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Title

  • Motions Minister for Employment
  • Motions - Minister for Employment - Stop Albanese MP from speaking

Description

  • <p class="speaker">Tony Smith</p>
  • <p>Is the motion seconded?</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Anthony Albanese</p>
  • The majority voted in favour of a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org.au/debates/?id=2017-10-26.77.2) to stop Labor MP [Anthony Albanese](https://theyvoteforyou.org.au/people/representatives/grayndler/anthony_albanese) from speaking. In parliamentary jargon, they voted *that the member for Grayndler be longer heard*.
  • These motions are known as *gagging* motions.
  • <p>I second the motion. It's time to cash out this minister. She has misled parliament.</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Christopher Pyne</p>
  • <p>I move:</p>
  • <p class="italic">That the Member be no longer heard.</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Tony Smith</p>
  • <p>The question is that the member for Grayndler be longer heard.</p>