No 35

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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MONDAY 14 OCTOBER 2002

 

 

1 Meeting of House

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

 

2 Papers

The following Paper was tabled:

 

By the Speaker

 

Auditor General Report for year ending 30 June 2002

Ordered to be published (Paper No 4).

 

3 Suspension of Standing Orders

Hon M D Rann (Premier), without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable him to move a motion relating to the Bali tragedy forthwith in lieu of the remainder of routine business.

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

 

Bali Tragedy Condolence Motion

Hon M D Rann, moved - That this House expresses its horror at the senseless killing of so many people, including Australians, in the terrible bombings in Bali and that the House mourns the tragic loss of life, prays for the injured and expresses its deepest sympathy to the families and friends of all who are affected by this appalling tragedy; and further, that this House calls on the leaders of all nations to work with the Indonesian Government in taking the action required to find the perpetrators of this heinous crime and bring them to justice.

And being supported by Leader of the Opposition (Hon R G Kerin) and the Speaker.

Motion carried in silence; Members rising in their places.

 

4 Adjournment

Ordered, on motion of the Hon M D Rann - That the House do now adjourn.

House adjourned at 2.24 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

Peter Lewis

SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY