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Constitution Amendment (House of Assembly Electoral Boundaries) Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, I indicate the Greens will be supporting the Constitution Amendment (House of Assembly Electoral Boundaries) Bill 2018.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Aug 2018

Liberals Need to Recommit to Restoring Parliament Numbers

Media Release - The Greens welcome new Labor Leader, Rebecca White's support for restoring the numbers in the House of Assembly to 35. We encourage Premier and Liberal Leader, Will Hodgman, to restate the former unequivocal support he showed for a...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Mar 2017

Hare-Clark Electoral System

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O’Connor to move—That the House:—(1) Agrees that the Hare-Clark electoral system is the fairest, most representative and     democratic electoral system in the modern world.(2) Notes that Hare-Clark has served Tasmania well since 1909.(...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 15 Nov 2016

Liberals' Attack on Democracy

Media Release - Tasmanian Liberal party members clearly don't believe in representative democracy. Their conference vote to abolish Hare-Clark is a transparent and shameless attempt to cling on to power by undermining one of the fairest electoral systems...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Nov 2016

Protect Parliament from Parties' Self-Interest

Media Release - Parliamentary reform should always be driven by the aim of ensuring it is serving a strong healthy and robust democracy, rather than whether it serves the self-interest of political parties.

Kim Booth - 5 Apr 2014


Media Release - Tasmania’s Hare-Clark system has long been recognised as the jewel in western democracies’ crown, as it is one of the most fair and democratic across the globe. The only reason any Party would move to dismantle it is if they no longer...

Kim Booth - 13 Oct 2014