Petitions 2002


<< Return to previous page | Senate Statistical Information
Click to see related information for 2001 or 2003
Number of petitions:
99
Number of signatories:
45 659

The complete text of petitions presented each day may be found in the Senate Hansard.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Subject

2002 Petitions

2002 Signatures

AdministrationPrinting industry

1

345

Australian Flag

2

27

Banking IndustryJoint Select Committee to investigate conduct

1

526

CommunicationsAustralia Post

1

2 235

CommunicationsAustralian Broadcasting CorporationFunding

1

18

CommunicationsTasmanian telephone directories

1

1 802

ConstitutionRepublic and head of state

2

22

ConstitutionSeparation of powers

1

19

EconomicsGeneral Agreement on Trade in Services

6

548

EducationDeregulation of university fees

1

243

EmploymentGeoscience Australia

1

314

EmploymentPaid maternity leave

4

172

EnvironmentExploration in the Townsville Trough

1

641

EnvironmentFraser Island dingoes

1

9

EnrironmentGreat Barrier Reef World Heritage AreaPrawn trawling

1

9

EnvironmentReferendum

1

14

Export of live sheep

1

4 265

ExportsLive animals

1

22

Food irradiation

3

5 942

Foreign AffairsMilitary action against Iraq

14

4972

Foreign AffairsReligious, political and cultural freedoms in Vietnam

1

989

Goods and Services TaxAlternative taxation regimes

1

23

HealthGoldfields Medical Fund

1

1 259

HealthMagnetic resonance imaging machines

1

2 939

HealthRespite care

1

1 779

HealthStem cell research

1

348

ImmigrationAsylum seekers

3

1 674

ImmigrationDetention of boat people

1

18

ImmigrationHuman rights of children in detention

1

728

ImmigrationRole of the Australian Defence Force and the Australian Federal Police in immigration related activities

1

220

ImmigrationSinking of the boat SIEV-X

1

306

Law and JusticeSuicide bombing

4

2 552

LegislationMigration Amendment (Excision from Migration Zone) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2001

1

1 441

MedicareFunding

1

47

Political Asylum SeekersProcedures

13

787

Schools and Religious InstitutionsLegislation

1

237

Science and TechnologyEmbryonic stem cells

10

4 076

Science and TechnologyResearch involving human embryos

4

1 983

Sexuality Discrimination Bill 1995In support

1

105

Social IssuesEducation as a human right

2

213

TelstraPrivatisation

2

124

TransportState of the Princes Highway at Bega

1

1 658

Welfare System

1

8

 


Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Add | Email Print