No 7

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 17 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 19 and 20

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

 

19 and 20 The Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon R B Such) and
Mr Evans, from 420 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to restore School Service Officers’ hours to the level that existed when the Government assumed office.

 

3    Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 2, 4, 7, 8, 13, 15, 16 and 18 and a question without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

4    Papers

The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

Attorney-General’s Department - Report, 1994-95

Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee - Report, 1994-95

Regulations under the following Acts -

   Environment, Resources and Development Court - Native Title Fees

   Native Title (South Australia) - Principle

Rules of Court

Environment, Resources and Development Court - Environment, Resources and Development Court Act - Mining Application

Environment, Resources and Development Court (Native Title) - Environment, Resources and Development Court Act - Native Title Rules 1995

South Australian Office of Financial Supervision - Report, 1994-95

State Clothing Corporation - Report, 1994-95

 

By the Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon G A Ingerson) -

Industrial Relations Court and Industrial Relations Commission - Report, 1994-95

Workers Compensation Review Panel - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Adelaide Festival Centre - Report, 1994-95

Arts and Cultural Development, Department for the - Report, 1994-95

Economic Development Authority - Report, 1994-95

History Trust of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

MFP Development Corporation - Report, 1994-95

South Australian Museum Board - Report, 1994-95

State Opera of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

State Theatre Company of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

Statutory Authorities Review Committee - Response to Third Interim Report - Review of the Electricity Trust of South Australia (Accounting Issues)

 

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

Charter for ETSA Corporation - 1995

 

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

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

 

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

Greyhound Racing Board - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Fisheries Act - Regulations - Fishery Management Committee

South Eastern Water Conservation and Drainage Board - Report, 1994-95

 

By the Minister for Mines and Energy (Hon D S Baker) -

Mining Act - Regulations - Native Title Amendments

 

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

Land Acquisition Act - Regulations - Forms.

 

5    Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

6    Grievance debate

     The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

     Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

7    Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

     Summary Offences (Indecent or Offensive Material ) Amendment Bill         Message No 8

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Summary Offences Act 1953, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 12 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.


 

     South Australian Country Arts Trust (Review) Amendment Bill         Message No 9

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the South Australian Country Arts Act 1992, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 12 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Bill read a first time.

     The Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education moved - That this Bill be now read a     second time.

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

 

8    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Dispute Resolution) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Industrial Affairs, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation 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.

 

9    Stamp Duties (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                        Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                        New clause No 3A inserted.

                        Clauses Nos 4 and 5 agreed to.

                        Title agreed to.

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     The House having resumed:

Mr Bass reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same with an amendment.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

10   Payroll Tax (Exemption) Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.


11   Land Tax (Home Unit Companies) Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 

12   Leave of absence - Hon H Allison

Mr Bass, without notice, moved - That two weeks leave of absence be granted to the Member for Gordon, Hon H Allison, on account of ill health.

     Question put and passed.

 

13   Adjournment

     The Deputy Premier moved - That the House do now adjourn.

     Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

     House adjourned at 4.42 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Wednesday 18 October 1995

Notice of Motion: Government Business-

  

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Housing Co-operatives Act 1991.

 

For Thursday 19 October 1995

Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Brokenshire to move - That this House condemns the Australian Labor Party for locking out a political journalist from the Australian Labor Party’s annual conference because he was not a member of a union.

 

Mrs Kotz to move - That this House commends and acknowledges the international recognition of the excellence of the electronics course presented at the Torrens Valley Institute of TAFE and further acknowledges the role played by the State’s education and training facilities in the development of new industries contributing to South Australia’s resurging economy.

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     Present during the day - All Members except Hon H Allison (on leave).

 

 

 

 

                                                  G M Gunn

                                                  SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY