Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2018 Week 12 Hansard (Thursday, 1 November 2018) . . Page.. 4791 ..
Questions without notice taken on notice
Land—rural property acquisition
Mr Barr (in reply to a supplementary question by Mr Coe on Tuesday, 31 July 2018):
In relation to the purchases of the Huntly, Winslade and Milapuru properties, I received the following briefing material:
1. For Huntly (Blocks 412, 413, 426, 487, 489 District of Stromlo): I received a brief from the former Land Development Agency (LDA) which had two attachments – a business case, and internal Treasury advice to the Under Treasurer indicating Treasury support for the purchase. My office received this briefing material on 11 January 2016.
2. For Winslade (Blocks 435, 439, 440, 441, 456, 476, District of Stromlo): I received a brief from Treasury which had two attachments – a business case, and an LDA Strategy for Stromlo District Land Acquisitions. My office received this briefing material on 12 April 2017.
3. For Milapuru (Block 19 District of Stromlo): I received a brief from the former LDA, accompanied by correspondence from the Under Treasurer to the Chief Executive Officer of the former LDA which indicated Treasury support for the purchase. My office received this briefing material on 18 June 2015.
It is routine business for a Minister and ministerial staff to have discussions with directorate and agency representatives. During 2015, 2016 and up to 30 June 2017, I held regular meetings with both the Under Treasurer and the former Chief Executive Officer of the former LDA, for example through weekly briefings on current issues.
Canberra Hospital—off-site scan analysis
Ms Fitzharris (in reply to a supplementary question by Mrs Kikkert on Wednesday, 19 September 2018):
None. The external analysts are fully qualified radiologists.