Speeches

27
May 2015

Indigenous Leadership Forum - Palm Island

https://soundcloud.com/bobkatter/indigenous-leadership-forum-palm-island-27-may-2015

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15
Jul 2014

QUESTION WITHOUT NOTICE: Procurement for defence a laughing stock

Australian combat troops refuse to use the Austrian Steyr rifle, they use the American Armalite which can be produced in Australia for half the price. At ANZAC Day soldiers marched in their socks since the soles had fallen off their Chinese made boots. Australian ordinance/ammunition…

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19
Jun 2014

BILLS - Asset Recycling Fund Bill 2014, Asset Recycling Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014

‘Do not vote for privatisation it’s an economic taipan snake’   - Second Reading - 19 June 2014 Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (10:46): I second the amendment. There is no nepotism involved, but I think the finest statement I have ever heard on privatisation came from…

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19
Jun 2014

BILLS - Asset Recycling Fund Bill 2014, Asset Recycling Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014

- Consideration in Detail  Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (12:54): I think the proposed amendments for tighter controls put forward by Labor are pretty reasonable. I cannot speak to this legislation without giving examples. Money was spent in Queensland—and in Australia, for that…

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28
May 2014

BILLS - Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2014-2015, Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 2014-2015, Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2014-2015, Appropriation Bill (No. 5) 2013-2014, Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 2013-2014

 - Second Reading Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (16:01): I asked a question in the House on the day of the budget. Household electricity prices over nine years of corporatisation have soared from $860 to $2,100. Petrol prices following the refusal to mandate ethanol soared 50 per…

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13
May 2014

QUESTION WITHOUT NOTICE: Real issues not addressed as hip pockets continue to hurt

“Question to the Treasurer, household electricity prices over nine years of corporatisation have soared from $860 to $2100 since 1995. Petrol prices, following the refusal to mandate ethanol, soar 50 per ent above prices in Brazil and America. Whilst with the world’s…

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13
May 2014

QUESTION WITHOUT NOTICE: Budget

Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (14:33): My question is to the Minister representing the Treasurer. Household electricity prices, over nine years of corporatisation, have soared from $860 to $2,100. Petrol prices, following the refusal to mandate ethanol, soar 50 per cent above prices in Brazil…

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13
Nov 2013

Standing and Sessional Orders

Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (11:55): Mr Deputy Speaker, I second the amendments. In addressing this issue the Leader of the House says, 'I've given you a letter saying I'm going to do this.' Well, I am holding a letter with 20 items on it saying it is going to be the policy to do 'this…

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13
Nov 2013

BILLS Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Amendment Bill 2013

Mr KATTER (Kennedy) (19:55): Mr Deputy Speaker, I wish to make a personal statement. The DEPUTY SPEAKER: Does the member for Kennedy claim to be misrepresented? Mr KATTER: Yes, Mr Deputy Speaker. It has been claimed that I and another backbencher will not be here for the vote tonight…

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