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Guardianship and Administration Bill 2018

Guardianship and Administration Bill 2018 29 March 2018 Second reading Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (12:55:34) — I understand and thank you for forewarning me of that fact, Acting Speaker. I am very pleased this afternoon to be able to rise and speak on the Guardianship and...
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Australian Labor Party

Australian Labor Party 28 March 2018 Grievances Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (15:02:12) — I grieve for Victoria today because we have a government that treats the privileges and responsibility of government like an all-you-can-eat buffet — ‘Second residence allowances, we’ll...
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Education Legislation Amendment (Victorian Institute of Teaching, TAFE and Other Matters) Bill 2018

Education Legislation Amendment (Victorian Institute of Teaching, TAFE and Other Matters) Bill 2018 27 March 2018 Introduction and first reading Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (13:07:50) — We need this motion to pass because this government has lost the moral and political authority to...
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Legal Identity of Defendants (Organisational Child Abuse) Bill 2018

Legal Identity of Defendants (Organisational Child Abuse) Bill 2018 27 March 2018 Second reading Debate resumed from 7 March; motion of Mr PAKULA (Attorney-General). Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (16:18:38) — I am very pleased this afternoon to rise and speak on the Legal Identity of...
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Long Service Leave Bill 2017

08 March 2018 Consideration in detail Mr PESUTTO — The minister may not be in a position to answer this, but I will ask it in any event. I am just interested to know whether recent data shows whether there has been a decrease or increase in the number of disputes over long...
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Petitions: Birth certificates

08 March 2018 Petitions To the Legislative Assembly of Victoria: This petition draws to the attention of the house the registry of births, deaths and marriages’ standard practice of annotating the birth certificate of a deceased person with the word deceased. The practice...
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Questions without notice and ministers statements: Points of order

07 March 2018 Points of order Mr PESUTTO— On a point of order, Speaker, under sessional order 9 I ask that you direct the Deputy Premier to provide a written response. The minister cannot just say, ‘I’m not going to answer the question’. Honourable members...
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Hawthorn housing renewal project

07 March 2018 Members statements Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (10:04:49) — I rise today to pay tribute to the work being undertaken by the Hawthorn Residents Action Group led by Phillip Gray, John Mills and many other committed residents in my local electorate. They are forming to...
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Constituency questions

Constituency questions 22 February 2018Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (11:54:54) — (14 037) My question is to the Minister for Water. I have been contacted by a constituent in my electorate who has been seeking answers regarding the differing costs of water meters. My constituent made...
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Oaths and Affirmations Bill 2017

Council’s amendments 21 February 2018 Mr PESUTTO (Hawthorn) (10:53:34) — The opposition will not oppose these amendments, but we want to place on record our concerns about the business program of this government. This is not the only piece of legislation that has been...
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Firearms Amendment Bill 2017

Points of order 08 February 2018 Mr PESUTTO— On a point of order, Acting Speaker, I, my family, my parents and my relatives are very proud of our Italian background. I take great offence to the suggestion from the minister that I am somehow in the pockets of organised crime. I...
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Questions without notice and ministers statements

Points of Order 07 February 2018 Mr PESUTTO — On a point of order, Speaker, on relevance, the chief commissioner has been crying out for more statutory minimum sentences. He has said that publicly. He wants the government to step up and deliver statutory minimum sentences. Now,...
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