No 13

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 12 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 Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) -

               South Australian Office of Financial Supervision - Report, 1995-96

               State Electoral Office - Report, 1995-96

 

         By the Treasurer (Hon S J Baker) -

               ETSA Contributory and Non-Contributory Superannuation Schemes - Report, 1995-96

 

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

               Australian Major Events - Report, 1995-96

               Industrial Relations Commission and Senior Judge, Industrial Relations Court - Report of the President, 1995-96

 

         By the Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) -

               Commissioners of Charitable Funds - Report and Statement of Accounts, 1994-95

 

         By the Minister for Family and Community Services (Hon D C Wotton) -

               Department for Family and Community Services - Report, 1995-96.

 

3       Public Works Committee - Report - Port Road Thebarton Widening - Phillips Street to Goal Road

Mr Oswald brought up the Forty-First Report of the Committee on the Port Road Thebarton Widening - Phillips Street to Goal Road.

         Report received.

         Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 188).

 

4       Questions

         Questions without notice were asked.

 

5       Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 


6       State Records 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       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 2 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 3.

 

8       Taxation Administration 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

9       Statutes Amendment (Taxation Administration) 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

10      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Racial Vilification Bill                                                                 Message No 11

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council insists on its amendments in the Racial Vilification Bill to which the House of Assembly has disagreed. The Bill is returned herewith.

         Legislative Council, 7 November 1996                                             H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

In Committee

         Resolved - That disagreement to the amendments of the Legislative Council be insisted on.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and had resolved to insist on its disagreement to the amendments of the Legislative Council.

 

        
Conference

The Deputy Premier moved - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council requesting that a Conference be granted to this House respecting certain amendments of the Legislative Council in the Racial Vilification Bill and that the Legislative Council be informed that, in the event of such a Conference being agreed to, this House will be represented at such Conference by five Managers; and that Mr Atkinson, Mr Cummins, Ms Geraghty, Mrs Greig and the Premier (Hon D C Brown) be Managers of the Conference on the part of this House.

Question put and passed.

 

         Police (Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) (Miscellaneous)

               Amendment Bill                                                                                Message No 12

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Police (Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) Act 1985, to which it desires the concurrence of  the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 12 November 1996                                            H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

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

 

11      South Australian Ports (Bulk Handling Facilities) 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.

 

12      Adjournment

The Deputy Premier moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 5.43 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

      For Wednesday 13 November 1996

         Notice of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Minister for Environment and Natural Resources to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the management of the State’s water resources; to repeal the Catchment Water Management Act 1995, the Water Resources Act 1990 and other Acts; and for other purposes.

 


      For Thursday 14 November 1996

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

 

Mr Clarke to move - That the issues associated with the protection, availability and use of surface and subterranean water in the northern regions of the State be investigated by the Environment, Resources and Development Committee.

 

Mr Leggett to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Summary Offences Act 1953 and to make related amendments to the Crimes (Confiscation of Profits) Act 1986 and the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988.

 

Mr Oswald to move - That the Forty-First Report of the Public Works Committee on the Port Road Widening, Phillips Street to Goal Road be noted.

 

         Notice of Motion:  Other Motions-

 

Mr Atkinson to move - That this House disagrees with the Minister for Infrastructure’s call for the Federal Government, to reconsider the 11 pm to 6 am curfew at Adelaide Airport and calls on the Federal Parliament to entrench the curfew in statute law.

 

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      Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                               G M Gunn

                                                                                                               SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY