No 5

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 11 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††† Papers

†††† The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

State Electoral Department - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Department of Transport - Report, 1994-95

Passenger Transport Board -

†† Report, 1994-95

†† Service Charter

 

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

Corporation - By-laws -

†† Elizabeth -

††††† No 1 - Permits and Penalties

††††† No 2 - Moveable Signs

††††† No 3 - Council Land

††††† No 4 - Inflammable Undergrowth††††

††††† No 5 - Animals and Birds

††††† No 6 - Bees

††††† No 7 - Dogs

††††† No 8 - Cats

†† Mount Gambier -

††††† No 6 - Creatures

District Council - By-laws -

†† Ridley-Truro -

††††† No 1 - Permits and Penalties

††††† No 2 - Street Hawkers and Traders

††††† No 3 - Bees

††††† No 4 - Animals and Birds

††††† No 5 - Garbage Removal

††††† No 6 - Dogs

††††† No 7 - Petrol Pumps

††††† No 8 - Height of Fences, Hedges, Trees, Shrubs and Hoardings

††††† No 9 - Water on Public Roadways

††††† No 10 - Loading and Unloading of Goods on Public Roadways

††††† No 11 - Prevention and Suppression of Nuisances Relating to Public Roadways

††††† No 12 - Repeal of By-Laws.

West Beach Trust - Report, 1994-95

 

3††† Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

4††† Legislative Review Committee - Reports - Fourth Report and Discussion Paper No 1 on the †† Scrutiny of National Scheme Legislation and the Desirability of Uniform Scrutiny Principles

Mr Cummins brought up the Fourth Report of the Committee.

†††† Report received.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Report of the Committee being Discussion Paper No 1 on the Scrutiny of National Scheme Legislation and the Desirability of Uniform Scrutiny Principles.

†††† Report received.

 

5††† Public Works Committee - Report - Aldinga Waste Water Treatment Plant and Reuse Scheme

Mr Ashenden brought up the Fourteenth Report of the Committee.

†††† Report received.

†††† Ordered to be printed (Paper No 184).

 

6††† Grievance debate

†††† The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

†††† Debate ensued.

†††† Question put and passed.

 

7††† Suspension of Standing Orders

The Deputy Premier, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable - That for the remainder of the Session, Standing Orders be so far suspended in relation to Private Members' Business as to provide that-

(a)†† unless otherwise ordered, the House meets on each Thursday at 10.30 am

(b)†† on Thursdays, Private Members' Business takes precedence in the following manner:

(i)†††† 10.30 am - 12.00 noon - Bills, motions for disallowance of regulations and motions with respect to Committees;

(ii)††† 12.00 noon - 1.00 pm - Other Motions, provided that -

(A)† Notices of Motion will take priority over Orders of the Day in (i) and unless otherwise ordered, for the first 30 minutes in (ii);

(B)† if all business in (i) is completed before the allotted time the House proceeds to (ii);

(C)† if all business in (ii) is completed before 1.00 pm on Thursdays the sitting of the House is suspended until 2.00 pm.

(c)†† the following time limits will apply -

†† Mover, 15 minutes;

†† One Member opposing the question, as deputed by the Speaker, 15 minutes;

†† Other Members, 10 minutes;

†† Mover in reply, 5 minutes;

†† provided that -

(i)†††† an extension of 15 minutes may be granted, by leave, to a Member moving the second reading of a Bill;

(ii)††† leave to continue remarks may not be sought by any Member, but a Member speaking when the allotted time for that category of business is completed has the right to be heard first when the debate is next called on.

(d)†† Notices of Questions ordinarily handed in by 9.00 am on Thursdays must be handed in to the Clerk Assistant by the adjournment of the House on the preceding day.

 

Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.


8††† Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

War Terms Regulation Act Repeal Bill††††††††††††† ††††† Message No 7

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to repeal the War Terms Regulation Act 1920, 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.

††††

†††† The Deputy Premier moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

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

 

9††† Tobacco Products (Licensing) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

The Treasurer (Hon S J Baker), pursuant to notice, 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 Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10†† Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 2 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 2.

 

11†† Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the second reading of this Bill.

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

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

 

12†† Address in Reply

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

Debate resumed.

†††† Question put and passed.

 

13†† Report of the Auditor-General, 1994-95 - Motion to note

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

†††† Debate ensued.

 

14†† Extension of time for adjournment

The Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

15†† Report of the Auditor-General, 1994-95 - Motion to note

†††† Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

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

 

16†† Adjournment

†††† House adjourned at 11.30 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Thursday 12 October 1995

††††† Notice of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Minister for Mines and Energy to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to regulate prospecting and mining for opals and other precious stones; and to make related amendments to the Mining Act 1971.

 

††††† Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees /Regulations-

 

Mr Clarke to move - That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 concerning Ban on Net Fishing, gazetted on 31 August and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995, be disallowed.

 

Mr Ashenden to move - That the Fourteenth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Aldinga Waste Water Treatment Plant and Re-use Scheme, be noted.

 

††††† Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Scalzi to move - That this House congratulates South Australian playwright and director of Doppio Teatro, Teresa Crea, on winning the first National Award for Cultural Diversity in the Arts and recognises her contribution to multiculturalism.

 

For Thursday 19 October 1995

††††† Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Andrew to move - That this House condemns the Federal Government for its failure to respond to the Industry Commissionsí Inquiry into the Wine Industry, and for failing to use the opportunity to reject any options for an increase or change to the current taxation status of the wine industry.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G M Gunn

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† SPEAKER

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY