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FOR – Anti-Discrimination and Human Rights Legislation Amendment (Respect at Work) Bill 2022 - Consideration in Detail - Power to Fair Work Ombudsman

The majority voted in favour of disagreeing with amendments introduced by Berowra MP Julian Leeser (Liberal), which means they failed.

What did the amendments do?

Mr Leeser explained that:

these amendments seek to replicate exactly the same powers that this bill gives to the Australian Human Rights Commission in relation to enforcement and systemic inquiries, and gives those powers to the experienced Fair Work Ombudsman.

Summary

Date and time: 1:03 PM on 2022-11-07
Allegra Spender's vote: Aye
Total number of "aye" votes: 86
Total number of "no" votes: 53
Total number of abstentions: 12
Related bill: Anti-Discrimination and Human Rights Legislation Amendment (Respect at Work) Bill 2022

Adapted from information made available by theyvoteforyou.org.au

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