No. 15

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                        THURSDAY 13 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         Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report on the Supplementary Development Plans - Motion to note

                  Mrs Kotz, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Fifth Report of the Environment, Resources and Development  Committee on Supplementary Development Plans (Amendments to Development Plan) be noted.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

3         Statutes Amendment (Notice of Closure of Educational Institutions) Bill - Motion for Restoration

                  Hon. M.D. Rann, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Statutes Amendment (Notice of Closure of Educational Institutions) Bill 1994 be restored to the Notice Paper as a lapsed Bill, pursuant to the Constitution Act 1934.

                  Question put and passed.

                  Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the second reading be an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

 

4         Daylight Saving Act - Regulations - Motion for disallowance

                  Hon. F.T. Blevins, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Regulations made under the Daylight Saving Act 1971 relating to Summer Time 1994-1995, gazetted on 15 September 1994 and tabled in this House on 11 October 1994, be disallowed.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Bass, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

5         Public Works Committee - Report on the Port Augusta Police Complex - Motion to note

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

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

6         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notice of Motion (Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations) No. 5 be a Notice of Motion for Thursday next.

 

7          Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations) Nos 1 and 2 be Orders of the Day for Thursday next.


8         Lottery and Gaming (Two up on Anzac Day) 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.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Meier, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

9         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notice of Motion (Other Motions) No. 1 be a Notice of Motion for Thursday next.

 

10       Adelaide Airport - Motion re

                  Mr Lewis, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House commends the Government and particularly the Minister for Transport, the Minister for Tourism and the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development for the steps they have taken to publicly press the Federal Government to increase the amount of money available to the Federal Airports Corporation to extend the operational facilities at Adelaide Airport to accommodate a greater number of interstate and international flights forthwith and calls on the Federal Government to take immediate action to rectify the situation without further cost to or discrimination against South Australians.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Atkinson, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

11        Cathy Freeman - Motion re

                  Mr Clarke, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates Ms Cathy Freeman for her outstanding gold medal win in the Womens 400 metres race at the 1994 Commonwealth Games and on being the first Aboriginal athlete to win a gold medal and supports her right to publicly display pride in her aboriginality by carrying both the Aboriginal and Australian flags in her victory lap of honour as a symbol of a major step towards reconciliation between black and white Australians.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

12       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - separately - That Notices of Motion (Other Motions) Nos 7 and 8 be Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

 

13       National Women's Basketball League - Motion re

                  Mrs Greig, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates Adelaide Quit Lightning on its outstanding performance in winning the 1994 National Women's Basketball League Premiership.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

14       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Order of the Day (Other Motions) No. 1 be an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

 

15       Electoral District Names - Motion re              

                  Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Atkinson - That this House advise the Electoral Districts Boundaries Commission that its policy for naming State Districts should give priority to city, town and district names ahead of the names of deceased South Australians.

                  Debate resumed.

                   Ordered, on motion of Mr Meier, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday next.

 

16       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Other Motions) Nos 3 to 6 be Orders of the Day for Thursday next.

 

17        Suspension and resumption of sitting

                  At 12.40 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                  At 2.00 p. m. the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

18       Petition No. 78

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

 

                  78 Mr Caudell from 103 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to amend Section 75a of the Summary Offences Act to allow police to obtain and verify a persons bonafides without having to suspect an offence has, or is about to be committed.

 

19       Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

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

                              Dental Board of South Australia - Report, 1993-94

                              Medical Board of South Australia - Report, 1993-94

                              Pharmacy Board of South Australia - Report,  1993-94.

 

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

                              Ministerial Statement and Report - Review of South Australia's Recreational Jetties - Field Survey and Refurbishment Estimates, September 1994.

 

20       Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

                  Ordered - That the period for asking questions without notice be extended by five minutes.

                  Questions without notice resumed.

 

21       Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

22       Message from the Legislative Council                                                                              

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

 

            South Australian Country Arts Trust (Touring Programmes)

                    Amendment Bill                                                                                                                                                                Message No. 16

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the South Australian Country Arts Trust Act 1992, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                  Legislative Council, 12 October 1994                                                                                                      H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

                  Bill read a first time.

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

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

 

23       Legislative Review Committee - Substitution of Member

                  The Deputy Premier, by leave, moved - That Mrs Geraghty be appointed to the Committee in place of Mr Clarke, resigned.

                  Question put and passed.

 


24       Pay-roll Tax (Superannuation Benefits and Rates) 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.

                  By leave, House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

25       Adjournment

                  House adjourned at  4.57 p.m. until Tuesday next at 2.00p.m..

 

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                                                                MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

                                                                                                                                                      

For Thursday 20 October 1994

            Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mrs Greig to move - That this House congratulates the Women's Suffrage Centenary Steering Committee and in particular, its sub-Committee on staging the Women, Power and Politics Conference held in Adelaide from 8 to 11 October; recognises the value to South Australia of the national and international media coverage of the Conference; and acknowledges the importance of the issues raised at the Conference, in particular, the need to ensure that women are provided with the opportunity to participate fully and equally in all spheres of society.

 

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Hon. J. W. Olsen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY