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1 November 2012

New tattooing, piercing and body modification laws came into force in South Australia on 15 November 2012.

31 October 2012

The Minister for Business Services and Consumers John Rau will today introduce legislation to better protect the interests of people involved in the rental market.

31 October 2012

Vehicle clamping, publishing of names and selling the homes of fine dodgers are amongst unprecedented new measures to be tabled in Parliament today.

25 October 2012

The State Government and Adelaide City Council have today announced a partnership for a comprehensive review of CCTV usage in the Adelaide CBD.

23 October 2012

Temporary tattoos, makeup and glow-in-the-dark nail polish have been removed from sale in a recent pre-Halloween product safety crackdown by Consumer and Business Services.

21 October 2012

The Attorney-General John Rau has today confirmed that he will appeal the decision of the Honourable Chief Justice Christopher Kourakis in the matter of Bell v Police, delivered on 17 October 2012.

18 October 2012

The Minister for Planning John Rau has today introduced legislation to streamline planning approvals for code compliant new housing.

17 October 2012

The community is being asked for feedback on proposed measures to curb alcohol-fuelled violence in and around our late-night venues.

12 October 2012

An unqualified plumber from the western suburbs has continued to do plumbing work despite having his registration suspended in February.

11 October 2012

Children’s sleepwear and cosmetic items have been removed from sale as part of a product safety surveillance program across regional and metropolitan South Australia.


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