No 8

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 18 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    Petition No 21

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

 

21 Mrs Greig, from 19 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    Paper

The Speaker laid on the table:

 

Employee Ombudsman - Report, 1994-95.

Ordered to be printed (Paper No 72).

 

4    Paper

The following Paper was tabled:

 

By the Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

Director of Public Prosecutions - Report, 1994-95.

 

5    Public Works Committee - Report - Wirrina Resort Development First Report: Development Overview

Mr Ashenden brought up the Fifteenth  Report of the Committee.

     Report received.

     Ordered to be printed (Paper No 186).

 

6    Legislative Review Committee - Reports - Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Annual Report, 1994-95

Mr Cummins brought up the Fifth Report of the Committee.

     Report received and read as follows:

 

The Legislative Review Committee has the honour to report that it is of the opinion that the following by-laws should be disallowed on the grounds that the by-laws contain a provision which is ultra vires. By-laws referred to:-

 


No 4 of the  District Council of Tumby Bay, in respect of Dogs, gazetted on 10 August 1995 and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995.

 

        and

 

No 6 of the  District Council of Ridley-Truro, in respect of Dogs, gazetted on 7 September 1995 and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995.

 

The Committee is also of the opinion that the by-laws have not satisfied statutory requirements in regard to section 90(5) of the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Sixth Report of the Committee.

     Report received and read as follows:

 

The Legislative Review Committee has the honour to report that it is of the opinion that By-Law No 12 of the District Council of Tumby Bay, in respect of Traders, gazetted on 10 August 1995 and laid on   the Table of this House on 26 September 1995, be disallowed on the grounds that the by-law contains a provision which is ultra vires.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Seventh Report of the Committee.

     Report received.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Report of the Committee being the Annual Report, 1994-95.

     Report received (Paper No 187).

 

7    Questions

     Questions without notice were asked.

Ordered - That the period for asking questions without notice be extended by five minutes.

     Questions without notice resumed.

 

8    Grievance debate

     The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

     Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

9    Housing Co-operatives (Housing Associations) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon J K G Oswald), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Housing Co-operatives Act 1991.

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 Ms Hurley, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10   Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Dispute Resolution) 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 17 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 without amendment.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11   Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

Telecommunications (Interception) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill          Message No 10

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

     Legislative Council, 18 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Bill read a first time.

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

 

Constitution (Salary of the Governor and Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill                                                                Message No 11

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an act to amend the Constitution Act 1934, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of  Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 18 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Bill read a first time.

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

 

Motor Vehicles (Heavy Vehicles Registration Charges) Amendment Bill Message No 12

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an act to amend the Motor Vehicles Act 1959 and to make consequential amendments to the Stamp Duties Act 1923, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

 

The Legislative Council draws the attention of the House of Assembly to clause No 17, printed in erased type, which clause, being a money clause, cannot originate in the Legislative Council, but which is deemed necessary to the Bill.

     Legislative Council, 18 October 1995              H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

     Bill read a first time.

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

 

12   Extension of sitting

The Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon G A Ingerson) moved - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

13   Adjournment

The Minister for Industrial Affairs moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 6.12 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Thursday 19 October 1995

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

 

Mr Caudell to move - That the Environment, Resources and Development Committee investigate the merits of the recommendations outlined in the Member for Mitchell’s Report on Benzene and Aromatics in Premium and Regular Unleaded Petrol Exhaust and Evaporative Emissions - Health and Environmental Risks.

 

Mr Ashenden to move - That the Fifteenth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Wirrina Resort Development: (Development Overview), be noted.

 

Mr Cummins to move - That By-law No 4 of the District Council of Tumby Bay relating to Dogs, gazetted on 10 August and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995, be disallowed.

 

Mr Cummins to move - That By-law No 6 of the District Council of Ridley-Truro relating to Dogs, gazetted on 7 September and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995, be disallowed.

 

Mr Cummins to move - That By-law No 12 of the District Council of Tumby Bay relating to Traders, gazetted on 10 August and laid on the Table of this House on 26 September 1995, be disallowed.

 

 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Venning to move - That this House notes the outstanding success of the 5th International Barossa Music Festival and how it attracted visitors from interstate and overseas and became a cultural, tourist focal point for South Australia.

 

 

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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