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Mandatory Minimum Sentencing

Mandatory Minimum Sentencing Legislation - Support of Ms Ogilvie

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor questions the Premier over what the Government offered in exchange for Ms Ogilvie's support for mandatory minimum sentencing legislation.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2019

Justice Legislation (Mandatory Sentencing) Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor criticises the Attorney-General and Madeleine Ogilvie MP for their disregard for expert evidence on mandatory minimum sentencing.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Nov 2019

Justice Legislation (Mandatory Sentencing) Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff criticises the third attempt to pass identical mandatory minimum sentencing provisions in her second reading contribution to the Justice Legislation (Mandatory Sentencing) Bill 2019.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 26 Nov 2019

Liberal Motion - Mandatory Minimum Sentencing

Parliamentary Activity - Madam Deputy Speaker, I rise in my capacity as the Greens spokesperson for children to express my extreme disappointment, and in fact disgust, at the content of the motion that we are debating today.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 7 Aug 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Assault Of Certain Frontline Workers) Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Madam Speaker, I will make a brief contribution on this bill and at the outset reiterate the Greens' strong support for every frontline worker in Tasmania, whether they are working in the public sector or the community sector.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Aug 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Assault Of Certain Frontline Workers) Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Madam Speaker, the Greens understand that assaults on frontline workers are serious crimes in the community. They are harmful for the people who are victims of those assaults.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 1 Aug 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Assaults On Off-Duty Police) Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - We have a long-held position based on the evidence of effectiveness, the views of the legal profession and the long-held views of Westminster parliaments that it is not appropriate to set legislation in parliament about mandatory...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 1 May 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Mandatory Sentencing For Serious Sexual Offences Against Children) Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - The Greens strongly believe that the approach taken by this Government is not what is required to safeguard the interests of children, to act in their best welfare, and do the things that the evidence shows are the most effective in...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 1 May 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Assaults on Frontline Workers) Bill 2016 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - This bill represents the Attorney-General's increased attacks on every Tasmanian's right to receive a just sentence.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 17 Nov 2016

Sentencing Advisory Council Rejects Mandatory Sentences

Media Release - The Sentencing Advisory Council has stood its ground and hit back at the Liberals’ politically motivated stunt designed to tap into people’s valid concerns for the safety of their children.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 15 Nov 2016