Parliamentary Speeches

Matters of Public Importance: Child Care (13 May 2020)


Tim Watts: I want to thank the member for Kingston for moving this important motion, bringing this to the attention of the parliament, though it did make me feel somewhat sorry for the minister who's gone from being stalked in this place by Jenny Macklin to being stalked in this place by the member for Kingston. It almost made me feel sorry for him. But this moment before us is an historic moment. It's...

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Committees: Social Policy and Legal Affairs Committee; Report (13 May 2020)


Tim Watts: While I'm not a member of the social policy committee, I have some interest in the subject of this inquiry and I'm pleased to have an opportunity to speak on it here today. I've been following for some time the work of committee members during the inquiry into age verification for online wagering and online pornography. I take this opportunity to make a few comments on the report produced by...

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A FAIR GO FOR AUSTRALIA.