Split flawed animal welfare/trespass Bill or we’ll introduce our own: Nationals

The Nationals WA have outlined a series of amendments to the State Government’s controversial Animal Welfare and Trespass Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 aimed at improving the Bill in line with community and industry expectations. Leader Mia Davies said debate had commenced on the legislation in Parliament this week with The Nationals WA introducing amendments to…

Labor excludes key communities from consultation

The Nationals WA have called on the McGowan Government to deliver additional information and consultation sessions right across regional Western Australia, after a number of locations were omitted from the State Government’s proposed Work Health and Safety Act for Western Australia consultation schedule. Leader Mia Davies said the Minister for Industrial Relations announced the McGowan…

Still no legislation to protect farmers

The State Government has broken its promise to deliver legislation aimed at deterring animal activists as a priority, with Premier Mark McGowan admitting no legislation had been drafted and refusing to commit to a timeframe for its introduction. In Parliament this week, Leader of The Nationals WA Mia Davies accused the McGowan Government of dragging…