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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Australia takes action against illegal fishinghttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media-Releases/aus-takes-action-against-illegal-fishing.aspxAustralia takes action against illegal fishing7/27/2015 2:00:00 PMThe Australian Government has ratified the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation’s Port State Measures Agreement (the Agreement).
Government meets commitment to seafood industryhttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media-Releases/gov-meets-commitment-to-seafood-industry.aspxGovernment meets commitment to seafood industry7/26/2015 2:00:00 PMParliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, Senator Richard Colbeck today announced funding of $550,000 to support the National Seafood Industry Alliance (NSIA) to investigate options to establish a new national seafood industry peak body.
Recognising the value of recreational fishing in Australiahttp://www.agricultureparlsec.gov.au/Pages/Media-Releases/recognising-the-value-of-rec-fishing-in-aus.aspxRecognising the value of recreational fishing in Australia7/23/2015 2:00:00 PMParliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, Senator Richard Colbeck, will this weekend attend the National Recreational Fishing Conference and Tournament on the Gold Coast where he will speak about the Government's commitment to the sector.