No 44

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 2 JULY 1997

 

 

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 107 to 114

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

 

107 to 109   The Minister for Primary Industries (Hon R G Kerin), Mr Brindal and Mr Venning, from 119 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House support the passage of the Summary Offences (Prostitution) Amendment Bill 1996.

 

110 to 113   Mr Becker, Mr Brindal, Mr Caudell, and Mr Venning, from 724 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.

 

114       Mr Becker, from 309 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to support the establishment of a TAB agency at the Salisbury North Football Club.

 

3       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 76, 99, 106, 108 to 110, 114, 118 and 119 were tabled by the Speaker.

 

4       Legislative Review Committee - Report - Nineteenth

Mr Cummins brought up the Nineteenth 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       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 be a Notice of Motion for tomorrow.

 

8       Postponement of business

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

 

9       Racing (Miscellaneous) 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 22 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.

 

10      Road Traffic (U-Turns at Traffic Lights) 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11      Construction Industry Long Service Leave (Transitional Provisions) 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.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

12      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Liquor Licensing Bill                                                                              Message No 97

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to regulate the sale, supply and consumption of liquor; to repeal the Liquor Licensing Act 1985; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly

         Legislative Council, 2 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

         The Treasurer (Hon S J Baker) moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Atkinson, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 


13      Industrial and Employee Relations (Harmonisation) 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, 25

 

Hon H Allison

Mr Andrew

Hon S J Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Cummins

Mrs Greig

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon D C Brown (Teller)


        Noes, 8

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Clarke (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

         Bill read a second time.

 

14      Extension of time for adjournment

The Minister for Industrial Affairs moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

15      Industrial and Employee Relations (Harmonisation) Amendment Bill

 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 3 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 4 amended and agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 5 to 10 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 11 read.

         Question - That the clause be agreed to - put.


         Committee divided (No 2)

 


                       Ayes, 25

 

Mr Andrew

Hon S J  Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Cummins

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon D C Brown (Teller)


        Noes, 8

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Mr Clarke (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                Clause No 12 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 13 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 on motion.

 

16      Suspension of Standing Orders

The Treasurer, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the House to sit beyond midnight.

Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

17      Industrial and Employee Relations (Harmonisation) Amendment Bill

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

 

In Committee

                                                ClauseNo 13 further considered.

                                                Clause amended.

         Question - That the clause as amended be agreed to - put.

 


         Committee divided (No 3)

 


                       Ayes, 25

 

Mr Andrew

Hon S J  Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Cummins

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Mr Meier

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon D C Brown (Teller)


        Noes, 8

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Mr Clarke (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

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It being Midnight

 

THURSDAY 3 JULY 1997

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                                                Clauses Nos 14 to 20 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Bass 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.

 

18      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Food (Labelling) Amendment Bill                                                           Message No 98

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Food Act 1985, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 2 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

         Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 


19      Division List - Correction of error

         Mr Brindal called to the attention of the House an error in the Division list No 3 relating to the Question - "That the amendment be agreed to", on which occasion Mr Brindal voted for the Ayes, but was not recorded.

         The Acting Speaker stated that the Votes and Proceedings would be corrected accordingly.

 

 

20      Adjournment

         House adjourned at 12.23 am until 10.30 am today.

 

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Present during the day - All Members except Hon M H Armitage, Mr D S Baker, Mr Condous, Mr Evans and Mr Quirke.

 

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

 

Division No 1 -

      Ayes - Hon J W Olsen, Hon M H Armitage and Hon E S Ashenden.

      Noes - Mr Quirke, Ms White and Mr De Laine.

 

Division No 2 -

      Ayes - Hon J W Olsen, Hon M H Armitage and Hon E S Ashenden.

      Noes - Mr Quirke, Ms White and Mr De Laine.

 

Division No 3  -

      Ayes - Hon J W Olsen, Hon M H Armitage and Hon E S Ashenden.

      Noes - Mr Quirke, Ms White and Mr De Laine.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            G M Gunn

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY