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No. 16

 

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

 

OF THE

 

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 16 OCTOBER 1990

 

 

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 42 and 43

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

 

42  Hon. E.R. Goldsworthy, from 50 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to limit the prohibitions on development in the Mount Lofty Ranges as ordered by the Interim Supplementary Development Plan.

 

43  Mr Gunn, from 256 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to reduce the blood alcohol concentration limit for fully licensed drivers.

 

3          Answer to a question

An answer to question on the Notice Paper No. 75 was tabled by the Speaker.

 

4          Papers

The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

By the Premier (Hon. J.C. Bannon) ‑

        Department of the Premier and Cabinet ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

By the Treasurer (Hon. J.C. Bannon) ‑

        Lotteries Commission of South Australia ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

By the Minister for the Aged ‑ (Hon. D.J. Hopgood) ‑

        Office of the Commissioner for the Ageing ‑ Report, 1989‑90.


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By the Minister of Industry, Trade and Technology (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold) ‑

        Small Business Corporation of South Australia ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

By the Minister of Agriculture (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold) ‑

        Soil Conservation Council ‑ Report, 15 March 1990 ‑ 30 June 1990.

 

By the Minister of Fisheries (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold) ‑

        Fisheries Act, 1982 ‑ Regulations ‑ Recreational Net and Pot Fees.

 

By the Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) ‑

        Fair Trading Act, 1987 ‑ Regulation ‑ Retirement Villages.

 

By the Minister of Housing and Construction (Hon. M.K. Mayes) ‑

        Department of State Services ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

By the Minister of Housing and Construction representing the Minister for Environment and Planning (Hon. S.M. Lenehan) ‑

        Adelaide Festival Centre Trust ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        Carrick Hill Trust ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        Department of Environment and Planning ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        Parks Community Centre ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        Riverland Cultural Trust ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        The State Opera of South Australia ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

        Coast Protection Board ‑ Report, 1988‑89.

 

By the Minister of Housing and Construction representing the Minister of Lands (Hon. S.M. Lenehan) ‑Department of Lands ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

By the Minister of Forests (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder) ‑

        Woods and Forests Department ‑ Report, 1989‑90.

 

5          Public Works Standing Committee ‑ Report

The Speaker laid on the Table the Report, together with Minutes of Evidence of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works on the Redevelopment of the Adelaide Magistrates Court.

Report ordered to be printed (Paper No. 174).

 

6          Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

7          Limitation of debate

The Deputy Premier moved ‑ That the time allotted for completion of the:

        Pay‑roll Tax Amendment Bill;

        Tobacco Products (Licensing) Amendment Bill;

        Financial Institutions Duty Act Amendment Bill;

        Land Tax Act Amendment Bill;  and

        Stamp Duties Act Amendment Bill (No. 4),

        be until 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 18 October.

Question put and passed.


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8          Select Committee on the Constitution (Electoral Redistribution) AmendmentBill ‑ Extension of time for bringing up    Report

Order of the Day read for the bringing up of the Report of the Select Committee on the Constitution (Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill.

The Deputy Premier moved ‑ That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on the Constitution (Electoral Redistribution) Amendment Bill be extended until Tuesday 13 November.

Question put and passed.

 

9          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.

 

10       Pay‑roll Tax Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question ‑ That the Pay‑roll Tax Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

 

11       Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

Acts Interpretation Act Amendment Bill                                                                           Message No. 10

MR SPEAKER ‑ The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Acts Interpretation Act, 1915, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

Legislative Council, 16 October 1990                                                                    G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

Bill read a first time.

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

 

12       Pay‑roll Tax Act Amendment Bill

Debate (interrupted by receipt of the foregoing Message) resumed.

Question put and passed.

 

Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                                                                    Clause No. 1 agreed to.

                                                                    Clause No. 2 read.

Mr S.J. Baker moved, on page 1, line 13, to leave out all words in this line and insert in lieu thereof new clause as follows:

2.     This Act will come into operation on the first day of the month immediately following the month of the enactment of this Act.


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Question ‑ That the amendment be agreed to ‑ put.

Committee divided (No. 1):

Ayes, 21.

Hon. H. Allison

Dr Armitage

Hon. P.B. Arnold

Mr D.S. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Blacker

Mr Brindal

Hon. J.L. Cashmore

Hon. T. Chapman

Mr S.G. Evans

Hon. E.R. Goldsworthy

Mr Gunn

Mr Ingerson

Mrs Kotz

Mr Lewis

Mr Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mr Such

Mr Venning

Mr S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

Noes, 21.

Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Groom

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Hon. N.T. Peterson

Mr Quirke

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. F.T. Blevins (Teller)

 

 

Casting Vote

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

So it passed in the negative.

 

                                                                    Clause agreed to.

                                                                    Clause No. 3 read.

Mr S.J. Baker moved on page 1, lines 16 to 24, to leave out all words in these lines.

Question ‑ That the amendment be agreed to ‑ put and negatived.

                                                                    Clause agreed to.

                                                                    Clause No. 4 read.

Question ‑ That the clause stand as printed ‑ put.

 


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Committee divided (No. 2):

Ayes, 21.

Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Groom

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Hon. N.T. Peterson

Mr Quirke

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. F.T. Blevins (Teller)

 

Noes, 21.

Hon. H. Allison

Dr Armitage

Hon. P.B. Arnold

Mr D.S. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Blacker

Mr Brindal

Hon. J.L. Cashmore

Hon. T. Chapman

Mr S.G. Evans

Hon. E.R. Goldsworthy

Mr Gunn

Mr Ingerson

Mrs Kotz

Mr Lewis

Mr Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mr Such

Mr Venning

Mr S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

Casting Vote

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

So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                                    Clauses Nos 5 to 12 agreed to.

                                                                    Title agreed to.

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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.

 

The Minister of Finance (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved ‑ That this Bill be now read a third time.

Debate ensued.


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Question put.

House divided (No. 3):

Ayes, 21.

Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Mr M.J. Evans

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Groom

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. F.T. Blevins (Teller)

 

Noes, 21.

Hon. H. Allison

Dr Armitage

Hon. P.B. Arnold

Mr D.S. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Blacker

Mr Brindal

Hon. J.L. Cashmore

Hon. T. Chapman

Mr S.G. Evans

Hon. E.R. Goldsworthy

Mr Gunn

Mr Ingerson

Mrs Kotz

Mr Lewis

Mr Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mr Such

Mr Venning

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.

 

13       Tobacco Products (Licensing) Act Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question ‑ That the Tobacco Products (Licensing) Act Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

Question put and passed.

 

Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

 

                                                                    Clauses Nos 1 to 6 agreed to.

                                                                    Title agreed to.

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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.


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14       Adjournment

The Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved ‑ That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 9.45 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Wednesday 17 October 1990

Notices of Motion: Government Business‑‑

 

The Minister of Health to move ‑ That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the registration of chiropractors and to regulate the practice of chiropractic; to repeal the Chiropractors Act, 1979; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister of Health to move ‑ That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an            Act to provide for the registration of pharmacists and to regulate the practice of pharmacy; to repeal the Pharmacy Act, 1935; to make a consequential amendment to the Controlled Substances Act, 1984; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister of Agriculture to move ‑ That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to prevent or control disease and residues in stock and stock products and to provide for the regulation of the artificial breeding of stock; to repeal the Stock Diseases Act, 1934; to make consequential amendments to the Cattle Compensation Act, 1939, the Foot and Mouth Disease Eradication Fund Act, 1958, and the Swine Compensation Act, 1936; and for other purposes.

 

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Present during the day ‑ All the Members except Hon. S.M. Lenehan and Hon. D.C. Wotton.

 

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

 

Division No. 1 ‑

Ayes ‑ Hon. B.C. Eastick and Hon. D.C. Wotton.

Noes ‑ Hon. S.M. Lenehan and Hon. M.D. Rann.

 

Division No. 2 ‑

Ayes ‑ Hon. S.M. Lenehan and Hon. M.D. Rann.

Noes ‑ Hon. B.C. Eastick and Hon. D.C. Wotton.

 

Division No. 3 ‑

Ayes ‑ Hon. S.M. Lenehan and Hon. M.D. Rann.

Noes ‑ Hon. B.C. Eastick and Hon. D.C. Wotton.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                    N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                    SPEAKER

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY