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Senator Raff Ciccone

Senator Raff Ciccone

Senator for Victoria

Positions
Deputy Opposition Whip in the Senate
Chair of Select Committee on Temporary Migration
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

1A Blackburn Road
Blackburn, VIC, 3130

Postal address

1A Blackburn Road
Blackburn, VIC, 3130

Telephone:
(03) 9894 2098

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3226
Fax:

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Chosen by the Parliament of Victoria on 6.3.2019 under section 15 of the Constitution to represent that State in the Senate, vice the Hon. J Collins (resigned). Elected to the Senate for Victoria 2019.
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Appropriations, Staffing and Security from 2.7.2019; Scrutiny of Delegated Legislation (formerly Regulations and Ordinances) from 2.7.2019; Selection of Bills from 2.7.2019; Senators' Interests from 2.7.2019; House from 2.7.2019.
  • Senate Select: Temporary Migration from 5.12.2019 (Chair from 12.12.2019).
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Community Affairs: References from 5.12.2019 to 5.2.2020.
  • Joint Standing: Migration from 22.7.2019; Treaties from 5.12.2019.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Opposition Deputy Whip in the Senate from 1.7.2019.
  • Secretary of the Australian Labor Party Multicultural Policy Caucus Committee from 17.9.2019.
Party positions
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party from 2000.
  • Delegate to the Australian Labor Party State Conference (Vic.) from 2008.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Redistribution Committee (Vic.) from 2009 to 2020.
  • Proxy Delegate to the Australian Labor Party National Conference from 2011.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Officers Committee (Vic.) from 2014 to 2019.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Campaign Committee (Vic.) from 2014 to 2019.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Administrative Committee (Vic.) from 2016 to 2019.
  • Junior Vice President of the Australian Labor Party State Branch (Vic.) from 2018 to 2019.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party National Executive from August 2020.
Other positions
  • Vice-Chair of the Australia-Italy Parliamentary Network Group from 19.12.2019.
Personal
  • Born 1.11.1983, East Melbourne, Australia
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning).
  • Bachelor of Arts (Politics and Public Policy).
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Political Science and Government).
  • Diploma of Business (Governance).
  • Adviser to Senator the Hon. J Collins from 2008 to 2013.
  • Director of the Link Health and Community Ltd. Board from 2010 to 2019.
  • Research Officer for the Shop, Distributive & Allied Employees Association (Vic.) from 2013 to 2019.
  • Chair of the Link Health and Community Ltd. Board from 2017 to 2019.