Senator Claire Moore

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Senator for Queensland

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Suite 14 B, 1st Floor Brunswick Central
421 Brunswick Street
Fortitude Valley, QLD, 4006

Postal address

PO Box 907, Fortitude Valley Post Shop
Fortitude Valley, QLD, 4006

Telephone:
(07) 3252 7101
Fax:
(07) 3252 8957
Toll Free:
1300 301 879

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3447
Fax:
(02) 6277 3449

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for Queensland 2001. Re-elected 2007, 2013 and 2016.
Parliamentary positions
  • Temporary Chair of Committees from 17.11.04 to 11.11.13
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Publications from 1.7.2002 to 1.7.2005; Regulations and Ordinances from 1.7.2002 to 1.7.2005; Regulations and Ordinances from 14.2.2008 to 11.11.2013; Selection of Bills from 12.11.2013 to 9.5.2016; Procedure from 12.2.2015 to 9.5.2016; Regulations and Ordinances from 12.11.2015 to 9.5.2016; Regulations and Ordinances from 1.9.2016 to 1.12.2016; Library from 1.9.2016.
  • Senate Select: Lindeberg Grievance from 1.4.2004 to 16.11.2004; Administration of Indigenous Affairs from 18.11.2004 to 8.3.2005; Mental Health from 10.3.2005 to 28.4.2006; Housing Affordability in Australia from 14.2.2008 to 16.6.2008; Regional and Remote Indigenous Communities from 19.3.2008 to 24.9.2010; Reform of the Australian Federation from 30.9.2010 to 30.6.2011; Health from 26.11.2015 to 27.11.2015.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Community Affairs: References from 1.7.2002 to 11.9.2006 (Chair from 1.7.2005 to 11.9.2006); Finance and Public Administration: References from 25.6.2003 to 11.9.2006; Community Affairs: Legislation from 1.12.2004 to 11.9.2006; Finance and Public Administration from 11.9.2006 to 14.5.2009; Community Affairs from 11.9.2006 to 14.5.2009 (Chair from 13.2.2008 to 14.5.2009); Community Affairs: Legislation from 14.5.2009 to 11.11.2013 (Chair from 14.5.2009 to 11.11.2013); Community Affairs: References from 14.5.2009 to 11.11.2013; Finance and Public Administration: References from 12.2.2015 to 9.5.2016; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: References from 20.8.2015 to 7.9.2015; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: References from 7.9.2015 to 16.9.2015 (Substitute member from 7.9.2015 to 16.9.2015); Finance and Public Administration: Legislation from 12.2.2016 to 12.2.2016 (Substitute member from 12.2.2016 to 12.2.2016); Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade: Legislation from 1.9.2016; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade: References from 1.9.2016.
  • Joint Statutory: Public Accounts and Audit from 1.7.2002 to 19.11.2002; Public Accounts and Audit from 1.4.2004 to 10.5.2006; Human Rights from 1.7.2014 to 9.5.2016; Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings from 12.11.2015 to 9.5.2016; Human Rights from 15.9.2016.
  • Joint Standing: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 1.7.2005 to 5.8.2013; Parliamentary Library from 27.8.2014 to 9.5.2016; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 12.9.2016; Parliamentary Library from 10.10.2016.
  • Joint Select: Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse from 22.6.2017.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Shadow Minister for Women from 18.10.2013 to 23.7.2016.
  • Shadow Minister for Carers from 18.10.2013 to 23.7.2016.
  • Shadow Minister for Communities from 18.10.2013 to 23.7.2016.
  • Manager of Opposition Business in the Senate from 12.11.2013 to 9.5.2016.
  • Shadow Minister for International Development and the Pacific from 23.7.2016.
Party positions
  • Member, ALP from 1996
Personal
  • Born 19.2.1956, Toowoomba, Australia.
  • Single
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Public servant 1980-94
  • State Secretary, Community and Public Sector Union (Qld) 1994-2001