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                                                                                                   No. 38

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                        WEDNESDAY 19 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             Message from the Governor

                The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                Wilderness Protection Bill - Recommending                                                               Message No. 23  

                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 Wilderness Protection Bill 1992.

                Government House, Adelaide, 19 February 1992                                            R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

 3             Petition No. 196

                The Clerk announced that the following Member had lodged a Petition for presentation:

 

                196  Mr Oswald, from 1 307 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to ensure that adequate trailer boat launching facilities for the Patawalonga outlet are included in the new Glenelg marina plans.

 

 4             Answers to questions

                Answers to questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 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             Botanic Gardens (Miscellaneous) Amendment 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 amend the Botanic Gardens Act 1978.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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                The Minister 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.

 

 8             Message from the Legislative Council

                The following Message from the Legislative Council was received and read:

 

                Motor Vehicles (Licences and Demerit Points)

                  Amendment Bill              Message No. 72

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

                    an Act to amend the Motor Vehicles Act 1959; and to make a consequential amendment to the Road Traffic Act 1961, without any amendment.

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

 

 9             Crown Proceedings Bill

                Order of the Day read for the second reading of the Crown Proceedings Bill.

                The Minister of Emergency Services (Hon. J.H.C. Klunder) 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.

 

10           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.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.G. Evans, that the debate be further adjourned and resumed

                    on motion.

 

11           Country Fires (National Parks) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Country Fires

                    (National Parks) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. B.C. Eastick, that the debate be further adjourned until

                    Wednesday next.

 

12           Constitution (Parliamentary Terms) Amendment Bill

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

                    (Parliamentary Terms) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Mrs Hutchison, that the debate be further adjourned until

                    Wednesday next.

               

13           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Private Members Bills) Nos 3 to 5 be

                    Orders of the Day for Wednesday next.

 

14           Acts Interpretation (Commencement) Amendment Bill

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

                    Interpretation (Commencement) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                              Clause No. 1 agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 2 amended and agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

                                                                                                                     

 

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                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans reported that the Committee had considered the Bill

                    referred to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

15           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Private Members Bills) Nos 7 to 9 be

                    Orders of the Day for Wednesday next.

 

16           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Notices of Motion (Regulations/Committees) Nos 1 and 2 be

                    Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

 

17           Education, Primary and Secondary - Motion for Select Committee

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Brindal - That a

                    Select Committee be established to inquire into and report on the provision of Primary and Secondary Education by the Education Department.

                Debate resumed.

                The Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) moved to amend the motion by leaving out

                    the     words "by the Education Department" and inserting in lieu thereof:

                    "in South Australia and in particular:

                    a.  pre-service and in service teacher training;

                    b.  the development of curriculum;

                    c.  the assessment of student achievement;  and

                    d.  the management and organisation of schools".

                Debate continued.

                Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and passed.

                Question - That the motion, as amended, be agreed to - put and passed.

 

                Select Committee

                Ordered - That a Committee be appointed consisting of Messrs Atkinson and

                    M.J. Evans, Hon. J.L. Cashmore, the Minister of Education and Mr Brindal.

                Ordered - That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records and to

                    adjourn from place to place.

                To report on Thursday 9 April 1992.

 

18           Fisheries Act 1982 - Various Regulations - Motion for disallowance

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motions of Mr Meier -

                (a)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Abalone Fishery - Scheme of Management made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (b)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Prawn Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (c)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Rock Lobster Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (d)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to General Fishery - Definitions, Sizes and Licences, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (e)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Lakes and Coorong Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

 

 

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                (f)      That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Marine Scalefish Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (g)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to River Fishery - Scheme of Management, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                (h)     That the Regulations under the Fisheries Act 1982 relating to Experimental Crab Fishery - Licences, made on 27 June and laid on the Table of this House on 8 August 1991, be disallowed.

                Debate resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr McKee, by leave, that the debate be further adjourned until

                    Thursday next.

                                                                                                                     

 

                                   It being 8.30 p.m. the Orders of the Day (Government Business) were resumed.

 

                                                                                                                     

 

19           Supply Bill (No. 1)

                Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Supply Bill (No. 1)

                    be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

 

                Grievance debate

                The Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) moved - That the Speaker do now leave the

                    Chair and the House resolve itself into a Committee of the whole for the consideration of the Bill.

                Debate ensued.

 

20           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) moved - That the time for moving the

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

                Question put and passed.

 

21           Supply Bill (No. 1) - Grievance debate

                Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.G. Evans, that the debate be further adjourned until

                    tomorrow.

 

22           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 10.47 p.m. until tomorrow at 10.30 a.m.

 

                                                                                                                            

 

                Present during the day - All the Members except Mr Becker and Hon. M.K. Mayes.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY