No 30

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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THURSDAY 27 FEBRUARY 1997

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 1 be a Notice of Motion for Thursday next.

 

3       Public Works Committee - Report - Port Lincoln Health and Hospital Service Inc. Redevelopment - Stage III - Motion to note

Mr Oswald, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Forty-Eighth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Port Lincoln Health and Hospital Service Inc. Redevelopment - Stage III, be noted.

         Question put and passed.

 

4       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 1 be an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

 

5       Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of trauma) 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 De Laine, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday next.

        

6       Rehabilitation of Sexual Offenders 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 Meier, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday next.

     

7       MFP Development Act - Regulations - Motion for disallowance

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Foley - That the Regulations under the MFP Development Act 1992 relating to Land Excluded from Core Site, gazetted on 17 October and laid on the Table of this House on 22 October 1997 be disallowed.

Debate resumed.

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

 


8       Select Committee on Organs for Transplantation - Extension of time for bringing up Report

The Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources (Hon D C Wotton) moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Organs for Transplantation be extended until Thursday 20 March.

Question put and passed.

 

9       Select Committee on Petrol Multi Site Franchising - Report -  Motion to note

         Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Caudell - That the Report of                       the Select Committee on Petrol Multi Site Franchising be noted.

         Debate resumed.

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

 

10      Criminal Law Consolidation (Intoxication) Amendment Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

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

        

11      Community Protection Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

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

        

12      Statutes Amendment (Sexual Offences) Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

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

        

13      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.

 

It being 12.00 noon, the debate was adjourned (Mr Meier) and made an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

Notices of Motions: Other Motions were called on by the Clerk.

 

14      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 1 be a Notice of Motion for Thursday next.

 

15      Coordinating Italian Committee - Motion re

Mr Cummins, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates the Coordinating Italian Committee, its President (Dr A Cocchiaro) and all participating clubs and organisations for the very successful Carnevale and acknowledges the splendid contribution of the delegations from Lazio Region, Campania Region and the Salerno Province.

         Debate ensued.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Hall, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

16      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions be postponed and taken into consideration after Notices Motion: Other Motions are disposed of.

 

 


17      Surf Life Saving SA - National Award - Motion re

Mrs Rosenberg, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House recognises the achievements of Surf Life Saving South Australia in winning the National Volunteer Involvement Programme award received in Canberra on 6 December 1996 and expresses its appreciation for the service provided to this State and its support into the future.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

        

18      Oceania Shooting Championships - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion Mr Bass - That this House congratulates the participants of the successful Oceania Shooting Championships held in Adelaide between Friday 31 January and Saturday 8 February 1997 and particularly the South Australians who won medals and reached the minimum qualifying score for the 2000 Olympics selection and participation in future World Championships.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

        

19      Motor Vehicle and Component Industry - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion Mr Scalzi - That this House commends the Premier for his support of the South Australian motor vehicle and component industry through his stand on tariffs; and urges all Members of the Senate and the House of Representatives to reject the draft report of the Australian Productivity Commission.

         Debate resumed.

 

It being 1.00 pm, the debate was adjourned (Mrs Hall) and made an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

        

20      Message from the Governor

         The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

         Statutes Amendment (Superannuation) Bill - Recommending               Message No 16

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 Statutes Amendment (Superannuation) Bill 1997.

         Government House, 27 February 997                                              E J Neal, GOVERNOR

 

21      Questions

         Questions without notice were asked.

 

22      Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

23      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         St. John (Discharge of Trusts) Bill                                                           Message No 57

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to provide a means of discharging or replacing charitable trusts affecting property held by or for the purposes of the St Johns Ambulance; to provide for the disposition of property; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 26 February 1997                                             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 Thursday next.

 

         Associations Incorporation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                 Message No 58

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Associations Incorporation Act 1985, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 26 February 1997                                             H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

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

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

        

         Criminal Law Consolidation (Self Defence) Amendment Bill                 Message No 59

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1936, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 26 February 1997                                             H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

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

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

 

24      Gas Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

        

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 4 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 5 to 10 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 11 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 12 to 17 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 18 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 19 to 23 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 24 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clause No 25 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 26 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 27 to 95 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title amended and agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it, agreed to the same with amendments and had amended the long title.

 

The Treasurer moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 


25      Adjournment

         House adjourned at 4.49 pm until Tuesday next at 2.00 pm.

 

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         Present during the day - All Members except Mr Caudell and Hon R G Kerin.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            G M Gunn

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY