How Katy Gallagher voted compared to someone who believes that the federal government should introduce legislation to end illegal logging and prevent the importation of timber that has been illegally harvested.

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8th Feb 2018, 4:13 PM – Senate Regulations and Determinations - Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (Due Diligence Improvements) Regulations 2017 - Disallow

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The majority voted in favour of a motion to disallow certain items of schedule 1 of the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (Due Diligence Improvements) Regulations 2017.

This motion was introduced by Labor Senators Carol Brown and Deborah O'Neill, Derryn Hinch's Justice Party Senator Derryn Hinch and Greens Senator Janet Rice due to concerns that these Regulations weakened certain provisions currently in place against illegal logging.

Motion wording

That items 1, 3 to 8, 11 to 13, 16 to 19, 21 to 25, 28 to 30, and 33 to 36 of Schedule 1 of the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (Due Diligence Improvements) Regulation 2017, made under the Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012, be disallowed [F2017L01338].

absent Yes Passed by a small majority

How "never voted" is worked out

Normally a person's votes count towards a score which is used to work out a simple phrase to summarise their position on a policy. However in this case Katy Gallagher was absent during all divisions for this policy. So, it's impossible to say anything concrete other than that they have "never voted" on this policy.