Senator George Brandis - Rob Keating
Senate Question Time 17 August 2017

Senate Question Time 17 August 2017

Senator Pauline Hanson: My question is to Senator Brandis, the Attorney-General. Senator Brandis, in light of the
national security of this nation, will you work to ban the burqa in Australia, considering In light of what is happening with national security—there have been 13 foiled national
threats against us from terrorism, three that have been successful, and Australians have lost their lives. Terrorism
is a true threat to our country, and many Australians are very much in fear of it. What I would like to ask on behalf
of the Australian people—considering a large majority of Australians wish to see the banning of the burqa—our
two former prime ministers, Julia Gillard - (time expired)