Jo is one of the strongest voices for LGBTIQ rights in our parliament, including the rights of transgender and gender diverse members of our community. Jo is a proud supporter of marriage equality and for diversity and understanding in our schools.

LGBTIQ+

Mardi gras has a rich history as a protest organisation, playing a vital role in delivering equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and questioning [LGBTIQ] people in New South Wales. 

February 22, 2017

LGBTIQ+

This survey is designed to spark conversation about how we can reform the NSW State Government’s interactions with LGBTIQ+ parented families. The survey is intended for LGBTIQ+ parents or prospective parents living in NSW.

February 18, 2017

LGBTIQ+

February 17, 2017

LGBTIQ+

The Safe Schools program is all about stopping bullying and intimidation of LGBTI people.

October 04, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Every student has the right to feel safe at school, irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, gender identity or sexuality. 

September 22, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Every student has a right to feel safe at school - Irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, their gender identity or sexuality.

September 22, 2016

LGBTIQ+

A motion noting that a plebiscite would be expensive, divisive and damaging and calls on the Federal Government to resolve the issue through the Commonwealth Parliament.

August 02, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, has offered her condolences to the LGBTIQ community affected by the tragic events in Orlando and has noted that we must be vigilant to the erosion of gun control laws in New South Wales.

June 22, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Jo Haylen has called on the Government to fund programs to tackle homophobia and discrimination against migrant, culturally and linguistically diverse and Indigenous LGBTI people. 

March 23, 2016

LGBTIQ+

While we need to balance the interests of all those involved in ART-assisted conception, the right for donor-conceived individuals to access information about the identity of their donor cannot be ignored and we must always put the interests of children first.

March 16, 2016