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                                                                                               No. 28

 

                    VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                           OF THE

 

                      HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                    

 

 

                                                                       TUESDAY 19 NOVEMBER 1991

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

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

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Petitions Nos 145 to 148

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

 

                145 and 146  The Minister of Emergency Services (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder) and

                    Mr D.S. Baker, from 78 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to decriminalise prostitution.

 

                147  Mr Becker, from 129 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to withdraw the owner registration form required by the Greyhound Racing Board.

 

                148  Mr Ingerson, from 218 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government to revert to the previous water rating system.

 

 3             Answers to questions

                Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 120, 132, 185, 187, 190, 197, 201, 203 to

                    205, 213, 218 and 237 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 4             Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

                By the Premier (Hon. J.C. Bannon) -

                    Government Management Board - Report, 1990-91.

                    Department of the Premier and Cabinet - Report, 1990-91.

 

                By the Minister of Health (Hon. D.J. Hopgood) -

                    Foundation South Australia - Report, 1990-91.

                    Radiation Protection and Control Act 1982 - Report on the Administration of,

                     1990-91.

 

                By the Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) -

                    Accounting Standards Review Board - Report, 1990-91.

 

 

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                By the Minister of Labour (Hon. R.J. Gregory) -

                    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986 - Regulations -

                          Claims and Registration - Mesothelioma.

                          General-RISE Exemption.

 

                By the Minister of Employment and Further Education (Hon. M.D. Rann) -

                    Riverland Cultural Trust - Report, 1990-91.

                    Industrial and Commercial Training Act 1981 - Regulations - Automotive Servicing.

 

 5             Public Works Standing Committee - Reports

                The Speaker laid on the Table the following Reports, together with Minutes of

                    Evidence of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works on:

 

                The Flinders University of South Australia Business/Law Building.

                Report ordered to be printed (Paper No. 171).

 

                Glenelg Sewage Treatment Works - Replacement of Aeration and Power Generation

                    Equipment.

                Report ordered to be printed (Paper No. 170).

 

 6             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 7             Paper

                The following Paper was laid on the Table:

 

                By the Minister of Housing and Construction (Hon. M.K. Mayes) -

                    Adelaide Entertainment Centre Fire Door Compliance Certificate.

 

 8             Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 9             Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Goods Securities (Highways Fund) Amendment Bill                                                   Message No. 37

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith,

                    titled an Act to amend the Goods Securities Act 1986, with the suggested amendment indicated by the annexed Schedule, which amendment the Legislative Council requests the House of Assembly to make to the said Bill.

                Legislative Council, 14 November 1991          G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                                          Schedule of the amendment suggested by the Legislative Council

                Page 1 (clause 4) - After line 31 insert subclause as follows:

                               "(3) The Commissioner of Highways must include in each annual report under

                    the Highways Act 1926 to the Minister responsible for the administration of that Act statements of -

                               (a)      the total of the amounts credited to the Highways Fund pursuant to this Act during the financial year to which the report relates;

                               (b)          the total of the amounts paid out of that Fund during that year to meet the costs of administration of this Act;

 

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                               (c)      the total of the amounts paid out of that Fund during that year for the payment of compensation payable under orders of the Tribunal;

                                              and

                               (d)          the total of the amounts credited to that Fund pursuant to this Act at any time up to the end of that year less the total of the amounts paid out of

                                              that Fund at any time up to the end of that year to meet the costs of administration of this Act and for the payment of compensation payable under orders of the Tribunal."

                                                                        C.H. Mertin, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                Ordered - That consideration of the Message be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

                Wheat Marketing (Trust Fund) Amendment Bill                                                         Message No. 38

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith,

                    titled an Act to amend the Wheat Marketing Act 1989, without any amendment.

                    Legislative Council, 14 November 1991          G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

10           Limitation of debate

                The Deputy Premier (Hon.D.J. Hopgood) moved - That the time allotted for:

                (a)     completion of the -

                               Aboriginal Lands Trust (Parliamentary Committee and Business Advisory Panel)

                                    Amendment Bill;

                               The Flinders University of South Australian (Joint Awards) Amendment Bill;

                               Superannuation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill;

                               Motor Vehicles (Historic Vehicles and Disabled Person's Parking) Amendment

                                    Bill;

                               Wrongs (Parents' Liability) Amendment Bill;

                               Fisheries (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill;

                               Stamp Duties (Assessments and Forms) Amendment Bill,

                and

                (b)     consideration of the amendments and suggested amendments of the Legislative

                          Council in the -

                               Housing Co-operatives Bill;  and

                               Pay-roll Tax (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill,

                be until 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 21 November.

                Question put and passed.

 

11           Pay-roll Tax (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the consideration of the suggested amendments of the

                    Legislative Council in the Pay-roll Tax (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill.

 

                                                                                        In Committee

                                              Resolved - That the suggested amendments be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                              

 

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans reported that the Committee had considered the suggested amendments

                    referred to it, had agreed to the same without amendment and had amended the Bill accordingly.

 

 

 

 

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12           Housing Co-operatives Bill

                Order of the Day read for the consideration of the amendments of the Legislative

                    Council in the Housing Co-operatives Bill.

 

                                                                                        In Committee

                                              Resolved - That the amendments be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                  

 

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred

                    to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.                     

 

13           Aboriginal Lands Trust (Parliamentary Committee and Business Advisory Panel)

                    Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Aboriginal

                    Lands Trust (Parliamentary Committee and Business Advisory Panel) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                        In Committee

 

                                              Clauses Nos 1 and 2 agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 3 amended and agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                   

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred

                    to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

 

                The Minister of Aboriginal Affairs  (Hon.M.D. Rann) moved - That this Bill be now

                    read a third time.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

14           The Flinders University of South Australia (Joint Awards) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Flinders

                    University of South Australia (Joint Awards) 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.

 

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15           Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 5 be postponed and taken

                    into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 6.

 

16           Superannuation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

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

                    Superannuation (Miscellaneous) 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 15 agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                   

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans 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.

 

17           Motor Vehicles (Historic Vehicles and Disabled Person's Parking) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Motor

                    Vehicles (Historic Vehicles and Disabled Person's Parking) 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 5 agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                   

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans 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.

 

 18          Wrongs (Parents' Liability) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Wrongs

                    (Parents' Liability) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr McKee, that the debate be further adjourned until

                    tomorrow.

 

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19           Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Correctional Services (Drug Testing) Amendment Bill                                             Message No. 39

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith,

                    titled an Act to amend the Correctional Services Act 1982, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 19 November 1991             G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

20           Adjournment

                The Minister of Labour moved - That the House do now adjourn.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

                House adjourned at 10.19 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                  

 

                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Wednesday 20 November 1991

                Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Minister of Agriculture to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act relating to

                the marketing of wine grapes.

 

The Minister of Transport to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend

                the Road Traffic Act 1961.

 

                Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills-

 

Mr M.J. Evans to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Acts

                Interpretation Act 1915.

 

Mr M.J. Evans to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the

                Subordinate Legislation Act 1978.

 

For Thursday 28 November 1991

                Notice of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Holloway to move - That this House reaffirms the Government's policy not to accept the

                transfer of the Repatriation General Hospital at Daw Park to the State health system unless-

                (a)     the veteran's community, represented by the R.S.L., is satisfied with the arrangements, particularly those relating to priority of access and quality of health care;

                (b)     general access to comprehensive health and hospital services for veterans will continue at the level they have always enjoyed;

                (c)     the Commonwealth provides a guarantee that all funds for operating the hospital will be transferred to the State and indexed for inflation;

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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                (d)     the Commonwealth completes the comprehensive upgrading of the facilities at Daw Park; and

                (e)     the staff of the hospital are satisfied that their interests will be adequately safeguarded.

 

Present during the day - All the Members.

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY