No 31

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 21 JULY 1998

 

 

1       Meeting of House

The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon J K G Oswald) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 121, 123, 141 and 147 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

3       Papers

         The following Papers were tabled:

 

          By the Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism (Hon G A Ingerson) -

               Corporation - By-Laws -

                     City of Port Augusta -

                           No 1 - Council Land

                           No 2 - Moveable Signs

                           No 3 - Flammable Undergrowth

                           No 4 - Waste Management

                           No 5 - Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden

                     Town of Gawler -

                           No 3 - Streets and Public Places

                           No 6 - Dogs

                            No 7 - Poultry and Birds

 

          By the Minister for Human Services (Hon D C Brown) –

               Ministerial Statement – Australian Dance Theatre

               Road Traffic Act - Regulations - School Zones

 

          By the Minister for Government Enterprises (Hon M H Armitage) –

     Ministerial Statement – Intoxication and the Criminal Law

            Supreme Court Act - Supreme Court Rules - Criminal - Obtaining Evidence Interstate

 


          By the Minister for Education, Children’s Services and Training (Hon M R Buckby) -

               Motor Accident Commission - Charter, 30 September 1997

               Public Corporations Act -

                     ETSA Corporation - Charter

                     SA Generation Corporation (Optima Energy) - Charter

               Technical and Further Education Act - Regulations - Revocation of Regulation 66.

 

4        Privileges Committee – Report

          The Minister for Local Government (Hon M K Brindal) brought up the Report (Paper No 206) together with Minutes of Proceedings of the Privileges Committee.

          Report received.

 

          The Minister moved  - That the Report be adopted.

          Debate ensued.

          Question put and passed.

 

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       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Joint Committee on Transport Safety                                                     Message No 83

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that it has passed the Resolution transmitted herewith, and desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly thereto.

         Legislative Council, 9 July 1998                                                      J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

Resolution referred to:

               I     That in the opinion of this Council, a Joint Committee be appointed to inquire into and report upon all matters relating to transport safety in the State; and

               II     That in the event of the Joint Committee being appointed, the Legislative Council be represented thereon by three members, of whom two shall form a quorum of Council Members necessary to be present at all sittings of the Committee.

 

         Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration on motion.

 

         Stamp Duties (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                                      Message No 84

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act 1923, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 9 July 1998                                                      J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         Barley Marketing (Deregulation of Stockfeed Barley) Amendment Bill              Message No 85

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewtith, titled an Act to amend the Barley Marketing Act 1993, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 9 July 1998                                                      J C Irwin, PRESIDENT


8       Non-Metropolitan Railways (Transfer) (Building and Development Work)

         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.

 

9       Emergency Services Funding 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 1and 2 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 3 read.

 

         To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D C Wotton 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 tomorrow.

 

10      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 3 to 7 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 8.

 

11      City of Adelaide 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 Atkinson, by leave, that the debate be further adjourned until tomorrow.

 

12      Adjournment

         The Minister for Local Government moved - That the House do now adjourn.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

         House adjourned at 10.18 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

         For Wednesday 22 July 1998

 

      Notices of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish the South Australian Independent Regulator; and for other purposes.

 

The Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish the South Australian Sustainable Energy Authority; to promote energy efficiency; and for other purposes.

 

The Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Electricity Act 1996 and to make related amendments to the Renmark Irrigation Trust Act 1936.

 

The Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to repeal the Bulk Handling of Grain Act 1955.

 

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      Present during the day - All Members except Mr Koutsantonis.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                               J K G Oswald

                                                                                                               SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY