No 39

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 7 JULY 1999

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Petitions Nos 62 to 64

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

 

62 and 63    Ms Maywald and Mr Venning, from 82 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to impose a moratorium on the commercial taking of native finfish in the River Murray Fishery.

 

64   Ms Rankine, from 1 550 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to install traffic signals at the intersection of The Grove Way and Bridge Road, Salisbury East.

 

3       Paper

         The following Paper was tabled:

 

By the Minister for Industry and Trade (Hon I F Evans) -

Emergency Services Funding Act – Notice and Committee’s Advice.

 


4       Legislative Review Committee - Reports – Fifteenth and Sixteenth

Mr Condous brought up the Fifteenth Report of the Committee.

         Report received and read as follows:

The Regulations listed hereunder are at present being considered by the Legislative Review Committee. Evidence is being taken on these matters and it is necessary for a Notice of Motion for Disallowance to be given in both Houses before the expiration of 14 sitting days to allow the Committee time to complete its deliberations.

Honourable Members are warned that after further consideration has been given to the Regulations, the Committee may decide to take no further action.

Regulations referred to:

Passenger Transport Act 1994 – Regulations – Penalties – General

Education Act 1972 - Regulations – Materials and Services Charge

State Records Act 1972 - Regulations – Exclusion – Police

Road Traffic Act 1961 - Regulations – Photographic Detection Devices.

 

Mr Condous brought up the Sixteenth Report of the Committee.

         Report received.

 

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       Public Works Committee – Report – Strathmont Centre Redevelopment – Aged Care Facility - Motion to note

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Lewis - That the Ninety-Ninth (Interim) Report of the Public Works Committee relating to the Strathmont Centre Redevelopment - Aged Care Facility be noted.

         Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

8       Postponement of business

Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day: Standing Committee Reports Nos 2 and 3 be postponed until Wednesday 28 July.

 

9       Public Works Committee – Report – Botanic, Wine And Rose Development – Stage 2 - Motion to note

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Lewis – That the Ninety-Second Report of the Public Works Committee on the Botanic, Wine and Rose Development – Stage 2 be noted.

         Debate resumed.

Ordered, on motion of Ms Stevens, that the debate be further adjourned until Wednesday 28 July.

 


10      AustralAsia Railway (Third Party Access) Bill

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

The Minister for Human Services (Hon D C Brown) moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Ms Stevens, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

11      City of Adelaide (Rundle Mall) Amendment Bill

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

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

         Ordered, on motion of Ms Stevens, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

12      Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare (Penalties) 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 and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

 

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 4 and 5 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 6 and 7 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D Wotton 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.

 

13      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 4 and 5 be postponed until tomorrow.

 

14      Adjournment

         The Deputy Premier moved - That the House do now adjourn.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

         House adjourned at 5.33 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.


 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

         For Thursday 8 July 1999

Notices of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Premier to move – That this House –

(a)  reaffirms its support to the Cypriot Community of South Australia, and indeed the world, in its resolve to seek and obtain the reunification of Cyprus as the 25th anniversary of the occupation of Cyprus nears;

(b)  reaffirms its commitment to a peaceful solution to the division of Cyprus; and

(c)  supports calls by the United Nations for fundamental new ways of developing a single Federal Constitution and recognises the government of the Republic of Cyprus as the legitimate authority on the island.

 

The Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Fisheries (Gulf St. Vincent Prawn Fishery Rationalization) Act 1987.

 

The Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Mining Act 1971 and to make related amendments to the Development Act 1993.

 

Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations –

 

Ms White to move – That the Regulations made under the Education Act 1972 relating to materials and service charges, gazetted on 25 March 1999 and laid on the Table of this House on 25 March 1999, be disallowed.

 

Mr Condous to move – That the Regulations made under the Passenger Transport Act 1994 relating to penalties, gazetted on 11 March 1999 and laid on the Table of this House on 23 March 1999, be disallowed.

 

Mr Condous to move – That the Regulations made under the Education Act 1972 relating to materials and service charges, gazetted on 25 March 1999 and laid on the Table of this House on 25 March 1999, be disallowed.

 

Mr Condous to move – That the Regulations made under the State Records  Act 1972 relating to exclusion of Police, gazetted on 25 March 1999 and laid on the Table of this House on 25 May 1999, be disallowed.

 

Mr Condous to move – That the Regulations made under the Road Traffic Act 1961 relating to photographic detection devices, gazetted on 13 May 1999 and laid on the Table of this House on 25 May 1999, be disallowed.


 

Notice of Motion: Other Motions

 

Mr Hill to move – That this House calls on the Government to establish an open and independent inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the discharge of crude oil into the marine environment at Port Stanvac in June 1999 and establish terms of reference for the inquiry to report publicly on –

(a)     the actions of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage and the Minister for Transport and the agencies for which they have responsibility;

(b)     the actions of Mobil and any other companies involved in the incident;

(c)     the monitoring systems of both the Government and the companies involved in the movement and storage of petroleum products at Port Stanvac;

(d)     recommendations regarding changes to legislation and/or procedures to prevent future oil discharges; and

(e)     the equipment and procedures used in transferring and storing petroleum products from ship to shore at Port Stanvac.

 

 

For Wednesday 28 July 1999

Notice of Motion: Standing Committee Reports -  

 

Mr Lewis to move – That the One Hundredth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Pelican Point Power Station Transmission Connection Corridor be noted.

 

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         Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            J K G Oswald

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY