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Mornington

Peninsula Planning – Sensible Controls or Lost Forever?

08 May 2018

MR MORRIS (Mornington) (13:52:29) — I rise this afternoon to congratulate the Mornington Peninsula shire on the strong campaign they have launched against this government's reckless disregard for our peninsula, its disregard for the amenity of peninsula residents and its disregard for the enjoyment the peninsula gives to the many thousands of...

Parliament

Melbourne Water Land - No subdivision by stealth!

08 May 2018

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) (19:00:14) — (14 292) I raise a matter this evening for the Minister for Water.

 

The action I seek from the minister is that she direct Melbourne Water to cease any actions that may result in land owned by that organisation, that is situated in the Mornington Peninsula green...

Parliament

Portable Long Service – More Costs, No Benefits

01 May 2018

Mr MORRIS (Mornington) (16:32:33) — As the minister and others have noted in this debate, this is certainly not the first time the Parliament has considered various provisions around long service leave. Firstly, and of course most famously, in 1953 there was the Factories and Shops (Long Service Leave) Act 1953.

Parliament

Presumptive Rights for Firefighters

05 Apr 2018

The Liberal Nationals will fast track Presumptive Rights legislation by introducing a Private Members Bill to ensure all career and volunteer firefighters will have equal access to cancer compensation.

On 28 October 2015, the Liberal National Coalition signed a pledge to commit to presumptive rights for all Victorian firefighters.

Parliament

Frankston Bus Interchange – Not fit for purpose

27 Mar 2018

MR MORRIS (Mornington) My question is for the Minister for Public Transport.

I recently received an email regarding the new Frankston bus hub. I quote from that email:

I have been writing to the press and to Paul Edbrooke about the lack of shelter at the new bus hub at...