Tasmanian Greens Alternative Budget for the financial year 2019-20.

News

THA Quid Pro Quo Continues

Cassy O'Connor MP - 9 December 2019
The next installment of the Tasmanian Hospitality Association’s quid pro quo has been unveiled by their Liberal partners in government.

FSC Failures Confirm Native Forest Logging is Unsustainable

Cassy O'Connor MP - 5 December 2019
Revelations Sustainable Timber Tasmania, or Suss Timber, have failed to pass their FSC audit – yet again – is another reminder that native forest logging in Tasmania is not sustainable.

Hobart Water Restrictions

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 December 2019
TasWater’s Stage 1 water restrictions that take effect from December 20 in Greater Hobart are extraordinary. It is unprecedented to put restrictions in place well before the hottest and driest part of summer.

Facial Recognition Data Collection Continuing Under Hodgman Liberals Without Consent

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Under questioning in GBEs today, State Growth Minister, Michael Ferguson, admitted the Liberals continue to collect facial recognition data and send it to a national database - despite the fact there is no federal legislative framework in place to support this process. 

Public to be Shut Out of Transport Planning if Thermal Coal Projects Go Ahead

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 December 2019
Today in GBE Estimates it was revealed that Tasmanians would not be consulted about the use of public rail infrastructure, should thermal coal mining in Tasmania progress to export stage.

Parliamentary Activity

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Water and Sewerage Corporation Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Railways Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Metro Tasmania Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Motor Accidents Insurance Board hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.