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Parliamentary Questions

Question On Notice No. 658 asked in the Legislative Council on 13 March 2018 by Hon Nick Goiran

Question Directed to the: Minister for Environment
Minister responding: Hon S.N. Dawson
Parliament: 40 Session: 1
Tabled Paper No: 1267- View tabled paper

I refer to the email from the Minister’s office, dated 7 February 201 and received at 1:34pm from the Minister's Appointment Secretary, and I ask:
(a) for what period of time was the Minister in the South Metropolitan Region;
(b) further to (a):
(i) how many meetings, events, functions or similar did the Minister attend;
(ii) who attended each of the meetings, events, functions or similar with the Minister; and
(iii) did the Minister receive or create any documents during or in preparation for the meetings, events, functions or similar;
(c) if yes to (b)(iii), what were those documents;
(d) further to (c), will the Minister table those documents;
(e) if yes to (d), when; and
(f) if no to (d), why not?

Answered on 11 April 2018

(a) 2.5 hours

(b)(i) Three meetings

(b)(ii) Meeting 1: Hon Stephen Dawson MLC, Dean Nalder MLA, Hon Kate Doust MLC, Executive Director, Strategic Policy and Programs; Department of Water and Environmental Regulation, Senior Policy Advisor, Intern.

Meeting 2: Hon Stephen Dawson MLC, and Hon Kate Doust MLC

Meeting 3: Hon Stephen Dawson MLC, Director General Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attraction, Acting Executive Director, Zoological Parks Authority, Chair of Zoological Parks Authority Board, Chief of Staff.

(b)(iii) Yes

(c) Briefing note for Meeting 1

(d) Yes

(e) [See tabled paper no. #]

(f) Not applicable