No. 24

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                          THURSDAY 29 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             Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Notices of Motion (Government Business) Nos 1 and 2 be postponed and                  taken into consideration on motion.

 

 3             Industrial Relations (Miscellaneous Provisions) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Labour Relations and Occupational Health and Safety (Hon.R.J. Gregory), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Industrial Relations Act (S.A.) 1972, and to make related amendments to the Employees Registry Offices Act 1915 and the Long Service Leave Act 1987.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.G. Evans, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 10                           November.

 

 4             Government Management and Employment (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Labour Relations and Occupational Health and Safety, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Government Management and Employment Act 1985.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Ingerson, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 10                              November.

 

 5             The Standard Time (Eastern Standard Time) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Labour Relations and Occupational Health and Safety, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend The Standard Time Act 1898.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

 

 

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Ingerson, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 10                              November.

 

 6             Friendly Societies (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Friendly                              Societies (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clause No. 1 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.

 

 7             Statutes Amendment (Public Actuary) Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Statutes                              Amendment (Public Actuary) Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clauses Nos 1 to 32 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 without amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

 8             Friendly Societies (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Ordered - That the further consideration in Committee of the Friendly Societies                     (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now resumed.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clause No. 1 further considered and agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 2 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 3 amended and agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 4 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 5 amended and agreed to.

                                                             Clauses Nos 6 to 15 agreed to.

                                                             Clause No. 16 amended and agreed to.

                                                             Clauses Nos 17 to 34 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.

 

 9             Expiation of Offences (Divisional Fees) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Expiation of                        Offences (Divisional Fees) Amendment 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 amended.

                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.

 

10           Message from the Governor

                The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                National Parks and Wildlife (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill -

                    Recommending                                                                                                Message No. 10

                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 National Parks and Wildlife (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 29 October 1992                                             R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

11           Petitions Nos 85 to 88

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

 

                85      The Minister of Public Infrastructure (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder), from 430 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to introduce harsher penalties for those that commit violent acts on members of the community.

 

                86      Hon. D.C. Brown, from 268 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to suspend the project to build a bridge to Hindmarsh Island and fully re-examine alternatives of upgrading ferry operations.

 

                87      Mr Becker, from 224 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to maintain the curfew at Adelaide Airport.

 

                88      Mr Hamilton, from 26 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the                              Government to reduce the waiting lists at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

 

 12          Answer to a question

                An answer to a question without notice was tabled by the Speaker.

 

 

13           Legislative Review Committee - Minutes of Evidence

                Mr McKee brought up the Minutes of Evidence given before the Legislative Review                           Committee on Regulations under the Optometrists Act 1992 relating to Optometrists and                                    Optical Dispensers.

 

14           Select Committee on Rural Finance

                Mr Ferguson brought up the Report of the Select Committee on Rural Finance

                    (Paper No. 174), together with Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence.

                Ordered - That the Report be received.

                Ordered - That consideration of the Report be an Order of the Day for Wednesday 11                         November.

 

15           Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Suppression Measures

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Suppression Measures be extended until Wednesday 18 November.

                Question put and passed.

 

16           Select Committee on Juvenile Justice

                The Minister of Primary Industries (Hon. T.R. Groom) moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Juvenile Justice be extended until Wednesday 18 November.

                Question put and passed.

 

17           Select Committee on the Law and Practice Relating to Death and Dying

                Hon. D.J. Hopgood moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on the Law and Practice Relating to Death and Dying be extended until Wednesday 18 November.

                Question put and passed.

 

18           Select Committee on Primary and Secondary Education

                The Minister of Education, Employment and Training (Hon. S.M. Lenehan) moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Primary and Secondary Education be extended until Wednesday 18 November.

                Question put and passed.

 

19           Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

20           Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

21           Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Botanic Gardens (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                                                     Message No. 35

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled       an Act to amend the Botanic Gardens Act 1978, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 28 October 1992                                                                G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

22           Resumption of business

                Ordered - That consideration of Notices of Motion (Government Business) Nos 1 and 2 be                                now resumed.

 

 

23           Superannuation (Benefit Scheme) Bill

                The Minister of Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon. G.J. Crafter), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Superannuation Act 1988.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. D.C. Wotton, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 10                    November.

 

24           Superannuation (Scheme Revision) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide superannuation benefits on a non-contributory basis for persons employed in the public sector and for other purposes.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. D.C. Wotton, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 10                    November. 

 

25           Expiation of Offences (Divisional Fees) Amendment Bill

                Ordered - That the further consideration in Committee of the Expiation of Offences                               (Divisional Fees) Amendment Bill be now resumed.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                          Clause No. 4 as amended further considered and agreed to.

                                          Clauses Nos 5 to 10 agreed to.

                                          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 an amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

26           Statutes Amendment (Expiation of Offences) Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Statutes                              Amendment (Expiation of Offences) 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.

                                          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 without amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

27           Summary Procedure (Summary Protection Orders) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Summary                            Procedure (Summary Protection Orders) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

               

                Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                          Clauses Nos 1 to 4 agreed to.

                                          Clause No. 5 amended and agreed to.

                                          Clause No. 6 read.

                Mr S.J. Baker moved on page 3, line 36, to leave out the word "must" and insert in lieu thereof the word "may".

                Question put and negatived.

                                          Clause 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 an amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

28           Criminal Law Consolidation (Application of Criminal Law) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Criminal Law                      Consolidation (Application of Criminal Law) Amendment 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. 

                                          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 without amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

29           Commercial Arbitration (Uniform Provisions) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Commercial                        Arbitration (Uniform Provisions) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

 

                Bill read a second time.

                By leave, House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

30           Next day of sitting

                The Deputy Premier (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until                  Friday 6 November at 11.00 a.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

31           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 5.46 p.m. until Friday 6 November at 11.00 a.m.

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Tuesday 10 November 1992

                Notice of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Minister of Education, Employment and Training to move - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish a fund to be used to improve the quality of training in the building and construction industry; to establish the Construction Industry Training Board to administer the fund and to co ordinate appropriate training; to provide for the imposition and collection of a levy for the purposes of the fund; and for other purposes.

 

                                                                                                                         

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Mr Atkinson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY