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Monday, 13 February 2017
Page: 807


Dr Aly to move:

That this House:

(1) notes that:

(a) Western Australia has consistently been neglected by the Government;

(b) despite promising $860 million during the federal election campaign for road and rail projects in Western Australia, the Government will instead dedicate just over $40 million for much needed projects;

(c) the Government has failed to deliver key infrastructure funding in Western Australia; and

(d) families and businesses in Western Australia continue to be disadvantaged by a government that ignores them; and

(2) condemns the Government for its failure to deliver on its infrastructure promises for West Australians; and

(3) calls on the Prime Minister to explain why West Australians are consistently neglected, ignored and ripped off by the Government.

Mr Bandt to move:

That this House:

(1) condemns the actions of the Member for Dawson and a Senator for South Australia in attending the Q-Society fundraising dinner in Melbourne even after learning of the deeply homophobic and Islamaphobic nature of the Sydney event;

(2) notes that the Prime Minister's failure to rein in the Member for Dawson fails to reassure the LGBTI community and people of Islamic faith that he and the Coalition value diversity and equality;

(3) notes that a Senator for Queensland was expelled from the Liberal Party in 1996 for her racist views;

(4) calls on the Prime Minister to expel the Member for Dawson from the Coalition party room; and

(5) calls on all leaders of all political parties to condemn hate-speech in all forms.