GREENS - Ian Simons

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*Has signed a pledge to allow abortion at any stage of any pregnancy

Reference: http://www.fairagenda.org/qld_candidate_pledge

 

Answer

The Greens Party have not supplied responses to the questions so these responses have been referenced from their website here: https://greens.org.au/

 

1 – SEX AND GENDER THEORY EDUCATION

The Greens want radical gay and transgender sex education to be funded by the State Government –https://greens.org.au/news/qld/greens-attack-safe-schools-funding-cut

 

2 - ABORTION

From Greens party platform document - https://greens.org.au/policies/qld/reproductive-rights

Greens would Enact legislation that makes termination of pregnancy through appropriate surgical or pharmaceutical procedures a safe and legal choice for women, including by:

a) Repealing all provisions of the Queensland Criminal Code and other sanctions regarding termination from Queensland legislation, including sections 224, 225 and 226 of the Queensland Criminal Code 1899.

 

3 – EUTHANASIA

The greens support the introduction of euthanasia legislation in Qld. Greens' plan to legalise access to voluntary euthanasia and will introduce a private members’ Bill to allow voluntary euthanasia in Queensland. https://greens.org.au/search/node/euthanasia  

 

4 – OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

No answer.

 

5 – PROSTITUTION

No answer.

 

6 – HUMAN RIGHTS BILL

No answer

 

7 – CHILD SAFETY – FOSTER SYSTEM

From Greens website: https://greens.org.au/magazine/national/extend-support-foster-care

The Australian Greens believe that children and young people have a right to a loving and nurturing environment. We also consider that prevention strategies play a significant role in setting children and young people up for lifelong success and giving them a good start in life.