NEWS AND MEDIA
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (09:51): Last week in the house many of us thanked the people of Victoria for their sacrifices and diligence in helping us contain the coronavirus. I also made special mention of our Chinese Australian community as they have experienced life with..
Second Reading-EDUCATION AND TRAINING REFORM AMENDMENT (REGULATION OF STUDENT ACCOMMODATION) BILL 2020
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (15:24): I rise to speak on the Education and Training Reform Amendment (Regulation of Student Accommodation) Bill 2020. It is a shame that we have to have these amendments, but it is a very good bill. It is very gratifying to..
FREGON (Mount Waverley) (19:23): (2616) My adjournment matter for this evening is for the Minister for Public Transport, and the action I seek is that the minister provide an update to the house on the proposed upgrades to Jordanville station. I was very pleased last..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (14:21): Just over four months ago our state recorded its first case of the coronavirus COVID-19—a visitor from Wuhan, who was hospitalised at our local Monash Medical Centre. In our district of Mount Waverley we have a very strong, vibrant multicultural..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (16:13): I rise with delight once again to speak on another very exciting bill, the National Electricity (Victoria) Amendment Bill 2020. What can I say about following on from the member for Polwarth? It is great to see him up at..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (11:32): (1965) My constituency question is for the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, and I ask: how will the review of the Retirement Villages Act 1986 address the needs of retirees at Aveo Oak Tree Hill and other..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (15:29): I will continue on from the member for Thomastown’s wonderful point. I am delighted to stand up and have my opportunity to speak on this wonderful bill, and a very important bill: the Project Development and Construction Management Amendment Bill..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (16:28): I rise to speak on the Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2019. I would like to just start by mentioning a couple of my colleagues who mentioned a few things I would like to point out. Firstly, the member for..
FREGON (Mount Waverley) (19:03): (1889) My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Multicultural Affairs. The action I seek is for the minister to update the house on how the Andrews Labor government is supporting my local cultural groups in the Mount Waverley district. This..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (12:52): (1862) My constituency question is for the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, and I ask: how is the Andrews Labor government’s Victorian renewable energy target helping create jobs for my constituents in Mount Waverley? Recently I welcomed..
Mr FREGON (Mount Waverley) (13:39): Norman Gibbs, OAM, is a good bloke. The Honourable Anna Burke, AO, calls him ‘Mr Waverley’, and I could not think of a better name for Norm. Norm has always volunteered and given back to our community. He has volunteered..