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Constituency Question: Pedestrian Safety near Prahran High School
Mr HIBBINS (Prahran) — (11 946) My constituency question is to the Minister for Roads and Road Safety. What is the government's plan to ensure safe pedestrian access for students between Prahran station and the new Prahran High School? A number of constituents have raised with me safety concerns regarding commuters crossing High...
Powers of Attorney Amendment Bill 2016
Mr HIBBINS (Prahran) — The Greens will be supporting this amendment because I understand it was a Greens amendment that was originally moved to be part of this bill in the upper house. The government looked at the amendment, agreed with the principle and then introduced its own amendment.
Sentencing (Community Correction Order) and Other Acts Amendment Bill 2016
Mr HIBBINS (Prahran) — I rise to speak on the Sentencing (Community Correction Order) and Other Acts Amendment Bill 2016, which primarily amends the Sentencing Act to restrict the use of community correction orders (CCOs), the non-custodial orders. We have concerns about this bill because it does reduce judicial discretion by...