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Government Must Act Urgently on Youth Strip Searches

Information obtained by the Examiner newspaper shows invasive strip searches of children and young people are continuing at high levels.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  30 Jun 2020

COVID-19 Disease Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill (No. 2) 2020 - In Committee

We should not be afraid to allow the Subordinate Legislation Committee to look at directions made by the Director of Public Health.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 Apr 2020

COVID-19 Disease Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill (No. 2) 2020

In broad terms we are prepared to support this legislation, as we were prepared to support the first COVID-19 emergency legislation.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 Apr 2020

Police Offences Amendment (Repeal of Begging) Bill 2019

It is positive to stand in this place and see legislation come before the House that was initiated by community sector leaders.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Nov 2019

Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2019

The Greens support these amendments to the Sentencing Act, the Criminal Code Act and the Criminal Law (Detention and Interrogation) Act.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 Oct 2019

Police Legislation Miscellaneous Amendment Bill 2019

The amendments within this bill are simple rectifications of omissions, either unintended or the consequences of movement between bills.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 Oct 2019

Archer Must Provide Concrete Answer Over Informant Question

The Victorian circumstance of a lawyer turned police informant had been surrounded in court suppression orders and secrecy.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  21 Feb 2019

Police Offences Amendment (Prohibited Insignia) Bill 2018 - On Labor's Amendment

We will not be supporting this amendment and it is clear that it was not written and presented to this House in the true desire to have it passed.

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

Police Offences Amendment (Prohibited Insignia) Bill 2018

We recognise the very serious problem that organised criminal activity poses in the Australian society.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  21 Aug 2018

Liberals' 'Tough on Crime' Approach Leading to Increased Serious Crime

This year’s DPFEM Annual Report confirms on almost every crime measure the Liberals have promised to act, the statistics are not good.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  19 Oct 2017

Greens Release Medicinal Cannabis Registration Scheme Policy Initiative

The Liberals' Controlled Access Scheme for medicinal cannabis begins tomorrow, but very few Tasmanians will be able to access it.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  31 Aug 2017

Ferguson Must Fund Drug Health Programs in Budget

The ACIC's National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program Report, released over the weekend, is proof of the alarming level of ice use in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  27 Mar 2017

Pill Testing Could Save Tasmanian Lives

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  25 Oct 2016

Medicinal Cannabis

Over the past two years, the Premier and Police minister have made a number of statements seeking to reassure Tasmanians who rely on medicinal cannabis.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  12 Oct 2016

Protection Needed for Medicinal Cannabis Users

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  12 Oct 2016

Ice Use Needs Government-Wide Action

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Aug 2016

Liberals' Blind Refusal to Protect Young People

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Jun 2016

Liberals at Odds With Reality on Medicinal Cannabis Use

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  28 Apr 2016

Road Safety Underfunded While MAIB Gives $144M in Dividends

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Dec 2015

Newnham Police Station Concerns

Police Minister, Rene Hidding must commit to consulting with local communities over any plans to downsize or close local police stations.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  12 May 2015