The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Treasurer

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Entries for October 2011

31 October, 2011 Two more agencies - the Attorney General’s Department and the South Australian Fire and Emergency Services Commission - have been implicated in the ‘Cartridgegate’ scandal, evidence to the Legislative Council Budget and Finance Committee confirmed to... Read more
31 October, 2011 Shadow Finance Minister Rob Lucas today called for Premier Weatherill to provide answers to questions about the cost of termination payments and new public sector jobs for ministerial staffers employed by former Premier Rann’s ministry. Justice Chie... Read more
29 October, 2011 Leaked information provided to the Liberal Opposition has revealed that more than 10 Labor Government departments have been implicated in the ‘Cartridgegate’ scandal. It is now clear this scandal is spiralling out of control, as every week more and ... Read more
26 October, 2011 The Labor Government has been forced into an embarrassing backflip over its latest WorkCover bill. Minister for Workers’ Rehabilitation Jack Snelling, who introduced the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Employer Payments) Amendment Bill 2011... Read more
24 October, 2011 The Labor Government’s financial management credibility has taken yet another blow with the revelation that WorkCover’s unfunded liability actually blew out by a staggering $87 million in the first six months of this year. According to WorkCover’s o... Read more
20 October, 2011 The Labor Government must agree to a comprehensive independent inquiry of all government departments and agencies following the latest ‘Cartridgegate’ revelations. At least four government departments, involving eight staff and more than $400,000 in... Read more
17 October, 2011 The Labor Government’s printer cartridge scandal has spread to SA Health, department executives confirmed today. Chief Executive David Swan told the Legislative Council Budget and Finance Committee that excessive purchases of $161,781 had been iden... Read more
05 October, 2011 Industrial Relations Minister Russell Wortley has wrongly claimed there would be no change to scaffolding requirements under his controversial new work safety laws. This error by Mr Wortley partly explains why he wrongly claims cost increases under ... Read more
05 October, 2011 A belated backflip by the Labor Government and the WorkCover Board to introduce competition into WorkCover claims management from 2013 is welcomed by the Liberal Opposition. Shadow Finance Minister Rob Lucas said the decision taken in 2006 to remove... Read more
04 October, 2011 Both Families and Communities Minister Jennifer Rankine and Department of Families and Communities CEO Joslene Mazel must accept responsibility for what is a dysfunctional department. Ms Mazel told the Legislative Council Budget and ... Read more
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