ADJOURNMENT NOTES- 8 MAY 2020

Welcome to this week’s Adjournment Notes.I’ve been asked ‘what’s in the name?’ Adjournment is the debate that concludes the daily sitting of the House. Its a traditional debate that allows Members on all sides to venture into pet interests or issues that concern them. The Minister will rise and move a motion ‘that the House do now adjourn’ after which six speakers can address any issues they like for a maximum five minutes. At the conclusion the motion is put and the House rises to the next scheduled sitting day. Continue reading

ADJOURNMENT NOTES- 22 APRIL 2020

At this unprecedented time of pandemic emergency and dramatic temporary changes to our lives it is good to know that the wheels of Government continue to turn. And so it is that whilst we are all isolating our Parliamentary duties and planning continue for the post pandemic times. Continue reading

ADJOURNMENT NOTES- 9 APRIL 2020

Welcome to Adjournment Notes where I hope to regularly keep you in touch with news from Parliament and also voice my own opinions on issues of the day that may interest you.  Continue reading

METRO TUNNELLING TO CREATE THOUSANDS OF JOBS

Minister for Transport Andrew Constance today announced the start of the tender process to build almost 50km of new metro railway tunnels between Greater Parramatta and the Sydney CBD on the Sydney Metro West project. Continue reading