A full and open parliamentary investigation of the Baillieu Government’s troubled PSO roll out was the only way to restore community confidence in the bungled policy.
James' second reading speech on the Justice Legislation Amendment (Protective Services Officers) Bill 2011.
The fight against lifestyle disease such as type 2 diabetes and childhood obesity has taken a severe hit as part of the Baillieu Government’s million dollar cuts to education and early childhood programs across Victoria.
Hard working families in Monbulk could be hit with massive increases to their power bills under a commitment by the Baillieu Government, secret documents have revealed.
I rise to contribute to the debate and make the point that when we debate road safety legislation in this place and talk about road safety issues, we do so on the back of four decades of innovation, leadership and success in Victoria.
Ted Baillieu’s botched protective services officer plan has continued to unravel with revelations that most suburban stations will miss out after it was revealed that only 93 officers will be deployed to the rail network over the next 12 months.
The Baillieu Government’s promise to deploy Protective Services Officers to every metropolitan train station is in tatters with the State Budget showing a $50 million blowout and no sign of funds to improve station facilities for PSOs.