Monthly Archive: August 2018

No support for low incomes in Government’s energy largesse

August 23, 2018

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP has today asked the Minister for Energy and Climate Change about the ruling by the Victorian State Coroner this week about the safety of many gas heaters used by people across the State.   “This week the Minister announced $1.2 billion for some of the most affluent people in...

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St Patricks Day Fires Legal Issues

August 22, 2018

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP has today drawn the attention of Parliament to plight of the farmers and families who are still reeling after the devastating fires across Polwarth on St Patricks day.   “It is becoming apparent by the day that immediate Government intervention is required to help steer the progress of recovery....

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Non-Victorian Licence Holders

August 9, 2018

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP, again raised in Parliament the issue of non-Victorian licence holders driving on the Great Ocean Road following another chaotic week of accidents and near misses putting locals’ lives in danger. Mr Riordan called on the State Government to implement new technology and smarter thinking to deal with this crisis....

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