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Parliamentary Speeches

Kealba High School Site | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:02:22): Recently I met with Kealba Residents Against Over Development and the principal of St Paul’s, Kealba, catholic school, who are concerned about the proposed development at the Kealba High School site on Driscolls Road. Residents are concerned about the overdevelopment..

St Albans Electorate | Constituency Question

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (11:40:29): (733) My constituency question is for the Minister for Roads. Can the minister provide information on funding opportunities for safety measures along Ballarat Road in Sunshine, in particular at the intersections of Perth Avenue, Adelaide Street, Chatsworth Avenue and Reid..

Ramadan | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN: I take this opportunity to wish all the Victorian Muslim community a happy and blessed Ramadan. It is coming to a conclusion this week. There are a number of final iftar dinners. I know a lot of my colleagues from both sides have..

Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:00:58): Recently the doors of the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital in St Albans were officially opened. I would like to thank the Minister for Health, all the western region MPs, of course the CEO of Western Health, Russell..

Appropriation (2019–2020) Bill 2019 | Second Reading

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (14:28:26): I rise today and am extremely proud to speak on the 2019 budget bill, the Appropriation (2019-2020) Bill 2019. For the electorate of St Albans and for all Victorians, this budget delivers on the commitments we made to the Victorian..

Public Health and Wellbeing Amendment Bill 2019 | Second Reading

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (17:47:12): I rise to speak on the Public Health and Wellbeing Amendment Bill 2019. This bill will amend the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 to reduce the barriers to HIV testing for Victorians. This is all part of our government’s..

ANZAC Day | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:05:50): Last week I lead a Victorian parliamentary delegation to the 2019 Anzac Day commemorative services in Gallipoli with my parliamentary colleagues the members for Ivanhoe, Thomastown and Gippsland East. We attended Turkish, Australian, New Zealand and French services, including Long..

Christchurch Mosques Terrorist Attacks | Condolences

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (14:55:47): Around 1.40 p.m. on Friday, 15 March, hundreds of worshippers were attending the Friday prayer at the Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Islamic Centre in Christchurch. At Al Noor Mosque Imam Gamal Fouda was delivering a sermon to the congregation,..

St Albans Vietnamese Community | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:02:40): I rise to congratulate the Vietnamese community on the fundraising event held last Friday to raise funds for the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital. We saw close to $300 000 raised at this event attended by over 500 community..

International Women’s Day | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN: I would like to say happy International Women’s Day for tomorrow. I will be hosting an afternoon tea in my electorate. I congratulate all the women across my electorate who have contributed significantly in everyday life when it comes to equality, in particular..

Klabb Ghannejja Maltin | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:06:19): I am delighted to congratulate Klabb Ghannejja Maltin of St Albans. They have been quite successful over the weekend in hosting a multicultural day celebration, under the leadership of George Aquilina and his committee. I would like to thank the..

Governor’s Speech | Address-In-Reply

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (14:53:51): Thank you, Speaker. It is fantastic to be here again, and in particular I would like to congratulate you on your re-election as Speaker. And of course I would like to congratulate everybody who has been re-elected and also the..

Western Suburbs Health Services | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (09:56:48): Recently I joined 50 very excited midwives and nurses from Western Health for a very special sneak peek at the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital. It was fantastic to see the frontline staff see their new workplace and..

Western Suburbs Health Services | Members Statements

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (09:56:48): Recently I joined 50 very excited midwives and nurses from Western Health for a very special sneak peek at the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital. It was fantastic to see the frontline staff see their new workplace and..

St Albans Lunar New Year Festival | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (13:48:11): I rise first of all to commend the St Albans Business Group Association for again hosting the St Albans Lunar New Year Festival this year, in January. We saw more than 80 000 people attend this annual event, experiencing many..

Melbourne Airport Rail Link | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:02:11) — Last week I joined the Premier and the Minister for Public Transport in Sunshine in my electorate to announce the opening of expressions of interest to build the airport rail link. We will build a super-hub station at Sunshine. This is a..