No. 39

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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                                                                       THURSDAY 16 FEBRUARY 1995

 

 

 1         Meeting of House

                  The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. G.M. Gunn) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 1 to 3 be   Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

 

3         Prostitution (Decriminalisation) 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 Caudell, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday next.

                 

4         Legislative Review Committee - Report - Courts Administration (Directions by the Governor) Amendment Bill - Motion to note

                  Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Cummins - That the Report of the Legislative Review Committee on the Courts Administration (Directions by the Governor) Amendment Bill be noted.

                  Debate resumed.

                  Question put and passed.

 

5         Lottery and Gaming (Two up on Anzac Day) 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.

                  House divided (No. 1):

 

                                          Ayes, 36.

 

                              Hon. H. Allison

                              Mr Andrew

                              Hon. M.H. Armitage                       

                              Hon. S.J. Baker

                              Mr Bass                                               

                              Hon. F.T. Blevins

                              Mr Brindal

                              Mr Brokenshire

                              Mr Buckby

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Clarke

                              Mr Condous

                              Mr Cummins

                              Mr De Laine

                              Mr Foley

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Mrs Greig

                              Ms Hall

                              Ms Hurley

                              Hon. G.A. Ingerson

                              Mr Kerin

                              Mrs Kotz

                              Mr Lewis

                              Hon. W.A. Matthew

                              Hon. J.W. Olsen

                              Ms Penfold

                              Mr Quirke

                              Hon. M.D. Rann

                              Mrs Rosenberg

                              Mr Scalzi

                              Ms Stevens

                              Hon. R.B. Such

                              Mr Wade

                              Ms White

                              Hon. D.C. Wotton

                              Mr Atkinson (Teller)

                              Noes, 7.

 

Mr Ashenden

Mr Becker

Mr Evans

Mr Leggett

Mr Meier

Mr Venning

Mr Rossi (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                                Clause No. 1 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 2 read.

                  To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

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                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison 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 on Thursday next.

 

6         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No. 4 to be an Order of the Day for Thursday next.

 


7          Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Other Motions Nos 1 and 2  be  Notices of Motion for Thursday next.

8         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Other Motions No. 3 be postponed and taken into consideration after Notice of Motion: Other Motions No. 4.

 

9         Women's Cricket Team - Motion re

                  Mrs Greig, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House notes the outstanding performance of the South Australian Women's Cricket Team in winning the National Championship in Canberra on 8 January 1995.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

10       Port Adelaide Football Club - Motion re

                  Mr Foley, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates the Port Adelaide Football Club on being awarded South Australia's second licence to compete in the Australian Football League.

                  Debate ensued.

 

11        Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions be postponed and taken into consideration after Notices of Motion: Other Motions are disposed of.

 

12       Port Adelaide Football Club - Motion re

                  Debate (interrupted by foregoing motion) resumed.

                  Question put and passed.

 

13       Economic Recovery, Opposition Attitude - Motion re

                  Mr Brokenshire, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House condemns the Opposition and in particular the Leader of the Opposition for its continual negative carping attitude to the economic recovery now underway in South Australia

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

14       TransAdelaide Passenger Service Attendants - Motion re

                  Ms Rosenberg, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates the Government on its decision to respond to the public outcry following the former Government's decision in 1992 to get rid of guards on trains by progressively introducing from November 1994 sixty Passenger Service Attendants on rail services in the Adelaide metropolitan area and notes the positive impact they are having on TransAdelaide's campaign to wipe out fare evasion and increase security for passengers generally.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

15       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions Nos 1 to 3 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Other Motion No. 4.

 

16       Wine Tax - Motion re

                  Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Brokenshire -  That in the interests of the Australian wine industry and in particular the South Australian wine industry this House requests that the Federal Government reverse the current Policy to increase wine tax to 26% in July 1995 and cap the tax at the general level of 21%.

                  Debate resumed.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Venning, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 


17        Petitions Nos 137 to 139

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

 

                  137    Mr Evans, from 175  residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to change the suburb name of Coromandel Valley to Craigburn Farm.

 

                  138   Mrs Hall, from 240 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to sanction the completion of the Linear Park development at Paradise.

 

                  139   Mrs Penfold, from 3186 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to close specific King George whiting nursery areas and tourist beaches to net fishing.

 

18       Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

 

19       Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

20       Paper

                  The following Paper was tabled:

 

                  By the Deputy Premier (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

                              Ministerial Statement - Victims of Crime Service and the CIPE.

 

21       Consent to Medical Treatment and Palliative Care Bill

                  Order of the Day read for the further consideration in Committee of this Bill.

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                                Clause No. 19 further considered and agreed to.

                                                                                                Schedules 1 and 2 agreed to.

                                                                                                Schedule 3 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Title agreed to.

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                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had further considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

                  The Minister for Health (Hon. M.H.  Armitage) moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

22       Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 3.50 p.m. until Tuesday next at 2.00 p.m.

 

 

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                                                                 MOTIONS WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For  Tuesday 21 February 1995

            Notice of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for various matters relating to the public administration of housing and urban development within the State; to provide for the creation of certain bodies to facilitate development within the State; to repeal the South Australian Housing Trust Act 1936 and the Urban Land Trust Act 1981; to make related amendments to the Housing Improvement Act 1940; and for other purposes.

 

 

For  Thursday 23 February 1995

            Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr Condous to move ‑ That this Parliament expresses its support for the playing of AFL matches at Adelaide Oval from the beginning of 1996 and calls on the SANFL to address the strong support of a vast majority of South Australians who support AFL football being played at  Adelaide Oval.

 

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                  Present during the day - All the Members.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY