No 18

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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THURSDAY 28 NOVEMBER 1996

 

 

1       Meeting of House

         The House met pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (Hon G M Gunn) took the Chair and read                     prayers.

 

2       Conference - Local Government (City of Adelaide) Bill

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon E S Ashenden) moved - That the sitting of the House be continued during the Conference with the Legislative Council on the Local Government (City of Adelaide) Bill.

Question put and passed.

 

3       Criminal Law Consolidation (Intoxication) Amendment Bill

The Mr Atkinson, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         Mr Atkinson moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Lewis, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

4       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 2 to 5 be  Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

 

5       Community Protection Bill

Mr Rossi, having by leave amended the motion of which notice was given, moved -  That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to restore capital punishment; to provide for more effective protection against criminal activity; to ensure that offenders are adequately punished; to ensure that the impact of crime on the victims of crime is adequately reflected in criminal sentences; to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935; and for other purposes.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

Mr Rossi moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Lewis, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 


6       Statutes Amendment (Sexual Offences) Bill

Mr Wade, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the  Bail Act 1985, the Correctional Services Act 1982, the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935 and the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

Mr Wade moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Bass, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

7       Public Works Committee - Report - Adelaide to Crafers Highway Upgrade - Motion to note

Mr Oswald, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Forty-Second Report of the Public Works Committee on the Adelaide to Crafers Highway Upgrade be noted.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

8       Summary Offences (Prostitution) 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.

Ordered, on motion of Mr Atkinson, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday next.

 

9       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 2 to 8 be Orders of the Day for Thursday next.

 

10      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration after Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 5.

 

11      Glenthorne Research Station - Motion re

Mrs Greig, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House supports the retention of the Glenthorne Research Station at O’Halloran Hill for use as metropolitan open space.

         Debate ensued.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

12      Mental Health Care - Tumby Bay - Motion re

Mrs Penfold, pursuant to notice, proceeding to move - That this House commends the professional cooperation of the people of Tumby Bay and district who undertook a very successful strategy for mental health care and suicide prevention through an innovative preventative primary care program within their community.

        

13      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions be postponed until Notices of Motion: Other Motions are disposed of.

 

14      Mental Health Care - Tumby Bay - Motion re

         Motion (interrupted by calling on Orders of the Day: Other Motions) resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

15      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Other Motions Nos 4 and 5 be Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

 


16      Barossa Tourist Train - Motion re

Mr Venning, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates TransAdelaide on the successful reintroduction of the Barossa Tourist Train and hopes that it will become a regular service.

         Debate ensued.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

17      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions Nos 1 to 4 be Orders of the Day for Thursday next.

 

18      Adelaide Airport Curfew Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned motion of Mr Atkinson - That this House disagrees with the Minister for Infrastructure’s call for the Federal Government, to reconsider the 11 pm to 6 am curfew at Adelaide Airport and calls on the Federal Parliament to entrench the curfew in statute law.

Motion, having by leave been amended, resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Becker, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

19      Parks High School - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned motion of Mr De Laine - That this House calls on the Premier to support multiculturalism and Aboriginal reconciliation by -

(a) intervening in the Government’s decision to close the Parks High School;

(b) visiting the School to see at first hand how it operates; and

(c) entering into meaningful discussions with the School community on options they have developed for the School’s future,

and to assist in the retention of this excellent multicultural school for the benefit of the multicultural and Aboriginal population of the Parks area.

         Motion resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the motion be further adjourned until Thursday next.

        

20      Questions

         Questions without notice were asked.

 

21      Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

22      Messages from the Legislative Council

         The following Messages from the Legislative Council were received and read:

 

         Equal Opportunity (Tribunal) Amendment Bill                                        Message No 23

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Equal Opportunity Act 1984, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly

         Legislative Council, 27 November 1996                                            H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

         The Treasurer (Hon S J Baker) moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday next.

 

        

 

        
         Animal and Plant Control (Agricultural Protection and Other Purposes)(Interim Control Boards)

                Amendment Bill                                                                               Message No 24

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Animal and Plant Control (Agricultural Protection and Other Purposes) Act 1986, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 27 November 1996                                            H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

        

23      Parliamentary Remuneration (Supplementary Allowances and Benefits) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Industrial Affairs(Hon G A Ingerson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Parliamentary Remuneration Act 1990.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill presented and read a first time.

         The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

 

         Suspension of Standing Orders

The Minister for Industrial Affairs, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the Bill to pass through its remaining stages without delay.

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

        

Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

        

24      Select Committee on the Pulp and Paper Mill (Hundreds of Mayurra and Hindmarsh) (Council Rates) Amendment Bill      

Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on the Pulp and Paper Mill (Hundreds of Mayurra and Hindmarsh) (Council Rates) Amendment Bill to be brought up.

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon E S Ashenden) brought up the Report of the Select Committee on the Pulp and Paper Mill (Hundreds of Mayurra and Hindmarsh) (Council Rates) Amendment Bill (Paper No. 190), together with the Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence.

 

Ordered - That the Report be received.

The Minister moved - That the Report be noted.

Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

25      Paper

         The Speaker laid on the Table:

 

Members Travel - Summary of Expenditure 1995-96

 


26      Conference - Local Government (City of Adelaide) Bill

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations reported as follows:

I have to report that the Managers have been at the Conference on the Local Government (City of Adelaide) Bill, which was managed on the part of the Legislative Council by the Minister for Transport (Hon D V Laidlaw), Hon A J Redford, Hon J A W Levy, Hon P Holloway and Hon M J Elliott and we there delivered Bill, together with the resolution adopted by this House and thereupon the Managers for the two Houses conferred together but no agreement was reached.

 

27      Adjournment

House adjourned at 4.01 pm until Tuesday next at 2.00 pm.

 

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Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                               G M Gunn

                                                                                                               SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY