No. 42

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                       THURSDAY 23 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         Prostitution Regulation Bill

                  Mr Brindal, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to regulate certain aspects of prostitution.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill presented and read a first time.

                  Mr Brindal moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Leggett, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 9 March.

 

3         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - severally - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 2 to 4 be Notices of Motion for Thursday 9 March.

 

4         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 9 March.

 

5         Lottery and Gaming (Two up on Anzac Day) Amendment Bill

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

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                              Clause No. 2 further considered.

                  Mr Scalzi moved on page 1, line 19 after the words "Anzac Day " to insert the words "on the premises of a branch or sub-branch of the Returned & Services League".

 


 

                  Question put.

                  Committee divided (No. 1):

 

                                          Ayes, 26.

 

                              Mr Ashenden

                              Mr Atkinson

                              Hon. S.J. Baker

                              Mr Brindal

                              Mr Brokenshire

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Condous

                              Mr Cummins

                              Mr De Laine

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Mrs Greig

                              Hon. G.M. Gunn

                              Ms Hall

                              Ms Hurley

                              Hon. G.A. Ingerson

                              Mrs Kotz

                              Mr Lewis

                              Hon. W.A. Matthew

                              Mrs Penfold

                              Mr Quirke

                              Hon. M.D. Rann

                              Mrs Rosenberg

                              Ms Stevens

                              Mr Wade

                              Ms White

                              Mr Scalzi (Teller)

                              Noes, 13.

 

Mr Andrew

Hon. M.H. Armitage

Hon. D.S. Baker        

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Buckby

Mr Evans

Mr Kerin

Mr Leggett

Mr Rossi

Hon. R.B. Such

Mr Venning

Mr Meier (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

                  To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had further 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 9 March.

 

6         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - severally - That Notices of Motion: Other Motions Nos 1 to 4 be Notices of Motion for Thursday 9 March.

 

7          Football at Adelaide Oval - Motion re

                  Mr Condous, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House express its support for the playing of AFL matches at Adelaide Oval from the begining of 1996 and calls on the SANFL to address the strong support of a vast majority of South Australians for AFL football to be played at Adelaide Oval.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Ordered, on motion of Ms Hall, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 9 March.

 

8         ABARE National Outlook Conference - Motion re

                  Mr Venning, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House notes the outcomes of the 1995 ABARE National Outlook Conference  in Canberra and commends all the industry sectors for what is forecast to be a generally positive outlook.


 

9         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.

 

10       ABARE National Outlook Conference - Motion re

                  Motion (interupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr De Laine, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 9 March.

 

11        Port Adelaide Girls High School - Motion re

                  Mr De Laine, pursuant to notice, moved - 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; and

                  (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.

                  Question put.

                  House divided (No. 2):

 

                                          Ayes, 7.

 

                              Mr Atkinson

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Mr Quirke

                              Hon. M.D. Rann

                              Ms Stevens

                              Ms White

                              Mr De Laine (Teller)

                  Noes, 27.

 

Hon. H. Allison

Mr Andrew

Hon. M.H. Armitage

Mr Ashenden

Hon. D.S. Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Ms Hall

Mr Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon. W.A. Matthew

Mrs Penfold

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Scalzi

Hon. R.B. Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Mr Meier (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it passed in the negative.

 

12       Petition No. 146

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

 

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


 

13       Economic and Finance Committee - Report - Economic and Financial Aspects of the Operations of the MFP Development Corporation

                  Mr Becker brought up the Thirteenth  Report of the Committee relating to Economic and Financial Aspects of the Operations of the MFP Development Corporation for the year ending 30 June 1994.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 194).

 

14       Speaker's Statement - Press Gallery

                  The Speaker made the following statement:

                  "Last week during question time it was brought to my attention an unauthorised person was in the press gallery.  The person involved has been contacted and has apologised to the satisfaction of the Speaker.  I remind Members and Members staff that they should not assist unauthorised people to enter areas of the House which are reserved for the press and Members.  I also point out that the press gallery above the Speaker's Chair in the House of Assembly can only be entered by authorised press officers of each political party representatives in the House.  They are not available to any other people.  Members and staff should be aware of the requirements as the Chair intends to vigorously enforce them".

 

15       Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

                  Ordered - That the period for asking questions without notice be extended by 10 minutes.

                  Questions without notice resumed.

 

16       Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

17        Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

                  By the Treasurer (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

                              Ministerial Statement - Judicial Salaries

 

                  By the Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon. G. A. Ingerson) -

                              Remuneration Tribunal Determination No. 1 of 1995 - Members of the Judiciary.

 

18       Next day of sitting

                  The Deputy Premier (Hon. S.J. Baker) moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until Tuesday 7 March at 2.00 p.m.

                  Question put and passed.

 

19       Petroleum Products Regulation Bill                                                                                    

                  The Treasurer, pursuant to notice, moved - 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.

                  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 Quirke, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 March.


 

20       Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia Bill.

                  The Treasurer pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act relating to the Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia; to make consequential amendments to other Acts; and for other purposes.

                  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 Quirke, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday 7 March.

 

21       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Lottery and Gaming (Miscellaneous) Amenment Bill                                                           Message No. 81

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936, with the amendment indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendment the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

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

 

                                                                     Schedule of the amendment made by the Legislative Council

                  Page 2, lines 23 to 30 (clause 6) - Leave out section 75 and insert new section as follows:-

                              "75.   Occupying a common gaming-house (1) A person who is the occupier of a common gaming-house is guilty of an offence.

                              Penalty:  Division 4 fine or division 6 imprisonment.

                              (2)     In proceedings for an offence under this section it will be presumed, in the abscence of proof to the contrary, that the defendants knew that house, office, room or place was being used as a common gaming-house"

                                                                                                                                             J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                  Ordered - That the amendment be taken into consideration on motion.

                 

            Consumer Credit (Credit Providers) Amendment Bill                                                          Message No. 82

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has disagreed to the amendments made by the House of Assembly in the Consumer Credit (Credit Providers) Amendment Bill, for the reason indicated in the annexed Schedule. The Legislative Council returns the Bill herewith and desires its reconsideration.

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

                 

                                                                    Schedule of the amendments made by the House of Assembly

                                                                                            and disagreed to by the Legislative Council

                  No. 1             Clause 4, page 2, after line 5—Insert new paragraph as follows:

                                          (f)      by striking out the definition of "the Tribunal".

                  No. 2            Clause 6, page 3, line 2—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 3            Clause 6, page 3, line 6—Leave out "Tribunal may" and insert "District Court must".

                  No. 4            Clause 6, page 3, line 9—Leave out "Tribunal, the Tribunal" and insert "District Court, the Court".

                  No. 5            Clause 6, page 3, line 16—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Court".

                  No. 6            Clause 6, page 3, line 19—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 7             Clause 6, page 3, line 30—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 8            Clause 6, page 4, line 8—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 9            Clause 6, page 4, line 19—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 10         Clause 6, page 4, line 25—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 11          Clause 6, page 5, line 3—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".


                  No. 12         New clause, page 5, after line 9—Insert new clause as follows:

                            6A    Amendment of s. 40—Form of credit contract  Section 40 of the principal Act is amended by striking out from subsection (4) "Tribunal or".

                  No. 13         New clause, page 5, after line 9—Insert new clause as follows:

                            6B    Amendment of s. 41—Form of contract that is a sale by instalment  Section 41 of the principal Act is amended by striking out from subsection (3) "Tribunal or".

                  No. 14         New clause, page 5, after line 11—Insert new clause as follows:

                            7A     Amendment of s. 46—Harsh and unconscionable terms  Section 46 of the principal Act is amended—

                                          (a)     by striking out from subsection (1) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (b)     by striking out subsection (2) and substituting the following subsection:

                                          (2)     In—

                                          (a)     proceedings before the District Court under subsection (1);

                                          or

                                          (b)     proceedings before a court for the enforcement of a credit contract, guarantee or instrument to which this section applies, or for the recovery of damages or other compensation for the breach of such a contract, guarantee or instrument,

                                          the court may grant relief under this section.;

                                          (c)     by striking out from subsection (3) "Tribunal or the";

                                          (d)     by striking out from subsection (5) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (e)     by striking out from subsection (6) "Tribunal or a" and "Tribunal or";

                                          (f)      by striking out from subsection (7) "Tribunal or".

                  No. 15         New clause, page 5, after line 17—Insert new clause as follows:

                            8A    Amendment of s. 60A—Relief against civil consequences of non-compliance with this Act  Section 60A of the principal Act is amended—

                                          (a)     by striking out from subsection (1) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (b)     by striking out from subsection (3) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (c)     by striking out from subsection (4) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (d)     by striking out from subsection (5) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court";

                                          (e)     by striking out from subsection (9) "Tribunal" and substituting "District Court".

                  No. 16         Schedule, page 6, line 7—Leave out "Commercial Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

 

                                                     Schedule of the reason for disagreeing with the foregoing amendments

 

                  Because the amendments are inconsistent with the purpose of the Act.

 

                                                                                                                                                J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                  Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                  Resolved -  That the amendments of the House of Assembly be insisted on.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and had resolved to insist on its amendments.

 

            Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Bill                                                                                                                                           Message No. 83

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has disagreed to the amendments made by the House of Assembly in the Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Bill, for the reason indicated in the annexed Schedule. The Legislative Council returns the Bill herewith and desires its reconsideration.

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


 

Schedule of the amendments made by the House of Assembly

and disagreed to by the Legislative Council

                  No. 1             Clause 3, page 2, lines 16 and 17—Leave out these lines.

                  No. 2            Clause 10, page 5, line 27—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Administrative Appeals Division of the District Court".

                  No. 3            Clause 10, page 5, line 30—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 4            Clause 10, page 6, line 5—Leave out "Tribunal" (first occurring) and insert "District Court".

                  No. 5            Clause 10, page 6, line 6—Leave out "Tribunal" (twice occurring) and insert, in each case, "Court".

                  No. 6            Clause 10, page 6, line 8—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 7             Clause 10, page 6, line 10—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Court".

                  No. 8            Clause 12, page 7, lines 1 to 9—Leave out these lines.

                  No. 9            Clause 17, page 11, line 23—Leave out this line.

                  No. 10         Clause 17, page 12, lines 8 and 9 —Leave out "unless expressly provided for by this Act".

                  No. 11          Clause 19, pages 13 and 14—This clause will be opposed.

                  No. 12         Clause 24, page 17, line 16—Leave out "15" and insert "10".

                  No. 13         Clause 24, page 17, line 18—Leave out "200 000" and insert "160 000".

                  No. 14         Clause 24, page 17, line 20—Leave out "10" and insert "five".

                  No. 15         Clause 24, page 17, line 22—Leave out "60 000" and insert "30 000".

                  No. 16         Clause 25, page 20, line 20—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 17          Clause 25, page 20, line 30—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 18         Clause 25, page 20, line 31—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Court".

                  No. 19         Clause 25, page 21, line 3—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 20        Clause 25, page 21, line 23—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 21         Clause 25, page 21, line 29—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 22        Clause 25, page 21, after line 30—Insert—

                                          "(10a)        The Magistrates Court Act 1991 applies to an application to the Magistrates Court under this section in the same way as it applies to a minor civil action referred to in section 3(2)(b) or (c) of that Act.

                  No. 23        Clause 25, page 21, line 31—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Magistrates Court".

                  No. 24        Clause 27, page 22, line 26—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 25        Clause 27, page 22, lines 31 to 35—Leave out these lines.

                  No. 26        Clause 28, page 23, line 8—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 27         Clause 29, page 23, line 11—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 28        Clause 29, page 23, line 14—Leave out "Tribunal" (twice occurring) and insert, in each case, "Court".

                  No. 29        Clause 29, page 23, line 19—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Court".

                  No. 30        Clause 30, page 23, line 21—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 31         Clause 30, page 24, line 5—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "Court".

                  No. 32        Clause 31, page 24, line 20—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 33        Clause 31, page 24, line 26—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 34        Clause 32, page 25, line 4—Leave out "Except as expressly provided by this Act, a" and insert "A".

                  No. 35        Clause 32, page 25, line 7—Leave out "otherwise than as expressly provided by this Act".

                  No. 36        Clause 33, page 25, lines 31 to 33 and page 26, lines 1 to 4—Leave out these lines.

                  No. 37         Clause 35, page 26, lines 14 and 15 —Leave out these lines and insert—

                                          "(c)   with the Minister's consent, to another person.

                  No. 38        Clause 36, page 27, lines 6 to 12—Leave out these lines and insert—

                                          (4)     The Minister must, within six sitting days after the making of an agreement, cause a copy of the agreement to be laid before both Houses of Parliament.

