No. 41

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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                                                                      WEDNESDAY 22 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         Petitions Nos 141 to 145

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

 

                  141    Mr De Laine, from 342 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to retain the M.V. Island Seaway service to Kangaroo Island.

 

                  142   Mr Evans, from 7 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to change the suburb name of Coromandel Valley to Craigburn Farm.

 

                  143   Mrs Penfold, from 279 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.

 

                  144   Mrs Rosenberg, from 22 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to maintain the Noarlunga Centre Theatre at its current level of operation.

 

                  145   Mr Venning, from 29 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to cut the Education and Children's Services budget.

 

3         Paper

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

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

                              Ministerial Statement - Private Rental Research Project

 

                  By the Minister for Emergency Services (Hon. W. A. Matthew) -

                              Response to  the Environment, Resources and Development Committee Report on Canadair CL - 415 Inquiry.

 

4         Legislative Review Committee - Report - Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1978

                  Mr Cummins brought up the Eighteenth Report of the Committee relating to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1978.

                  Report received.  (Paper No. 192).

 

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          South Australian Housing Trust (Water Rates) Amendment Bill

                  The Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the South Australian Housing Trust Act 1936.

                  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 Ms Hurley, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 March.

 

8         Supply Bill - Grievance Debate

                  Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Speaker do now leave the Chair and the House resolve itself into a Committee of the whole for consideration of the Bill.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  By leave, the House proceeded to the third reading.

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

9         Adjournment

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

                  Debate ensued.

 

10       Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

            State Government Insurance Commission (Preparation for Restructuring)

                     Amendment Bill                                                                                                                                                              Message No. 80

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the State Government Insurance Commission Act 1992, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 22 February 1995                                                                                                  H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

11        Adjournment

                  Debate (interupted by receipt of foregoing Message) resumed.

                  Question put and passed.

                  House adjourned at 5.26 p.m. until tommorow at 10.30 a.m.

                                                                                                                                                      

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                                                              MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Thursday 23 February 1995 

Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Treasurer to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to regulate activities involving or related to petroleum products; to repeal the Business Franchise (Petroleum Products) Act 1979, the Motor Fuel Distribution Act 1973 and the Petroleum Shortages Act 1980; to make consequential amendments to the Environment Protection Act 1993; and for other purposes.

 

 

The Treasurer to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act relating to the Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia; and for other purposes.

 

Notices of Motion: Other Motions-

 

Mr De Laine to move - That this House-

                        (a) condemns the decision by the Minister for Education and Children's Services to close the Port Adelaide Girls High School at the end of 1995 without considering the particular needs of the students in the local community or providing any options for the future education of girls attending the School;

                        (b) calls on the Minister to reverse his decision and provide additional resources to the school for a trial period in order to broaden the curriculum to give the School an opportunity to attract additional enrolments and to ensure the best educational outcomes for its students.

 

For Thursday 9 March 1995

Notice of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations-

 

Mr Cummins to move - That the Report of the Legislative Review Committee on the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1978, be noted.

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Present during the day - All Members except Hon. D.C. Wotton.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY