No. 13

 

                                                                            VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                                              OF THE

 

                                                                                 HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                          TUESDAY 11 OCTOBER 1994

 

 

 1         Meeting of House

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

 

 2         Message from the Governor

                  The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

            Assent to Bills                                                                                                                                                                                Message No. 5

                  The Governor informs the House of Assembly that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Acts have been assented to during the present Session:

                  No. 53 of 1994 - An Act to amend the Statutes Amendment (Closure of Superannuation Schemes) Act 1994

                  No. 54 of 1994 - An Act to amend the Real Property Act 1886

                  No. 55 of 1994 - An Act to approve the 1994 Financial Agreement between the Commonwealth and the States and Territories of the Commonwealth

                  No. 56 of 1994 - An Act to amend The Flinders University of South Australia Act 1966

                  Government House, 11 October 1994                                                                                                        R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 3        Petitions Nos 58 to 76

                  The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for presentation:

 

                  58 to 64 The Premier (Hon. D. C. Brown), Minister for Mines and Energy (Hon. D. S. Baker), Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education, (Hon. R. B. Such), Mr Andrew, Mr Ashenden, Mr Bass and Mr Leggett from 522 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to criminalise sodomy.

 

                  65 to 68 The Premier, Mr Atkinson, Mr Meier and Mrs Penfold from 164 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to retain the South Australian Film and Video Centre.

 

                  69     Mr Becker from 44 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government                                                 to reintroduce capital punishment.

 

                  70      Mr Brokenshire from 18 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to provide one full time Horticultural Officer for assisting the Agriculturalists in the Willunga Basin.

 

                  71 and 72 Mr Buckby and Mr Evans from 92 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to cut the Education and Children's Services budget.


                  73      Mr Clarke from 132 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to order the decontamination of the ANR site at Islington, stop the development of the Collex waste plant at Kilburn and stop obnoxious odours emitted from factories around Grand Junction Road.

 

                  74      Mr Evans from 1 234 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to allow general Sunday trading where restrictions currently apply.

 

                  75      Mr Evans from 2 036 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to provide a shop front community Police Station within the Blackwood shopping centre and increase the number of police within the Blackwood area.

 

                  76      Mrs Rosenberg from 5 351 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to maintain the Noarlunga Centre Theatre at its current level of operation.

 

 4        Answers to questions

                  Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 1, 2, 12, 17 to 19, 23 to 27, 37, 39, 43, 45, 46, 52, 54, 55, 57 to 59, 61 to 66, 68, 72 to 77 and 88 to 113 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 5        Ombudsman's  Report

                  The Speaker laid on the Table the  Ombudsman's Report, 1993-94.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 76).

 

 6        Register of Member's Interests - Statement

                  The Speaker laid on the Table the Statement from the Registrar of Members' Interests, 1993-94.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 133).

 

 7         Legislative Council Vacancy - Assembly of Members of the Two Houses - Minutes

                  The Speaker tabled the Minutes of the Assembly of Members of the two Houses, held today, for the election of a Member of the Legislative Council to hold the place rendered vacant by the resignation of the Honourable C.J. Sumner, at which Mr Terry Cameron was elected.

 

 8        Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

                  By the Premier -

                              Department of the Premier and Cabinet - Report, 1993-94

                              Government Management Board - Report, 1993-94

                              Office for the Commissioner for Public Employment - Report, 1993-94

                              Development Act 1993 - Planning Strategy Implementation, 15 January-30 June 1994

                              Public Corporations Act - Regulations - State Government Insurance Corporation

 

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

                              Evidence Act 1929 - Report relating to Suppression Orders, 1993-94

                              Liquor Licensing Act - Regulations - Dry Areas - Glenelg

 

                  By the Treasurer (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

                              Parliamentary Superannuation  Scheme - Report, 1993-94

                              South Australian Housing Trust - Financial Statements, 1993-94

                              State Clothing Corporation - Report, 1993-94

                              Debits Tax Act - Regulations - Penalty Rate for Unpaid Tax

 


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

                              Remuneration Tribunal - Report, relating to the Industrial Relations Court and Industrial Relations Commission

                              Daylight Saving Act  - Regulations - Summer Time 1994-95

 

                  By the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development (Hon. J.W. Olsen) -

                              Adelaide Festival Centre - Report, 1993-94

                              Department for the Arts and Cultural Development - Report, 1993-94

                              Marine & Harbors Agency, South Australian Department of Transport - Report, 1993-94

                              Department of Transport - Report, 1993-94

                              Office of Transport Policy and Planning - Report, 1993-94

                              South Australian Museum Board - Report, 1993-94

                              State Opera of South Australia - Report, 1993-94

                              Road Traffic Act - Regulations -

                                          Blood Analysis - Quorn Hospital

                                          Validation of Clearways

 

