No 35

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 27 JUNE 2000

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Message from the Governor

      The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

      Assent to Bills                                                                       Message No 16

The Governor informs the House of Assembly that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Acts have been assented to during the present Session, viz. -

No 16 of 2000      An Act to amend the Children’s Protection Act 1993

No 17 of 2000      An Act to amend the Police (Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) Act 1985

No 18 of 2000      An Act to amend the Correctional Services Act 1982, the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 and the Young Offenders Act 1993

No 19 of 2000      An Act to amend the Corporations (South Australia) Act 1990

No 20 of 2000      An Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935; and make related amendments to the Criminal Assets Confiscation Act 1996 and the Summary Offences Act 1953

No 21 of 2000      An Act to ratify and give effect to the Intergovernmental Agreement on the Reform of Commonwealth-State Financial Relations; to amend the Financial Institutions Duty Act 1983, the Pay-roll Tax Act 1971 and the Stamp Duties Act 1923; and for related purposes

No 22 of 2000      An Act to amend the Mining Act 1971 and the Opal Mining Act 1995

No 23 of 2000      An Act to amend the Public Trustee Act 1995 and the Trustee Companies Act 1988

No 24 of 2000      An Act to amend the Dairy Industry Act 1992

      Government House, 27 June 2000                                        E J Neal, GOVERNOR

 

3       Petitions Nos 150 to 158

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

 

150 to 155        The Minister for Local Government (Hon D C Kotz), Mr Hill, Ms Rankine, Hon R B Such, Mr Williams, Hon D C Wotton, from 426 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House strengthen the law in relation to prostitution and ban prostitution related advertising.

 

156 and 157      Messrs Lewis and Williams, from 454 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House ensure government funding of public libraries is maintained.

 

158            Hon G M Gunn, from 25 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House support legislation to increase the speed limit on sections of the Stuart, Eyre and Barrier Highways and Hawker to Lyndhurst Road to 130 kilometres per hour.

 

4       Paper

The Speaker laid on the Table the following report of the Public Works Committee which had been published pursuant to section 17(7) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991:

 

Port Adelaide Environment Improvement Project Stage 1 – Queensbury Wastewater Diversion (Paper No 214).

 

5       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 96, 103 and 115 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

6       Papers

         The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Minister for Primary Industries and Resources (Hon R G Kerin) –

      Regulations under the following Acts –

            Animal and Plant Control (Agricultural Protection and Other Purposes) – Keeping of Rabbits - Revocation

            Fisheries –

                  Abalone Fisheries – Fees

                  Blue Crab Fishery – Fees

                  General – Fees

                  Lakes and Coorong Fishery – Fees

                  Marine Scale Fisheries – Fees

                  Miscellaneous Fishery – Fees

                  Prawn Fisheries – Fees

                  River Fishery – Fees

                  River Murray – Native Fish

                  Rock Lobster - Fees

            Livestock –

                  Cattle Compensation Fund

                  Livestock Identification

            Primary Industries Funding Schemes – Cattle Industry Fund

            Stock Foods – Variation of Interpretations

 

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

      West Beach Trust – Report, 1998-99

 

      Regulations under the following Acts –

            Controlled Substances – Variation of Interpretation

            Development – New Building

            Motor Vehicles – National Heavy Vehicle Charges

            Passenger Transport – Safety, Security and Fare Compliance

            South Australian Health Commission – Flat Service Fee

 

      Waikerie Hospital and Health Services Incorporated – By-Laws

 

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

      Regulations under the following Acts –

            Workers Compensation and Rehabilitation –

                  Medical Practitioners Charges - GST

                  Scale of Charges - GST

                  TXU (No4) Pty Ltd – Crown Agency

 


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

      Education Adelaide – Report, 1998-99

 

      Public Corporations Act – Regulations – Hills Transit Dissolution

 

      RESI Corporation – Ministerial Directions – Sale and Lease of Gas Trading Business

      Transmission Lessor Corporation – Ministerial Directions – Interim Dividend to

            RESI Corporation

 

By the Minister for Environment and Heritage (Hon I F Evans) –

      Regulations under the following Acts –

            Emergency Services Funding – Remissions on Motor Vehicles and Vessels

            Liquor Licensing – Dry Areas – Coober Pedy

 

      Rules of Court – Magistrates Court – Magistrates Court Act – Mental Impairment

            Provisions

      Rules of Racing – Racing Act – Greyhound Racing – Parade Steward.

