more

CID Solar Thermal Port Augusta

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (18:37): I trust that the member for Herbert will get a map and find out where the Snowy Mountains are. South Australia, Minister, is the epicentre of the energy crisis facing Australia, and it is a cheap and adequate example to the rest of Aust... ... more

Criminal Code Amendment Protecting Minors Online

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (18:48): There can never be too much that we can do to protect our children, and the Criminal Code Amendment (Protecting Minors Online) Bill 2017 will add another layer to laws aimed at protecting children under the age of 16 from online predato... ... more

Statoil Announcement

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:56): Last October, like many South Australians and my constituents, I was disappointed when BP announced that they were pulling out of their drive to drill wells in the Great Australian Bight. Their 30 per cent partner, Statoil, announced last... ... more

Veteran's Affairs Bill

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (12:00): I rise to speak in support of the Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget Measures) Bill 2017. I am proud to be part of a government which supports our veteran Australians. The government has invested an additional $350 million ... ... more

Arrium sale a step closer

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has welcomed today’s news that two official bids have been placed for the take-over of Arrium, which includes the Whyalla assets. Mr Ramsey said Arrium had been in administration for more than a year and the Federal Government had invested $120m to improve the ... ... more

MPI Budget

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (15:51): I read the topic of this matter of public importance and I thought, 'There's a typo.' There has got to be something wrong here: The Government’s unfair Budget hurting ordinary Australians. It is not hurting or... ... more

 

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