Senator the Hon. Richard Colbeck

The Senator the Hon. Richard Colbeck was sworn in as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for
Agriculture on 18 September 2013.

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Enforcement activity to protect the Southern Oceanhttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media Releases/enforcement-activity-to-protect-southern-ocean.aspxEnforcement activity to protect the Southern Ocean2/26/2015 1:00:00 PM​The Australian Government has reinforced it​s commitment to protecting resources in the Southern Ocean with the interception and boarding of a fishing vessel believed to have been operating under a false flag and in defiance of international conventions.
More seafood on Aussie tableshttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media Releases/more-seafood-on-Aussie-tables.aspxMore seafood on Aussie tables2/25/2015 1:00:00 PMSenator Richard Colbeck, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, welcomed the decision to increase the sustainable catch limit for the SESSF with the latest science showing fish stocks are on the rise.
Fishing industry nets benefits of red tape reductionhttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media Releases/Fishing-red-tape-reduction.aspxFishing industry nets benefits of red tape reduction2/22/2015 1:00:00 PMAustralia’s commercial fishing industry is set to benefit from extra red tape reduction measures that will help ensure a competitive and sustainable future.