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Legislation - 24 June 2020

Economy, Finance, Calculator, Pen and Graph

Land Tax Amendment Bill 2020

This amendment bill gives the Commissioner for State Revenue significant discretion in assessing applications for land tax relief.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Treasury, Coronavirus, Legislation


Legislation - 24 June 2020

Houses, Construction

Homebuilder Grants Bill 2020

We have some serious issues with the eligibility and the framework around the Commonwealth Homebuilder Grant.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Housing, Coronavirus, Legislation


Legislation - 3 June 2020

Construction, Work Site

Building and Construction (Regulatory Reform Amendments) Bill 2020

Some stakeholders in the sector that they do not feel they had the sort of consultation they would have liked on the changes in this bill.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Infrastructure, Planning


Legislation - 6 May 2020

Law Books

COVID-19 Disease Emergency (Commercial Leases) Bill 2020

The Greens recognise that formulating this bill and balancing the interests that are contained within it has been challenging.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Coronavirus


Legislation - 30 April 2020

Police Officers in High Visibility Vests

COVID-19 Disease Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill (No. 2) 2020 - In Committee   Video Available icon

We should not be afraid to allow the Subordinate Legislation Committee to look at directions made by the Director of Public Health.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Coronavirus, Justice, Police, Parliament, Legislation, Legislative Council


Legislation - 30 April 2020

Law Books

COVID-19 Disease Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill (No. 2) 2020   Video Available icon

In broad terms we are prepared to support this legislation, as we were prepared to support the first COVID-19 emergency legislation.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Coronavirus, Justice, Police, Parliament, Legislation, Legislative Council


Legislation - 25 March 2020

Science Lab

Covid-19 Disease Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2020   Video Available icon

This is, without question, the most consequential and sweeping legislation of powers parliament has debated.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Coronavirus


Legislation - 25 March 2020

Legislation, Clause Being Highlighted

Brickmakers Point Landslip Bill 2020

Local residents in Deviot will be relieved that this legislation is going through the parliament four years after the landslip in that area on the West Tamar.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Legislation


Legislation - 24 March 2020

Money, Australian Dollars, Notes

Cognate debate on COVID-19 financial bills   Video Available icon

On the way to work this morning we drove past the Centrelink offices in Hobart and the queue was stretching all the way down Barrack Street.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Coronavirus, Legislation, Treasury, State Budget


Legislation - 19 March 2020

Justice, Scales and Gavel

Justice Legislation Amendments (Criminal Responsibility) Bill 2020

I want to speak about the sort of tragic circumstances that have led to this bill coming before us today.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Justice


Legislation - 19 March 2020

Law Books

Criminal Code Amendment (Sexual Abuse Terminology) Bill 2020

Madam Deputy Speaker, I rise to provide the Greens' support on the changes to the terminology in a number of subsections to section 124 of the Criminal Code.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Justice


Legislation - 18 March 2020

Justice, Scales and Gavel

Evidence Amendment Bill 2020

I will commence my second reading comments on behalf of the Greens to say that we will be supporting this Evidence Amendment Bill 2020.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Legislation, Crime, Justice


Legislation - 27 November 2019

Protest, Climate Emergency

Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019

As a child, I remember some part of me just knew that that was a possibility. If all else failed, I could go to the streets to make my voice known.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Ralphs Bay, Legislation


Legislation - 27 November 2019

Law Books

Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019

Whatever we call it, this is a dog of a bill that is designed to take away the freedoms that Tasmanians have enjoyed to peacefully protest.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Ralphs Bay, Westbury, Legislation, Big Business, Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre, Australian Constitution


Legislation - 26 November 2019

Justice, Scales and Gavel

Justice Legislation (Mandatory Sentencing) Bill 2019

Cassy O'Connor criticises the Attorney-General and Madeleine Ogilvie MP for their disregard for expert evidence on mandatory minimum sentencing.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Mandatory Minimum Sentencing


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