No 17

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 9 JULY 2002

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Petitions Nos 17 to 18

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

 

17   Minister for the Southern Suburbs (Hon J D Hill), from 510 residents of South Australia, requesting the House provide intensive care facilities at Noarlunga Hospital.

 

18   Hon D C Kotz (Newland), from 599 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House direct the Government to immediately remove the “No U-Turn” sign at the junction of Sylvan Crescent and Hancock Road, Fairview Park.

 

3       Papers

         The following papers were tabled.

 

         By the Speaker -

The 58th Report of the Economic and Finance Committee entitled Emergency Services Levy 2002-2003 – Interim Report which had been printed and published pursuant to section 17 (7) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991 (Paper No 180).

 

By the Deputy Premier (Hon K O Foley) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

Fisheries –

            Fish Processors

            Fishing Activities

            General Fees

            Giant Crab Fees

            Restrictions on Equipment

            Schemes of Management Fees

      Mines and Works Inspection – Application and Other Fees

      Mining – Claims and Other Fees

      Opal Mining – Application and Other Fees

      Petroleum – Application, Licence Fees

      Primary Industries Funding Schemes – Sheep Industry Fund


 

By the Treasurer (Hon K O Foley) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Authorised Betting Operations – Licence Fees

      Land Tax – Certificate Fee

      Lottery and Gaming – Licence and Other Fees

      Petroleum Products Regulation – Various Fees

      Public Corporations –

            Education Adelaide Minister

            Holding Corporation Dissolution

      Southern State Superannuation – Invalidity, Death

      Superannuation – Electricity Members

      Tobacco Products Regulation – Licence Fee

 

Rules of Racing

      Authorised Betting Operations Act – Bookmakers Licensing Rules – Agents and Clerks

 

By the Minister for Government Enterprises (Hon P F Conlon) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Fees Regulation – Water, Sewerage

      Sewerage – Other Charges

      Waterworks – Other Charges

 

By the Minister for Police (Hon P F Conlon) –

      Regulations under the following Act -

                  Firearms – Licences, Transfer Fees

 

By the Minister for Emergency Services (Hon P F Conlon) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

                  Emergency Services Funding –

                        Remissions – Public Housing, Land

                        Remissions – Various

 

By the Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Associations Incorporation – Application, Copy Fees

      Bills of Sale – Registration and Filing Fees

      Business Names – Application, Inspection Fees

      Community Titles – Application and Other Fees

      Co-operatives – Application, Inspection Fees

      Cremation – Application Fees

      Criminal Law (Sentencing) – Service and Other Fees

      District Court – Civil and Criminal Divisions Fees

      Environment, Resources and Development Court –

            General Jurisdiction Fees

            Native Title Fees

      Fees Regulation –

            Fees Under Acts

            Managers, Justices Fees

      Magistrates Court – General and Minor Claims Divisions Fees

      Partnership – Limited Partnership Fees

      Public Trustee – Commission and Fees

      Real Property –

            Land Division Fees

            Search, Application and Other Fees

      Registration of Deeds – Registration and Other Fees

      Sexual Reassignment – Recognition Certificate Fee

      Sheriffs – Service and Execution Fees

      Strata Title – Lodgement and Other Fees

      Summary Offences – Application Fee

      Supreme Court –

            Filing, Application and Other Fees

            Probate Fees

      Workers Liens – Lodgement and Other Fees

      Youth Court – General Fees

 

Rules of Court –

      Magistrates Court – Civil Rules – Percentage

 

By the Minister for Consumer Affairs (Hon M J Atkinson) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration – Application Fees

      Building Work Contractors – Licence, Periodic, Default Fees

      Conveyances – Registration, Application Fees

      Land Agents – Application, Registration Fees

      Liquor Licensing – Application Fees

      Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians – Licence, Periodic Fees

      Second-hand Vehicle Dealers – Application, Licence Fees

      Security and Investigation Agents – Application, Licence Fees

      Trade Measurement - Licence Fees, Instrument Charges

      Travel Agents – Application and Licences Fees

 

By the Minister for Health (Hon L Stevens) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Chiropodists – Application and Subscription Fees

      Controlled Substances –

            Controlled Drugs and Poisons Fees

            Pest Control Fees

      Medical Practitioners – Fees for Over 70s

      Public and Environmental Health – Waste Control Fees

      Radiation Protection and Control – Substances, Apparatus Fees

      South Australian Health Commission –

            Compensable and Non-Medicare Fees

            Medicare Fees

            Private Hospital Licensing Fees

 

By the Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium – Admission Charges, Service Fees

      Crown Lands – Land Dealings Fees

      Environment Protection –

            Beverage Container Fees

            Fees and Levy

      Heritage – Copy, Certificate Fees

      Historic Shipwrecks – Register Copy Fee

      National Parks and Wildlife –

            Wildlife Fees

            Hunting Fees

      Native Vegetation – Consent Application Fee

      Pastoral Land Management and Conservation – Lease and Other Fees

      Water Resources – Licence and other Fees

 

By the Minister for Gambling (Hon J D Hill) –

      Regulations under the following Act -

                  Gaming Machines – Licence and Other Fees

 

By the Minister for Social Justice (Hon S W Key) –

      Regulations under the following Act -

                  Adoption Act – Application and Related Fees

 

By the Minister for Housing (Hon S W Key) –

      Regulations under the following Act -

                  Housing Improvement – Application Fees

 

By the Minister for Transport (Hon M J Wright) –

      Port Operating Agreements for –

                  Klein Point

                  Port Adelaide

                  Port Giles

                  Port Lincoln

                  Port Pirie

                  Thevenard

                  Wallaroo

 

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Fees Regulation – Proof of Age Card

      Harbors and Navigation –

            Ardrossan Limits

            Certificate, Registration and Other Fees

            Restricted Waters Extension

      Motor Vehicles –

            Expiation Fees

            Registration, Licence & Service Fees

      Passenger Transport – Accreditation and Other Fees

      Road Traffic –

            Driving Offences Fees

            Inspection Fees

 

By the Minister for Industrial Relations (Hon M J Wright) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Dangerous Substances – Licence, Permit Fees

      Explosives – Licences, Inspection Fees

      Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare – Inspection and Other Fees

 

By the Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing (Hon M J Wright) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

                  Boxing and Martial Arts – Fees, Medical Matters

 

By the Minister for Urban Development and Planning (Hon J W Weatherill) –

      Development Plan Amendment Report – Interim operation -

                  of City of Adelaide – Significant Trees

                  City of Burnside – Significant Tree Management

                  City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters – Significant Trees

                  City of Prospect – Significant Trees

                  City of – Unley – Significant Tree Management

 

      Regulations under the following Act -

      Development –

            Register and Other Fees

            Significant Trees – Time Extension

 

By the Minister for Local Government (Hon J W Weatherill) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Local Government – Valuation Fees

      Private Parking Areas – Expiration Fees


 

By the Minister for Administrative Services (Hon J W Weatherill) –

      Regulations under the following Acts -

      Freedom of Information – Fees and Charges

      Roads (Opening and Closing) – Deposit and Other Fees

      State Records – Document and Other Fees

      Valuation of Land – Copy and Other Fees

 

4       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

5       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

6       Cooperatives (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Co-operatives Act 1997.

Question put and passed.

         Bill presented and read a first time.

 

         The Attorney-General 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.

 

7       Statutes Amendment (Attorney-General’s Portfolio) Bill

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - 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’ Liens Act 1893.

Question put and passed.

         Bill presented and read a first time.

 

         The Attorney-General 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.

 

8       Gammon Ranges National Park - Motion re

Minister for Environment and Conservation, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House requests Her Excellency the Governor to make a proclamation under section 43(4) of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 to vary the proclamation made on 15 April 1982 constituting the Gammon Ranges National Park to remove all rights of entry, prospecting, exploration, or mining pursuant to a mining Act (within the meaning of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972) in respect of the land constituting the National Park

         Ordered, on motion of Hon I F Evans, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.


 

9       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.

Question put and passed.

         Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                                                            Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                                                            Clause No 4 considered.

 

         Hon I F Evans moved on page 4, after line 6 to insert:

"low level nuclear waste" means Category A, Category B or Category C radioactive waste as defined in the Code of Practice;

         Question - that the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

 

       Hon I F Evans moved on page 4, line 25 to insert —After "Electoral Act 1985" the words:

       other than Part 9 Division 6,

       Question - that the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

 

       Hon I F Evans moved on page 4, line 25 to insert —After "Electoral Act 1985" the words:

       other than section 85(3), (4), (5), (6), (7), (8), (9) and (10),

       Question - that the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

 

       Hon I F Evans moved on page 4, after line 32 to insert —

(2) A regulation made in relation to the conduct of a referendum under section 16 cannot come into operation until the time for disallowance under the Subordinate Legislation Act 1978 has passed.

       Question - that the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

 

                                                            Clause otherwise amended and agreed to.

                                                            Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon R B Such reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

10      Adjournment

House adjourned at 9.48 pm until Wednesday 10 July 2002 at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

 

For Wednesday 10 July 2002

 

Notices of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Deputy Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to make provision for the restructuring of the National Wine Centre, the leasing of Centre land and other dealings with assets and liabilities of the Centre; to repeal the National Wine Centre Act 1997; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister for Energy to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish the Essential Services Commission, to repeal the Independent Industry Regulator Act 1999, to amend the Local Government Act 1999 and the Maritime Services (Access) Act 2000; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister for Social Justice to move – That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to facilitate the Child Protection Review by conferring powers and immunities.

 

The Minister for Transport to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish a licensing system for regular passenger air services on declared routes between airports in the State; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister for Transport to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1962, the Harbors and Navigation Act 1993, the Motor Vehicles Act 1959 and the Road Traffic Act 1961.

 

Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations -

 

Mr Rau to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Summary Offences Act 1953.

 

Mr McEwen to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to create a moratorium on the introduction of genetically modified organisms in South Australia.

 

Ms Thompson to move – That the Thirty Eighth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on the Emergency Services Levy 2002/03 - Interim Report be noted.

 

For Thursday 11 July 2002

 

Notices of Motion: Other Motions

 

Mrs Geraghty to move – That this House congratulates Port Power Coach, Mark Williams, on becoming a life member of the Australian Football League.

 

Mrs Hall to move – That this House congratulates the South Australian Tourism Commission and the Year of the Outback Team on the success of the Great Australian Cattle Drive, and
(a) acknowledges the significant economic benefits and goodwill this historic event has generated across the outback regions of South Australia;
(b) recognises the valuable international media coverage this State has received for staging this event;
(c) congratulates the numerous individuals who participated in this event; and
(d) urges the State Government to financially support the concept of a similar biennial event in the future.

 

            For Thursday 18 July 2002

 

Notice of Motion

 

Mr Brokenshire to move – That this House congratulates the recently retired Deputy Police Commissioner, Neil McKenzie, on his 43 years of diligent service to the South Australian Police and wider community and commends his efforts in supporting a safe community and safe use of roads.

 

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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