People are already looking for what to do on the Sunshine Coast over summer, so please submit your Events and Specials Now!

Current Advertising Promotions on MSC WE don't often have specials as such, though understand some small business here on the Coast would like a little assistance. Learn more...

This is an archived copy of an article that has already passed. It is online for informational purposes only.

Funeral Emissions Inquiry A Waste of Money

The Leader of The Queensland Party Leader, Aidan McLindon, has today slammed a parliamentary inquiry into the environmental impact of funerals as a complete waste of taxpayers' money.
 
"This inquiry shows a government that is completely out of touch with the concerns of everyday Queenslanders, such as the soaring cost of living," said Mr McLindon.
 
"It is absurd that a parliamentary committee is now wasting taxpayers' revenue on an inquiry into emissions controls on burials and cremations. The last thing grieving Queensland families are interested in is being directed by a rampant bureaucracy to alter their preferred funeral practices to meet some ridiculous emission standard."
 
"This will not save the environment, but will only mean that even in death Queenslanders are unable to escape the clutches of government bureaucracy gone mad."

"The Queensland Party supports climate policy that will reduce temperatures rather than raise taxes and costs."
 
The Queensland Party
12 April 2011
Funeral Emissions Inquiry A Waste of Money

Permanent Link: Funeral Emissions Inquiry A Waste of Money
Publish Date: 14 Apr 11

The Queensland Party :
GPO Box 1304, Brisbane Qld 4001, Queensland Wide

Comments / Have your say

comments powered by Disqus

All articles submitted by third parties or written by My Sunshine Coast come under our Disclaimer / Terms of Service




view all

Latest Sunshine Coast Events

CANCELLED Drover's Run (Join the Herd)
CANCELLED Drover's Run (Join the Herd)
Starts: Sunday 30th November 2014
Noosa Chamber of Commerce Christmas Party
Noosa Chamber of Commerce Christmas Party
Starts: Tuesday 9th December 2014
Noosa Yacht & Rowing Club
Christmas Wrapping at the Nambour Plaza
Christmas Wrapping at the Nambour Plaza
Starts: Thursday 11th December 2014
Nambour Plaza

Recent Article Comments



Coast News sign up form

Coast News Form

First
Last
*
*
*
*
Please fill the text in this image in the field below to assist us in eliminating spam