                  No. 39        Clause 39, page 27, line 30—Leave out "Tribunal" and insert "District Court".

                  No. 40        Clause 49, page 29, lines 29 to 31—Leave out these lines.

                  No. 41         Clause 52, page 30, after line 20—Insert—

                                          "(ab)           require dealers to lodge with the Commissioner certificates evidencing the dealers' insurance coverage as required under Part 2;.

                  No. 42        Page 32  - insert new Schedule as follows:

 

SCHEDULE

Repeal and Transitional Provisions

 

         Repeal

                1.        The Second hand Motor Vehicles Act 1983 ("the repealed Act") is repealed.

         Licensing

                2.       A person who held a licence as a dealer under the repealed Act immediately before the commencement of this Act will be taken to have been licensed as a dealer under this Act.

         Registered premises

                3.       Premises registered in the name of a dealer under the repealed Act immediately before the commencement of this Act will be taken to have been registered in the dealer's name under this Act.

         Duty to repair

                4.       A duty to repair that arose under Part IV of the repealed Act continues as if it were a duty to repair under this Act.

         Disciplinary matters

                5.       Where an order or decision of the Commercial Tribunal is in force or continues to have effect under Division III or Part II of the repealed Act immediately before the commencement of this Act, the order or decision has effect as if it were an order of the District Court under Part 5 of this Act.

         Second hand Motor Vehicles Fund continues

                6.       The Second hand Vehicles Compensation Fund continues and will continue to be administered by the Commissioner.

         Claim against Fund

                7.        (1)      This clause applies only to a claim

                                                (a)     arising out of or in connection with the sale or purchase of a second hand vehicle before the commencement of this Act; or

                                                (b)     arising out of or in connection with a transaction with a dealer that took place before the commencement of this Act.

                                    (2)     If the Magistrates Court, on application by a person who purchased a second hand vehicle from a dealer, is satisfied that

                                                (a)     the Commercial Tribunal or a court has made an order for the payment by the dealer of a sum of money to the purchaser; and

                                                (b)     either

                                                            (i)      the dealer has failed to comply with the order within the time allowed; or

                                                            (ii)    by reason of the death, disappearance or insolvency of the dealer, there is no reasonable prospect of the order being complied with,

                                                the Court may authorise payment of the amount specified in the order to the purchaser of the Fund.

                                    (3)     If the Magistrates Court, on application of a person not being a dealer who has

                                                (a)     purchased a second hand vehicle from a dealer; or

                                                (b)     sold a second hand vehicle to a dealer; or

                                                (c)     left a second hand vehicle in a dealer's possession to be offered for sale by the dealer on behalf of that person,

                                                is satisfied that

                                                (d)     the person  has, apart from this Act, a valid unsatisfied claim against the dealer arising out of or in connection with the transaction; and

                                                (e)     by reason of the death, disappearance or insolvency of the dealer, there is no reasonable prospect of the claim being satisfied,

                                                the Court may authorise payment of the amount of the claim to that person out of the Fund.

         Management of Fund

                8.       (1)      The following amounts will be paid into the Fund:

                                                (a)     contributions required to be paid under clause 9; and

                                                (b)     amounts recovered by the Commissioner under clause 10; and

                                                (c)     amounts paid from the Consolidated Account under subclause (3); and

                                                (d)     amounts derived from investment under subclause (5).

                                    (2)     The following amounts will be paid out of the Fund:

                                                (a)     an amount authorised by the Court under clause 7; and

                                                (b)     any expenses certified by the Treasurer as having been incurred in administering the Fund (including expenses incurred in insuring the Fund against possible claims); and

                                                (c)     any amount required to be paid into the Consolidated Account under subclause (4).

                                    (3)     Where the Fund is insufficient to meet an amount that may be authorised to be paid under clause 7, the Minister may, with the approval of the Treasurer, authorise the payment of an amount specified by the Minister out of the Consolidated Account which is appropriated by this clause to the necessary extent.

                                    (4)     The Minister may authorise payment from the Fund into the Consolidated Account of an amount paid into the Fund from the Consolidated Account if the Minister is satisfied that the balance remaining in the Fund will be sufficient to meet any amounts that may be authorised to be paid under clause 7.

                                    (5)     Any amounts standing to the credit of the Fund that are not immediately required for the purpose of this Act may be invested in a manner approved by the Minister.

         Licensed dealers may be required to contribute to Fund

                9.       (1)      Each licensed dealer who was a licensed dealer before the commencement of this Act must pay to the Commissioner for payment into the Fund such contribution as the licensee is required to pay under the regulations.

                                    (2)     If a licensee fails to pay a contribution within the time allowed for payment by the regulations, the licence is suspended until the contribution is paid.

                                    (3)     Contributions may only be required to make provision for insufficiency of the Fund.

         Right of Commissioner where claim allowed

                10.    On payment out of the Fund of an amount authorised by the Magistrates Court, the Commissioner is subrogated to the rights of the person to whom the payment was made in respect of the order or claim in relation to which the payment was made.

         Accounts and audit

                11.     (1)      The Commissioner must cause proper accounts of receipts and payments to be kept in relation to the Fund.

                                    (2)     The Auditor General may at any time, and must at least once in every year, audit the accounts of the Fund.

         Application of Fund at end of claims

                12.    When the Minister is satisfied that no more valid claims can be made which may require payment out of the Fund, any amount remaining to the credit of the Fund may

                                    (a)     be paid to an organisation representing the interests of dealers; or

                                    (b)     be otherwise dealt with,

                                    as the Minister thinks fit.

 

                                                     Schedule of the reason for disagreeing with the foregoing amendments

 

         Because the amendments are inconsistent with the purpose of the Act.

 

                                                                                                                                                      J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                        Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                        Resolved - That the amendments of the House of Assembly be insisted on.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                        The House having resumed:

                        Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and had resolved to insist on its amendments.

 

22           Lottery and Gaming (Miscellaneous) Amenment Bill

                        Ordered - That the amendments of the Legislative Council in this Bill be now taken into consideration.

                                                                                                   

                                                                                      In Committee

                        Resolved - That the amendments of the Legislative Council be agreed to.

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                        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.

 

23       Corporations (South Australia) (Jurisdiction) 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.

                  By leave, the House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

24       Thomas Hutchinson Trust and related Trusts (Winding Up) 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.

                  By leave, the House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

25       Suspension and resumption

                  At 4.45 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                  At 5.27 p.m. the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

26       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Consumer Credit (Credit Providers) Amendment Bill and the Second-hand

                    Vehicle Dealers Bill                                                                                                                                                  Message No. 84

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council requests that a Conference may be granted to it respecting certain amendments in the Second-hand Vehicle Dealers and the Consumer Credit (Credit Providers) Amendment Bills.  In the event of a Conference being agreed to, the Legislative Council will be represented thereat by five managers.

                  Legislative Council, 23 February 1995                                                                                                  H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

                  Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 


            Conference

                  The Deputy Premier moved - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council granting a Conference as requested by the Council; and that the time and place for holding it be the Second Floor Conference room, at 10.00 a.m. on Tuesday 28 February; and that Messrs Atkinson, Caudell and Cummins, Mrs Geraghty and the mover be the Managers on the part of this House.

                 

            Consumer Credit (Credit Providers) Amendment Bill and the Second-hand

                    Vehicle Dealers Bill                                                                                                                                                  Message No. 85

                  MR SPEAKER - In reply to Message No. 90 from the House of Assembly, the Legislative Council agrees to the time and place appointed by the House of Assembly for holding the conference.

                  Legislative Council, 23 February 1995                                                                                                  H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

                 

27       Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 5.36 p.m. until Tuesday 7 March at 2.00p.m.

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                                                                MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

                  For Thursday 9 March 1995 

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

 

                  Mr Becker to move - That the Thirteenth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on the Economic and Financial Aspects of the Operations of the MFP Development Corporation 1993-94, be noted.

 

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                  Present during the day - All Members except Hon. F.T. Blevins, Hon. J.K.G. Oswald, Hon. J.W. Olsen, Hon. D.C. Wotton, Mr Clarke and Mr Foley.

 

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

 

                  Division No. 2 -

                              Ayes - Hon. F.T. Blevins, Mr Clarke and Mr Foley.

                              Noes - Hon. J.W. Olsen, Hon. J.K.G. Oswald and Hon. D.C. Wotton.

 

                 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY