Archives: March 2016

Statement On Self-Determination

March 26, 2016

The Andrews Labor Government is working towards self-determination for Aboriginal people.

Andrews Government Warns Against Rising Inequality

March 24, 2016

In a submission to the Fair Work Commission’s Annual Wage Review, the Andrews Labor Government has called on the Commission to take into account the increasing pay gap between the minimum and median wage as well as the narrowing gap between the minimum wage and the poverty line.

ESC Rate Cap Recommendations To Be Published Every Year

March 23, 2016

Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins has asked the Essential Services Commission (ESC) to publish its annual rate cap recommendations on an annual basis.

New Victorian Bill Strengthens Aboriginal Control Over Heritage

March 22, 2016

Traditional owners will have greater oversight powers and a stronger role in managing and protecting Victoria’s Aboriginal cultural heritage under new laws that have passed the Victorian Parliament today.

Significant Step Towards Self-Determination

March 17, 2016

Labor Government Stands With All Victorian Workers This Labour Day

March 14, 2016

Minister for Industrial Relations Natalie Hutchins is today calling on the Turnbull Government to rule out any cuts to penalty rates as thousands of Victorians head to work this Labour Day.

High Time For More Women In Local Government

March 8, 2016

In a state-wide push to mark International Women’s Day, the Andrews Labor Government is calling for greater gender diversity in local government.

High Time For More Women In Local Government

March 8, 2016

Labour Hire Inquiry Evidence Reveals Disturbing Worker Exploitation

March 4, 2016

Minister for Industrial Relations Natalie Hutchins today congratulated the independent inquiry into labour hire and casual work in Victoria on completing its comprehensive round of public hearings across Victoria.

Labour Hire Inquiry Evidence Reveals Disturbing Worker Exploitation

March 4, 2016

Minister for Industrial Relations Natalie Hutchins today congratulated the independent inquiry into labour hire and casual work in Victoria on completing its comprehensive round of public hearings across Victoria.

New Laws To Crackdown On Councillor Misconduct Take Effect

March 1, 2016

New laws introduced by the Andrews Labor Government to strengthen council governance and crack down on councillors doing the wrong thing take effect today.

New Laws To Crackdown On Councillor Misconduct Take Effect

March 1, 2016

New laws introduced by the Andrews Labor Government to strengthen council governance and crack down on councillors doing the wrong thing take effect today.