No 10

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 31 MAY 2006

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2        Messages from the Governor’s Deputy

The following Message from the Governor’s Deputy was received and read:

 

Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Bill – Recommending          Message No 3

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 Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Bill 2006.

Government House, 31 May 2006            B Krummins, GOVERNOR’S DEPUTY

 

3       Economic and Finance Committee - Report – Emergency Services Levy 2006-2007

Mr Koutsantonis brought up the Fifty-Ninth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on the Emergency Services Levy 2006-2007.

Report received.

Ordered to be published (Paper No 190).

 

4       Public Works Committee - Report – Woodville Primary Health Care Service

Ms Ciccarello brought up the Two Hundred and Fortieth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Woodville Primary Health Care Service.

Report received.

Ordered to be published (Paper No 189).

 

5       Legislative Review Committee - Report - Third

Mrs Geraghty brought up the Third Report of the Legislative Review Committee.

Report received.

 

6       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

7       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

8       Constitution (Legislative Council Reform) Amendment Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Constitution Act 1934; and to make a related amendment to the Subordinate Legislation Act 1978.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

9       Referendum (Legislative Council Reform) Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the submission of the Constitution (Legislative Council Reform) Amendment Bill 2006 to a referendum.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

10      Constitution (Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Constitution Act 1934.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

11      Referendum (Electoral Redistribution) Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the submission of the Constiitution (Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill 2006 to a referendum.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

12      Electoral (Voting Age) Amendment Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 1985; and to make related amendments to the Juries Act 1927 and the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

13      Constitution (Election Date) Amendment Bill

Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Constitution Act 1934. 

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Hon R B Such moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday 7 June.

 

14      Social Development Committee - Report – The Impact of International Education Activities in South Australia - Motion to note

Hon P L White, pursuant to notice, moved - That the 24th Report of the Social Development Committee on the Impact of International Education Activities in South Australia be noted.

Question put and passed.

 

15      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 1 and 2 be postponed until Wednesday 7 June.

 

 

16      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Government Business Nos 1 and 2 be postponed and taken into consideration after Notice of Motion: Government Business Nos 3 and 4.

 

17      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 3 to be postponed until tomorrow.

 

18      Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights (Regulated Substances) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (Hon R J McEwen), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Rights Act 1981.

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 R G Kerin, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

19      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 to be postponed and taken into consideration after Notice of Motion: Government Business No 2.

 

20      Statutes Amendment (Disposal of Human Remains) Bill

The Minister for State/Local Government Relations (Hon J M Rankine), pursuant to notice, moved - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Births, Death and Marriages Registration Act 1996; the Coroners Act 2003 and the Cremation Act 2000.

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.

 

21      Superannuation (Administered Schemes) Amendment 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 Superannuation Act 1988 and to make related amendments to the Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia Act 1995.

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.

 

22      Murray Darling Basin (Amending Agreement) Amendment Bill

The Minister for the River Murray (Hon K A Maywald), pursuant to notice, moved - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Murray-Darling Basin Act 1993.

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.

 

23      City of Adelaide (Representation Review) Amendment Bill

The Minister for State/ Local Government Relations, pursuant to notice, moved - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the City of Adelaide Act 1998.

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.

 

24      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 3.

 

25      Government Financing Authority (Insurance) 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 9 agreed to.

Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Ms Thompson 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.

 

26      Adjournment

The House adjourned at 5.48 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Wednesday 7 June 2006

 

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

 

Mr Hanna to move – That a Select Committee be established and inquire into –

(a)           existing protocols for informing next of kin in cases of suicide, and how such protocols might be improved;

(b)           whether there are undue delays in completion of coronial inquiries into cases of suicide, the impact of any such delays on the families of suicides, and how any such delays might be ameliorated;

(c)           any ways in which SAPOL and the State Coroner might better serve the needs of families of suicides; and

(d)           any other relevant matters.

 

Mr Koutsantonis to move – That the 59th Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on the Emergency Services Levy 2006-2007 be noted.

 

Ms Ciccarello to move – That the 214th Report of the Public Works Committee on the Woodville Primary Health Care Service be noted.

 

 

            For Thursday 22 June 2006

 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions -

 

Mr Hamilton-Smith to move – That this House  -

(a)           condemns the State Government for it’s inaction on South East roads infrastructure;

(b)           notes that there appears to be no long term plan or funding from the Government to meet the roads infrastructure needs of the South East going forward;

(c)           calls upon the State Government to reinvest more of the hundreds of millions of dollars it is receiving from taxes on motorists and taxes on fuel into road repair and the construction of new and improved roads in the South East.

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members except the Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson).

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Hon J J Snelling

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

Malcolm Lehman

ACTING CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY