No. 2

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                              TUESDAY 11 AUGUST 1992

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Messages from the Governor

                The following Messages from the Governor were received and read:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Supply Bill (No.2) 1992 - Recommending                       Message No.2

                The Governor recommends to the House of Assembly the appropriation of such amounts

                    of money as may be required for the purposes mentioned in the Supply Bill (No.2) 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 11 August 1992                                              R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

                Tobacco Products (Licensing) (Fees) Amendment Bill -

                    Recommending                                                                                                                Message No.3

                The Governor recommends to the House of Assembly the appropriation of such amounts of

                    money as may be required for the purposes mentioned in the Tobacco Products (Licensing) (Fees) Amendment Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 11 August 1992                                              R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 3             Petitions Nos 7 to 13

                The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for

                    presentation:

 

                No. 7 Minister of Industry, Trade and Technology (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold), from 367

                    residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to increase penalties for juvenile offenders.

 

                No. 8 Mr Becker, from 463 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to maintain The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Rehabilitation Wood-work Centre.

 

                No. 9 Mr Becker, from 821 residents of South Australia, requesting the Government to

                    maintain bus route 275.

 

                No.10 Mr Brindal, from 239 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to re-open the southern side of Morphett Road.

 

                No.11 Mr Hamilton, from 610 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to repeal the gaming machines legislation.

 

                No.12 Mr Hamilton, from 12 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government to stop reduced standards being created by publishers of magazines and posters debasing women.

 

                No.13 Mrs Hutchison, from 182 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to introduce gaming machines into hotels and clubs in South Australia.

 

 4             Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

                By the Deputy Premier (Hon.D.J. Hopgood) -

                    Remuneration Tribunal - Reports Relating to Determinations -

                               Member for Alexandra.

                               Judiciary - Travelling Allowances.

 

                By the Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) -

                    Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation - Declaration, 6 August 1992.

                    Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in Education and Related

                    Training between the Governments of Australia and the United States of America.

 

                By the Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

                    Road Traffic Act 1961 - Regulations - Traffic Prohibition - Port Augusta.

 

                By the Minister for Environment and Planning (Hon.S.M. Lenehan) -

                    Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1985 - Regulations - Code of Practice - Animals

                     for Scientific Purposes.

 

                By the Minister of Labour (Hon. R.J. Gregory) -

                    Industrial Court and Commission of South Australia - Report, 1991-92.

 

 5             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 6             Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 7             Messages from the Legislative Council

                The following Messages from the Legislative Council were received and read:

 

                Standing Orders Committee - Notification of appointment                                         Message No.2

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has appointed a Standing Orders Committee

                    consisting of the President, Hon. K.T. Griffin, Hon.R.I. Lucas, Hon.R.R.Roberts and Hon.C.J. Sumner (Attorney-General), with power to act during the recess and to confer or sit as a Joint Committee with any Standing Orders Committee of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 6 August 1992                                                  G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Printing Committee - Notification of appointment                                                                        Message No.3

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has appointed a Printing Committee

                    consisting of Hon.H.P.K. Dunn, Hon.M.S. Feleppa, Hon.R.J. Ritson, Hon.R.R.Roberts and Hon.T.G.Roberts, with power to act during the recess and to confer or sit as a Joint Committee with any Printing Committee of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 6 August 1992                                                  G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Joint Parliamentary Service Committee - Notification of

                    alternate Member                                                                                                           Message No.4

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has

                    appointed Hon.R.R.Roberts to be the alternate Member to the President on the Joint Parliamentary Service Committee, pursuant to section 5 of the Parliament (Joint Services) Act 1985.

                Legislative Council, 6 August 1992                                                  G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

 8             Suspension of Standing Orders

                The Deputy Premier (Hon.D.J. Hopgood), without notice, moved - That Standing Orders

                    be so far suspended as to enable Notices of Motion: Government Business Nos 1 to 3 to be taken into consideration forthwith.                                               

                Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute

                    majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

 9             Ambulance Services Bill                                                                  

                The Minister of Health (Hon.D.J. Hopgood), pursuant to order, moved - That he have

                    leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the licensing of persons who provide ambulance services; to repeal the Ambulance Services Act 1985; and for other purposes.

                Question put and passed.                                                                                                        

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

                The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Dr Armitage, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10            Supported Residential Facilities Bill

                    The Minister for the Aged (Hon.D.J.Hopgood), pursuant to order, moved - That he have

                    leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to make provision in relation to the care of persons in certain residential facilities; to make related amendments to the Mental Health Act 1977 and the South Australian Health Commission Act 1976; and for other purposes.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

                The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Dr Armitage, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

11            Gaming Machines Bill

                 The Minister of Finance (Hon.F.T.Blevins), pursuant to order, moved - That the Gaming

                    Machines Bill 1992 be restored to the Notice Paper as a lapsed Bill, pursuant to the Constitution Act 1934.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Ordered - That consideration of Message No.1 from the Legislative Council relating to the

                    Gaming Machines Bill be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

12            Suspension of Standing Orders

                 The Deputy Premier, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended

                    as to enable the introduction of five Bills without notice, forthwith.

                 Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute

                    majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

13            Supply Bill (No.2) 1992

                    The Minister of Finance, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a

                    Bill for an Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the financial year ending on 30 June 1993.

                    Question put and passed.

 

 

                    Bill presented and read a first time.

                    The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                    Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

14                Debits Tax (Rates) Amendment Bill

                          The Minister of Finance, pursuant to notice, order - That he have leave to introduce a

                          Bill for an Act to amend the Debits Tax Act 1990.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill presented and read a first time.

                    The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                    Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.                                                    

15               Tobacco Products (Licensing) (Fees) Amendment Bill

                          The Minister of Finance, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a

                          Bill for an Act to amend the Tobacco Products (Licensing) Act 1986.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill presented and read a first time.

                    The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                    Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

16               Stamp Duties (Rates) Amendment Bill        

                    The Minister of Finance, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a

                          Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act 1923.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill presented and read a first time.

                    The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                    Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

                         

17               Liquor Licensing (Fees) Amendment Bill

                    The Minister of Finance, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a

                          Bill for an Act to amend the Liquor Licensing Act 1985.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill presented and read a first time.

                    The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                    Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

18               Address in Reply

                    Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Address be

                          adopted.

                    Debate resumed.

                    Ordered, on motion of Hon.B.C. Eastick, that the debate be further adjourned until

                          tomorrow.

 

19               Adjournment

                    The Minister of Labour moved - That the House do now adjourn.

                    Debate ensued.

                    Question put and passed.

                    House adjourned at 10.16 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                      

 

 

                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

 

For Thursday 13 August 1992

                    Notice of Motion: Government Business -

                   

                    The Minister of Recreation and Sport to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill

                          for an Act to amend the Racing Act 1976.

 

For Thursday 20 August 1992

                    Notices of Motion: Other Business -

 

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold to move - That this House supports the submission of the Riverland

                          Local Government Association, the Shire of Wentworth, the Shire of Mildura and the City of Mildura for the upgrading of the Sturt Highway and its inclusion in the National Road Network.

 

                    Mr De Laine to move - That this House congratulates members of the Australian

                          Olympic team, in particular the South Australian team members, for their marvellous overall performances in the Barcelona XXVth Olympiad.

 

                    Mr De Laine to move - That this House expresses its disappointment over the failure

                          of South Australia's bid to win the 1998 Commonwealth Games for Adelaide and recognises the magnificient effort put in by the Games bid team and all concerned and congratulates them on a job well done.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                          

 

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Hon.J.C. Bannon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                  N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                  SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY