No 16

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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MONDAY 8 JULY 2002

 

 

1       Meeting of House

         The House met pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (Hon Peter Lewis) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Messages from the Governor

The following Messages from the Governor were received and read:

 

Assent to Bill                                                                                          Message No 3

The Governor informs the House of Assembly that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Act was assented to during the second Session of the 50th Parliament, viz.-

No. 1 of 2002        An Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the financial year ending on 30 June 2003.

Government House, 9 July 2002                                         M Jackson-Nelson, GOVERNOR

 

Constitution (Parliamentary Secretaries) Amendment Bill – Recommending

Message No 4

The Governor recommends to the House of Assembly the appropriation of such amounts of money as may be required for the purposes mentioned in the Constitution (Parliamentary Secretaries) Amendment Bill 2002.

Government House, 9 July 2002                                         M Jackson-Nelson, GOVERNOR

 

3       Suspension of Standing Orders

The Minister for Transport (Hon M J Wright), without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the Premier (Hon M D Rann) to move a motion without notice, forthwith.

Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

         Lleyton Hewitt - Wimbeldon Champion - Motion re

The Premier then moved - That this House congratulates Lleyton Hewitt on his outstanding victory in the Men’s Singles Title at Wimbledon 2002.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

4       Petitions Nos 13 to 16

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

 

13     The Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), from 184 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House pass legislation providing for the prosecution of child sexual abuse offences committed before 1982.

 

14     Hon D C Brown (Deputy Leader of the Opposition), from 1091 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House direct the Government to reject the wind farm proposal for the Southern Mount Lofty Ranges at Sellicks – Myponga.

 

15   Hon D C Kotz (Newland), from 866 electors of South Australia, requesting that the House act to prevent  the land sub-division in the eastern section of the Cobbler Creek Reserve, Golden Grove.

 

16     Hon D C Kotz (Newland), from 248 electors of South Australia, requesting that the House not support any Bill which may seek to extend shop trading hours in any way.

 

5       Answers to questions

An answer to question No 1 on the Notice Paper and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

6       Public Works Committee - Report - Mini-Hydro Facilities at Terminal Storage (Anstey Hill) and Mt Bold Dam

Mr Caica brought up the 177th Report of the Public Works Committee on Mini-Hydro Facilities at Terminal Storage (Anstey Hill) and Mt Bold Dam.

Report received.

Ordered to be published (Paper No 181).

 

7       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

8       Paper

         The following Paper was tabled:

 

         By the Minister for Health (Hon L Stevens) –

      Secretary of Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing, letter dated 28 June 2002 to Chief Executive of Department of Human Services.

 

9       Questions

Questions without notice (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

 

10      Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

11      Nuclear Waste Storage Facility (Prohibition) (Referendum) 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.

 

12      Extension of time for adjournment

Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Tourism (Hon J D Lomax-Smith) - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 5.40 pm.

 

13      Nuclear Waste Storage Facility (Prohibition) (Referendum) Amendment Bill

Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill), that the debate be further adjourned until tomorrow.

 

14      Adjournment

House adjourned at 5.51 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Tuesday 9 July 2002

 

Notices of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Attorney-General to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Acts Interpretation Act 1915, the Administration and Probate Act 1919, the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988, the Domestic Violence Act 1994, the Evidence Act 1929, the Expiation of Offences Act 1996, the Patnership Act 1891, the Real Property Act 1886, the Summary Offences Act 1953, the Trustee Act 1936, the Trustee Companies Act 1988 and the Workers’s Lien Act 1893.

 

The Attorney-General to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Co-operatives Act 1997.

 

            For Wednesday 10 July 2002

 

Notice of Motion: Private Members Business - Bills/ Committees/ Regulations -

 

Mr Caica to move – That the One Hundred and Seventy Seventh Report of the Public Works Committee on Mini-Hydro Facilities at Terminal Storage (Anstey Hill) and Mount Bold be noted.

 

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Present during the day - All Members except Hon P L White.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Peter Lewis

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

ACTING CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY