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..