No 4

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 10 OCTOBER 1995

 

 

1    Meeting of House

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

 

2    Petitions Nos 12 to 15

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

 

12 The Premier (Hon D C Brown), from 147 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to legislate to retain public ownership, control, management and operation of the supply of water and the collection and treatment of sewerage.

 

13 and 14  Mr Brindal and Mr Meier, from 366 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to review and rescind the proposed reduction in the number of hours worked by School Service Officers.

 

15 Mr Meier, from 162 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to upgrade the road from Glen Boree Corner to National Highway 1.

 

3    Legislative Council Vacancy - Assembly of Members of the Two Houses - Minutes

The Speaker tabled the Minutes of the Assembly of Members of the two Houses, held today, for the election of a Member of the Legislative Council to hold the place rendered vacant by the resignation of Hon M S Feleppa, at which Mr Paolo Nocella was elected.

 

4    Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 3 and 6 were tabled by the Speaker.

 

5    Papers

The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

Australian Financial Institutions Commission - Report, 1994-95

Rules of Court -

   District Court - District Court Act - Guardianship and Administration Act

   Magistrates Court - Magistrates Court Act -

      Restraining Orders

      Summons - Failure to comply

   Supreme Court - Supreme Court Act - Guardianship and Administration Act

Youth Court Act - Regulations - Fees


By the Treasurer (Hon S J Baker) -

South Australian Housing Trust - Financial Statements, 1994-95

State Services, Department for - Report, 1994-95

State Supply Board - Addendum to Report, 1994-95

 

By the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development
(Hon J W Olsen) -

Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Response to Sixteenth Report - Inquiry into Compulsory Motor Vehicle Inspections

 

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

ETSA Corporation - Report, 1994-95

Sewerage Act - Regulations - Charges - AWT Systems

 

By the Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) -

Regulations under the following Act -

   Reproductive Technology -

      Code of Ethical Clinical Practice

      Code of Ethical Research Practice

 

By the Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations
(Hon J K G Oswald) -

Development Assessment Commission - Report on Demolition - Tenterden House

 

By the Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing (Hon J K G Oswald) -

Rules of Racing - Racing Act -

   Harness Racing Board - Mobile Phones

   Off-Course Totalizator Rules

   On-Course Totalizator Rules

 

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

Soil Conservation Council - Report, 1994-95

South Australian Timber Corporation - Report, 1994-95

 

By the Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources (Hon D C Wotton) -

Economic and Finance Committee - Response to Fifteenth Report - Inquiry into the Disbursement of Grant Funds by South Australian Government Agencies

 

By the Minister for Family and Community Services (Hon D C Wotton) -

Economic and Finance Committee - Response to Fifteenth Report - Inquiry into the Disbursement of Grant Funds by South Australian Government Agencies

 

By the Minister for the Ageing (Hon D C Wotton) -

Commissioner for the Ageing - Report, 1994-95

Economic and Finance Committee - Response to Fifteenth Report - Inquiry into the Disbursement of Grant Funds by South Australian Government Agencies

 

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

Construction Industry Training Board - Report, 1994-95

Non-Government Schools Registration Board - Report, 1994-95

University of Adelaide -

   Report, 1994

   Statutes, 1994.


6    Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

7    Grievance debate

     The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

     Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

8    Gas (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Mines and Energy (Hon D S Baker), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Gas Act 1988.

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 Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

9    Address in Reply

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

     Debate resumed.

 

10   Suspension and resumption of sitting

     At 5.54 pm the sitting of the House was suspended.

     At 7.30 pm the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

11   Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

     Printing Committee - Appointment of Member              Message No 4

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has appointed the Hon P Nocella to the Printing Committee in place of the Hon M S Feleppa, resigned.

     Legislative Council, 10 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Legislative Review Committee - Appointment of Member          Message No 5

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has appointed the Hon P Nocella to the Legislative Review Committee in place of the Hon M S Feleppa, resigned.

     Legislative Council, 10 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill            Message No 6

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 10 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Bill read a first time.

     Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

12   Address in Reply

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

     Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, by leave, that the debate be further adjourned until tomorrow.

 

13   Adjournment

     The Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) moved - That the House do now adjourn.

     Debate ensued.




Member named

The Speaker named the Member for Torrens (Mrs Geraghty) for wilfully disregarding the authority of the Chair.

 

Member's apology

The Honourable Member having made an apology which was accepted by the Speaker:

Debate resumed.

 

     Question put and passed.

     House adjourned at 10.17 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

     For Tuesday 11 October 1995

      Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Treasurer to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Tobacco Products (Licensing) Act 1986.

 

The Deputy Premier to move - That the Report of the Auditor-General, 1994-95, be noted.

 

For Thursday 13 October 1995

      Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Cummins to move - That this House condemns the proposed change to production of ABC local current affairs programs and in particular the 7.30 Report and calls on the ABC Board to reverse any decision that limits local current affairs and calls on the Board not to interfere with or reduce local production of current affairs and news programs in the future.

 

Mrs Rosenberg to move - That this House congratulates all TransAdelaide employees at the Lonsdale Depot for winning the recent tender for contracting of outer south bus services and notes in particular the competitive nature of the tender, and further the House recognises the substantial savings this successful tender will give to the Passenger Transport Board to be used to improve further transport in the outer south.

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Present during the day - All Members except Hon H Allison, Mr Becker, Hon F T Blevins,
Mr Buckby and Mr Wade.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                            G M Gunn

                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY