Margaret Quirk on ESL/Budget

The following was part of a speech given to Parliament by the Shadow Minister for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk on 20 May: After years of denial and blustering from the government, it is readily apparent that a large proportion of the moneys collected from the Western Australian ratepayers in the emergency services levy is not…

QoN: Emergency Services — SEMC

The following Question on Notice was asked by Shadow Minister Margaret Quirk and answered by Emergency Services Minister Hon Joe Francis in Parliament today: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the State Emergency Management Committee’s Emergency Preparedness Report tabled in November 2014 and its finding on page 40 that…

QwN: Prescribed Burning Program

The following question without notice was asked in Parliament on 12 May by the Member for Vasse, Libby Mettam and answered by the Minister for Environment Hon Albert Jacob: Ms L. METTAM: Can the minister please update the house on his announcement yesterday regarding additional money for prescribed burning as part of this year’s budget?…

QwN: Prescribed Burning Program

The following question without notice was asked by the Hon Lynn MacLaren and answered in Parliament on 7 May by Hon Helen Morton on behalf of the Environment Minister: Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Environment: I refer to the Department of Parks and Wildlife’s prescribed burning operations. (1) What percentage…