The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Treasurer

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Entries for September 2011

29 September, 2011 The Labor Government’s controversial new work safety laws will be a major early test for incoming Premier Jay Weatherill. Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Rob Lucas said if passed in its current form, the laws would be a further blow to the alre... Read more
27 September, 2011 The Liberal Opposition will vote against the Labor Government’s Work, Health and Safety Bill unless significant amendments are made to the legislation. Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Rob Lucas said the Liberals are particularly concerned about... Read more
26 September, 2011 Many volunteers in volunteer organisations face massively increased risks of fines and penalties under the Labor Government’s new work safety laws, Shadow Industrial Relations Minister Rob Lucas said today. “Legal advice from Parliamentary Counsel h... Read more
22 September, 2011 Shadow Finance Minister Rob Lucas today welcomed the Government’s announcement that a Department of Premier and Cabinet staff member has been suspended over allegations relating to improper purchasing of printer cartridges, and that the matter had be... Read more
22 September, 2011 More than $1 million was spent on consultancies in the past two years by the Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation Division of the Department of Premier Cabinet, whilst money was not being made available to address critical problems on the ground in ... Read more
21 September, 2011 Spending more than $68,000 on ‘Rann’s Farewell Party’ is an outrageous waste of taxpayers’ money, Shadow Finance Minister Rob Lucas said today. Department of Premier and Cabinet executives today provided this ‘estimate’ of the costs of the special e... Read more
21 September, 2011 The Liberal Opposition today called for the Auditor-General to conduct an inquiry into the purchasing of printer cartridges by Labor Government departments and agencies. Shadow Finance Minister Rob Lucas said information provided to the Liberal Opp... Read more
20 September, 2011 Builders are already reporting union officials “flexing their muscles” on work sites anticipating Labor’s new work safety laws scheduled to commence on 1 January 2012. The Master Builders Association has reported that union officials are walking on... Read more
15 September, 2011 The Liberal Party will move to delay the final vote on the Work, Health and Safety Bill and also move significant amendments to the bill. There is growing opposition to Labor’s proposed bill from industry and business organisations such as Business ... Read more
08 September, 2011 Assets of cash-strapped Adelaide Zoo would be at risk if the zoo defaulted on its loan to Westpac, evidence to the Budget and Finance Committee revealed today. Chief Executive of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Allan Holmes made ... Read more
02 September, 2011 Former leadership aspirant Kevin Foley has sent a warning to Premier-in-waiting Jay Weatherill, fuelling Labor’s disunity. “Mr Foley obviously has no confidence in Labor’s anointed Premier-in-waiting Jay Weatherill,” Shadow Finance Minister Rob Luca... Read more
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