Given the developing public health situation with COVID-19, my Crossbench colleague Zali Steggall, the Independent Member for Warringah, had decided to defer the introduction of her Private Member's Bill.

You can read more about the deferral here.

Climate Change (National Framework for Adaptation and Mitigation) Bill 2020 seeks to establish a national framework for the transition to climate action. I am seconding the bill.

On February 10 we kickstarted a campaign for MPs to have a conscience vote in the parliament on this critical issue.

You can read the legislation here:

You can join the campaign, access the petition and find MPs to lobby in other electorates at

My press release is available here: 

To find out more about the bill's framework click here:

You can read the business overview here: