Legislation

Farm Debt Mediation Bill

Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading (resumed on motion). Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:15): The South Australian government is committed to providing improved protection and financial security to farmers through the introduction of the Farm Debt Mediation Bill 2018. The bill seeks to legislate a mandatory farm debt mediation scheme to be administered by the…

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Fair Trading (Ticket Scapling)

Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 16 November 2017.) Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (10:42): This has been very topical of late. The DEPUTY SPEAKER: You are not the lead speaker, are you, member for Flinders? Mr TRELOAR: No. Have we not had the lead speaker? No, I am not the lead speaker. The…

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GM Crop regulations

Genetically Modified Crops Management Regulations (Postponement of Expiry) Bill Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading (resumed on motion). Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:54): I rise to speak to this bill, the genetically-modified crops extension of moratorium bill, which was introduced by Mark Parnell in the other place. Certainly it seems that, given the support of…

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Liquor Offences

Summary Offences (Liquor Offences) Amendment Bill Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 27 September 2017.) Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (11:34): I rise today to speak on the Summary Offences (Liquor Offences) Amendment Bill 2017. As for a number of other members on this side, this relates to issues in my electorate, in particular…

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Extremist Material Bill

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:18): The government announced on 26 September 2017 that they would give police greater power to combat terrorism through new laws targeting people who produce and distribute extremist material. In light of contemporary concerns for public safety, it is clearly important to identify and act on early stages of radicalisation. As has…

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Road traffic (helmets) amendment bill

Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 22 June 2017.) Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (10:42): I rise to make a contribution to this private member’s bill, and I congratulate the shadow minister, the member for Schubert, on the work he has done thus far in bringing the bill to the house. It is a…

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Rail Safety National Law

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (16:56): I rise, as have others on this side of the house, to support the Rail Safety National Law (South Australia) (Miscellaneous No 3) Amendment Bill 2017. In December 2009, the Council of Australian Governments implemented national rail safety reform, creating a single rail safety regulator, and developed a Rail Safety National…

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Historic Shipwrecks Amendment Bill

Second Reading Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 14 February 2017.) Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (12:01): I rise to support the amendment bill in relation to historic shipwrecks. The original act was dated 1981, and the intention of the amendments to this act are to bring it in line with current-day practices, and also keep…

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Tod Reservoir concerns

I would like to continue from where I left off just a few moments ago, when I was talking about the so-called upgrade planned by SA Water to the Tod Reservoir and the community meeting that occurred in Tumby Bay to discuss this and other community concerns that about what that might mean for the…

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Appropriation Bill 2016

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (23:02): I rise tonight at this late hour and, as the Opposition Whip, I am probably the last contributor to the Appropriation Bill 2016 second reading. I understand, Deputy Speaker, you have listened to all 25 speeches; is that right? The DEPUTY SPEAKER: I have, and you could still win. Mr TRELOAR:…

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