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                                                                                               No. 15

 

 

                    VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                           OF THE

 

                      HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                    

 

 

                                                                      WEDNESDAY 9 OCTOBER 1991

               

 

 1             Meeting of House

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

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Petitions Nos 83 to 92

                The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for

                 presentation:

 

                83 and 84  Mr D.S. Baker and Hon. P.B. Arnold, from 149 residents of South Australia,

                    requesting that the House urge the Government to provide for the administration of coin operated gaming machines in licensed clubs and hotels by the Liquor Licensing Commission and the Independent Gaming Corporation.

 

                85 to 89  Hon. P.B. Arnold, Hon. T. Chapman, Mr Groom, Mrs Hutchison and Mr

                    Lewis, from 514 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to decriminalise prostitution.

 

                90  Mr Gunn, from 286 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to allow the prohibition of the consumption of alcohol within certain areas of Jamestown.

 

                91  Mrs Hutchison, from 154 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to impose the cost of excess water rates upon South Australian Housing Trust tenants.

 

                92  Mr Quirke, from 291 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to reconsider the decision to reintroduce public transport fares for students not in receipt of the School Card.

 

 3             Answers to questions

                Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 7, 22, 55, 102, 113, 116, 119 and 121

                    and a question without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 4             Joint Committee on Subordinate Legislation - Minutes of Proceedings

                Mr McKee, by leave, brought up the Joint Committee on Subordinate Legislation

                    Minutes of Proceedings of 9 October.

                Minutes received.


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 5             Joint Committee on Subordinate Legislation - Minutes of Evidence

                Mr McKee brought up the Minutes of Evidence given before the Joint Committee

                    on Subordinate Legislation on Regulations under the Local Government Act 1934 relating to:

                    (a) Expiation of Offences; and

                    (b)     Parking.

                Minutes received.

 

 6             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 7             Dried Fruits (Extension of Term of Office) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Agriculture (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold), pursuant to notice, moved - That

                    he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Dried Fruits 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 Meier, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

 8             Petroleum (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Mines and Energy (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder), pursuant to notice, moved -

                    That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Petroleum Act 1940.

                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 Lewis, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

 9             Appropriation Bill - Estimates Committees A and B - Reports

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the proposed

                    expenditures referred to Estimates Committees A and B be agreed to.

                Debate resumed.

 

10           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) moved - That the time for moving the

                    adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

11           Appropriation Bill - Estimates Committees A and B - Reports

                Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                Question put and passed.

                The Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved - That the remainder of the Bill

                    be agreed to.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

12           Pay-roll Tax (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Pay-roll

                    Tax (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.


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                                                                                        In Committee

 

                                              Clauses Nos 1 to 12 agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                

 

 

                The House having resumed.

                Mr M.J. Evans 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.

 

13           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 11.36 p.m until tomorrow at 11.00 a.m.

 

                                                                                                                    

 

 

                                                           MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Thursday 10 October

                Notice of Motion: Other Business-

 

Mr Oswald to move - That this House expresses its dissatisfaction with the reply by the

                Minister of Family and Community Services which was given to the Member for Morphett on Tuesday 8 October when he required a deferral of the plans for the proposed Youth Detention Centre at Cavan until after the Select Committee on Juvenile Justice has had an opportunity to address the subject, and calls on the Government to withdraw the plans from the Public Works Standing Committee so as not to pre-empt any deliberations by the Select Committee.

 

Mr S.J. Baker to move - That this House appoint a Privileges Committee to examine whether

                any deals have been made between Labor members and the two Independent Labor members wherein the latter have undertaken to vote in support of a Labor Government in return for preferment as Speaker and Deputy Speaker or any other preferment and whether public reference to any such deal by the member for Walsh constitutes a breach of Parliamentary privilege.

 

For Wednesday 16 October

                Notices of Motion: Other Business-

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Abalone

                Fishery - Scheme of Management made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Prawn

                Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Rock Lobster

                Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of the House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.


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Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to General

                Fishery - Definitions, Sizes and Licences, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Lakes and

                Coorong Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Marine

                Scalefish Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Exotic Fish -

                Permitted Species, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to River Fishery -

                Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Experimental

                Crab Fishery - Licences, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Miscellaneous

                Fishery - Licences, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

For Wednesday 23 October 1991

                Notice of Motion: Other Business-

 

Mr Meier to move - That Regulations under the Boating Act 1974 relating to Hire and Drive,

                made on 26 September and laid on the Table of this House on 8 October 1991, be disallowed.

 

For Thursday 31 October 1991

                Notice of Motion: Other Business-

 

Mr Matthew to move - That this House calls on the Government to require by 31 March 1992

                that each Government department justify the existence of each of its committees and that any committee not so justified be dissolved.

 

 

                                                                                                                     

 

                Present during the day - All the Members.

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY