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House of Assembly Restoration

Select Committee on the House of Assembly Restoration Bill Report Tabled

The Committee found there is strong support for the restoration of the House of Assembly to 35 Members from a broad range of stakeholders. 

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  25 Feb 2020

House of Assembly Restoration Bill 2018

A Bill for an Act to amend the Constitution Act 1934 and the Electoral Act 2004 to provide for the restoration of seats...

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Greens Bill  |  21 Nov 2018

Labor Party Plans for Future

This is a highly political and silly motion in the way it is drafted.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  11 Sep 2019

House of Assembly Restoration Bill 2018

Rosalie Woodruff delivers a Second Reading Speech for the Greens' House of Assembly Restoration Bill 2018.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  21 Nov 2018

House of Assembly Restoration Bill 2018

Cassy O'Connor delivers a Second Reading Speech for the Greens' House of Assembly Restoration Bill 2018.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  21 Nov 2018

House of Assembly Restoration Bill Select Committee

The Greens today moved to refer House of Assembly Restoration Bill to a Select Committee. Our referral has passed Parliament.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  21 Nov 2018

Resignation of Matthew Groom

The resignation of Matthew Groom from Cabinet and from Parliament at the next election highlights the need to restore the numbers in the House of Assembly.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  23 Sep 2017

Liberals Need to Recommit to Restoring Parliament Numbers

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  |  Media Release  |  27 Mar 2017

No Opportunity for Good Governance with Limited Numbers in the House

Cassy questions the Premier over the TCCI's concerns that in a 25 seat parliament, there is a limited pool of talent from which to choose a minister.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Sep 2016

Premier Renegs on Restoration of House Numbers to 35

Cassy questions the Premier over why he dismissed the calls of the state's peak business body for a restoration of numbers of the House of Assembly.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Sep 2016

Call to Restore House of Assembly Numbers to 35

Cassy tables a motion calling for the number of Members in the House of Assembly be restored to 35.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Sep 2016

Liberals Put Cheap Politics Above Good Governance

In response to Greens' questioning, Will Hodgman made it clear he is prepared to put cheap political purpose ahead of the concerns of the business community over the size of Parliament.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  13 Sep 2016

Time to Restore the Numbers in Parliament

The Greens welcome the calls from the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry to restore the numbers in the Tasmanian Parliament.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  9 Sep 2016