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Questions on the Notice Paper

Cassy discusses unanswered questions on notice and backbencher dorothy dixers during the Adjournment.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 Sep 2019

Answers to Questions

This matter relates to one of the most important functions of this House in the Westminster system and that is to scrutinise government.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  6 Aug 2019

Answers to Questions on Notice

It has long been the practice of governments to provide the answers that are asked during Estimates scrutiny during that week or by the end of that week.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Jun 2019

RTI Delays and Secrecy Routine Under Hodgman Liberals

The Hodgman Government’s shameful attachment to secrecy has been laid bare in the national media.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  14 Jan 2019

Property Council's TasWater Push Poll

The Property Council of Tasmania’s push poll appears to have been designed to back up the State Government takeover of TasWater.  This style of polling, phrasing statements as questions, leads the respondent to the answer desired by the...

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  12 May 2017

Liberals Vote Against Closing RTI Act Loophole

Despite knowing Right to Information decisions have been made by Ministers' delegates that are unable to be reviewed, the Liberals voted not to close a loophole in the Right to Information Act 2009.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  15 Mar 2017

Liberals Treat Public's Right to Know with Contempt

Late yesterday, the Tasmanian Greens finally received the response to a Right to Information request we lodged on the 22nd of November last year.  It was almost three months behind the timeframe for the release of information under the Act...

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  10 Mar 2017