In Parliament

GREENS MOTION: Nuclear Waste Dump in SA

Today, Mark brought his Greens' motion calling on members of the South Australian Parliament to uphold the integrity of our state legislation by opposing the federal government's plans for a nuclear waste dump at Kimba to a vote. It passed.

BILL: Automated External Defibrillators

Today in Parliament, Mark spoke in support of this Private Member's Bill which would establish greater access to automated external defibrillators (AEDs). 

QUESTION: Interstate travel

In Question Time today, Mark asked the Minister for Health whether South Australians returning from holiday in Tasmania will have to quarantine in South Australia after border restrictions are lifted on 26 October 2020.

MOTION: Nuclear Weapons

Today Mark spoke in support of this motion to acknowledge the 75th anniversaries of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and note that nuclear weapons present an unacceptable risk to humanity. 

GREENS MOTION: World Day Against the Death Penalty

Mark moved a second motion on behalf of the Greens today, calling on the the Legislative Council to note the 18th World Day Against the Death Penalty and to reaffirm its opposition to the death penalty, which is an unacceptable punishment in a modern civil society. 

GREENS MOTION: Disallowance of Planning and Development Fund Regulations

Today Mark moved a third motion to disallow regulations that permit the Open Space Fund to be used to fund the Government's new planning system. He expects it to pass for a third time when he brings it to a vote.