Parliament

Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment (Veterans Reform) Bill 2015

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — It gives me great pleasure to join the debate on the Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment (Veterans Reform) Bill 2015. I think all of us in this house were horrified in 2011 by the Herald Sun reports of the proposed treatment of..

Mernda Rail Extension

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — My adjournment matter is for the attention of the Minister for Public Transport. I seek further advice regarding the timing of construction of the rail extension to Mernda. Over the last four years on many occasions I have spoken about the..

Diamond Valley Special Developmental School

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — I rise to commend Diamond Valley Special Developmental School, which the member for Eltham and I had the privilege of visiting last week. The school has been a longstanding innovator in the provision of schooling for kids with special needs. I..

Wallan

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — I rise to commend the Mitchell Shire Council on the work it is doing to make the township of Wallan a truly iconic country town which plans and looks to its future, values its history and looks to ensure that its..

Yan Yean Road Upgrade

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — (Question 57) My constituency question to the Minister for Roads and Road Safety. Yan Yean Road is an important link in the outer northern suburbs servicing a corridor of increasing residential development, but the current windy two-lane unsubdivided road is dangerous and..

Yan Yean Electorate School Buses

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — I wish to raise a matter for the attention of the Minister for Public Transport. The action I seek from her is that she urgently examine the lack of access for Yan Yean families wishing to get their teens to secondary..

Back to Work Bill 2014

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — It is with great pleasure that I join the debate on the Back to Work Bill 2014. It is no accident that an Andrews Labor government has made this bill its top priority. It is the first piece of legislation the..

Australia Day

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — I rise to pay tribute to those citizens in my community who were awarded Australia Day honours — Cam Beardsell of Hurstbridge; Merv Bennell of Diamond Creek; Dick Davies, the longstanding president of the Warrandyte Community Association; former Whittlesea councillor and Arthurs..

Hon. Lynne Janice Kosky

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) — It is a privilege to join so many to speak about our dear friend and colleague Lynne Kosky. She was a mighty fine colleague and a mighty fine friend. I enjoyed many a fine meal with Lynne, on many occasions on..

Black Saturday

Ms GREEN (Yan Yean) (By leave) — I had the privilege of attending memorial services at Strathewen, St Andrews, Whittlesea and Kinglake West over the weekend to commemorate this dreadful event of six years ago. In 2009 our leaders committed to build back, brick by brick, what was..