Prisoners Accessing the National Disability Insurance Scheme

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the Minister for Correctional Services regarding prisoners accessing the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Leave granted. Many of the more than 3,000 South Australians incarcerated in...

Bike Mechanics

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: By way of supplementary question, will the summit include discussions around qualifications for bicycle mechanics and further opportunities to provide more training for people to become bike mechanics? The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Employment, Minister for Aboriginal...

James Nash House Prison Facilities

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I will ask two questions while I have the floor, if I may. How many forensically detained patients are not currently at James Nash House because of overcrowding and are at Yatala or other prisons? Where...

Female Genital Mutilation

  The Hon. J.M.A. LENSINK Motions: That this council— Commends the work of No FGM Australia in raising the awareness of the health and other risks to Australian women and girls of the illegal practice of female genital mutilation and its...

Criminal Law Consolidation (Mental Impairment) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: Amendment No 1 [Vincent–1]— As members would be aware, for some time the Dignity Party has held concerns about this particular aspect of the bill. While we understand the intent of it—and I do not...

Emergency Management (Electricity Supply Emergencies) Amendment Bill

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (ELECTRICITY SUPPLY EMERGENCIES) AMENDMENT BILL Response to Second Reading of the Bill: The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I would like to briefly place on the record the Dignity Party's support for this bill and thank the government for the briefing...

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) Funding

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse regarding the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). Leave granted. On 28 March...

Clamping and Impounding Laws

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: since the government commenced crushing cars as a penalty for dangerous driving, has there been a reduction in the number of people charged with dangerous driving related offences? The Hon. P. MALINAUSKAS (Minister for Police, Minister for...

Roadside Drug Tests

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: how many drivers have been found with cannabis in their system during roadside drug tests, and did any of these positive cannabis tests occur in people with disclosed medical conditions or disabilities where medical cannabis is...

National Disability Insurance Scheme – Response

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister, representing the Minister for Disabilities, questions regarding the National Disability Insurance Scheme IT debacle. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I am sure members...