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Speech: Teachers Registration & Standards Bill Support

June 18, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (16:31): I rise on behalf of the Greens to indicate our general support for the Teachers Registration and Standards (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2020. This bill modifies the size and the composition of the Teachers Registration Board. It expands its functions...

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Speech: Health Care (Governance) Amendment Bill

June 17, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (15:44): I rise on behalf the Greens to speak broadly in support of the legislation before us today, though there are some issues of concern that I will mention later on. It is certainly welcome to see the reintroduction of this...

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Speech: Policing the Pandemic

June 17, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (15:38): I rise to speak on the topic of policing the pandemic. We have heard many a time that we are living in unprecedented times, that this is the brave new world and our opportunity is before us to build...

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Speech: Abortion Access under COVID Pandemic

May 13, 2020

The Hon. T.A. FRANKS (15:38): I rise today to talk about abortion access for South Australian women under the COVID pandemic. South Australia is the only place in this nation where almost all abortions happen at a public hospital and at no cost to...

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