Greens MLC Colleen Hartland has criticised the government for its mixed stance on abortion law reform.

"I personally support a woman's right to choose. So do the vast majority of people who have contacted my office," said Ms Hartland.

Greens MLC Colleen Hartland has given qualified support for some provisions of the government’s Abortion Law Reform Bill 2008.

Greens MLC Sue Pennicuik successfully moved to have the economics of the channel deepening project referred to the new upper house Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration in Parliament. The motion was supported by the Liberal and National Parties and the DLP and opposed by the government in parliament last night.

Greens MLC Colleen Hartland won the unanimous support of Parliament today for widespread action and reform following the Tottenham Chlorine Fire of December 2007.