Select Committee on Statewide Electricity Blackout and Subsequent Power Outages

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Thank you, Mr Acting President. Sincere apologies for the delay and thank you to the council for its indulgence. The Dignity Party will support the motion, including the Hon. Mr Parnell's amendments. We would also like...

Maintaining a Drivers Licence while using Medical Cannabis

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Supplementary question: is there scope for the minister to consider, or has the minister already considered, whether people who use medical cannabis might still be able to maintain a driver's licence and have the right to...

High Risk Foot and Amputations

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Health regarding high risk foot and amputations. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: High risk foot is defined...

South Australian Ice Task Force

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: As well as treatment for people with a pre-existing drug addiction, will the task force also be looking at preventative measures for people who might be at risk of developing an addiction if they have not...

South Australian Indigenous Treaty Commissioner – Roger Thomas

The Hon. J.E. HANSON: My question is to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation. Can the minister please inform the chamber about the appointment of the Treaty Commissioner. The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Employment, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs...

Electronic Transactions (Legal Proceedings) Amendment Bill

Adjourned debate on second reading. (Continued from 28 February 2017.) The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I indicate that, while the Dignity Party does support this bill, we do have a few questions and concerns about it. We understand that this bill...

Female Genital Mutilation

The Hon. J.M.A. LENSINK: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before directing a question to the Minister for Police on the subject of female genital mutilation or FGM. Leave granted. The Hon. J.M.A. LENSINK: An organisation, which I...

Reconciliation with the South Australian Aboriginal Community

Aboriginal Constitutional Recognition The Hon. J.M. GAZZOLA: My question is to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation. Will the minister update the chamber about steps the government has taken recently towards reconciliation with the South Australian Aboriginal community? The...

Supporting Women in Sport – Wendy Ey Scholarship

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Recreation and Sport regarding supporting women in sport. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Less than a fortnight...

SA Police Staffing – Response

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the Minister for Police, or a minister representing the Minister for Police perhaps, regarding SAPOL staffing. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: It has...