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Debates and Speeches in Parliament

Adjournment - Christmas Greetings

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 November 2019
Cassy O'Connor deliver the annual leader's Christmas message on the last adjournment of the year.

Tags: Parliament


Adjournment - Water Pollution

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 28 November 2019
Rosalie Woodruff discusses the potential Hobart drinking water and irrigation scheme restrictions during the adjournment.

Tags: Derwent Estuary, Drinking Water, Irrigation, Water Restrictions, Oxygen Levels


Labor Matter of Public Importance - Housing Affordability

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 November 2019
Cassy O'Connor discusses the housing crisis, homelessness, rental affordability and under-investment in public housing in Labor's Matter of Public Importance on housing affordability.

Tags: Housing Crisis, Affordable Housing, Public Housing


Private Members Motion - Legislation for Advanced Care Directives

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 November 2019
Rosalie Woodruff discusses end-of-life planning in Madeleine Ogilivie's Private Members Motion on advanced care directives.

Tags: Palliative Care, Dying with Dignity


Labor Motion - Bushfire Preparedness

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 November 2019
Rosalie Woodruff discusses firefighting resourcing and the climate denial of the Minister for Fire and Emergency Management in Labor's motion on bushfire preparedness.

Tags: Bushfires, Climate Emergency


Greens Motion - Logging in Tasmanian Forest Agreement Second Tranche Forests

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 November 2019
Cassy O'Connor moves a motion to protect the 356 000 hectares of Tasmanian Forest Agreement second tranche reserve forests.

Tags: Forests, Forestry, Tasmanian Forest Agreement, Climate Emergency, Great Western Tiers, Regional Forest Agreement, TFA Second Tranche Forests


Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 November 2019
Cassy O'Connor delivers a second reading speech for the Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019, which seeks to make broad offences relating to impeding business activities.

Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Ralphs Bay, Westbury, Legislation, Big Business


Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 November 2019
Rosalie Woodruff delivers a second reading for the Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019, reflecting on the role historic protests have played in shaping Tasmania and Australia.

Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Ralphs Bay, Legislation


Adjournment - Anti-Protest Legislation

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 November 2019
Cassy O'Connor rises on the adjournment to criticise the Government's anti-protest legislation.

Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Democracy


Adjournment - Priorities of Government

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 November 2019
Rosalie Woodruff speaks during the Adjournment on the Government's prioritisation of political legislation over meaningful policies.

Tags: Anti-Protest Laws, Protest, Democracy, Climate Emergency


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