The Premier’s apparent change of heart on a national nuclear waste dump in South Australia is a late but welcome development, according to Greens SA Parliamentary Leader, Mark Parnell MLC.
Three environmental decisions this week show that the State Government has declared war on the South Australian environment, according to Greens SA Parliamentary Leader, Mark Parnell MLC.
Dumping 1.55 million cubic metres of dredge spoil from Outer Harbour into the middle of Gulf St Vincent risks massive environmental harm, yet the EPA’s crucial advice on the matter is being kept secret according to Mark Parnell MLC, Greens SA Parliamentary Leader.
With the latest allegations about sexual assault and harassment in the entertainment industry, it’s timely to remember that workplaces should also be safe places.
The Greens Bill to finally end wasteful government spending on the proposed South Australian international nuclear waste dump has now passed through both houses of SA Parliament and will soon become South Australian law.
When State Parliament resumes next year, the Greens will introduce legislation to give effect to recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, according to Greens SA Parliamentary Leader, Mark Parnell MLC.