Tim Storer Independent Senator for SA
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Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Infrastructure Financing) Bill 2019

Download Media Release The Senate should not rush to pass this Bill. There are too many question marks for it to simply be waved through. I am deeply concerned that there are no...  read more about Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Infrastructure Financing) Bill 2019.

Prime Minister — Get on with it

Download Media Release    It is time for Scott Morrison to get on with the job of implementing legislation passed by parliament and defending our borders, rather than wasting taxpayers money on an expensive...  read more about Prime Minister — Get on with it.

ABC Chair and Ita Buttrose

Download Media Release  Ita Buttrose may well be “an extraordinary Australian” as Scott Morrison suggests, but the manner of her appointment will undermine her ability to stand up to threats to the ABC’s...  read more about ABC Chair and Ita Buttrose.

Climate Solutions Package

Download Media Release  After a year of pushing for more action on electric vehicles and energy efficiency, I am pleased that the Government has finally decided to act on these issues. Today’s announcements...  read more about Climate Solutions Package.

Medical Transfers Amendments Passed the HOR

Download Media Release  Sick people in our care are now one step closer to get the quality of medical treatment they need, without jeopardising our borders. I am pleased to have been part...  read more about Medical Transfers Amendments Passed the HOR.

Improving energy efficiency of rental properties - Senate Report

Download Media Release  I am pleased that the Committee “supports the broad aims of the bill” and acknowledges that “improved energy efficiency will result in lower energy bills and improved health and wellbeing...  read more about Improving energy efficiency of rental properties - Senate Report.

Children to be removed from Nauru

Download Media Release  I welcome the reports that all children are being removed from Nauru.    Community, refugee advocates and medical community resolve has generated this outcome, and has also been the reason for...  read more about Children to be removed from Nauru.

Statement - Independent medical review panel

Download Media Release  I welcome the Government taking steps to improve the process for evacuating sick refugees from Nauru and Manus.   However the government proposed panel will have no power to overturn decisions...  read more about Statement - Independent medical review panel.

R.C. Confirms: In SA Interest to Salvage MDB Plan

Download Media Release  The recent fish kills in Menindee Lakes have been very concerning and highlight the weaknesses of the Murray Darling Basin Plan. Those shortcomings were outlined in today’s release of the...  read more about R.C. Confirms: In SA Interest to Salvage MDB Plan.

Read more about Storer's EV Roadmap

Storer's EV Roadmap

Download Media Release    Storer’s EV Roadmap “The Australian Government should prioritise the development of a national EV strategy and an inter-governmental taskforce to lead its implementation.” That is the key finding of the...  read more about Storer's EV Roadmap.

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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