Cathy McGowan: Member for Indi

How I Vote

Watch this video to find out how I decide to vote

Statistics – 45th Parliament (as at 1 December 2016)

96

60

55

4

Government Bills have been presented in the House of Representatives

Government Bills have passed the House of Representatives

Times Cathy supported passage of Government Bills

Times Cathy voted against the Government and Opposition on Government Bills

Voting record

The record is updated at the end of each Parliamentary sitting fortnight. More information on legislation.

Legislation

McGowan

Govt

Opp

Division or 'on the voices'

Date Passed House

Appropriation (No. 1) 2016-2017

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

20/10/2016

Appropriation (No. 2) 2016-2017

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

20/10/2016

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2016-2017

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

20/10/2016

Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Amendment (New Governance Arrangements) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

22/11/2016

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

30/11/2016

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016 > Amendment

No

No

Yes

Division

30/11/2016

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Television and Radio Licence Fees) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

7/11/2016

Budget Savings (Omnibus) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

14/09/2016

Budget Savings (Omnibus) Bill 2016 > AG (Bandt) Amendment

Yes

No

No

Division

14/09/2016

Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013

Yes

Yes

No

Division

18/10/2016

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013

Yes

Yes

No

Division

18/10/2016

Civil Nuclear Transfers to India 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

24/11/2016

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

28/11/2016

Corporations Amendment (Auditor Registration) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

14/09/2016

Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

29/11/2016

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2016

No

Yes

Yes

Division

22/11/2016

Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) 2016

No

Yes

Yes

Division

1/12/2016

Criminal Code Amendment (War Crimes) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

23/11/2016

Customs Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

8/11/2016

Customs Tariff Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

8/11/2016

Customs Tariff Amendment (Expanded Information Technology Agreement Implementation and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

21/11/2016

Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

13/09/2016

Excise Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

13/09/2016

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2014

Yes

Yes

No

Division

19/10/2016

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2014 > Senate amendments - be agreed

Yes

Yes

No

Division

22/11/2016

Fair Work Amendment (Respect for Emergency Services Volunteers) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

15/09/2016

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

8/11/2016

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016 (No. 2)

Yes

Yes

No

Division

29/11/2016

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) Bill 2016 (No. 2) > Senate amendments not be agreed

Yes

Yes

No

Division

1/12/2016

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) Bill 2016 > agree Senate amendments

Yes

No

Yes

Division

24/11/2016

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) Bill 2016 > not agree Senate amendments

No

Yes

No

Division

24/11/2016

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

17/10/2016

Industry Research and Development Amendment (Innovation and Science Australia) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

12/10/2016

International Tax Agreements Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

12/10/2016

Law Enforcement Legislation Amendment (State Bodies and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

21/11/2016

Migration Amendment (Character Cancellation Consequential Provisions) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

10/10/2016

Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

10/10/2016

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2016

No

Yes

Yes

Division

10/11/2016

Narcotic Drugs (Licence Charges) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

7/11/2016

Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

7/11/2016

National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

11/10/2016

National Cancer Screening Register 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

11/10/2016

National Cancer Screening Register Bill 2016 > Opp (King) amendment

Yes

No

Yes

Division

11/10/2016

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

7/11/2016

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment (No. 2) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

29/11/2016

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

17/10/2016

Plebiscite (Same-Sex Marriage) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

20/10/2016

Plebiscite (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill 2016 > Opp (Shorten) procedural amendment to bring on 'fee vote'

Yes

No

Yes

Division

0/01/1900

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

12/09/2016

Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land Amendment (Water) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

7/11/2016

Registration of Deaths Abroad Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

12/09/2016

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

23/11/2016

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Assistance Alignment and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

21/11/2016

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Transition Mobility Allowance to the National Disability Insurance Scheme) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

21/11/2016

Statute Law Revision (Spring 2016) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

14/09/2016

Statute Update 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

14/09/2016

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment (No. 2) 2016

Yes

Yes

No

Division

1/12/2016

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

17/10/2016

Superannuation (Excess Transfer Balance Tax) Imposition 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

22/11/2016

Superannuation (Objective) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

22/11/2016

Superannuation (Objective) Bill 2016 > Opp (Bowen ) Amendment

No

No

Yes

Division

22/11/2016

Treasury Laws Amendment (Fair and Sustainable Superannuation) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

22/11/2016

Treasury Laws Amendment (Income Tax Relief) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

10/10/2016

Treasury Laws Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

17/10/2016

VET Student Loans (Charges) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

19/10/2016

VET Student Loans (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

19/10/2016

VET Student Loans 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

19/10/2016

VET Student Loans Bill 2016 > Opp (Ellis) Amendments

Yes

No

Yes

Division

19/10/2016

VET Student Loans Bill 2016 > Opp (Ellis) Amendments

Yes

No

Yes

Division

19/10/2016

VET Student Loans Bill 2016 > Senate amendments - be agreed

Yes

No

Yes

Division

1/12/2016

VET Student Loans Bill 2016 > Senate amendments - not be agreed

No

Yes

No

Division

1/12/2016

Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

21/11/2016

Water Legislation Amendment (Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) 2016

Yes

Yes

Yes

 'on the voices'

9/11/2016

 

Votes where the Crossbench voted against the major parties (Divisions with Five or Fewer Members on a Side, see House of Representatives Practice, p. 274)

Date

Subject

Independents voting against major parties

Gov

Opp

14/09/2016

Budget Savings (Omnibus) Bill 2016 – 2nd reading

McGowan, Katter, Bandt, Wilkie

Yes

Yes

10/11/2016

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) Bill 2016 - Wilkie amendment

Bandt, McGowan, Wilkie

No

No

22/11/2016

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2016 -  2nd reading

Bandt, McGowan, Wilkie

Yes

Yes

1/12/2016

Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2016 -  2nd reading

Bandt, McGowan, Wilkie

Yes

Yes

To view my voting record for the 44th Parliament, please follow this link..

More Information

The APH website has more information on debate and decision making in the House. Please visit the ‘Powers, practice and procedure’ website for more information.

The House of Representatives Infosheet 14 – Making decisions—debate and division is a great resource for anyone interested in learning more about the procedures of the House.


Go to top