Tim Storer Independent Senator for SA
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Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2018 Speech

Download Media Release  The crisis surrounding the health and wellbeing of asylum seekers on Nauru and in PNG has gone on too long. The United Nations describe the situation as “dire and untenable”....  read more about Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2018 Speech.

Read more about ABC - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Appointment of Directors) Bill 2018. Speech

ABC - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Appointment of Directors) Bill 2018. Speech

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Trans-Pacific Partnership Legislation comments

I would like to state that I am a supporter of measures that increase opportunities for trade and commerce between Australia and the rest of the world.  In my own career prior to...  read more about Trans-Pacific Partnership Legislation comments.

Statement on Nauru

Download Media Release  I am pleased and relieved that the government is finally getting all remaining children of asylum seekers off Nauru. However, it is not good enough that this is being done...  read more about Statement on Nauru.

Moss Review into Live Animal Exports - Good but not good enough

Download Media Release    The central message of the Moss Report into Live Animal Exports is that the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is not fit to regulate the live sheep trade. Therefore...  read more about Moss Review into Live Animal Exports - Good but not good enough.

Wentworth by-election. Media Release.

Download Media Release.  I have congratulated Kerryn Phelps on her performance in the Wentworth by-election. I do hope the final result will mean I will be welcoming another thoughtful independent to parliament. If...  read more about Wentworth by-election. Media Release..

The Australia Institute Revenue Summit Speech

Download Media Release    The Australia Institute Revenue Summit Speech The tax and transfer system is no longer doing the job the community expects. My sense is that as in the mid-80s and 90s...  read more about The Australia Institute Revenue Summit Speech.

Read more about Not the Right Bight – Action to Stop Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

Not the Right Bight – Action to Stop Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

Download Media Release  Today I visited Port Lincoln to hear first-hand the concerns of local government, the fishing industry, ecotourism and the community about the prospect of drilling in the Great Australian Bight....  read more about Not the Right Bight – Action to Stop Drilling in the Great Australian Bight.

Ensuring Integrity Legislation

Download Media Release  I am not inclined to support the Ensuring Integrity legislation at this stage. The bill seeks to adapt the Corporations Act to align penalties against union officials with those for...  read more about Ensuring Integrity Legislation.

Listen to the Evidence – Wind Down the Live Sheep Export Trade with the Middle East

Download Media Release  I am disappointed that the Turnbull government is digging in on the inhumane live sheep export trade to the Middle East in defiance of the evidence and overwhelming community opposition....  read more about Listen to the Evidence – Wind Down the Live Sheep Export Trade with the Middle East.