Drug-driving laws on hold

By Lauren Novak, The Advertiser HARSHER penalties for drug drivers are being delayed as the major parties argue over whether people should be allowed to drive while using medicinal cannabis. State Government legislation, which would impose longer licence disqualifications and...

Cannabis debate holds up new laws

HillsValley Weekly, pg 10 HARSHER penalties for drug drivers are being delayed as the major parties argue over whether people should be allowed to drive while using medicinal cannabis. State Government legislation which would impose longer licence disqualifications and higher...

Police (Drug Testing) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: All I wish to say is that I support the bill. Given that we are allowing police officers to protect people in our community, it is reasonable that they should be clear of any illicit drugs...

Statutes Amendment (Drink and Drug Driving) Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I will briefly put on the record Dignity Party's support for the Statues Amendment (Drink and Drug Driving) Bill 2017. I also appreciate that the minister's office has provided a briefing to my office on this and...

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...