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Parliamentary Questions

Question On Notice No. 2472 asked in the Legislative Council on 17 September 2019 by Hon Nick Goiran

Question Directed to the: Minister for Environment representing the Minister for Transport
Minister responding: Hon R. Saffioti
Parliament: 40 Session: 1

I refer to the email from the Minister’s office, dated 12 September 2019 and received at 3:52pm, 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 22 October 2019

(a)-(f) The Minister was in the South Metropolitan Region on 13 September 2019 to attend an event held by the Member for Southern River. The Minister was in the South Metropolitan Region for approximately 45 minutes and was accompanied by ministerial advisers.

Emails of this nature are sent as a courtesy and contain contact details if the member required further detail. It must also be noted that these notifications are exactly what was done under the previous government. If the member found this notification to be a nuisance, the member can be removed from future correspondence.