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Proceedings Name:House Referral of Permanent Park Home Residents Matter
Commencement Date:13 Apr 2011
End Date:30 Jan 2013
Proceedings Status:Current
Committee Name:Economics and Industry Committee (2008 - 2013)
House:Legislative Assembly
Details: Referral Motion of 13 April 2011

That the House calls on the Barnett Government to take action to help permanent park home residents obtain greater certainty in relation to their living arrangements in the future...and the Economics and Industry Standing Committee be requested to consider the appropriateness of undertaking an investigation into all park homes that have been closed or have collectively evicted long-stay tenants since 2006 to ensure compliance with all aspects of appropriate legislation.

To assist in its response to the House, the Committee will hold a series of hearings with six State Government departments to obtain follow-up information from relevant recommendations of the Committee's 2010 Inquiry into the Provision, Use and Regulation of Caravan Parks (and Camping Grounds).

29 Aug 201111:30 AMDepartment of Commerce
29 Aug 201101:00 PMDepartment of Planning
29 Aug 201102:15 PMDepartment of Housing
29 Aug 201103:30 PMDepartment of Local Government
31 Aug 201109:15 AMTourism WA
31 Aug 201110:30 AMDepartment of Environment and Conservation
Related Transcripts of Evidence:
• Evidence by MR BRIAN BRADLEY (Director General, Department of Commerce), MR DAVID HILLYARD (Director, Consumer Protection, Department of Commerce), MR TOM FILOV (Acting Director, Legislation and Policy, Department of Commerce), MS ANNE DRISCOLL (Executive Director, Consumer Protection, Department of Commerce) on 29/08/2011
• Evidence by MR BRADLEY JOLLY (Executive Director, Governance and Legislation, Department of Local Government), MS MARY ADAM (Manager, Legislation, Department of Local Government), MISS JOANNE PROCTOR (Research and Policy Officer, Legislation, Department of Local Government), MR WALTER ARROW (Acting Principal Policy Officer, Department of Local Government) on 29/08/2011
• Evidence by MR TIMOTHY HILLYARD, Property Services Manager, Western Australian Planning Commission on 29/08/2011
• Evidence by MR GRAHAME SEARLE (Director General, Department of Housing), MR GREGORY CASH (Director, Affordable Housing Policy, Department of Housing), MR PAUL WHYTE (General Manager, Commercial and Business Operations, Department of Housing) on 29/08/2011
• Evidence by MR KEIRAN McNAMARA (Director General, Department of Environment and Conservation), MR PETER SHARP (Director, Parks and Visitor Services Division, Department of Environment and Conservation), MR JAMES SHARP (Deputy Director General, Parks and Conservation, Department of Environment and Conservation) on 31/08/2011
• Evidence by MS STEPHANIE BUCKLAND (Chief Executive Officer, Tourism WA), MR CAMPBELL FLETCHER (Policy Manager, Tourism WA) on 31/08/2011
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