                  By the Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

                              Local Government Superannuation Scheme - Rules

                              Racing Act 1976 - Amendment to Rules

                              Development Act - Regulations - Certificate of Occupancy

                              Development Act 1993 - Crown Development Report - Victor Harbor Primary School

                              Corporation By-laws -

                                          Prospect -

                                                      No. 1 - Permits and Penalties

                                                      No. 2 - Street and Public Places

                                                      No. 3 - Garbage Containers

                                                      No. 4 - Parklands

                                                      No. 5 - Inflammable Undergrowth

                                                      No. 6 - Dogs

                                                      No. 7 - Animals and Birds

                                                      No. 8 - Bees

                                                      No. 9 - Caravans and Camping

                                                      No. 10 - Lodging Houses

                                          Stirling - No. 17 - Caravans, Vehicles and Tents                           

 

                  By the Minister for Recreation and Sport (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

                              Greyhound Racing Board - Report, 1993-94

                              Racecourses Development Board - Report, 1993-94

 

                  By the Minister for Mines and Energy -

                              Mines and Energy South Australia - Report, 1993-94

                              Pipelines Authority of South Australia - Report, 1993-94

 

                  By the Minister for Primary Industries (Hon. D.S. Baker) -

                              Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand - Record and Resolutions of 2nd Meeting, 29 April 1994

                              Fisheries Act - Regulations -

                                          Fish Processors - Catch and Disposal Record

                                          General - Catch and Disposal Record

                                          Rock Lobster Fisheries - Southern - Quotas

 


                  By the Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education -

                              Non-Government Schools Registration Board - Report, 1993-94

                              University of Adelaide - Report, 1993.

 

9         Public Works Committee - Report

                  Mr Ashenden brought up the Report of the Committee on the Police Complex at Port Augusta.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 174).

 

 10       Economic and Finance Committee - Eleventh Report

                  Mr Becker brought up the Eleventh Report of the Committee on the State Government Insurance Commission Charter.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 173).

 

11        Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

 

12       Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

13       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Standing Orders Committee - Substitution of Member                                                      Message No. 12

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has appointed the Hon. C.A. Pickles to the Standing Orders Committee in place of the Hon. C.J. Sumner, resigned.

                  Legislative Council, 11 October 1994                                                                                                       H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

            Joint Committee on Living Resources - Substitution of Member                         Message No. 13

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has appointed the Hon. T.G. Roberts to be one of the representatives of the Council on the Joint Committee on South Australia's Living Resources in place of the Hon. C. A. Pickles, resigned.

                  Legislative Council, 11 October 1994                                                                                                       H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

14       Appropriation Bill - Estimates Committees A and B - Reports

                  Order of the Day read for the bringing up of the Reports of Estimates Committees A and B.

                  Hon. H. Allison brought up the Report of Estimates Committee A .

                  Ordered - That the Report be received.

                  Hon. H. Allison brought up the Minutes of Proceedings of Estimates Committee A.

                  Ordered - That the Minutes of Proceedings be incorporated in the Votes and Proceedings.

                  Mr Becker brought up the Report of Estimates Committee B.

                  Ordered - That the Report be received.

                  Mr Becker brought up the Minutes of Proceedings of Estimates Committee B.

                  Ordered - That the Minutes of Proceedings be incorporated in the Votes and Proceedings.

 

                  The Treasurer moved - That the proposed expenditures referred to Estimates Committees A and B be agreed to.

                  Debate ensued.

 

15       Extension of time for adjournment

                  The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                  Question put and passed.

 

 

 

16       Appropriation Bill - Estimates Committee A and B - Reports

                  Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                  Question put and passed.

                  The Treasurer moved - That the remainder of the Bill be agreed to.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

17        Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 11.10  p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                 MOTIONS WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

                  For  Wednesday 12 October

                    Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

                  The Treasurer to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Financial                                         Institutions Duty Act 1983.

 

                  The Minister for Infrastructure to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Electrical Products Act 1988.

 

                  The Minister for Infrastructure to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the provision of water and sewerage services; to establish a corporation for that purpose; to amend the Sewerage Act 1929 and the Waterworks Act 1932; and for other purposes.

 

                  The Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to repeal the Small Business Corporation of South Australia Act 1984.

 

                  The Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to make provision relating to vocational education, employment and training; to repeal the Industrial and Commercial Training Act 1981 and the Tertiary Education Act 1986; and for other purposes.

 

                  For Wednesday 13 October

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

                 

                  Hon. F.T. Blevins to move - That the Regulations made under the Daylight Saving Act 1971 relating to Summertime 1994-95 gazetted on 15 September 1994 and Tabled in this House on 11 October 1994, be disallowed.

 

                  Mr Ashenden to move - That the Report of the Public Works Committee on the Police Complex at Port Augusta be noted.

 


                  For Wednesday 20 October

                    Notice of Motion: Other Motions-                                                                                   

 

                  Mr Andrew to move - That this House supports the need for a bridge over the River Murray near Berri and urges the Government to carry out its assessments of the South Australian Centre for Economic Studies Report "An Evaluation of a Proposal for a Bridge at Berri" so that a decision on the proposed bridge is made as soon as possible.

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  Present during the day - All Members except Hon. D. C. Wotton.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY