No 11

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 6 NOVEMBER 1996

 

 

1†††††† Meeting of House

†††††††† The House met pursuant to adjournment.† The Speaker (Hon G M Gunn) took the Chair and read †††††††††††††††††† prayers.

 

2†††††† Papers

†††††††† The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Premier (Hon D C Brown) -

†††††††††††††† Operations of the Auditor-Generalís Department - Report, 1995-96

 

†††††††† By the Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

†††††††††††††† Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal - Report, 1995-96

 

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

†††††††††††††† Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act - Workers Compensation Tribunal Rules 1996 -

†††††††††††††††††††† Notice of Dispute

†††††††††††††††††††† Conciliation - Various.

 

3†††††† Legislative Review Committee - Third Report

Mr Cummins brought up the Third Report of the Committee.

†††††††† Report received.

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4†††††† Questions

†††††††† Questions without notice were asked.

 

Member named

The Speaker named the Member for Hart (Mr Foley) for wilfully disregarding the authority of the Chair.

The Member made an apology which was accepted by the Chair.

Questions without notice resumed.

 

Member named

The Speaker named the Member for Hart for wilfully disregarding the authority of the Chair.

 


Member's explanation

The Honourable Member having made an explanation:

The Deputy Premier moved - That the explanation of the Member for Hart not be accepted.

Debate ensued.

Question put.

 

House divided (No 1)

 


††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††† Ayes, 33.

 

Hon H Allison

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Hon E S Ashenden

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon S J Baker (Teller)


††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Noes, 11.

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Mr Quirke

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Clarke (Teller)


 

†††††††† So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

The Member for Hart then withdrew from the Chamber.

 

Member suspended

The Deputy Premier moved - That the Member for Hart be suspended from the service of the House.

Question put and passed.

 

†††††††† Questions without notice resumed.

 

5†††††† Grievance debate

†††††††† The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

†††††††† Debate ensued.

†††††††† Question put and passed.

 


6†††††† Pay-roll Tax (Superannuation Benefits) 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.

 

7†††††† Suspension of Standing Orders

The Minister for Industrial Affairs, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the introduction without notice, and passage of a Bill through all stages without delay.

Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

†††††††† Industrial and Employee Relations (Presidentís Powers) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Industrial Affairs, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Industrial and Employee Relations Act 1994.

Question put and passed.

 

†††††††† Bill presented and read a first time.

The Minister moved - That the 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.

 

8†††††† Adoption (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.

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In Committee

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Clauses Nos 1 to 27 agreed to.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Schedule agreed to.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Title agreed to.

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†††††††† The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison 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.

 


9†††††† South Australian Tourism, Recreation and Sport Commission Bill

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

Debate ensued.

 

10††††† Extension of time for adjournment

The Minister for Tourism (Hon G A Ingerson) moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 pm.

 

11††††† South Australian Tourism, Recreation and Sport Commission Bill

The debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

Question put and passed.

 

†††††††† Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Clauses Nos 1 to 30 agreed to.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Schedule amended and 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.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

12††††† Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

†††††††† Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia

†††††††††††††† (Liability to Taxes, etc.) Amendment Bill††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Message No 7

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia Act 1995, without any amendment.

†††††††† Legislative Council, 6 November 1996†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

†††††††† Lottery and Gaming (Sweepstakes) Amendment Bill†††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Message No 8

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936, without any amendment.

†††††††† Legislative Council, 6 November 1996†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

†††††††† MFP Development (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Message No 9

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the MFP Development Act 1992, without any amendment.

†††††††† Legislative Council, 6 November 1996†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

13††††† Adjournment

†††††††† House adjourned at 11.22 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

†††††††††††††† For Thursday 7 November 1996

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

 

Mr Atkinson to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Correctional Services Act 1982.

 

†††††††† Notice of Motion:† Other Motions-

 

Hon M D Rann to move - That this House welcomes the official visit to South Australia this weekend of the spiritual leader and world head of the Greek Orthodox Church, His All Holiness, the Archbishop of Constantinople and Ecumenical Patriarch, Bartholomew I.

 

††††† For Thursday 14 November 1996

†††††††† Notice of Motion:† Other Motions-

 

Mr Andrew to move - That this House congratulates Riverland based almond processor Almondco Australia Ltd for its recent success in being named Top New Exporter at the 1996 South Australian Export Awards which recognises that companyís commitment to excellence and example to other South Australian exporters.

 

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†††††††† Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G M Gunn

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY