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Greens Motion - Logging in Tasmanian Forest Agreement Second Tranche Forests

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor moves a motion to protect the 356 000 hectares of Tasmanian Forest Agreement second tranche reserve forests.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2019

Hodgman Liberals Set to Log Carbon Bank Forests in Climate Emergency

Media Release - Following their failure to stand with young Tasmanians striking for a safe climate last Friday, the Premier and his Resources Minister today dealt young people another slap in the face with confirmation 356 000 hectares of carbon-dense...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 25 Sep 2019

Genetically Modified Organisms Control Amendment Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - We commend the minister for ensuring that the moratorium is extended. We also commend the minister for his advocacy at a national level in relation to the decision not to regulate SDN-1 and RNA-derived genetic organisms.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 24 Sep 2019

Estimates Reply - Minister Courtney

Parliamentary Activity - I rise to speak on the Estimates for the Minister for Resources with specific reference to the forestry portfolio because Dr Woodruff was at the table and did a great job scrutinising this minister's maladministration of the minerals part...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Jun 2019

Brand Tasmania Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - When we talk about Tasmania's brand it has so many elements to it. The foundational and geographical story of Tasmania's brand is the fact we are a chip off the old Gondwanan block.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 Nov 2018

Address in Reply

Parliamentary Activity - Certainly from the Greens' point of view we are committed to working constructively and being part of a reformist, energised and visionary parliament for the people of Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 May 2018

Gagged Liberals' Forest Bill a Recipe for Corruption

Media Release - In a clear signal they are afraid of Parliamentary scrutiny, the Liberals' gagged debate on their destructive and divisive high conservation value forest logging legislation in the early hours of this morning.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Mar 2017

Support for Great Western Tiers National Park Inside TWWHA

Parliamentary Activity - Tuesday 23 August 2016Cassy O'Connor MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Notes the United Nations World Heritage Committee's recommendation to resolve the tenure of extensions to the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area that were...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Aug 2016