Speeches

Delay of National Curriculum

Coalition's motion to delay the National Curriculum

Mr PYNE (Sturt) (12.09 pm) – This motion on delaying the national curriculum until January 2012 is an attempt by the opposition to help the new minister for schools. We…

International Conference on Human Rights

What Government should do to advance a Human Rights culture?

International Conference on Human Rights Education University of Western Sydney, 5 November 2010 ‘What Government should do to advance a Human Rights culture?' It's a pleasure for me to be…

Adjournment Speech - Staff Sergeant Gilad Shalit

Adjournment speech on Staff Sergeant Gilad Shalit in the House of Representatives

PARLIAMENT OF AUSTRALIA House of Representatives Wednesday 23 June 2010  ADJOURNMENT  Staff Sergeant Gilad Shalit   Mr PYNE (Sturt) (7.39 pm) – It is with a heavy heart that I…

Main Committee Adjournment - Black Hill Pony Club

Main Committee Adjournment Speech on 27 May 2010 regarding Australia Post and the Black Hill Pony Club

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ADJOURNMENT Sturt Electorate: Australia Post and Black Hill Pony Club Hon Christopher Pyne MP SPEECH Thursday, 27 May 2010  Mr PYNE (Sturt) (4.50 pm)-It is a pleasure…

Speech to the Christian Schools National Policy

Speech to the Christian Schools National Policy Forum - 25 May 2010

Christopher Pyne MP Shadow Minister for Education Speech to the Christian Schools National Policy Forum Canberra 25 May 2010 I am delighted to have the opportunity to again address your…

Speech to the 8th Annual Higher Education Summit

29 April 2010 - Adelaide - Speech to the 8th Annual Higher Education Summit

‘Visions for implementing the review and developing Australia's tertiary sector after the next election' Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted to have the opportunity to address you this morning. The…

School Asisstance

EDUCATION LEGISLATION AMENDMENT BILL 2008 SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE BILL 2008 Second Reading in House of Representatives

Mr PYNE (Sturt) (10:17 AM) -The Schools Assistance Bill 2008 is the primary funding instrument for non-government primary and secondary education in Australia for the 2009 to 2012 period, appropriating…

Speech - 24 November 2008 - Australian Curriculum

Mr PYNE (Sturt) (4:54 PM) -In her second reading contribution on the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority Bill 2008, the Deputy Prime Minister said: This bill is yet another…

Nation-building Funds

Nation-building Funds Bill 2008, Nation-building Funds (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2008 and the COAG Reform Fund Bill 2008 in House of Representatives

Mr PYNE (Sturt) (11:12 AM) -Mr Speaker- The DEPUTY SPEAKER (Hon. Peter Slipper)-Mr Deputy Speaker. Mr PYNE -I am sorry: Mr Deputy Speaker, in rising to speak on the Nation-building…

Speech - 3 December 2008 - Schools Assistance

SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE BILL 2008 Consideration of Senate Message in House of Representatives

Mr PYNE (Sturt) (12:09 PM) -I will begin where the Deputy Prime Minister finished-that is, this is a very important debate. We understand that, absolutely. I am not sure that…

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