Medicinal Cannabis Campaign

Medicinal Cannabis

The Road Traffic (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Bill 2021 In February I introduced The Road Traffic (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Bill 2021. This bill intends to create drug driving law reform that’s …

Ban Duck Hunting

Ban Duck Hunting

South Australia and Victoria are the only states that still allow duck hunting. This is a barbaric activity that is a relic of the past. Let’s call it what it …

Industrial Relations

Industrial Manslaughter

Kill A Worker. Go to Jail. Greens MLC Tammy Franks has reintroduced the Greens’ Bill designed to create a new offence of “Industrial Manslaughter” in South Australia. The Greens will …

Covid Cover - Tammy Franks - Greens

Covid Cover

#noworkerleftbehind It is vital that in any response we make to the  COVID-19 outbreak that workers’ rights are not left behind – particularly those workers upon whom we are most …

Nup To The Cup

Nup to the Cup

In 2019 we once again stood against the carnival of cruelty that “stops the nation”. Check out my recent speech saying nup to the cup and no to animals suffering …

Gender & Sexuality

Gender & Sexuality

The Greens stand against all forms of discrimination, including on the basis of gender and sexuality. At both state and federal level, we were strong advocates for the equal love …

Animal Welfare Reform

Animal Welfare Reform

South Australia’s weak animal welfare laws must be improved to protect the welfare of animals.  Following years of work and collaboration with animal advocates and organisations, including the RSPCA and …

Coorong Environmental Trust

Coorong Environmental Trust

It’s time to put people back at the centre of the decision making process when it comes to our water resources and the environment. Management of the Coorong and Lower …

Sk8 Relocate

Sk8 Relocate

The South Australian Greens have been actively campaigning for funding for a new central city skate space. The State Government closed the site in February to make way for the …

Abortion out of Criminal Code

Remove Abortion from the Criminal Code

South Australia is the last remaining jurisdiction where abortion is in the Criminal Code. The current 1969 abortion laws act as a barrier to the provision of best practice health …

Live Music

Live Music

I’m a passionate advocate for the arts and live music. In 2012-13 I lobbied the then-Labor Government to see our legislation changed to introduce small bar licences in the CBD …

Sex Work is Real Work

There is a compelling case for overturning existing sex work laws in South Australia. The archaic criminal laws attached to sex work cause harm, putting sex workers’ safety at risk …