 

7       Economic and Finance Committee - Report – 2000 – 2001 Emergency Services Levy

Hon G M Gunn brought up the Thirtieth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on the 2000 – 2001 Emergency Services Levy.

Report received.

Ordered to be published (Paper No 216).

 

8       Questions

         Questions without notice were asked.

 

9       Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

10      Select Committee on the River Murray - Leave to sit

Hon D C Wotton, by leave, moved - That the Select Committee on the River Murray have leave to sit during the sittings of the House this week.

Question put and passed.

 

11      Postponement of Business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 be postponed until Thursday 13 July.

 

12      Criminal Law Consolidation (Mental Impairment) Amendment Bill

         Order of the Day read for the second reading of this Bill.

The Minister for Environment and Heritage moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Wright, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

13      Juries (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

         Order of the Day read for the second reading of this Bill.

The Minister for Environment and Heritage moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Wright, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

14      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 3 to 6 be Orders of the Day for tomorrow.


15      Postponement of business

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

 

16      Racing (Controlling Authorities) 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.

 

         Suspension of Standing Orders

Mr Wright, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable him to move the following amendment without notice - That all words after “Bill” be left out and the words “be deferred until the question of the Government’s proposal for the sale of the TAB is resolved” be inserted in lieu thereof.

Debate ensued.

Question put and there being a negative voice.

      House divided (No 1):

 


              Ayes, 22

 

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Clarke

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Mr Hanna

Mr Hill

Ms Hurley

Ms Key

Mr Koutsantonis

Mr Lewis

Ms Rankine

Hon M D Rann

Mr Snelling

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Ms White

Mr Wright (Teller)


        Noes, 24

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon M K Brindal

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Hon R B Buckby

Mr Condous

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Hon D C Kotz

Hon W A Matthew

Ms Maywald

Mr McEwen

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mrs Penfold

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Williams

Hon D C Wotton

Hon I F Evans (Teller)


 

         So it passed in the negative.

 

Mr Wright then moved to amend the question “That this Bill be now read a second time” by leaving out the words “now read a second time” and inserting “deferred indefinitely” in lieu thereof.

Debate ensued.

 

17      Extension of time for adjournment

The Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing (Hon I F Evans) moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 


18      Racing (Controlling Authorities) Amendment Bill

Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

         Question – That the amendment be agreed to.

         House divided (No 2):

 


                       Ayes, 21

 

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Clarke

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mr Hanna

Mr Hill

Ms Hurley

Ms Key

Mr Koutsantonis

Mr Lewis

Ms Rankine

Hon M D Rann

Mr Snelling

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Ms White

Mr Wright (Teller)


        Noes, 23

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon M K Brindal

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Hon R B Buckby

Mr Condous

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Hon D C Kotz

Hon W A Matthew

Ms Maywald

Mr McEwen

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mrs Penfold

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Williams

Hon I F Evans (Teller)


 

         So it passed in the negative.

 

         Question – That the Bill be now read a second time – put.

         House divided (No. 3):

 


                       Ayes, 24

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon M K Brindal

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Hon M R Buckby

Mr Condous

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Hon D C Kotz

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Ms Maywald

Mr McEwen

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mrs Penfold

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Williams

Hon I F Evans (Teller)


        Noes, 20

 

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Clarke

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mr Hanna

Mr Hill

Ms Hurley

Ms Key

Mr Koutsantonis

Ms Rankine

Hon M D Rann

Mr Snelling

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Ms White

Mr Wright (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

         Bill read a second time.


 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 54 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Venning 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.

 

19      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Statutes Amendment (Lotteries and Racing – GST) Bill              Message No 70

MR SPEAKER – The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the State Lotteries Act 1966 and the Racing Act 1976, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 27 June 2000                                               J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         Gaming Machines (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                   Message No 71

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Gaming Machines Act 1992, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 27 June 2000                                               J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         First Home Owner Grant Bill                                                       Message No 72

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to encourage and assist home ownership, and to offset the effect of the GST on the acquisition of a first home, by establishing a scheme for the payment of grants to first home owners, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 27 June 2000                                               J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         Highways (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                                Message No 73

MR SPEAKER – The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Highways Act 1926, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

The Legislative Council draws the attention of the House of Assembly to clauses Nos 27, 28, 29 and 31, printed in erased type, which clauses, being money clauses, cannot originate in the Legislative Council, but which are deemed necessary to the Bill.

