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Question - 8 September 2022

Money, Australian Dollars, Notes

Bracknell Hall - Promise for Funding

The Bracknell Football Club has received tens of thousands of dollars through pork-barrel grants at each of the 2014, 2018 and 2021 state elections.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Pork-Barrelling, State Budget


Question - 8 September 2022

Money, Australian Dollars, Notes

Bracknell Hall

You have previously stood in this place and defended your party's shameless pork-barrelling exercise, the Local Communities Facilities Fund.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Pork-Barrelling, State Budget


Question - 7 September 2022

Swift Parrot

Threatened Species Day

There are 708 species listed as vulnerable, 693 as rare, and 721 endangered. Of those endangered species, 43 are critically endangered.
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Threatened Species


Question - 7 September 2022

Tasmanian Devil

Tasmanian Devils - Road Kill Numbers

220 endangered Tasmanian devils have been killed on the state's roads in the last 18 months.
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Tasmanian Devil, Native Wildlife, Threatened Species


Question - 7 September 2022

Fish Farm, Macquarie Harbor

Salmon Industry

Tasmania's home-grown salmon industry has been gobbled up by international corporations with long records of environmental and workplace crimes.
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Fish Farms, Marine Environment


Question - 6 September 2022

Bureaucracy, Professional with Paperwork

Risdon Prison - Police Secret Recordings - Terms of Reference for Review

It was extremely disturbing to hear that Tasmania Police left secret recording devices in a confidential prison meeting room for two months.
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Justice, Police


Question - 6 September 2022

Coronavirus

COVID-19 - Shortening Isolation Period

The Victorian and Western Australian chief health officers have both raised the alarm about shortening the COVID 19 isolation period.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: COVID-19, Health


Question - 25 August 2022

Logged Forest, Tarkine

Swift Parrot Recovery Plan - Alleged Editing of Document

Did your predecessor or department make any inquiries, see any copy or contribute any advice to the recovery plan?
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Swift Parrot, Native Forest Logging


Question - 25 August 2022

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot Recovery Plan - Alleged Editing of Document

Tasmania's forest practices system has failed to protect all breeding habitat for the parrot and is increasing its extinction threat.
Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Swift Parrot, Native Forest Logging


Question - 24 August 2022

Houses, Construction

Housing Challenges - Legislative Action

According to the latest data from your department, the social housing waiting list has achieved a new high of 4453 applications.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Housing, Tenant Rights, Short Stay Accommodation


Question - 24 August 2022

Prison, Barbed-Wire Fence

Ashley Youth Detention Centre - Closure

The National Children's Commissioner has joined Amnesty and UNICEF in calling for Ashley's immediate closure.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Ashley Youth Detention Centre, Commission of Inquiry


Question - 23 August 2022

Justice, Scales and Gavel

Ashley Youth Detention Centre - Alternative Sites

While Amnesty International and UNICEF Australia are calling for Ashley to close immediately, we are worried you have been dithering again.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Ashley Youth Detention Centre, Commission of Inquiry


Question - 23 August 2022

Prison, Barbed-Wire Fence

Ashley Youth Detention Centre - Closure

The commission of inquiry has heard harrowing evidence of extreme violence towards and sexual assault of children at Ashley Youth Detention Centre.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Ashley Youth Detention Centre, Commission of Inquiry


Question - 18 August 2022

House of Assembly, Tasmania

Accommodation for Remote and Rural Students

As you know, there are comprehensive hostels for remote and rural students in Hobart. Springvale Student Residence is set to close.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Education, Housing


Question - 18 August 2022

Parliament House, Tasmania

Public Sector Workforce - Industrial Action

For years your Government has taken for granted the many thousands of Tasmanians who keep this island and its essential services running.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Public Service, Workers Rights, Wages


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