No. 12

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                       

 

 

                            THURSDAY 26 AUGUST 1993

 

 1    Meeting of House

      The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

 2    Holidays (Proclamation Day and Australia Day) Amendment Bill

      The Minister of Labour Relations and Occupational Health and Safety (Hon. R.J. Gregory), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Holidays Act 1910.

      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 Ingerson, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 September.

 

 3    Postponement of business

      Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 1 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

 4    Statutes Amendment and Repeal (Power and Water) Bill

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

      Debate resumed.

      Question put and passed.

 

      Bill read a second time.

 

      Suspension of Standing Order 364

      Mr S.J. Baker, without notice, moved - That Standing Order 364 be suspended during       consideration of this Bill.

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

 

                                 In Committee

                       Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                       Clause No. 4 left out.

                       Clauses Nos 5 to 31 agreed to.

                       Title amended and agreed to.

 

                                                      

 

 

 

      The House having resumed:

      Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to     the same with an amendment and had amended the Title.

 

      The Minister of Public Infrastructure (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder) moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

      Debate ensued.

      Question put.

      House divided (No. 1):

           Ayes, 20.                                          Noes, 20.

         Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

         Hon. J.C. Bannon

         Hon. G.J. Crafter

         Mr De Laine

         Hon. M.J. Evans

         Mr Ferguson

         Hon. R.J. Gregory

         Hon. T.R. Groom

         Mr Hamilton

         Mr Heron

         Mr Holloway

         Hon. D.J. Hopgood

         Mrs Hutchison

         Hon. S.M. Lenehan

         Mr McKee

         Hon. M.K. Mayes

         Mr Quirke

         Hon. M.D. Rann

         Hon. J.P. Trainer

         Hon. J.H.C. Klunder (Teller)

Dr Armitage

Hon. P.B. Arnold

Mr D.S. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Blacker

Mr Brindal

Hon. J.L. Cashmore

Hon. B.C. Eastick

Mr Gunn

Mr Ingerson

Mrs Kotz

Mr Lewis

Mr Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Olsen

Mr Oswald

Mr Such

Mr Venning

Hon. D.C. Wotton

Mr S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

      Casting Vote

      The number of Ayes and Noes being equal, the Speaker gave his casting vote for the Ayes.

      So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

      Bill read a third time and passed.

 

 5    Electricians, Plumbers and Gas Fitters Licensing Bill

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

      Debate resumed.

      Ordered, on motion of Mr Ingerson, by leave, that the debate be further adjourned and resumed on motion.

 

 6    Petition No. 23

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

 

      23 Hon. B.C. Eastick from 258 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government reconsider the building restrictions upon title holders in the Barossa Valley Region Supplementary Development Plan.

 


 

 7    Paper

      The following Paper was tabled:

 

      By the Minister of Tourism (Hon. M.D. Rann) -

      Australian Formula One Grand Prix Board - Report, 1992.

 

 8    Legislative Review Committee - Report

      Mr McKee brought up the Fifth Report, 1993 of the Legislative Review Committee.

      Report received.

 

 9    Questions

      Questions without notice were asked.

 

10    Grievance debate

      The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

      Debate ensued.

      Question put and passed.

 

11    Next day of sitting

      The Deputy Premier (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until Tuesday    7 September.

      Question put and passed.

 

12    Papers

      The following Papers were tabled:

 

      By the Treasurer (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

      Financial Statement, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 18)

      Estimates of Payments and Receipts, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 9)

      Economic Conditions and the Budget, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 11)

      Capital Works Program, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 83)

      The Budget and the Social Justice Strategy, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 30)

      The Budget and Its Impact on Women, 1993-94

        Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 81)

      The Treasury of South Australia - Report, 1992-93

      State Government Insurance Commission - Report, 1992-93

      South Australian Superannuation Board - Report, 1992-93

      Lotteries Commission of South Australia - Report, 1993

      South Australian Government Financing Authority - Report, 1992-93

      South Australian Superannuation Fund Investment Trust - Report, 1992-93

      Group Asset Management - Review, 1992-93

      Public Sector Employees Superannuation Scheme Board - Report, 1992-93

      Enterprise Investments Limited - Financial Statements, 1992-93

      Enterprise Investments Trust - Financial Statements, 1992-93

      Enterprise Securities Limited - Financial Statements, 1992-93

      State Bank of South Australia - Annual Results, 1992-93 - Key Indicators

      Meeting the Challenge - Progress Report.

 

 

 

 

 

13    Appropriation Bill

      The Treasurer (Hon. F.T. Blevins), without notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the year ending 30 June 1994 and for other purposes.

      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 S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 September.

 

14    Suspension of Standing Orders

      The Treasurer, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable him to introduce a Bill, forthwith.

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

 

      Land Tax (Rates) Amendment Bill

      The Treasurer, pursuant to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Land Tax Act 1936.

      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 S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 September.

 

15    Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

      Tobacco Products Control (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill           Message No. 11

      MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Tobacco Products Control Act 1986, without any amendment.

      Legislative Council, 26 August 1993             G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

16    Resumption of business

      Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 1 be now taken into consideration.

 

      Statutes Repeal and Amendment (Places of Public Entertainment) Bill

      Order of the Day read for the second reading of the Bill.

      The Minister of Environment and Land Management (Hon. M.K. Mayes) moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

      Ordered, on motion of Mr Ingerson, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 September.

 

17    Electrician, Plumbers and Gas Fitters Licensing Bill

      Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

      Debate resumed.

      Question put and passed.

 

      Bill read a second time.

 

                                 In Committee

                       Clauses Nos 1 to 41 agreed to.

                       Schedule agreed to.

                       Title agreed to.

                                                      

 

 

      The House having resumed:

      Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

      The Minister of Public Infrastructure moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

      Debate ensued.

      Question put.

      House divided (No. 2):

           Ayes, 21.                                          Noes, 20.

         Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

         Mr Atkinson

         Hon. J.C. Bannon

         Hon. F.T. Blevins

         Hon. G.J. Crafter

         Mr De Laine

         Hon. M.J. Evans

         Mr Ferguson

         Hon. R.J. Gregory

         Hon. T.R. Groom

         Mr Hamilton

         Mr Heron

         Mr Holloway

         Hon. D.J. Hopgood

         Mrs Hutchison

         Hon. S.M. Lenehan

         Hon. M.K. Mayes

         Mr Quirke

         Hon. M.D. Rann

         Hon. J.P. Trainer

         Hon. J.H.C. Klunder (Teller)

Hon. H. Allison

Dr Armitage

Hon. P.B. Arnold

Mr D.S. Baker

Mr S.J. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Hon. J.L. Cashmore

Hon. B.C. Eastick

Mr S.G. Evans

Mr Gunn

Mr Lewis

Mr Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Olsen

Mr Oswald

Mr Such

Mr Venning

Hon. D.C. Wotton

Mr Ingerson (Teller)

 

      So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

      Bill read a third time and passed.

 

18    Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

      Supply Bill (No. 2)                                               Message No. 12

      MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the financial year ending on 30 June 1994, without any amendment.

      Legislative Council, 26 August 1993             G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

19    Adjournment

      House adjourned at 5.44 p.m. until Tuesday 7 September at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                       

 

                       MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Wednesday 6 October 1993

      Notice of Motion: Committees/Regulations

 

Mr Gunn to move - That the General Regulations under the Firearms Act 1977 made on 29 April and laid on the Table of this House on 4 May 1993, be disallowed.

 

                                                        

 

 

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Hon. T.H. Hemmings.

 

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

 

      Division No. 1 -                           

        Ayes - Mr Atkinson, Hon. F.T. Blevins and Hon. T.H. Hemmings.

        Noes - Hon. H. Allison, Hon. D.C. Brown and Mr S.G. Evans.

 

      Division No. 2 -

        Ayes - Hon. T.H. Hemmings and Mr McKee.

        Noes - Mr Blacker and Hon. D.C. Brown.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                  N.T. Peterson

                                                                  SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY