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Surgical Terminations

Ugly Liberal Anti-Abortion Ideology Continues

Media Release - The ideological anti-abortion position of the Liberal Party is clearly on display by their continued refusal to provide surgical termination procedures for any woman through the public hospital system. It’s very sad, but not surprising,...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Feb 2020

Want of confidence in Minister for Health, Mr Ferguson

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff speaks to a no confidence motion in the Minister for Health, Michael Ferguson, discussing failures in the health system and ideological opposition to policies such as surgical terminations in the public health system and...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 30 Apr 2019

Ferguson makes Ideology Policy

Media Release - The Fair Work dispute between Cricket Australia and an employee has again brought the Tasmanian abortion access crisis to national attention.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 31 Jul 2018

Access to Health Services

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Mr Deputy Speaker, I thank the Deputy Leader of the Opposition for bringing on this matter of public importance today.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 29 Aug 2018

Matter of Public Importance - Reproductive Health Services for Women

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Mr Deputy Speaker, this is a very important subject for us to be debating. It has been - it always will be - but particularly since the private service closed in December last year.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Jul 2018

Access to Reproductive Health Services for Women

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Jul 2018

Full Debate - Access to Reproductive Health Services

Parliamentary Activity - Much has been said about why the minister has so far failed to act to ensure women can access this legal service in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Jun 2018

Reproductive Health Services for Women

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, we thought it was time this House had a serious debate about access to reproductive health services for women in Tasmania. This has been a matter of some controversy and...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 May 2018

Hodgman Must Intervene on Reproductive Choice for Tasmanian Women

Media Release - The Liberals have once again let their ideology rule policy, confirming surgical terminations will remain severely restricted in the public hospital system and women will still be forced to travel interstate for procedures.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 May 2018

Women in the Dark Over Terminations Policy

Media Release - It has been revealed that Tasmanian public hospitals will still perform surgical terminations with a referral from a General Practitioner.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Apr 2018

Liberals Must Act on Reproductive Health

Media Release - Today’s revelation that Tasmania’s only reproductive health clinic has closed will place women seeking a pregnancy termination in extremely difficult positions, particularly those in disadvantaged and regional areas.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Jan 2018