Children and Young People (Safety) Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: The Dignity Party is not inclined to support this amendment at this stage, particularly given that, in particular from my conversations with Belinda Valentine, my understanding of her viewpoint is that the legislation as it stands is...

Statutes Amendment (Drink and Drug Driving) Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I will briefly put on the record Dignity Party's support for the Statues Amendment (Drink and Drug Driving) Bill 2017. I also appreciate that the minister's office has provided a briefing to my office on this and...

Return to Work Corporation of SA (Crown Claims Management) Amendment Bill

Kelly Vincent:  I speak today at the second reading, frankly unsure at this point whether the Dignity Party is able to support this bill. While I appreciate the briefing that has been provided to me by the Deputy Premier's office...

Summary Procedure (Indictable Offences) Amendment Bill 2016

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I speak on behalf of the Dignity Party today on the second reading of the Summary Procedure (Indictable Offences) Amendment Bill 2016, cognisant that a considerable number of submissions and comments have been made to my...

Criminal Law Consolidation (Mental Impairment) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: Amendment No 1 [Vincent–1]— As members would be aware, for some time the Dignity Party has held concerns about this particular aspect of the bill. While we understand the intent of it—and I do not...

Emergency Management (Electricity Supply Emergencies) Amendment Bill

Response to Second Reading of the Bill: The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I would like to briefly place on the record the Dignity Party's support for this bill and thank the government for the briefing that we received on this. We know...

Statutes Amendment (Registered Relationships) Bill

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS: I rise on behalf of the Greens to speak to the registered relationships bill which, as members are aware, is consequential on previous law reforms passed through this parliament—indeed, a rainbow raft of law reforms that...

Electronic Transactions (Legal Proceedings) Amendment Bill

Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 28 February 2017.) The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I indicate that, while the Dignity Party does support this bill, we do have a few questions and concerns about it. We understand that this bill...

Road Traffic (Roadworks) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Dignity Party acknowledges the need for some change in the area of roadworks traffic management and also has concerns about the impact on pedestrians of detours during road and footpath works. As it currently stands, I understand...

Electoral (Funding, Expenditure and Disclosure) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I would like to take to the floor very briefly to indicate Dignity for Disability's support for the second reading of this bill and, of course, thank the Attorney-General in the other place and his staff...