February 17, 2012
The Federal Member for Hume, Alby Schultz MP spoke in the Federal Parliament this week to place on the public record issues pertaining to the New South Wales Department of Planning violating assurances of confidentiality in submissions to the NSW Government on wind turbine development.The following is Mr Schultz' statement in full;I rise again... ... Read more »
February 14, 2012
The Federal Member for Hume, Alby Schultz MP spoke in the Federal Parliament today outlining his opposition to the Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2011.The following is Mr Schultz' statement in full;I rise to raise my very serious concerns regarding the Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2011 and cognate bills and the i... ... Read more »
October 13, 2011
Alby Schultz MP, the Federal Member for Hume spoke in the Federal Parliament to update Parliament on wind turbine development and his belief that the recently announced NSW Planning System Review is a gigantic fraud on his constituents.The following is Mr Schultz’s statement in-full:“Mr Speaker I wish to further update the House with respect to win... ... Read more »
September 20, 2011
Alby Schultz MP, the Federal Member for Hume spoke in the Federal Parliament outlining his opposition to the Gillard Government’s Clean Energy Bill 2011 to introduce a carbon tax which Mr Schultz described as a betrayal of Australia’s democratic process, an enormous waste of money and economy vandalism all for absolutely no environmental gain.The f... ... Read more »
August 24, 2011
I rise to speak in relation to the responses I have received regarding the altering of the definition of 'marriage' to cover same-sex couples. Regrettably, the request for statements to be made by members of this House in relation to this particular issue are an instructive illustration of how this parliament, under this government, continues to lu... ... Read more »
August 17, 2011
Thank you Mr Speaker. I rise to speak with absolute disdain about the latest attempt by the Labor-Greens Government to sell the Carbon Tax the Australian people don’t want and didn’t vote for.
Over the last few weeks my offices in Hume have been inundated with requests from constituents asking where they can return the taxpayer-funded Carb... ... Read more »
June 22, 2011
Mr Speaker, I rise to speak on the Higher Education Support Amendment (Demand Driven Funding System and Other Measures) in support of the statements made by my Coalition colleagues.
Mr Speaker, our university system plays an important role in fostering the expansion of our younger – and some older – minds.
An ancillary ben... ... Read more »
June 22, 2011
Mr Speaker, I am a proud rural Australian. I am proud that the majority of mainstream Australians still hold dear all that previous generations have fought and died to protect; such as our national sovereignty, freedom of speech, and a healthy respect for the rule of law.
Recent events in this country have made me question whether this Lab... ... Read more »
June 15, 2011
Mr Speaker, I rise in this Adjournment debate to update the House with respect to the ongoing battle to bring about an immediate moratorium on all wind turbine development in New South Wales.
Mr Speaker, appropriately today is Global Wind Day. This industry sponsored initiative will see coordinated public events and open days take place, a... ... Read more »
June 15, 2011
Mr Speaker, I rise before the House to speak on the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Bill 2011. The Bill before the House is an attempt to provide incentives for farmers to establish carbon abatement processes.
The Coalition supports this aspiration in principle. However, typical of this Government there is a startling lack of d... ... Read more »