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Greens industrial relations spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC joined with unions and injured workers today to make a clear case for changes to the new workers compensation laws. The current Return to Work scheme took effect in July this year.
Greens Aboriginal Affairs spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC, who has championed Stolen Generations compensation since she entered the Parliament in 2010, has welcomed the Government’s announcement today of a long-overdue Stolen Generations reparations scheme.
Greens’ consumer affairs spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC has called on the Minister for Business Services and Consumers to work to prevent people from making quick cash at the expense of fellow South Australians’ food security by supporting retailers in managing baby formula shortages and working with online retailer platforms such as eBay.
Common sense has prevailed today, with the passage of the Government’s Liquor Licensing (Entertainment on Licensed Premises) Amendment Bill, Greens’ Arts spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC says.
The closure of the Eating Disorders Association of South Australia (EDASA) is terrible news for the South Australian community and emergency funding should be provided immediately to save the important service, Greens health spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC says.
A motion calling for medical cannabis reform has passed the Upper House this afternoon despite the Weatherill Labor Government members voting against it, once again proving they are out of step with the South Australian public. A Roy Morgan poll this week showed that 89% of South Australians support the legalisation of medical cannabis.