Statutes Amendment (Gambling Reform) Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I will speak at the second reading stage of this debate with many questions rather than a resolution of my exact position on this bill. It is nearly two decades since we introduced gaming machines into...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Child Protection Reform

[music begins] Male announcer: On 1197AM 5RPH and digital radio its Question Time; a discussion with the decision makers. [music fades] Hans Reimer: And we welcome once again Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent to Question Time; Good evening Kelly....

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Emergency Management Reform

Richard Morgan: Time to welcome to 5RPH Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent; Hi Kelly. Kelly Vincent: Hi Richard, how are you going? Richard Morgan: Yeah, good thank you. Now Kelly, I understand Dignity for Disability's introduced a Private Member's...

Parliamentary Reform

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the Minister for Employment, Higher Education and Skills questions regarding the work our Victorian counterparts are undertaking to reform parliamentary accountability. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L....

A Maximum Bet Limit of $5 on Poker Machines has been Agreed on in Parliament

A MAXIMUM bet limit of $5 on poker machines has been agreed on following a hastily convened meeting between Attorney-General John Rau and MPs debating gambling... reforms. Earlier today, Mr Rau described negotiations over government gambling reforms in State Parliament's...

Removing the barriers to justice for people with disabilities

Dignity for Disability will continue campaigning to remove barriers to justice for people with disabilities at this morning’s Barriers to Justice group Law Week BBQ at Adelaide’s Central Market. "I am really pleased to be joining with the Victim Support...

Disability Reform

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: In the spirit of a whole of government approach to disability services, has the minister himself or has he directed the MDAC yet to meet with the Attorney-General's Department on the implementation of a disability justice...

Disability Services

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Supplementary question. While it is no secret that reform is desperately needed in the disability sector, can the minister explain why those in critical need now, particularly category one critical need (that is, at immediate risk...

Sex Industry Reform

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Following my raising the issue of sexuality and people with disabilities last month in this place, today I would like to read you one piece of feedback I have received from a constituent in regional South...

Disability Legislation Reform

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent will today introduce legislation to overhaul South Australia’s archaic and flailing Disability Services Act. Ms Vincent’s legislation will make three major changes to the Act: It will create a Disability Services Commissioner to oversee...