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FOR – Migration Amendment (Aggregate Sentences) Bill 2023 - Consideration in Detail - Broaden character test

The majority voted in favour of disagreeing with an amendment introduced by Wannon MP Dan Tehan (Liberal), which means it failed.

What does this amendment do?

Mr Tehan explained that:

This amendment is a very sensible amendment. It gives the minister the ability to act in instances of domestic violence, sexual assault, murder, illegal possession of firearms. It is a very sensible amendment.

See his contribution for more information.

Summary

Date and time: 4:10 PM on 2023-02-13
Allegra Spender's vote: Aye
Total number of "aye" votes: 88
Total number of "no" votes: 56
Total number of abstentions: 7
Related bill: Migration Amendment (Aggregate Sentences) Bill 2023

Adapted from information made available by theyvoteforyou.org.au

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