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Barker

Rick Barker

List member, Labour Party

Most recent appearances in parliament

If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.

Sleepover Wages (Settlement) Bill - Third Reading (6 Oct 2011)

Speech expand: "In this debate on the Sleepover Wages (Settlement) Bill I want to make two brief points. The first one is that in this debate over sleepovers, one of the key points that I think has been overlooked is that these people who are asleep at night carry ..."

Minimum Wage Review—Factors Considered (6 Oct 2011)

Question expand: "Does the Minister accept that the fact that Parliament’s cleaners are being paid the rock-bottom minimum wage to clean the offices of those who are on high—and some on skyscraper-high—salaries demonstrates that the current bargaining arrangements are ..."

Third Readings (4 Oct 2011)

Speech expand: "I rise to speak on the third reading of the legislation arising from the Criminal Procedure (Reform and Modernisation) Bill in the name of the Hon Simon Power, and to note to the House that the list of legislation arising from this one bill covers the length ..."

Criminal Procedure (Reform and Modernisation) Bill - In Committee (29 Sep 2011)

Speech expand: "I want to speak on the Criminal Procedure (Reform and Modernisation) Bill. Firstly, I congratulate the Minister of Justice on bringing this substantial piece of legislation to the House. I thank the Minister for his kind comments about me, and say that I do ..."

Valedictory Statements (29 Sep 2011)

Interjection: "Please!"

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