No 11

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 25 FEBRUARY 1998

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Petition No 32

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

 

32   Minister for Administrative Services (Hon W A Matthew), from 190 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to include an agricultural high school in any plans for redevelopment of the 'Glenthorne' site.

 

3        Legislative Review Committee – Fifth Report

Mr Condous brought up the Fifth Report of the Committee.

Report received.

 

4       Questions

          Questions without notice were asked.

 

5       Address in Reply - Presentation

The Speaker informed the House that His Excellency the Governor would be prepared to receive the House for the purpose of presenting the Address in Reply at 3.15 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 there presented to His Excellency the Address adopted by the House on 24 February, to which His 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 First Session of the Forty-ninth 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.

E J Neal, GOVERNOR

 

6       Grievance debate

The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.


7        Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

Mutual Recognition (South Australia) (Extension of Operation)            Message No 35

Amendment Bill

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Mutual Recognition (South Australia) Act 1993, without any amendment.

Legislative Council, 25 February 1998                                                         J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

8       Local Government (Memorial Drive Tennis Centre) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Industry Trade and Tourism (Hon G A Ingerson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Local Government Act 1934.

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 Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

9       Industrial and Employee Relations (Disclosure of Information) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Government Enterprises (Hon M H Armitage), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Industrial and Employee Relations Act 1994.

 

Bill presented and read a first time.

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

Ordered, on motion of Ms Key, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10      Dangerous Substances (Transport of Dangerous Goods) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Government Enterprises, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Dangerous Substances Act 1979.

 

Bill presented and read a first time.

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

Ordered, on motion of Ms Key, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

11      Technical and Further Education (Industrial Jurisdiction) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Education, Children’s Services and Training (Hon M R Buckby), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Technical and Further Education Act 1975.

 

Bill presented and read a first time.

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

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

 

12      Barley Marketing (Application of Parts 4 and 5) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development (Hon R G Kerin), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Barley Marketing Act 1993.

 

Bill presented and read a first time.

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

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

 

13      Aboriginal Lands Trust (Native Title) 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 3 agreed to.

Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D C Wotton 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.

 

14      Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Self Managed Employer Scheme) 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.

 

Bill read a second time.

Question put and passed.

 

In Committee

Clauses Nos 1 to 6 agreed to.

Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D C Wotton 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.

 

15      Supply Bill 

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

Debate resumed.

Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Local Government (Hon M K Brindal), that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

16      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

Criminal Law (Forensic Procedures) Bill                                              Message No 36

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to provide for the carrying out forensic procedures to obtain evidence relevant to the investigation of criminal offences; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence, of the House of Assembly.

Legislative Council, 25 February 1998                                                         J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

Bill read a first time.

 

Ordered - that the second reading be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

17      Adjournment

The Minister for Local Government moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 10.05 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 pm.

 

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      Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                   J K G Oswald

                                                                                                   SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY