Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — I wish to refer to the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee report on the 2011-12 budget estimates, part 1, section 12.4.3, page 116, which discusses the freight access charge into the port of Melbourne. The Premier has made comment in this..
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — The matter I wish to raise is for the Minister for Roads. The action I seek is that the minister conclude the review into truck exclusion lanes and make public its conclusions to provide the public with an appreciation of how..
Employment: government performance – Matters of Public Importance Speech delivered in Parliament 14 March 2012
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — I rise to support the matter of public importance put forward by the member for Mulgrave, the Leader of the Opposition. In so doing I want to rely on comments made in this place previously. On 19 September 2001, the following..
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — I refer to part 3 of the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee report on the 2011-12 budget estimates dated September 2011, and specifically to table 7.15 on page 195, which deals with inquiries and reviews. We of course know that the..
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit)– I wish to draw the attention of the house to the tragic increase in road accidents and fatalities in my electorate of Tarneit and the urgent need for investment in infrastructure to keep roads in the city of Wyndham safe and performing..
Tim Pallas, Member for Tarneit, and John Eren, Member for Lara, have again called on the Baillieu Government to commit to making the Duncans Road – Princes Highway intersection a full diamond interchange at the Community Alliance for a Diamond at Duncans’ launch of a..
Mr Pallas (Tarneit) — I express my growing concern and the concern of my community about the urgent need for the government to commit to substantial action on the development of the Werribee employment precinct. This is a much-needed investment aimed at developing local job ..
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — The matter I wish to raise is for the Minister for Ports. The action I seek is for the minister to announce the government’s long overdue plans to deal with the short to medium-term container handling capacity constraints at the port..
Western suburbs State MPs Jill Hennessy, Tim Pallas and Wade Noonan today held a “Morning Teal” event at Point Cook Community Centre, to lend their support to Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. The campaign to convert February into a teal-coloured awareness drive is led by Ovarian..
Freedom of Information Amendment (Freedom of information commisioner) Bill 2011 – Second Reading Speech delivered in Parliament 7 February 2012
Mr PALLAS (Tarneit) — It gives me great pleasure but also a great deal of sadness to rise to speak on this bill, because I think this is a piece of legislation that falls far short of the rhetoric that actually accommodates and accompanies it. This..
2 February 2012 Member for Tarneit Tim Pallas today released correspondence between himself and theEducation Minister. The correspondence demonstrates that Minister for Education Martin Dixon is moreinterested in deflection of political accountability and blaming the previousgovernment than he is at dealing with a substantial issue..
Member for Tarneit Tim Pallas has described Health Minister David Davis’ rejection ofhis call for an Intensive Care Unit at Werribee Mercy Hospital as “bitterly disappointing” but true to form. In response to Mr Pallas’ call for the ICU at Werribee Mercy in Parliament on..