No. 2

 

                    VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                           OF THE

 

                      HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                ____________

 

 

                          TUESDAY 15 FEBRUARY 1994

 

 

 1   Meeting of House

     The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. G.M. Gunn) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

 2   Message from the Governor

     The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

     Supply Bill 1994 - Recommending                         Message No. 1

     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 1994.

     Government House, 15 February 1994                R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 3   Petitions Nos 7 to 13

     The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for presentation:

 

     7  Mr Atkinson, from 694 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the      Government to restrict the sale of materials used for graffiti.

 

     8  Mr Becker, from 124 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the      Government to re-introduce capital punishment for crimes of homicide.

 

     9  Mr Becker, from 337 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the      Government to phase out intensive animal husbandry practices.

 

     10 Mr Becker, from 17 180 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to allow the extension to the trading hours for shopping centres and supermarkets.

 

     11 Mr Becker, from 1 264 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the      Government not to allow the use of plastic milk bottles.

 

     12 Mr Cummins, from 320 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to ensure a program for supported accommodation assistance to homeless youth continues.

 

     13 Mrs Rosenberg, from 362 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to retain current staff and class structures at Aldinga Primary School.

 


 

 4   Papers

     The following Papers were tabled:

 

     By the Deputy Premier (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

        Classification of Publications Board - Report, 1992-93

        Commissioner for Consumer Affairs - Report, 1992-93

        Evidence Act - Report of the Attorney-General relating to Suppression Orders, 1992-93

        Legal Practitioners Complaints Committee - Report, 1992-93

        South Australian Office of Financial Supervision - Report, 1992-93

 

     By the Treasurer (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

        Friendly Societies - Amendments to General Laws and Rules - Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Grand Lodge of South Australia

 

     By the Minister for Infrastructure (Hon. J.W. Olsen) -

        Electricity Trust of South Australia Contributory Superannuation Scheme - Report, 1992-93

        Ministerial Statement - Goolwa - Hindmarsh Island Bridge Link

 

     By the Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations

     (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

        Corporation By-laws -

            Port Adelaide - No. 12 - Movable Signs

            Walkerville - No. 36 - Movable Signs

        District Council By-laws -

            Clare - No.  2 - Movable Signs

            Murat Bay - No. 16 - Movable Signs

            Willunga -

              No.  1 - Permits and Penalties

              No.  2 - Movable Signs

 

     By the Minister for Primary Industries (Hon. D.S. Baker) -

        Fisheries Act - Regulations - Marine Scalefish - Transfer of Licence

 

     By the Minister for Correctional Services (Hon. W.A. Matthew) -

        Correctional Services Advisory Council of South Australia - Report, 1992-93

 

     By the Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon. R.B. Such) -

        The Flinders University of South Australia -

           Report, 1992

           Amendments to Statutes.

 

 5   Questions

     Questions without notice were asked.

 

 6   Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

     Standing Orders Committee - Notification of appointment       Message No. 1

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has appointed a Standing Orders Committee consisting of the President, the Hon. K.T. Griffin, the Hon. C.J. Sumner, the Hon. G. Weatherill and the Hon. R.I. Lucas (Minister for Education and Children's Services), 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, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT


 

     Printing Committee - Notification of appointment        Message No. 2

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has appointed a Printing Committee consisting of the Hon. J.C. Irwin, the Hon. M.S. Feleppa, the Hon. B.S.L. Pfitzner, the Hon. A.J. Redford and the 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, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Joint Parliamentary Service Committee - Notification of appointment Message No. 3

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that, pursuant to section 5 of the Parliament (Joint Services) Act 1985, it has appointed two Members to act with the President as Members of the Joint Parliamentary Service Committee.  The said two Members are the Hon. J.C. Irwin and the Hon. T. Crothers.  The Legislative Council has also appointed the Hon. B.S.L. Pfitzner as the alternate Member of the Committee to the President, the Hon. A.J. Redford the alternate Member to the Hon. J.C. Irwin and the Hon. J.A.W. Levy the alternate Member to the Hon. T. Crothers.

     Legislative Council, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Environment, Resources and Development Committee -

        Notification of appointment                          Message No. 4

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that, pursuant to section 20(2) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991, the following members have been appointed to the Environment, Resources and Development Committee the Hon. M.J. Elliott, the Hon.  T.G. Roberts and the Hon. C.V. Schaefer.

     Legislative Council, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Social Development Committee - Notification of appointment          Message No. 5

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that, pursuant to section 20(2) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991, the following Members have been appointed to the Social Development Committee the Hon. S.M. Kanck, the Hon. B.S.L. Pfitzner and the Hon. C.A. Pickles.

     Legislative Council, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Legislative Review Committee - Notification of appointment          Message No. 6

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that, pursuant to section 20(2) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991, the following Members have been appointed to the Legislative Review Committee the Hon. M.S. Feleppa, the Hon. R.D. Lawson and the Hon. R.R. Roberts.

     Legislative Council, 10 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

 7   Address in Reply

     Order of the Day read for consideration of the Address in Reply.

     Mrs Penfold moved - That the following Address in Reply to Her Excellency's Opening Speech be adopted:

     To Her Excellency, Dame Roma Mitchell, Companion of the Order of Australia, Dame Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, Governor in and over the State of South Australia and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia:

     May it Please Your Excellency -

     1. We, the Members of the House of Assembly, express our thanks for the Speech with which Your Excellency was pleased to open Parliament.

     2. We assure Your Excellency that we will give our best attention to the matters placed before us.

     3. We earnestly join in Your Excellency's prayer for the Divine blessing on the proceedings of the Session.

     Debate ensued.


 

 8   Message from the Legislative Council

     The following Message from the Legislative Council was received and read:

 

     University of South Australia - Resolution re           Message No. 7

     MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Resolution for an Address to Her Excellency The Governor contained in Message No. 1 from the House of Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 15 February 1994             H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

 9   Address in Reply

     Debate (interrupted by receipt of the foregoing Message) resumed.

     Ordered, on motion of Mr Condous, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10   Adjournment

     The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) moved - That the House do now adjourn.

     Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

     House adjourned at 10.11 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

 

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                       MOTION WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

     For Thursday 3 March 1994

        Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

     Mr Quirke to move - That this House congratulates those members of the CFS and MFS who      recently fought bushfires in New South Wales and recognizes the contribution of all those other firefighters who remained in South Australia during this period minding the "fort".

 

 

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     Present during the day - All Members except Hon. M.H. Armitage.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                            G.M. Gunn

                                                            SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK