No 42

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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THURSDAY 5 JUNE 1997

 

 

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 3 July.

 

3       Social Development Committee - Reports - HIV/AIDS Hepatitis B Inquiry - Motion to note

Mr Leggett, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Tenth Report of the Social Development Committee on the HIV/AIDS Hepatitis B Inquiry, be noted.

         Debate ensued.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Atkinson, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 3 July.

 

4       Public Works Committee - Report - Christies Beach High School Redevelopment - Motion to note

Mr Oswald, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Fifty-First Report of the Public Works Committee on the Christies Beach High School Redevelopment, be noted.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

5       Public Works Committee - Report - Tanunda Primary School Relocation - Motion to note

That the Fifty-Seventh Report of the Public Works Committee on the Tanunda Primary School Relocation, be noted.

Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

6       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 1 be an Order of the Day for Thursday 3 July.

 

7       Constitution (Casual Vacancies in House of Assembly) Amendment Bill

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

 

In Committee

                                                Clause No 3 further considered.

         To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon R B Such 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 3 July.

 

8       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 3 be an Order of the Day for Thursday 3 July.

 

9       Rehabilitation of Sexual Offenders Bill

         Ordered - That the further consideration in Committee of this Bill be now resumed.

 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 4 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 5 read.

Mr Rossi moved on pages 3 to 7, to leave out clause 5 and insert new clause 5 as follows:

 

PART 2

ESTABLISHMENT OF REHABILITATION PROGRAM

 

Establishment of rehabilitation program

5.   (1)  The Minister must establish a program for the medical treatment, using drugs prescribed by regulation, of persons to whom Part 3 or 3A applies, for the purpose of assisting those persons to control their sexual instincts.

      (2)  A rehabilitation program established by the Minister must comply with the requirements of this Act and the regulations.

It being 12.00 noon, progress was reported.

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Bass 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 3 July.

 

10      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration after Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 2.

 

11      Adelaide Rams - Motion re

Mrs Geraghty, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates the Adelaide Rams for their outstanding win against the Hunter Mariners at their first home game and for providing South Australians with a most exciting introduction to Super League.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

12      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions Nos 1 and 2 be Orders of the Day for Thursday 3 July.

 

13      Sale of Australian National - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned motion of Mr Andrew - That in the interests of long term rail jobs and a strong viable future for rail in South Australia, this House notes the support for the sale of Australian National from Rail 2000, Trades and Labour Council, Port Augusta, Corporation of the City of Port Augusta, Spencer Regions Development Association, Northern Regional Development Board, SA Farmers Federation, Australian Barley Board, Australian Wheat Board, Senator Bob Collins and Australian National.

         Motion resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 3 July.

 

14      Apex Australia - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Evans - That this House congratulates Apex Australia, its current and past members, on 60 years of service to the South Australian community.

         Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

15      Australia Day - Adelaide Test Cricket - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Hon M D Rann - That this House condemns any steps to move the Adelaide Test cricket match from the Australia Day weekend and calls on the Australian Cricket Board to reinstate the Australia Day Test to Adelaide Oval for next year and seeks a commitment from the ACB that Adelaide will continue to have its Test at that time in future.

         Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

16      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Other Motions No 6 be an Order of the Day for Thursday 3 July.

 

17      Carnevale - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Cummins - That this House congratulates the Coordinating Italian Committee, its President (Dr A Cocchiaro) and all participating clubs and organisations for the very successful Carnevale and acknowledges the splendid contribution of the delegations from Lazio Region, Campania Region and the Salerno Province.

         Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

18      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Other Motions Nos 8 to 13 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Other Motions No 14.

 

19      Greener South Australia - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Cummins - That this House congratulates the Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources and the Premier on the successful release of “A Greener South Australia Policy”

         Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

21      Petitions Nos 86 to 90

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

 

86 to 89 Hon F T Blevins, Mr Meier, Mrs Rosenberg and Mr Scalzi from 216 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to allow licensed clubs to sell liquor to a club member for consumption off the premises.

 

90   Mrs Geraghty, from 427 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to install a pedestrian crossing on North East Road at Hillcrest.

 

22      Papers

The following Papers were tabled:

 

         By the Minister for Infrastructure (Hon G A Ingerson) -

               SA Water Corporation, Water and Sewerage Pricing - Report - April 1997

        

         By the Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon D C Brown) -

               Workers Compensation Tribunal - Practice Directions

 

         By the Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) -

               Public and Environmental Health Council - Report, 1995-96

               South Australian Council of Reproductive Technology - Report, 31 March 1997

               Supported Residential Facilities Advisory Committee - Report, 1995-96

 

         By the Minister for Local Government (Hon E S Ashenden) -

               Local Government Act - Controlling Authority -

                     Notice of Approval -

                           Livestock Saleyards Association of South Australia

                           Murray Mallee Community Transport Scheme

                     Rules - Centennial Park Cemetery Authority

 

         By the Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon D C Kotz) -

      Vocational Education, Employment and Training Board - Report, 1996.

 

22      Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

23      Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

24      Next day of sitting

The Deputy Premier (Hon G A Ingerson) moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until Tuesday 1 July at 2.00 pm.

         Question put and passed.

 

25      Racing (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Racing (Hon G A Ingerson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Racing Act 1976.

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 Mr Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 1 July.

 

26      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 2 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

27      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Casino Bill                                                                                              Message No 89

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to regulate the licensing and control of the casino at Adelaide; to repeal the Casino Act 1983; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 4 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

Schedule of amendments made by the Legislative Council

No 1     Page 1, lines 19 and 20 (clause 3) - Leave out definition of “authorised game” and insert the following -

‘“authorised game” means a game of chance authorised by or in accordance with the conditions of the casino licence;’.


No 2     Page 8 (clause 20) - After line 21 insert the following:-

“(4)  An applicant may withdraw an application at any time.

 (5)  In the case of the application for the licence that is to be the first licence granted after the commencement of this Act, the application lapses if ASER Nominees Pty Ltd notifies the Authority that it is no longer prepared to treat with the applicant for the transfer of a lease of the casino to the applicant.”

 

No 3     Page 8 (clause 21) - After line 25 insert the following:-

“(1a)  If the Authority is satisfied that two or more applicants would be suitable persons to operate the casino, the Authority may recommend to the Governor that a choice be made between those applicants (but a recommendation need not be delayed until the Authority has assessed all applications).”

No 4     Page 10 - After line 6 insert new clause as follows:-

“Applicants to be notified of result of investigation

      23A.  The Authority must notify the Governor and the applicant of the results of its investigation.”

No 5     Page 11 (clause 28) - After line 34 insert the following:-

      “(2a)  If a person ceases to occupy a sensitive position or a position of responsibility, the licensee must within 14 days give the Authority written notice -

                        (a)  identifying the person and the position; and

                  (b)  stating the date when the person ceased to occupy the position; and

                  (c)  stating why the person ceased to occupy the position.

            Maximum penalty: $5 000.”

No 6     Page 12 (clause 29) - After line 18 insert the following:-

“(5) The Commissioner of Police must make available to the Commissioner information about criminal convictions and other information to which the Commissioner of Police has access relevant to whether the application should be granted.”

No 7     Page 12, lines 19 to 26 (clause 30) - Leave out the clause and insert new clauses as follow:-

      “Decision on application

30.  (1)  The Commissioner may grant or refuse an application for approval under this Division.

      (2)  The Commissioner must give written notice to the licensee and the person for whom approval was sought of the Commissioner’s decision on the application.

      Suspension of approval

30A.(1)  If the person to whom an approval relates is charged with an offence involving dishonesty or punishable by imprisonment, the Commissioner may, by written notice to the licensee and the approved person, suspend the approval.

      (2)  While the approval is under suspension, the person is not to be regarded as a person approved under this Division to work in a position of responsibility or a sensitive position (as the case requires).

            (3)  The Commissioner may revoke a suspension at any time.

      Revocation of approval

30B.(1)  The Commissioner may, by written notice to the licensee and the approved person, revoke the approval.

      (2)  Before the Commissioner revokes an approval, the Commissioner must, by written notices, invite the licensee and the approved person to make representations to the Commissioner within a specified time and must consider any representations made in response to the invitations.”

No 8     Page 12, line 27 (Heading) - Leave out “Obligations of staff” and insert “Provisions of general application to staff”.

No 9     Page 12 (clause 31) - After line 34 insert the following:-

      “(3)  The Commissioner may, by instrument in writing, exempt a person or class of persons from compliance with this section.”

No 10    Page 13, line 2 (clause 32) - After “any game” insert “in the casino”.

No 11    Page 13, lines 9 and 10 (clause 33) - Leave out subclause (2) and insert new subclause as follows:-

      “(2) However, a staff member does not commit an offence by accepting a gift or gratuity if-

        (a)  it is a staff gratuity paid by the licensee or another employer on a basis approved by the Commissioner; or

      (b)  it is of a kind, or given in circumstances, approved by the Commissioner.”

No 12    Page 13 - After line 10 insert new clause as follows:-

      “Staff to be exempt from Security and Investigation Agents Act 1995

33A.A person is, in relation to the performance of functions and duties as a staff member,  exempt from the Security and Investigation Agents Act 1995.”

 

No 13    Page 13, lines 12 to 29 (clauses 34 and 35) - Leave out these clauses and Division 5 heading and insert new clauses as follow:-

“Approval of management systems etc.

      34.  (1)  It is a condition of the casino licence that—

        (a)  systems and procedures for conducting approved games; and

      (b)  systems and procedures of surveillance and security; and

      (c)  systems and procedures for internal management and control; and

      (d)  systems and procedures for handling, dealing with and accounting for money and             gambling chips; and

        (e)  other systems and procedures that the Commissioner determines to be subject to                       this section,

            must be approved by the Commissioner.

      (2)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must ensure that the licensee’s operations under the casino licence conform with the approved systems and procedures.

      Operations involving movement of money etc.

34A.(1)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must comply with directions given by the Commissioner or an authorised officer about the movement or counting of money or gambling chips in the casino.

      (2)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must comply with instructions given by the Commissioner to facilitate the scrutiny by authorised officers of operations involving the movement or counting of money or gambling chips in the casino.

      Approval of installation etc. of equipment

34B.(1)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must not permit the installation or use of—

                (a)  equipment for gambling; or

            (b)  equipment for surveillance or security; or

            (c)  equipment of any other kind or for any other purpose notified by the Authority to                     the licensee,

            unless it has been approved by the Commissioner.

      (2)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must comply with any instructions of the Commissioner about the use of any such equipment.

      (3)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the Commissioner may, personally or through the agency of an authorised officer, assume control of any such equipment at any time.

      (4)  It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must not permit the removal of any such equipment except with the approval of the Commissioner.

      Interference with approved system or equipment

35.  (1)  A person must not interfere with an approved system or equipment with the intention of gaining a benefit for himself, herself or another.

      Maximum penalty: $10 000.

      (2)  A person who, in the casino, has possession of a device designed, adapted or intended to be used for the purpose of interfering with the proper operation of an approved system or equipment is guilty of an offence.

      Maximum penalty: $10 000.

      (3)  A person who, in the casino, uses a computer, calculator or other device that assists in projecting the outcome of an authorised game is guilty of an offence.

      Maximum penalty: $10 000.

      (4)  A person other than a staff member authorised by the licensee to do so must not remove cash or gambling chips from gaming equipment.

      Maximum penalty: $10 000.”


No 14    Page 14, line 14 (clause 37) - Leave out the penalty provision and insert the following:-

      “Maximum penalty:

            In the case of the licensee—$10 000.

            In the case of a staff member—$2 000.”

No 15    Page 14 (clause 37) - After line 17 insert new subclauses as follow:-

“(5)  An authorised person who suspects on reasonable grounds that a person who is in the casino or about to enter the casino may be a child may require the person to produce evidence of age to the authorised person’s satisfaction.

      (6)  A person who -

                (a)  fails without reasonable excuse to comply with a requirement under subsection (5); or

      (b)  makes a false statement, or produces false evidence, in response to such a        requirement,

            is guilty of an offence.

            Maximum penalty: $2 000.

(7)  An authorised person who suspects on reasonable grounds that a person who is in the casino is a child—

            (a)  may require the person to leave the casino; and

            (b)  if the person fails to comply with that requirement—exercise reasonable force to                          remove the person from the casino.

      (8)  In this section, an authorised person is—

                (a)  an agent or employee of the licensee; or

            (b)  a police officer.”

No 16    Page 14, lines 28 to 30 (clause 38) - Leave out subclause (3) and insert new subclause as follows:-

      “(3)  An order may be made under this section on any reasonable ground.

              Examples—

                  An order might be made on any one or more of the following grounds—

                  •     The excluded person is placing his or her own welfare, or the welfare of                                                   dependants, at risk through gambling.

                  •     The excluded person has damaged or misused equipment in the casino used for                                      gambling.

                  •     The excluded person has committed, is committing or is about to commit an                                           offence.”

No 17    Page 16 - After line 11 insert new clause as follows:-

      “Summary exclusion in case of intoxication etc.

39A.  An agent or employee of the licensee or a police officer may exercise reasonable force to prevent a person entering the casino, or to remove a person from the casino, if the person—

                (a)  is behaving in an abusive, offensive or disorderly manner; or

            (b)  appears to be intoxicated.”

