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Misconduct in Public Office

Parliament House, Tasmania

Liberals Back Integrity Loophole

The Liberals tonight voted against fixing the integrity law loophole which allows Members of Parliament to slip under the radar during election campaigns.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  30 Jun 2021

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

Criminal Code Amendment (Misconduct in Public Office) Bill 2021

A bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Code Act 1924 to establish the offence of misconduct in public office.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Greens Bill  |  23 Jun 2021

Parliament House, Tasmania

Greens Table Integrity Fix Legislation

Our bill ensures an incumbent MP contesting an election, who retains numerous benefits of office, is still accountable under the Integrity Commission Act 2009.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  23 Jun 2021

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North West Health Services

The people of Tasmania deserve and expect to have quality healthcare services and that means quality in what is provided in a compassionate environment.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Aug 2020

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

A Watchdog With Teeth

The Tasmanian Greens support increasing Intergrity Commission powers and introduce the offence of misconduct in public office.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Policies  |  19 Feb 2018

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Hodgman Must Act on Integrity Commission Recommendations, For Once

With the Hodgman Liberals in the spotlight over claims of nepotism and misconduct, the Integrity Commission’s recommendations released today are overdue.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  6 Dec 2017

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

TasTAFE Investigation Highlights Need for Crime of Misconduct in Public Office

The investigation into TasTAFE has highlighted the need for there to be a crime of misconduct in public office on the Tasmanian statutes.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  5 Jul 2017

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

Greens Welcome New Integrity Commission CEO

The Tasmanian Greens welcome the overdue appointment of a new CEO to head the State's Integrity Commission.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  22 Apr 2017