         Legislative Council, 27 June 2000                                               J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

         Ordered – That the second reading be taken into consideration on motion.

 

         Water Resources (Water Allocations) Amendment Bill               Message No 74

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Water Resources Act 1997, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 27 June 2000                                               J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

 

No. 1.   Page 3, lines 10 and 11 (clause 2) - Leave out paragraph (a) and insert paragraph as follows:

                  (a)  in respect of a water licence means the water (taking) allocation, the water (holding) allocation or the water (forest) allocation endorsed on the licence;

 

No. 2.   Page 3, lines 14 and 15 (clause 2) - Leave out these lines and insert the following:

                        (b)           by inserting the following definitions after the definition of "watercourse" in subsection (1):

 

                           "water (forest) allocation" in respect of a water licence means the allocation endorsed on the licence authorising the planting of the forest to which the allocation relates in accordance with section 28C;

 

No. 3.   Page 3 - After line 27 insert new clause as follows:

                  Insertion of Division 4 of Part 4

                  2A. The following Division is inserted after Division 3 of Part 4:

                        DIVISION 4—CONTROL OF THE PLANTING OF FORESTS

                  Interpretation

                        28A. In this Division, unless the contrary intention appears—

                        "forest"—

 

                           (a)        means trees planted, or to be planted, for commercial purposes; and

 

                           (b)        includes other plants that are planted, or are to be planted, for commercial purposes and are declared by regulation to be included in the ambit of this definition; but

 

                           (c)        does not include trees or other plants—

 

                                       (i)         of a class excluded from this definition by regulation; or

 

                                       (ii)         if the number of trees or other plants is less than the number prescribed by regulation;

 

                        "prescribed wells area" means a part of the State prescribed by regulation under section 8 for the purpose of declaring the wells, or some of the wells, in that part of the State to be prescribed wells;

 

                        "tree" means any tree or bush that, at maturity, usually has a height exceeding 1.5 metres.

 

                  Application of this Division

                        28B. (1) This Division applies to, and in relation to, a forest that is growing, or is to be planted, in a prescribed wells area (or a part of such an area) that has been declared by the Governor by proclamation to be an area, or part of an area, to which this Division applies.

 

                        (2) The Governor may make a proclamation referred to in subsection (1) and may revoke or vary such a proclamation at any time.

 

                  Control of the planting of forests

                        28C. (1) The owner of land, or any other person, who plants a forest to which this Division applies on the land is guilty of an offence unless he or she—

 

                        (a)           has applied for and obtained from the Minister a determination under section 28D of the quantity of water that, in the opinion of the Minister, will not be available for other purposes because of the existence of the forest; and

 

                        (b)           holds a water licence that has endorsed on it in relation to the forest a water (forest) allocation for that quantity of water.

 

                  Maximum penalty:      where the offender is a body corporate—$10 000

                                                   where the offender is a natural person—$5 000.

 

                        (2) A water licence that has a water (forest) allocation endorsed on it—

 

                        (a)           must identify the forest to which the allocation relates; and

 

                        (b)           must not have endorsed on it—

 

                           (i)         a water (taking) allocation or a water (holding) allocation;

 

                           (ii)         a water (forest) allocation for any other forest.

 

                        (3) The following provisions apply in relation to a water (forest) allocation:

 

                        (a)           the holder of the licence on which the allocation is endorsed is entitled to plant and maintain the forest to which the allocation relates, but, subject to paragraph (b), is not entitled by virtue of the allocation to take water from the water resource to which the allocation relates;

 

                        (b)           if all or some of the plants comprising the forest are destroyed or die, the holder of the licence on which the allocation is endorsed may request that the Minister—

 

                           (i)         convert the whole or part of the allocation to a water (taking) allocation or a water (holding) allocation; or

 

                           (ii)         endorse on the licence or on another licence the whole or part of the allocation as a water (forest) allocation in relation to another forest;

 

                        (c)           if the Minister grants a request under paragraph (b), the new water (taking) allocation, water (holding) allocation or water (forest) allocation will be subject to such conditions as the Minister thinks fit;

 

                        (d)           a water (forest) allocation may be obtained—

 

                           (i)         from the Minister; or

 

                           (ii)         from the holder of another licence (the allocation may have been endorsed on the other licence as a water (forest) allocation or a water (taking) allocation or a water (holding) allocation).

 

                        (4) The Minister must grant an exemption from subsection (1) to a person who satisfies the Minister that—

 

                        (a)           he or she proposes planting a forest that will replace a forest that had been planted and was living when this Division first applied to the area in which the forest is situated (the original forest) or that will replace a forest that had previously replaced the original forest (or a successor to the original forest) and was itself the subject of an exemption under this subsection; and

 

                        (b)           the forest will be planted on the same land as the original forest; and

 

                        (c)           the plants that will comprise the new forest will be of the same species as the plants of the original forest; and

 

                        (d)           the number of plants per hectare of the new forest will not exceed the number of plants per hectare of the original forest; and

 

                        (e)           the period between the destruction or death of the original forest (or of the last forest that was a successor to the original forest and in relation to which an exemption was granted under this subsection) and the planting of the new forest is not greater than three years or such longer period as the Minister considers to be appropriate in the circumstances.

 

                        (5) Compliance with the requirements of subsection (4), (b), (c), (d) and (e) is a condition of an exemption under subsection (4).

 

                  Application for determination by Minister

                        28D. (1) A person who proposes planting a forest to which this Division applies may apply to the Minister for a determination of the quantity of water that, in the opinion of the Minister, in the year referred to in subsection (2), will not be available for other purposes because of the existence of the forest.

 

                        (2) The relevant year for the purposes of subsection (1) is the year in which, in the opinion of the Minister, the quantity of water referred to in subsection (1) will be greatest.

 

                        (3) An application under this section must—

 

                        (a)           be in a form approved by the Minister; and

 

                        (b)           be accompanied by such information as the Minister requires; and

 

                        (c)           be accompanied by the fee prescribed by regulation.

 

                        (4) When considering an application the Minister may require the applicant to provide the Minister with such further information as the Minister requires for that purpose.

 

                        (5) The Minister may, at any time after making a determination under subsection (1), vary it on the basis of information or expert advice that was not considered by the Minister when making the original determination or a previous variation.

 

                        (6) The Minister must serve written notice of the variation of a determination on—

 

                        (a)           the applicant; or

 

                        (b)           where the applicant is not the holder of the water licence in relation to the forest—the holder of the licence instead of the applicant.

 

                        (7) If the Minister has increased his or her determination of the quantity of water under subsection (5), the Minister may, in the notice under subsection (6), require the holder of the water licence—

 

                        (a)           to obtain an increase, specified by the Minister, in the water (forest) allocation of the licence; or

 

                        (b)           to destroy an area of the forest specified by the Minister.

 

                  Order for the destruction of a forest

                        28E. (1) Where a person has planted a forest in contravention of section 28C(1), the Minister may, by written notice served on the owner of the land on which the forest is situated, order the owner to destroy the forest.

 

                        (2) A person who fails to comply with a notice under subsection (1) is guilty of an offence.

 

                  Maximum penalty:      where the offender is a body corporate—$10 000

                                                   where the offender is a natural person—$5 000.

 

                        (3) Where a person fails to comply with a notice served on him or her under subsection (1) or with a requirement included in a notice under section 28D(7) within three months after the relevant notice is served, the Minister may enter the land and—

 

                        (a)           in the case of a notice under subsection (1)—destroy the forest; or

 

                        (b)           in the case of a notice under section 28D—destroy the area of the forest specified in the notice,

 

                  and take such other action as the Minister considers appropriate in the circumstances.

 

                        (4) The Minister's costs of acting under subsection (3) will be a debt due by the person on whom the notice was served to the Minister.

 

                        (5) Compensation is not payable to the owner or any other person for the destruction of the forest by the Minister.

 

No. 4.   Page 6, line 24 (clause 9) - After "water (holding) allocation" insert:

                        or a water (forest) allocation

 

 

No. 5.   Page 7, line 6 (clause 10) - Leave out this line and insert:

                        , a water (holding) allocation or a water (forest) allocation

 

No. 6.   Page 7, line 8 (clause 11) - After "is amended" insert:

                        —

                        (a)

 

No. 7.   Page 7, line 10 (clause 11) - Before "if two or more" insert:

                        subject to subsection (5a),

 

No. 8.   Page 7, line 13 (clause 11) - Before "if two or more" insert:

                        subject to subsection (5a),

 

No. 9.   Page 7 (clause 11) - After line 20 insert new paragraph as follows:

                  (b)  by inserting the following subsection after subsection (5):

                           (5a) Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subsection (5) only apply to land if the owner of the land or some other person has, on or before 31 December in the financial year preceding the financial year to which the levy relates, satisfied the relevant constituent council that the paragraph concerned applies to the land.

J M Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

         Ordered - That the amendments be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

In Committee

         The Minister for Water Resources (Hon M K Brindal) moved - That the amendments be disagreed to.

 

         To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Venning reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it, had made progress therein and asked leave to sit again.

Ordered - That the Committee have leave to sit again on motion.

 

20      Suspension of Standing Orders

The Minister for Water Resources, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the House to sit beyond midnight.

Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

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It being Midnight

WEDNESDAY 28 JUNE 2000

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21      Water Resources (Water Allocations) Amendment Bill

Ordered – That the further consideration in Committee of the amendments of the Legislative Council in this Bill be now resumed.

 

In Committee

         Resolved - That the amendments be disagreed to.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Venning reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had disagreed to the same.

 

22      Recreational Greenways 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 7 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 8 read.

 

         To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Venning 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 today.

 

23         Adjournment

            House adjourned at 1.27 am until today at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Wednesday 28 June 2000

 

Notices of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Premier to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Alice Springs to Darwin Railway Act 1997 and to make related amendments to the Railways (Operations and Access) Act 1997.

 

The Minister for Government Enterprises to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to make provision for the disposal of the business of the South Australian Totalizator Agency Board; to amend and subsequently repeal the Racing Act 1976; to amend the Stamp Duties Act 1923 and the State Lotteries Act 1966; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister for Government Enterprises to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the licensing and regulation of totalizator and other betting operations; and to amend the Criminal Law (Undercover Operations) Act 1995, the Gaming Supervisory Authority Act 1995, the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936 and the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986.

 

The Minister for Government Enterprises to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to make provision for the disposal of the business of the Lotteries Commission of South Australia; to amend and subsequently repeal the State Lotteries Act 1966; to amend the Racing Act 1976; and for other purposes.

 

The Minister for Government Enterprises to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the licensing and regulation of the conduct of lotteries; and to amend the Gaming Supervisory Authority Act 1995 and the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936.

 

Notice of Motion: Standing Committee Reports –

Mr Lewis to move – That the One Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Port Adelaide Environment Improvement Project Stage 1 – Queensbury Wastewater Diversion – Final Report be noted.

 

 

            For Thursday 29 June 2000

 

Notices of Motion: Other Motions –

Ms Breuer to move – That this house expresses its sympathy to the families and friends of those people killed in the Whyalla Airlines crash on the 31 May and extends its gratitude to the Police, Emergency Services and other services involved in the massive search following the crash.


 

Ms Ciccarello to move – That this House calls on the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning to immediately review the Development Act 1993 to provide for greater control over the installation of low impact mobile phone facilities in order to minimise the impact on local communities with due regard given to –

(a)  notification to Local Councils;

(b)  appropriate guidelines for community consultation;

(c)  setting minimum distances from sensitive areas, which includes schools, kindergartens and hospitals;

(d)  opportunities for co-location; and

(e)  visual impact on the local amenity.

 

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Present during the day - All Members.

 

The following Pairs were handed in at the Table during the days proceedings:

 

Division No 2 -

Ayes - Hon D C Wotton

Noes - Mrs Geraghty

 

Division No 3 -

Ayes - Mrs Geraghty

Noes - Hon D C Wotton

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            J K G Oswald

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY