Parliament

Housing Improvement Bill 2016

Feb 09, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 12:30 :28 ): I rise to also speak in favour of the Housing Improvement Bill 2015. As the member for Schubert has pointed out, we on this side of the chamber believe that the bill should be supported, whilst being slightly amended.

Tattooing Industry Control Bill - 15 October 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 15:44 :23 ): Obviously, this bill has attracted extraordinary criticism from many stakeholders, including the owners and operators of tattoo parlours, as well as the Law Society of SA, the peak body that represents the legal fraternity in this state.

Mr Clarrie Pollard - 17 November 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 15:55 :25 ): Today I rise to speak about the life of Clarence Charles (Clarrie) Pollard, who passed away recently. He was very much a statesman and a community legend of our local area.

Society of Saint Hilarion Inc. - 15 October 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 15:14 :52 ): I wish to speak of three organisations today.

East Marden Primary School - 19 November 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 17:35 :09 ): Today, I would like to speak about East Marden Primary School. I also attended an absolutely extraordinary sports day recently at East Marden Primary School in Campbelltown. 

Firearms Bill - 18 November 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 17:19 :04 ): I also rise today to support the Firearms Bill 2015. I learnt a lot during the consultation phase of this bill. I learnt that a lot of my constituents—many more than I thought—do have firearms, and it was good to see so much interest in the bill by local constituents.

Motor Vehicles (Trials of Automotive Technologies) Amendment Bill - 1 December 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 16:47 :36 ): I will do my best to follow up on that—

The DEPUTY SPEAKER: I won't stop anyone speaking over the top of you.

Mary MacKillop College - 2 December 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 17:44 :18 ): As tempting as it is to rebut the member for Waite, I would like to quote Bon Jovi:

We've gotta hold on ready or not. You live for the fight when it's all that you've got.

Local Government (Building Upgrade Agreements) Amendment Bill

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 15:38 :55 ): It is said that there are no bad people, only bad incentives. Time will tell whether this bill provides a good incentive or a bad incentive.

Statutes Amendment (Rights of Foster Parents and Guardians) Bill - 10 September 2015

Feb 05, 2016  |  speech

Mr TARZIA ( Hartley ) ( 16:35 :43 ): I today rise to support the member for Hammond in his endeavour to put forward the Statutes Amendments (Rights of Foster Parents and Guardians) Bill.