No 10

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 24 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 28

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

 

28 Mr Brokenshire, from 6 175 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 1 and 10 to 12 were tabled by the Speaker.

 

4    Papers

The following Papers were tabled:

 

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

Construction Industry Long Service Leave Board -

Actuarial Report, 1994-95

Estimate of Liabilities, 1994-95

Report, 1994-95

 

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

Art Gallery of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

Engineering and Water Supply Department - Report, 1994-95

Ministerial Statement - Bus Contracts

TransAdelaide - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Nurses Board of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

 

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

District Councils - By Laws -

Barossa - No 8 - Moveable Signs on Streets and Roads

Light - No 8 - Moveable Signs on Streets and Roads

Local Government Finance Authority of South Australia - Report, 1994-95

Local Government Superannuation Board - Report, 1994-95

South Australian Urban Land Trust - Report, 1994-95

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

Racing Act - Regulations - Betting - Rugby Union

 

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

Mines and Energy South Australia - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Forwood Products - Report, 1994-95

 

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

Education Act - Regulations - Teacher Registration Fees

Tertiary Education Act - Report on Operations, 1994-95.

 

5    Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report - Special Report on a Matter of Privilege

     Mrs Kotz brought up the Report of the Committee on a Matter of Privilege.

     Report recieved.

 

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    Tobacco Products (Licensing) (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 ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                        Clauses Nos 1 and 2 agreed to.

                        Clause No. 3 amended.

     Question - That the clause, as amended, be agreed to - put.


 

     Committee divided (No 1)

 


                    Ayes, 29.

 

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Mr Ashenden

Hon D S Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Buckby

Mr Condous

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Mr Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Hon J K G Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon S J  Baker (Teller)

 


            Noes, 10.

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr De Laine

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Quirke (Teller)


 

     So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

                        Clauses Nos 4 to 16 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 amendments.

The Treasurer (Hon S J Baker) moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 

9    Criminal Law (Sentencing) (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 ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.


10   Summary Offences (Indecent or Offensive Material) Amendment Bill

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

Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11   Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 4 and 5 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 9.

 

12   War Terms Regulation Act Repeal Bill

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

Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 

13   Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 7 to 9  be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 4.

 

14   Gas (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 ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 

15   Constitution (Salary of the Governor and Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill

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

Debate ensued.

     Question put and passed.

 

     Bill read a second time.

     Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

     Bill read a third time and passed.

 


16   Extension of sitting

The Deputy Premier moved - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

17   Adjournment

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

Debate ensued.

 

18   Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

Statutes Amendment (Courts) Bill                        Message No 15

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the District Court Act 1991, the Environment, Resources and Development Court Act 1993, the Industrial and Employee Relations Act 1994, the Magistrates Act 1983, the Magistrates Court Act 1991 and the Supreme Court Act 1935, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

     Legislative Council, 24 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.

 

19   Adjournment

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

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 6.06 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Wednesday 25 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 Local Government Act 1934.

 

 

For Thursday 26 October 1995

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

 

Mr Caudell to move - That this House establish a Select Committee to inquire into the actions of the oil industry in relation to Multi Site Franchising and the impact such actions will have on South Australia, and in particular -

(a)   whether dealers have been treated in a fair and equitable manner in the current offers by oil companies to purchase back unexpired terms;

(b)   will the Multi Site Franchising as proposed by the oil industry -

(i)   result in a reduction in economic activity in South Australia; or

(ii)  have any adverse consequences for consumers;

(c)   will current supply arrangements to dealer owned service stations be placed under threat by the current actions of the oil industry on Multi Site Franchising;

(d)   will existing service station businesses be given the opportunity to continue to operate and renew their existing franchise agreements; and

(e)   do the current proposals contravene any current South Australian or Commonwealth legislation?

 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Venning to move - That this House congratulates the South Australian Diet Coke Sun on their outstanding achievement in winning the grand final of the Women’s Hockey National League Stix Series on Sunday 22 October at the Pines stadium and notes it has been 25 years since South Australia has won the title and 75 years since the State won it outright.

 

For Thursday 16 November 1995

Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Lewis to move - That this House compliments the Premier and the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development and Infrastructure and the MFP Administration for the effective way in which they have refocussed the strategies of the MFP and attracted firms with overseas technologies such as full born energy recycling-chen to become involved and establish their pilot plant operations here in South Australia and from that base, in conjunction with the MFP, sell their proved-up technologies to the rest of the world.

 

 

 

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

 

   The following Pairs were handed in at the Table during the days proceedings:

      Ayes: Hon H Allison

      Noes: Mr Foley

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                        G M Gunn

                                                        SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY