Ann Leahy announces resignation

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Member for Warrego, Ann Leahy MP today announced her resignation as a member of several Parliamentary Committees following allegations of contempt of Parliament. Ms Leahy resigned from both the Parliamentary Crime and Corruption Committee (PCCC) and the Communities, Disability Services and … [Read more...]

Volunteer health compensation under fire

Volunteer firefighters dedicate their time to protecting local communities, and are relied upon in regional areas.

  Volunteer firies are used to battling blazes, but when it comes to equal compensation they have a bigger fight to win. Proposed amendments by the Labor government to the Workers’ Compensation Act would require volunteer firefighters to attend 150 fires over a five-year period before … [Read more...]