No 3

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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THURSDAY 16 SEPTEMBER 2004

 

 

1 Meeting of House

The House met pursuant to adjournment.

 

2 Absence of Speaker

The Clerk informed the House of the absence of the Speaker.

Hon R B Such (Chairman of Committees) took the chair as Deputy Speaker.

 

3 Prayers

The Deputy Speaker read prayers.

 

4 Address in Reply

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question That the draft Address be adopted.

Debate resumed.

Ordered, on motion of Mr Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be further adjourned and resumed on motion.

 

5 Petition No 9

The Clerk announced that the following Member had lodged a Petition for presentation:

 

9 Dr McFetridge, from 61 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to reject the proposal for the development of Stage 2B of the Holdfast Shores project on the Glenelg Foreshore, which includes a residential apartment building on the site of the Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club.

 

6 Papers

The Deputy Speaker laid on the Table the following report:

 

Members Annual Travel Report 2003-2004.

 

The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Premier (Hon M D Rann)

Government Board and Committees Information Listing of Board and Committees (by Portfolio) As At 30 June 2004 Volumes 1, 2 and 3

National Competition Policy Payments and the Water Sector Letter to the Prime Minister, dated 16 September 2004 and Press Release.

 

7 Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

8 Grievance debate

On motion of the Deputy Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

9 Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary Bill

The Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish a sanctuary to protect the dolphin population of the Port Adelaide River estuary and Barker Inlet and its natural habitat; to provide for the protection and enhancement of the Port Adelaide River estuary and Barker Inlet; to amend the Aquaculture Act 2001, the Coast Protection Act 1972, the Development Act 1993, the Environment Protection Act 1993, the Fisheries Act 1982, the Harbors and Navigation Act 1993, the Historic Shipwrecks Act 1981, the Mining Act 1971, the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972, the Native Vegetation Act 1991 and the Petroleum Act 2000; 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 Mr Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be adjourned until Monday 20 September.

 

10 Address in Reply

Ordered That the adjourned debate on the question That the draft Address be adopted be now resumed.

Debate resumed.

 

11 Extension of time for adjournment

Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Transport (Hon P L White), that the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 5.00 pm.

 

12 Address in Reply

Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

 

13 Extension of sitting

Ordered, on motion of the Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), that the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00pm.

 

14 Address in Reply

Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

Ordered, on motion of Dr McFetridge, that the debate be further adjourned until Monday 20 September.

 

15 Adjournment

House adjourned at 6.09 pm until Monday 20 September at 2.00 pm.

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members except the Speaker (Hon I P Lewis) and the Minister for the River Murray (Hon K A Maywald).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Lewis

SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY