Draft Bill: Juries (Entitlement to Interpreter) Amendment Bill 2016

To download in word click here To download in PDF click here   Juries (Entitlement to Interpreter) Amendment Bill 2016   A BILL FOR An Act to amend the Juries Act 1927; to make related amendments to the Criminal Law Consolidation Act...

Maurice Corcoran – SA Community Visitor

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council notes the contribution to the South Australian community of Maurice Corcoran AM and; Acknowledges the ongoing commitment of Mr Corcoran to ensuring that public transport is accessible to all; and Congratulates...

Determined2 – Immersion Therapy Program

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council notes the work of Peter Wilson and the Determined2 team and— Acknowledges the benefits of the Immersion Therapy Program developed and delivered in South Australia; and Congratulates Peter Wilson on being...

Growth Attenuation

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K. L. Vincent: That this council— Notes the recent New Zealand case of Charley Hooper, the now 10-year-old girl whose parents had her undergo growth attenuation treatment, meaning that she will now never grow...

Professor Dr Freda Briggs

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council— Notes the passing on 6 April 2016 of child protection advocate, Emeritus Professor Dr Freda Briggs AO; Recognises the extraordinary body of work Dr Briggs undertook to become an expert in...

Growth Attenuation

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to move my motion in amended form. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council— Notes the recent New Zealand case of Charley Hooper, the now 10 -year-old girl whose...

Federal Arts Funding Motion Carried

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K.L. Vincent: That this council— Notes the widespread concern in the Australian arts community about the new National Programme for Excellence in the Arts recently announced by the federal government, expressed through the “#FreeTheArts”...

Motivation Australia Motion Carried

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K.L. Vincent: That this council— 1. Notes the contribution that Australian non-government organisations make to improving the welfare and quality of life of disadvantaged people living in less resource d settings in developing countries,...

Matthew Cowdrey Motion Carried

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K.L. Vincent: That this council acknowledges the extraordinary Paralympic swimming career of South Australian Matthew Cowdrey and on his retirement from elite sport notes that— 1. He embodies a social model of disability which...

Elder Abuse Motion Carried

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K.L. Vincent: That the Social Development Committee inquire into and report on matters relating to elder abuse in South Australia including— The prevalence of abuse (including but not limited to financial abuse, physical abuse,...