Member for Isaacs

Media Releases

Strengthening supports for those experiencing domestic violence

16 November 2022

Women in regional areas who experience domestic or family violence will have improved access to face-to-face legal services following an additional investment in supports in the Upper Spencer Gulf and Limestone Coast.

Joint Standing Operation Against Cyber Criminal Syndicates

12 November 2022

The Albanese Government stands with all Australians who have been affected by recent cybercrime, and is doing everything within its power to bring the perpetrators to justice.

Michael Phelan APM - Mark Dreyfus KC MP

11 November 2022

On behalf of the government, I extend my thanks to Michael Phelan APM for his service leading Australia’s foremost criminal research and intelligence agencies.

National Anti-Corruption Commission Legislation Committee Report

10 November 2022

I am delighted the Committee made up of Government, Opposition and cross bench members from both Houses has delivered a unanimous report.

Privacy Penalty Bill Passes House

09 November 2022

The Albanese Government’s legislation to significantly increase penalties for repeated or serious privacy breaches has today passed the House.

Karen Andrews is wrong

08 November 2022

Contrary to claims made today by the discredited former Home Affairs Minister, overall funding for the Australian Federal Police increased in the Albanese Government’s first Budget.

Australian Law Reform Commission to review religious exemptions for educational institutions

04 November 2022

I have today formally asked the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) to review religious exemptions for educational institutions in Federal anti-discrimination law.

Preparations begin for National Anti-Corruption Commission

31 October 2022

This week the Government will begin the search for Australia’s first National Anti-Corruption Commissioner.

Parliament votes to restore standing of the Australian Human Rights Commission

27 October 2022

The Albanese Labor Government continues to deliver on our commitment to restore integrity to government with the passage today of the Australian Human Rights Commission Legislation Amendment (Selection and Appointment) Bill 2022.

Albanese Government Delivers Landmark First Nations Justice Investment

25 October 2022

The Albanese Government’s first Budget delivers a historic funding commitment aimed at Closing the Gap and improving the lives of Indigenous Australians.