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                                                                                                   No. 37

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                           TUESDAY 18 FEBRUARY 1992

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

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

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Messages from the Governor

                The following Messages from the Governor were received and read:

 

                Gaming Machines Bill - Recommending                                                                                        Message No.21

                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 Gaming Machines Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 18 February 1992                                            R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

                State Government Insurance Commission Bill - Recommending                             Message No.22

                The Governor recommends to the House of Assembly the appropriation of such amounts of

                    money as may be requird for the purposes mentioned in the State Government Insurance Commission Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 18 February 1992                                            R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 3             Petitions Nos 194 and 195

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

 

                194    The Premier (Hon. J.C. Bannon), from 17 residents of South Australia, requesting that

                    the House urge the Government to reconsider the decision to reintroduce public transport fares for students not in receipt of the school card.

 

                195 Mr Matthew, from 40 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the

                    Government to establish a police station at Brighton.

 

 4             Answers to questions

                Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 74, 155, 191, 257 and 285 and questions

                    without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 5             Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

                By the Minister of Agriculture (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold) -

                    Citrus Industry Act 1991 - Regulations - General.

 

 

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                By the Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

                    Motor Vehicles Act 1959 - Regulations - Obscuring Number Plates.

                    Summary Offences Act 1953 - Regulation - Traffic Infringement Notices - Obscuring

                     Number Plates.

                    Metropolitan Taxi-Cab Act 1956 - Applications to Lease, 22 January 1992.

 

                By the Minister of Correctional Services (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

                    Correctional Services Act 1982 - Regulation - Urinalysis.

 

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

                    Local Government Finance Authority Act 1983 - Regulation - Mannum District

                     Hospital Inc.

 

 6             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 7             Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 8             Limitation of debate

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

                    of the:

                    Supply Bill (No. 1);

                    Road Traffic (Prescribed Vehicles) Amendment Bill;  and

                    Real Property (Survey Act) Amendment Bill,

                be until 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 20 February.

                Question put and passed.

 

 9             Wilderness Protection Bill

                The Minister for Environment and Planning (Hon. S.M. Lenehan), pursuant to notice,

                    moved - That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the protection of wilderness and the restoration of land to its condition before European colonization; to make consequential amendments to the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972; and for other purposes.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. J.L. Cashmore, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10           Acts Interpretation (Crown Prerogative) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the second reading of the Acts Interpretation (Crown

                    Prerogative) Amendment Bill.

                The Deputy Premier (Hon. D.J. Hopgood) moved - That this Bill be now read a

                    second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

11           Criminal Law Consolidation (Rape) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the second reading of the Criminal Law Consolidation (Rape)

                    Amendment Bill.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

 

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12           South Australian Local Government Grants Commission Bill

                Order of the Day read for the second reading of the South Australian Local Government

                    Grants Commission Bill.

                The Minister of Employment and Further Education (Hon. M.D. Rann) moved - That this

                    Bill be now read a second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. D.C. Wotton, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

13           Supply Bill (No. 1)

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

                    (No. 1) be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

 

14           Messages from the Legislative Council

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

               

                Metropolitan Taxi-Cab (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill           Message No. 70

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

                    an Act to amend the Metropolitan Taxi-Cab Act 1956, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 18 February 1992                                              G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Crown Proceedings Bill                                                                    Message No. 71

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled

                    an Act to provide for suits by and against the Crown; to repeal the Crown Proceedings Act 1972; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                The Legislative Council draws the attention of the House of Assembly to clause 10, printed

                    in erased type, which clause, being a money clause, cannot originate in the Legislative Council, but which is deemed necessary to the Bill.

                Legislative Council, 18 February 1992                                              G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Bill read a first time.

                Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

                   

15           Supply Bill (No.1)

                Debate (interrupted by receipt of the foregoing Messages) resumed.

 

16           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Emergency Services (Hon.J.H.C. Klunder) moved - That the time for

                    moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.   

                Question put and passed.

 

17           Supply Bill (No.1)

                Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

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

               

18           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 10.28 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                        

 


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                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Wednesday 19 February 1992

                Notice of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Minister for Environment and Planning to move - That she have leave to introduce a Bill

                for an Act to amend the Botanic Gardens Act 1978.

 

For Thursday 27 February 1992

                Notice of Motion: Other Motions -

 

Hon. D.C. Wotton to move - That this House strongly supports the establishment of a publicly

                subscribed national rabbit fund which could be used to form the basis for collecting money to raise community awareness and understanding and support research for the ultimate eradication of rabbits from Australia and indicates its support to the Interim Organising Committee established to promote this cause.

 

                                                                     CONTINGENT NOTICES OF MOTION

 

Contingently on the Gaming Machines Bill being read a second time, Mr Matthew to move - That

                this Bill be referred to a Select Committee.

 

Contingently on the Casino (Gaming Machines) Amendment Bill being read a second time,

                Mr Matthew to move - That this Bill be referred to a Select Committee.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                         

 

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Mr Becker, Hon.T. Chapman and

                Hon. M.K. Mayes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY