No 10

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 9 NOVEMBER 1999

 

 

1       Meeting of House

The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon J K G Oswald) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Message from the Governor

         The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

         Alice Springs to Darwin Railway (Financial Commitment)

         Amendment Bill – Recommending                                         Message No 1

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 Alice Springs to Darwin Railway (Financial Commitment) Amendment Bill 1999.

         Government House, 9 November 1999                                         E J Neal, GOVERNOR

 

3       Petition No 15

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

 

15     Mr Scalzi, from 515 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to provide funding for continence aids for children with disabilities.

 

4       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 3, 19 and 28 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

5       Papers

         The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Premier (Hon J W Olsen) -

      Capital City Committee Adelaide – Report, 1998-99

      Department of the Premier and Cabinet – Report, 1998-99

 

By the Minister for Multicultural Affairs (Hon J W Olsen) -

      South Australian Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs Commission – Report, 1998-99

 

By the Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development

(Hon R G Kerin) -

      Regulations under the following Acts -

            Livestock - Exemptions

            Primary Industry Funding Schemes – Sheep Industry

            Veterinary Surgeons – Practice Fees

 


By the Minister for Human Services (Hon D C Brown) -

      Adelaide Festival Centre Trust – Report, 1998-99

      Art Gallery of South Australia Board – Report, 1998-99

      Carrick Hill Trust – Report, 1998-99

      Charitable and Social Welfare Fund – Report 1998-99

      Crown Development Report - Cooling Units, Giles Street Primary School

      History Trust of South Australia – Report, 1998-99

      Libraries Board of South Australia – Report, 1998-99

      Ministerial Statement – New Years Eve Taxi Surcharge

      South Australian Film Corporation – Report, 1998-99

      The State Opera of South Australia – Report, 1998-99

      State Theatre Company – Report, 1998-99

 

      Road Traffic Act – Regulations – Driving Hours

 

By the Minister for Education, Children’s Services and Training (Hon M R Buckby) -

      Regulations under the following Acts -

            Public Corporations -

                  Health Development

                  SA Co-ordinated Care Revocation

            Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia – Subject Variations

 

By the Minister for Environment and Heritage (Hon D C Kotz) -

      Martindale Hall Conservation Trust – Report, 1998-99

      Northern Adelaide and Barossa Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 1998-99

      Pastoral Board – Report, 1998-99

      Patawalonga Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 1998-99

      Torrens Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 1998-99

      South East Catchment Water Management Board – Report 1998-99

      State Water Plan 1995 – Report on Progress, 1998-99

      Wilderness Protection Act – Report 1998-99

 

      Water Resources Act – Regulations – Clare Valley

 

By the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs  (Hon D C Kotz) -

      State Aboriginal Heritage Committee – Report, 1998-99

 

By the Minister for Local Government (Hon M K Brindal) -

      Local Government Finance Authority of South Australia – Report, 1998-99

      Local Government Grants Commission South Australia – Report, 1998-99

      Local Government Superannuation Board – Report, 1998-99

 

By the Minister for Industry and Trade (Hon I F Evans) -

      Legal Practitioners Conduct Board – Report, 1998-99

      Listening Devices Act 1972 – Report, 1998-99

      SA Ambulance Service – Report, 1998-99

      South Australian Police – Statistical Review, 1998-99 - Erratum

      Summary Offences Act – Road Block Establishment Authorisations –

             1 April – 30 June 1999

      Summary Offences Act – Dangerous Area Declarations – 1 April – 30 June 1999

 

               Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians Act – Regulations - Exemptions

 

By the Minister for Year 2000 Compliance (Hon W A Matthew) -

               Year 2000 Processing, Progress of State Agencies in the Detection, Prevention and

                     Remedy of Problems relating to– Second Report.

 
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       Government Business Enterprises (Competition)(Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

The Premier, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Government Business Enterprises (Competition) Act 1996.

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 Hon M D Rann, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

9       Office for the Ageing (Advisory Board) Amendment Bill

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

         The Minister for Human Services moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

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

 

10      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 2 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 4.

 

11      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 3 be postponed until tomorrow.

 

12      Heritage (Delegation by Minister) 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.

 

         The Minister for Environment and Heritage moved – That this Bill be now read a third time.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

13      Statutes Amendment (Magistrates Court Appeals) 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.

 

         The Minister for Industry and Trade (Hon I F Evans) moved – That this Bill be now read a third time.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 


14      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 5 to 10 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 11.

 

15      Judicial Administration (Auxiliary Appointments and Powers)(Definition of Judicial Office) 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.

 

16      Adjournment

         The Minister for Industry and Trade moved - That the House do now adjourn.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

         House adjourned at 5.51 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

         For Wednesday 10 November 1999

 

Notice of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill to amend the Alice Springs to Darwin Railway Act 1997.

 

         For Thursday 11 November 1999

 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions –

 

Hon R L Brokenshire to move – That this House congratulates the McLaren Vale Festival Association Inc. on another successful McLaren Vale Bushing Festival.

 

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         Present during the day - All Members except Mr Atkinson, Ms Hurley and Hon D C Wotton.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            J K G Oswald

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY