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Token Commitment to NPAH Increases Housing Insecurity

Media Release - News from today's COAG meeting that the National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness will be extended for another 12 months lets down the community and housing sector.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 9 Dec 2016

Finkel Energy Review Identifies Threat to Tasmania

Media Release - A major national energy report has identified Tasmania as one of two states that are highly exposed and the biggest threat to Australia’s energy security and reliability.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 9 Dec 2016

Hidding Can't Go Soft on Gun Laws

Media Release - Tasmanians have a right to know what position Police Minister, Rene Hidding, will take to a COAG meeting in Melbourne tomorrow, where a move to end the moratorium on importations of the Adler 8-shot shotgun will be on the agenda.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Oct 2016

Ideology Put Before People on Medicinal Cannabis and Hemp as Food

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins On tomorrow to move—That the House:—Notes:—the slow progress being made by the Hodgman Liberal Government in bringing about access for Tasmanians to both medicinal cannabis and low-THC hemp as a food product;

Andrea Dawkins - 7 Apr 2016

Hodgman COAG April Fool

Parliamentary Activity - WEDNESDAY 6 APRIL 2016Cassy O'Connor On tomorrow to move —That the House:—(1)           Notes the Council of Australian Government's meeting held in Canberra on 1 April 2016 - April Fool's Day.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Apr 2016

State Schools Ignored by Liberals

Parliamentary Activity - WEDNESDAY 6 APRIL 2016Andrea Dawkins On tomorrow to move -That this House notes:

- 6 Apr 2016

Animal Welfare Disregarded in New Free-Range Egg Regulations

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins On tomorrow to move -That this House notes:1.      The reforms agreed to at the recent Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting which will see eggs stocked in farms with up to 10,000 hens per hectare labelled as ‘...

- 5 Apr 2016

COAG Let Down for Tasmania

Media Release - Cassy O'Connor MP | Greens LeaderTasmania has been seriously let down at COAG by both the Prime Minister and Premier Hodgman, despite his empty promise not to accept any deal that would see Tasmania worse off.

- 1 Apr 2016

Premier Must Stand Up for Schools at COAG

Media Release - Prime Minister Turnbull's attack on our public education funding would be crippling for Tasmania. Premier Hodgman needs to defend our schools staunchly at COAG.

Andrea Dawkins - 31 Mar 2016

Premier Failed at COAG

Media Release - Premier Will Hodgman has effectively achieved nothing in the 2 days he’s just spent at COAG. He’s come back without the $2.1 billion he went there to retrieve, and it also looks increasingly as though he has failed to ensure there is no...

Andrea Dawkins - 24 Jul 2015