Archives: August 2013

Major Transport Projects Facilitation Amendment (East West Link and Other Projects) Bill 2013

August 22, 2013

I am pleased to speak on the Major Transport Projects Facilitation Amendment (East West Link and Other Projects) Bill 2013. Clearly there are two issues associated with this bill. The significant focus of the bill is to bring in legislation which will enable this project, the so-called east-west link, to be fast-tracked. You have to ask: why is this piece of legislation necessary?

Ballarat Multiculturalism

August 20, 2013

I was pleased last week to attend a citizenship ceremony in Ballarat where another enthusiastic group of new citizens was welcomed into our community.