No. 4

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                            THURSDAY 13 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             Suspension of Standing Orders

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

                    far suspended as to enable Notices of Motion (Government Business) 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.

 

 3             Animal and Plant Control (Agricultural Protection and Other Purposes) (Immunity from                                Liability) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Agriculture (Hon.L.M.F Arnold), pursuant to order, moved - That he

                    have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Animal and Plant Control 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 Lewis, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday next.

 

 4             Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Notices of Motion (Government Business) Nos 2 and 3 be postponed and

                    taken into consideration on motion.

 

 5             Botanic Gardens (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                The Minister for Environment and Planning (Hon.S.M. Lenehan), pursuant to order, moved - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Botanic Gardens Act 1978.

                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 Oswald, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday next.

 

 6             Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No.1 be postponed and taken

                    into consideration after Notices of Motion (Other Business).

 

  7            Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Notices of Motion (Other Business) Nos 1 to 4 be Notices of

                    Motion for Thursday next.

 

  8            Address in Reply

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

                    adopted.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on the motion of Hon. J.L. Cashmore, that the debate be further adjourned and

                    resumed on motion.

 

  9            Message from the Governor

                The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                South Australian Country Arts Trust Bill - Recommending                                     Message No.4

                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 South Australian Country

                    Arts Trust Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 13 August 1992                              R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 10          Petitions Nos 18 and 19

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

 

                18 Dr Armitage, from 625 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government not to repeal the gaming machine legislation.

 

                19 Mr Lewis, from 249 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Federal Government to retain the Australian flag.

 

 11          Legislative Review Committee - Report

                Mr McKee brought up the Eleventh Report, 1992 of the Legislative Review Committee.

                Report received.

 

 12          Legislative Review Committee - Report

                Mr McKee brought up the Twelfth Report, 1992 of the Legislative Review Committee.

                Report received and read as follows:

                    The Legislative Review Committee has the honour to report that the Regulations under the Boating Act 1974 concerning Hire and Drive Commencement, made on 30 April and laid on the Table of this House on 6 May 1992, be disallowed as were the substantive Regulations on 29 April 1992 in the Legislative Council.

 

 13          Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 14          Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings brought up the Second Report, 1992 of the Environment, Resources

                    and Development Committee relating to Supplementary Development Plans.

                Report received.

 

 15          Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed that the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 16          Business resumed

                Ordered - That Notices of Motion (Government Business) Nos 2 and 3 be now resumed.

 

 17          Police Superannuation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

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

                    leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Police Superannuation 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 Tuesday next.

 

 18          Racing (Dividend Adjustment) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Recreation and Sport (Hon.M.K. Mayes), pursuant to order, moved -

                    That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Racing Act 1976.

                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 Oswald, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday next.

                       

 19          Address in Reply

                Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Address be adopted - be

                    now   resumed.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Heron, that the debate be further adjourned until Tuesday next.

 

 20          Adjournment

                House adjourned at 5.03 p.m. until Tuesday next at 2.00 p.m.                         

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Thursday 20 August 1992

                Notices of Motion: Other Business -

 

Dr Armitage to move - That this House expresses its sincere and profound admiration at the

                dazzling display of political flexibility exhibited by the Minister for Environment and Planning, which, with respect to Hackney Tram Barn A, required her to adopt a position on 11 August 1992 totally opposite to her stance of the previous day.

 

Mr McKee to move - That the Regulations under the Boating Act 1974 relating to Hire and Drive

                Commencement made on 30 April and laid on the Table of this House on 6 May 1992, be

                disallowed.

               

For Thursday 27 August 1992

                Notice of Motion: Other Business -

 

Mr Holloway to move - That this House calls for a moratorium on tariff reductions,

                particularly for the motor vehicle and textile, clothing and footwear industries, until the national economy has recovered and it can be demonstrated that those industries are in a position to withstand any such reductions.

 

                                                                                                                         

 

 

 

 

 

                Present during the day - All the Members except Mr D.S. Baker, Hon.J.C. Bannon and

                    Mr Blacker.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER                            

                                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY