Second Reading – Education and Training Reform Amendment (Early Childhood Employment Powers) Bill 2023

Kim O’KEEFFE (Shepparton) (15:43): I rise today to speak and make a contribution on the Education and Training Reform Amendment (Early Childhood Employment Powers) Bill 2024. The bill is for an act to amend the Education and Training Reform Act 2006 to provide for the employment of persons at, or for the purposes of operating, government early learning…

Members Statement – Stan Jezewski

Kim O’KEEFFE (Shepparton) (13:37): Stan Jezewski is another from my electorate who was recognised in the Australia Day honours. He was awarded the emergency services medal for his 50 years of commitment to the Shepparton Search and Rescue Squad, which is truly outstanding. Stan’s contributions have been invaluable, from his early days of participating in water searches…

Second Reading – Building Legislation Amendment (Domestic Building Insurance New Offences) Bill 2023

Kim O’KEEFFE (Shepparton) (17:57): I rise to speak and make a contribution on the bill before the house today, the Building Legislation Amendment (Domestic Building Insurance New Offences) Bill 2023. There have been great contributions across the chamber. What is apparent is the absolute need to progress this bill. However, we need to get it right.…

Adjournment – Shepparton Bypass

Kim O’KEEFFE (Shepparton) (19:14): (467) My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Transport Infrastructure, and the action I seek is that the minister meet with me and the Greater Shepparton City Council to discuss the future of the Shepparton bypass. This would be an opportunity for the minister to see the design of stage 1 of…