No 18    Page 19, line 9 (clause 47) - Leave out “The licensee must” and insert “It is a condition of the casino licence that the licensee must”.

No 19    Page 19, lines 19 to 22 (clause 48) - Leave out subclause (2) and insert new subclause as follows:-

“(2) A staff member must, at the request of an authorised officer, facilitate an examination by the officer of—

                (a)  systems, procedures or equipment used for gambling, surveillance or security; or

            (b)  accounts or records relating to the operation of the casino.

      Maximum penalty: $25 000.”

J M Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

         Ordered - That the amendments be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

In Committee

Resolved - That the amendments be agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

         Gaming Supervisory Authority (Administrative Restructuring)

               Amendment Bill                                                                                Message No 90

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Gaming Supervisory Authority Act 1995, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 4 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Liquor Licensing (Administrative Restructuring) Amendment Bill                      Message No 91

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Liquor Licensing Act 1985, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 4 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Statutes Amendment (Pay-roll Tax and Taxation Administration) Bill                Message No 92

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Pay-roll Tax Act 1971 and the Taxation Administration Act 1996, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 4 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Estimates Committees - Attendance of Legislative Council Ministers                 Message No 93

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has given leave to the Minister for Education and Children’s Services (The Hon R I Lucas), the Attorney-General (The Hon K T Griffin) and the Minister for Transport (The Hon D V Laidlaw) to attend and give evidence before the Estimates Committees of the House of Assembly on the Appropriation Bill, if they think fit.

         Legislative Council, 4 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

28      ASER (Restructure) 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

29      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 2 to 13 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 14.

 

30      Friendly Societies (South Australia) 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 10 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 11 amended and agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

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

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

31      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

Road Traffic (U-Turns at Traffic Lights) Amendment Bill                         Message No 94

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Road Traffic Act 1961, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 5 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

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

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Clarke, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 1 July.

 

32      National Wine Centre 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 the Deputy Premier, that the debate be further adjourned and resumed on motion.

 

33      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

Statutes Amendment (Water Resources) Bill                                          Message No 95

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Environment Protection Act 1993 and other Acts as a consequence of the enactment of the Water Resources Act 1997; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 5 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

No 1     page 10, lines 12 to 19 (clause 30) - Leave out this clause.

No 2     page 10, lines 20 to 27 (clause 31) - Leave out this clause.

J M Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

         Ordered - That the amendments be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

In Committee

         Resolved - That the amendments be agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

34      National Wine Centre Bill

Ordered - That the debate on the second reading of this Bill be now resumed.

Debate resumed.

35      Extension of sitting

The Deputy Premier moved - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

36      National Wine Centre Bill

         Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 5 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 6 read.

Ms White moved on page 4, to leave out clause 6 and insert the following clause:

Application of Development Act

6    The Development Act 1993 will apply to a proposal by the Centre to undertake development of land of the Centre as follows:

(a)  section 49 of that Act will apply initially -

(i)   whether or not the development is to be undertaken in partnership or joint venture with a person who is not a State agency; and

(ii)   as if an application for approval of the development under that section were only required to be lodged with the Minister within the meaning of the Act;

(b)  on the lodging of such an application, that Act will then apply as if a direction had been given by that Minister and a determination made by the Major Developments Panel under section 49(16a) of that Act that a PER be prepared with respect to the development.

Question put.

 

Committee divided (No 1):

 


                                Ayes, 8

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Ms White (Teller)


        Noes, 27

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon E S Ashenden

Mr D S Baker

Hon S J Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Mr Buckby

Mr Condous

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Hon R B Such

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon G A Ingerson (Teller)


 

         So it passed in the negative.

                                                Clause agreed to.


                                                Clauses Nos 7 to 30 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon H Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

37      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Friendly Societies (South Australia) Bill                                                 Message No 96

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the amendment made by the House of Assembly in the Friendly Societies (South Australia) Bill, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 5 June 1997                                                     H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

38      Adjournment

         House adjourned at 6.21 pm until Tuesday 1 July at 2.00 pm.

 

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         Present during the day - All Members except Hon R G Kerin, Hon J W Olsen and Mr Quirke.

 

         The following Pairs were handed in at the Table during the days proceedings:

 

         Division No 1 -

               Ayes - Mr Quirke, Hon M D Rann and Ms Stevens

               Noes - Mr Andrew, Hon J W Olsen and Mr Venning

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            G M Gunn

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY