Statements on reports – Electoral Matters Committee: conduct of 2014 Victorian state election – Wednesday 23 November 2016

Mr NORTHE (Morwell) — I rise today to make some commentary around the government’s response to recommendations made in the Electoral Matters Committee report Inquiry into the conduct of the 2014 Victorian state election. The committee, which I was a member of, made 23 recommendations in total. Ten of those recommendations were directed to the state government, and…

Second Reading – Energy Legislation Amendment (Feed-in Tariffs and Improving Safety and Markets) Bill 2016 – Wednesday 23 November 2016

Mr NORTHE (Morwell) — I rise this afternoon to speak on the Energy Legislation Amendment (Feed-in Tariffs and Improving Safety and Markets) Bill 2016. I think the member for Dandenong has just given her own critique about the value of the bill itself, because she spent the majority of her contribution critiquing coalition policy and having a…