VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS
HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY
MONDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2004
1 Meeting of House
The House met pursuant to adjournment.
2 Absence of Speaker
The Clerk informed the House of the absence of the Speaker.
Hon R B Such (Chairman of Committees) took the chair as Deputy Speaker.
The Deputy Speaker read prayers.
4 Death of Hon G Bywaters
The Premier (Hon M D Rann), by leave, moved - That the House of Assembly expresses its deep regret at the death of Hon G Bywater, former Minister of the Crown and Member of the House of Assembly and places on record its appreciation of his long and meritorious service; and as a mark of respect to his memory, the sitting of the House be suspended until the ringing of the bells.
And being supported by the Leader of the Opposition (Hon R G Kerin), Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill), Minister for Administrative Services (Hon M J Wright), Mr Venning and the Deputy Speaker:
Motion carried in silence; Members rising in their places.
5 Suspension and resumption
At 2.27 pm the sitting of the House was suspended.
At 2.35 pm the Deputy Speaker resumed the Chair.
6 Petition No 27
The Clerk announced that the following Member had lodged a Petition for presentation:
27 Mr Brokenshire, from 5 members of the South Australian Community, requesting the House to call on the Minister for Transport to make it a priority to review the 50 km/h speed zones.
The Deputy Speaker laid on the Table the following report:
City of Charles Sturt – Report 2003-2004.
The following Paper was tabled:
By the Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon S W Key) –
Construction Industry Training Fund Act 1993 – Section 38 Review - South Australian Department of Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology Final Report - July 2004.
Questions without notice were asked.
9 Grievance debate
On motion of the Deputy Speaker, the House noted grievances.
10 Postponement of business
Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 2.
11 Industrial Law Reform (Fair Work) Bill
Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.
12 Extension of time for adjournment
Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Education and Children’s Services (Hon J D Lomax-Smith), that the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 pm.
13 Message from the Legislative Council
The following Message from the Legislative Council was received and read:
Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill Message No 8
MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 and to make related amendments to the Off-shore Waters (Application of Laws) Act 1976, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.
Legislative Council, 8 November 2004 R R Roberts, PRESIDENT
Bill read a first time.
The Minister for Education and Children’s Services moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.
Ordered, on motion of Hon I F Evans, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.
14 Industrial Law Reform (Fair Work) Bill
Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.
Ordered, on motion of Mr Meier, that the debate be further adjourned until tomorrow.
House adjourned at midnight until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.
Present during the day - All Members.
David A Bridges
CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY