Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

  • Leader of the Government in the Senate
  • Minister for Employment
  • Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service
  • Senator for Tasmania

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Productivity Commission Review of the Workplace Relations Framework

The Government has today released the Terms of Reference for the inquiry into Australia’s workplace relations framework to be conducted by the Productivity Commission.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 December 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • The Hon Joe Hockey MP

Release of Interim Report of the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption

The first two volumes of the interim report of the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption have today been tabled and publicly released.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 December 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Doorstop interview in Adelaide on job figures

Check against delivery Subjects: John Faulkner; labour force.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 11 December 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Revised Fair and Lawful Building Sites Code released

The Government has today announced a revised advance release of the Fair and Lawful Building Sites Code 2014.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Better Restart access for job seekers with disability and employers

Job seekers with disability and their prospective employers will soon be better able to sign up to the successful Restart wage subsidy for mature-age workers, the Australian Government announced…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield

Doorstop at the Mars plant, Wyong

***Check against delivery*** QUESTION: What brings you to the Coast today?

Release type: Transcript

Date: 20 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Interview with David Speers on Sky News

DAVID SPEERS: Minister, thank you for your time.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Interview with Alexandra Kirk on ABC Radio's The World Today

ELEANOR HALL: The Federal Government is attempting to reassure Australian workers that the free trade deal with China won't undercut their jobs or their pay.

Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

China FTA a big win for Tasmanian jobs

“Today’s Free Trade Agreement with China is unequivocally good news for all Tasmanians, especially job seekers and small and big employers in Tasmania,” Leader of the Government in the Senate…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Head of Workplace Gender Equality Agency to leave in March 2015

The Australian Government today thanked Helen Conway for her leaders

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 17 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Address to the Labour 20 Summit, Brisbane

***Check against delivery*** Introduction

Release type: Transcript

Date: 13 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz

Doorstop interview at Curtis Island, Gladstone, Queensland

MINISTER ABETZ:

Release type: Transcript

Date: 10 November 2014

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Eric Abetz