From Hansard - House of Assembly
Thursday 10 August 2017
Private Members Motion from Member for Goyder Steven Griffiths MP
Mr GRIFFITHS (Goyder) (11:32): I move:
That this house—
(a) notes the level of local government rate income increases over the past five years;
(b) notes the concerns expressed by the local government sector of transfer of responsibility from the state government to local government and the associated cost impact; and
(c) requests the member for Frome, as Minister for Local Government, confirm what legislative, regulatory or practical action he has pursued, investigated or implemented to keep local government rate increases to a minimum.