Bills and Motions

March 2, 2020

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (15:48): I rise to indicate my support for the bill. I understand the bill will allow for verbal orders and directions to be made requiring people to take certain action such as undergoing a medical examination, remaining at a particular location o...

February 19, 2020

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (16:58): I am introducing this bill to the chamber again, as it had lapsed due to prorogation. Its form and purpose remain identical to what was previously introduced into this place, but for the benefit of other members I remind them that the purp...

February 17, 2020

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (17:11): Mr President, I congratulate you on your election as President. I rise briefly to speak on this motion and to add my thanks to Andrew McLachlan for all he has done for this council and the parliament. While I am sad that we will be losing...

February 17, 2020

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (16:45): I rise today to briefly speak on this motion. I do not want to repeat what has already been put on the record about the terrible statistics of the bushfires that have ravaged not only our state but the entire country, but I did want to con...

December 10, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (11:27): As everyone knows, I have recently spoken on two occasions about GM crops in South Australia, and I do not intend to repeat those comments today. However, I do want to place on the record that I will be supporting the second reading of the...

December 3, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (16:50): I rise to put on the record that I am wholeheartedly supportive of the SA-Best and Greens amendments to the bill that have recently been filed. These amendments address some of the very problematic elements of the bill, such as the introdu...

November 27, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (16:57): On 4 July last year, I moved a motion to establish a committee to inquire into the moratorium on the cultivation of GM crops in South Australia. I did this in response to the Hon. Mark Parnell's 2017 bill to ensure the GM moratorium in Sou...

November 27, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (11:03): For decades, South Australia has had the most uncompetitive land tax system in the country. As many would know, it is largely due to land tax that I entered this place. I find it ironic that, over 10 years later, I am standing here talking...

November 14, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (12:00): I rise to indicate that I will be supporting the bill. It is important that the community has confidence that there is transparency around lobbyists and the work that they do. I also flag that I will be moving an amendment in relation to f...

November 12, 2019

The Hon. J.A. DARLEY (17:18): I rise to contribute to the second reading of the Labour Hire Licensing (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill. This bill is a result of the government consulting and listening to feedback given in response to their previous bill, the Labour Hire...

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