No 10

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 29 MAY 2002

 

 

1       Meeting of House

         The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon Peter Lewis) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Answers to questions

Answers to questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

3       Petition No. 10

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

 

10   Ms Rankine, from 20 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House not pass the motion requesting the Governor to make a proclamation to remove all rights of entry, prospecting, exploration or mining in the Gammon Ranges National Park.

 

4       Legislative Review Committee - Reports – Three and Four

Mr Hanna brought up the Third Report of the Legislative Review Committee.

Report received and read as follows:

The Regulations listed hereunder are at present being considered by the Legislative Review Committee. Evidence is being taken on these matters and it is necessary for Notices of Motion for Disallowance to be given in both Houses before the expiration of 14 sitting days to allow the Committee time to complete its deliberations.

Honourable Members are warned that after further consideration has been given to the Regulations, the Committee may decide to take no further action.

Regulations referred to:

Fisheries Act 1982 – Regulations - Giant Crab Quota System

Fisheries Act 1982 – Regulations - Individual Giant Crab Quota System.

 

Mr Hanna brought up the Fourth Report of the Committee.

Report received.

 

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       Statutes Amendment (Third Party Bodily Injury Insurance) Bill

The Treasurer (Hon K O Foley), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Motor Accident Commission Act 1992 and the Motor Vehicles Act 1959.

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 Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

8       Criminal Law Consolidation (Offences of Dishonesty) Amendment Bill

The Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935; to repeal the Secret Commissions Act 1920; and to make related amendments to other Acts.

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 Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow

 

9       Criminal Law Consolidation (Territorial Application of the Criminal Law) Amendment Bill

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935.

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 Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10      Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Sentencing Guidelines) Amendment Bill

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988.

Question put and passed.

         Bill presented and read a first time.

 

         The Minister proceeding to move - That this Bill be now read a second time.

 

11      Address in Reply - Presentation

The Speaker informed the House that Her Excellency the Governor would be prepared to receive the House for the purpose of presenting the Address in Reply at 4.30 pm today.

The Speaker, accompanied by the mover and seconder of the Address in Reply and other Members, then proceeded to Government House for the purpose of presenting the Address:

 

On his return, the Speaker informed the House that, accompanied by the mover and seconder of the Address in Reply to the Governor's Opening Speech and by other Members, he had proceeded to Government House and had there presented to Her Excellency the Address adopted by the House on 16 May, to which Her Excellency had been pleased to make the following reply:

 

The Honourable The Speaker and Members of the House of Assembly –

Thank you for the Address-in-Reply to the Speech with which I opened the Second Session of the Fiftieth Parliament

I am confident that you will give your best consideration to all matters placed before you.

I pray for God’s blessing upon your deliberations.

M Jackson-Nelson, GOVERNOR

 

12      Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Sentencing Guidelines) Amendment Bill

Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Hamilton-Smith, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

13      Supply Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the House note grievances.

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

14      Adjournment

House adjourned at 9.56 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Thursday 30 May 2002

 

Notices of Motion Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations -

 

 

Mr Hanna to move – That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Giant Crab Quota System made on 13 December 2001 and laid on the table of this House on 5 March 2002, be disallowed.

 

Mr Hanna to move – That the Regulations made under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Individual Giant Crab Quota System made on 20 December 2001 and laid on the table of this House on 5 March 2002, be disallowed.

 

For Thursday 6 June 2002

 

Mr McEwen to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Gaming Machines Act 1992.

 

Mr McEwen to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Waterworks Act 1932.

 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions -

 

Mr Venning to move – That this House supports the internationally acclaimed Barossa Music Festival which has provided millions of dollars of economic benefit and spin off for the Barossa and its surrounding regions and calls on the Government to reconsider its decision to cancel Government funding, without providing appropriate consultation and time for the Festival Board to refocus the Festival or to find alternative long term funding.

 

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Present during the day - All Members except Ms Ciccarello.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Peter Lewis

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

ACTING CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY