No. 21

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                          THURSDAY 22 OCTOBER 1992        

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Ambulance Services Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Ambulance                        Services 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 read.

 

                To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

                                                                                                                         

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it, had made progress therein and asked leave to sit again.

                Ordered - That the Committee have leave to sit again on motion.

 

 3             Message from the Governor

                The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                Appropriation Bill - Recommending Schedule                                                              Message No. 9

                The Governor recommends to the House of Assembly the new schedule proposed to be                    substituted in the Appropriation Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 22 October 1992                                             R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 4             Paper

                The following Paper was laid on the Table by the Minister of Emergency Services (Hon.                     M.K. Mayes) -

                Memorandum from the Commissioner of Police relating to an Infringement Notice issued on 18 September 1992 at Somerton Park.

 

 

 5             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 6             Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 7             Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Appropriation Bill                                                                               Message No. 28

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has, in reply to Message No. 33 from the House                   of Assembly, withdrawn the Appropriation Bill which is returned herewith.

                Legislative Council, 22 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

 8             Suspension of Standing Orders

                The Treasurer, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable him to move a motion forthwith for the rescission of the third reading of the Appropriation Bill.

                Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute

                    majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

                Rescission of Vote

                The Treasurer then moved - That the vote on the Third Reading of the Appropriation Bill                   taken in the House on Tuesday 13 October 1992 be rescinded.

                Debate ensued.

                Ordered, on motion of the Treasurer, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday                                 next.

               

 9             Ambulance Services Bill

                Order of the Day read for the further consideration in Committee of the Ambulance                              Services Bill.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

 

                                                             Clause No. 4 further considered and agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 5 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 6 read.

                Dr Armitage moved on page 2, to leave out all words in lines 15 to 18.

                Question put.


 

 

                Committee divided (No. 1):

               Ayes, 20.                                                    Noes, 21.

            Hon. H. Allison

            Hon. P.B. Arnold

            Mr D.S. Baker

            Mr S.J. Baker

            Mr Becker

            Mr Brindal

            Hon. D.C. Brown

            Hon. J.L. Cashmore

            Hon. B.C. Eastick

            Mr S.G. Evans

            Mr Ingerson

            Mrs Kotz

            Mr Lewis

            Mr Matthew

            Mr Meier

            Mr Olsen

            Mr Oswald

            Mr Venning

            Hon. D.C. Wotton

            Dr Armitage (Teller)

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Mr Blacker

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Hon. T.R. Groom

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Hon. N.T. Peterson

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. M.J. Evans (Teller)

                So it passed in the negative.

                                                             Clause agreed to.

                                                             Clauses Nos 7 to 9 agreed to.

                                                             New Clause No. 9a inserted.

                                                             Clause No. 10 agreed to.

                                                             New Clauses Nos 10a and 10b inserted.

                                                             Clauses Nos 11 to 17 agreed to.

                                                             Schedule read.

                Dr Armitage moved on page 5, line 4, to leave out "for 12 months after the repeal of that                     Act" and insert "until surrendered by the holder of the licence".

                Question put and negatived.

                                                             Schedule agreed to.

                                                             Title agreed to.

                                                                                                                       

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson 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           Supported Residential Facilities Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Supported Residential Facilities 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 read.

                Hon. D.C. Wotton moved on page 3, after line 38, to insert new paragraph as follows:

                    (da)   any premises that form part of a Commonwealth subsidized nursing home or aged                 care hostel where the Commonwealth monitors outcome standards for residents;

 

                Amendment withdrawn

                Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

                                                             Clause otherwise amended and agreed to.

                                                             Clauses Nos 5 to 21 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 22 amended and agreed to.

                                                             Clause Nos 23 to 30 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 31 read.

                Hon. D.C. Wotton moved on page 18, lines 9 and 10, to leave out the words "or in                                imminent danger of becoming insolvent,".

                Question put and negatived.

                                                             Clause agreed to.

                                                             Clauses Nos 32 to 59 agreed to.

                                                             Title agreed to.

                                                                                                                       

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson 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.

 

11           Extension of sitting

                The Deputy Premier (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved - That the sitting of the House be                                 extended beyond 6.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

12           Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Suspension of Vehicle Registration)

                    Amendment Bill                                                                              Message No. 29

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 and the Motor Vehicles Act 1959, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 22 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Bill read a first time.

                Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for Tuesday next.

 

                Financial Transaction Reports (State Provisions) Bill                               Message No. 30

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to provide for the giving of further information in relation to suspect transactions reported under the Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988 of the Commonwealth and the giving of information in relation to other suspect transactions and for related purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 22 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT     

 

                Bill read a first time.

 

 

                Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for Tuesday next.

 

                Business Franchise (Petroleum Products) (Fees) Amendment Bill         Message No. 31

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Business Franchise (Petroleum Products) Act 1979, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 22 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Land Tax (Rates) Amendment Bill                                                                                   Message No. 32

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Land Tax Act 1936, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 22 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

13           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 6.04 p.m. until Tuesday next at 2.00 p.m.                

 

                                                                                                                        

 

                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Tuesday 27 October 1992

                Notice of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Minister of Environment and Land Management to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 and to make related amendments to the Wilderness Protection Act 1992.

 

For Wednesday 28 October 1992

                Notices of Motion: Other Motions -

 

Mr Brindal to move - That this House censures the Minister of Emergency Services for misleading this House by saying, in answer to a question from the Member for Spence on 21 October 1992 "This is incorrect.  No infringement notice has been issued to a Telecom van in the circumstances described" and by so doing, casting a slur on the integrity of another Member in the performance of his Parliamentary duties.

 

Hon. J.C. Bannon to move - That this House, recognising the adverse effect that a goods and services tax will have on the tourist industry, supports the industry in its rejection of any proposals to impose such a tax in Australia.

                                                                                                                         

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Mr Gunn and Hon. J.H.C. Klunder.

 

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

 

                Division No. 1 -

                    Ayes - Messrs Gunn and Such.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold and Hon. J.H.C. Klunder.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY