No 25

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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MONDAY 1 DECEMBER 2003

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 72, 87 and 163 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

3       Papers

         The Speaker laid on the Table the following reports:

 

      Pursuant to Section 131 of the Local Government Act 1999 -

Goyder, Regional Council of – Report 2002-2003

Grant, District Council of - Report 2002-2003

Loxton Waikerie, District Council of - Report 2002-2003

Mitcham, City of - Report 2002-2003

Port Lincoln, City of - Report 2002-2003

            Prospect, City of - Report 2002-2003

Renmark Paringa Council – Report 2002 - 2003

Tumby Bay, District Council of - Report 2002-2003

Whyalla, Corporation of the City of - Report 2002-2003.

 

         The following Paper was tabled:

 

         By the Minister for Education and Children’s Services (Hon P L White) –

               Education and Children’s Services, Department of –

                     Chief Executive Performance Agreement 14/10/02 – 30/06/03.

 

4       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

5       Select Committee on the Statutes Amendment (Co-managed Parks) Bill - Leave to sit

The Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill), by leave, moved - That the Select Committee on the Statutes Amendment (Co-managed Parks) Bill have leave to sit during the sitting of the House today.

Question put and passed.

 

6       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

7       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

8       Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 1 to 6 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 7.

 

9       Statutes Amendment (Intervention Programs and Sentencing Procedures) 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 6 agreed to.

Clause No 7 amended and agreed to.

New clause No 7A inserted.

Clause No 8 amended and agreed to.

Clauses Nos 9 and 10 agreed to.

Clauses Nos 11 to 13 amended and agreed to.

 

Ms Chapman moved on page 11, after clause 13, to insert a new schedule as follows:

 

Schedule 1 – Review of intervention programs implemented in 2004

1 – Review of intervention programs implemented in 2004

(1) The Minister must, as soon as practicable after 1 January 2005, appoint an independent person to carry out an investigation and review concerning the value and effectiveness of each intervention programs (within the meaning of the Bail Act 1985 or the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988) implemented between 1 January 2004 and 1 January 2005.

(2) The person appointed by the Minister under subsection (1) must present to the Minister a report on the outcome of the investigation and review no later than 30 June 2005.

(3) The Minister must, as soon as practicable after receipt of the report under this section, cause a copy of the report to be laid before both Houses of Parliament.

 

Question – That new Schedule No 1 be inserted – put and negatived.

Title agreed to.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Snelling 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      Great Australian Bight Marine National Park - Motion re

         Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 be now taken into consideration.

 

The 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 under sections 28 and 43 of that Act on 26 September 1996, so as to remove the ability to acquire or exercise pursuant to that proclamation, rights of entry, prospecting, exploration or mining under the Mining Act 1971, the Petroleum Act 1940 (or its successor) or the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 over the land constituted by that proclamation as the Great Australian Bight Marine National Park.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

11      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Statutes Amendment (Bushfire Summit Recommendations) Bill            Message No 27

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Country Fires Act 1989 and the South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service Act 1936, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 1 December 2003                              R R Roberts, PRESIDENT

 

         Legal Practitioners (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                             Message No 28

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Legal Practitioners Act 1981, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 1 December 2003                              R R Roberts, PRESIDENT

 

12      Postponement of business

Ordered severally - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 1 to 6 and 8 to 18 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 19.

 

13      Southern State Superannuation (Visiting Medical Officers) 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

14      Extension of sitting

Ordered, on motion of the Deputy Premier (Hon K O Foley) - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

 

15      Adjournment

The Deputy Premier, moved – That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 6.05 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members except Mr Goldsworthy and Mr O’Brien.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Peter Lewis

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY