No 47

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 9 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       Petition No 120

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

 

120       Mr Lewis, from 23 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to upgrade the Mannum to Bow Hill and Purnong to Walker Flat Roads.

 

3       Paper

         The Speaker laid on the Table the following paper:

 

Report of the Auditor-General on the Summary of Confidential Government Contracts under Section 41A of the Public Finance and Audit Act 1987 relating to the Modbury Hospital.

 

Ordered to be printed (Paper No 4C).

 

4       Legislative Review Committee - Reports - Twentieth Report and Report and Minutes of Evidence                   on the Education Act - Regulations - Materials and Services Charges

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Twentieth Report of the Committee.

Report received.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Report together with the Minutes of Evidence of the Committee on Regulations under the Education Act 1972 relating to Materials and Services Charges.

         Report received.

 

5       Questions

         Questions without notice were asked.

 

6       Leave of absence - Mr De Laine

         Ms Hurley, by leave, without notice, moved - That three weeks leave of absence be granted to the Member for Price, Mr De Laine, on account of ill health.

         Question put and passed.

 

7       Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 


8       Partnership (Limited Partnerships) Amendment Bill

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

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.

 

9       Statutes Amendment (Attorney-General’s Portfolio) Bill

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

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

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

 

10      Juries (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

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

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

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

 

11      Co-operatives Bill

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

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

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

 

12      Equal Opportunity (Sexual Harassment) Amendment Bill

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

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

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

 

13      Retail Shop Leases 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 9 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 10 read.

The Treasurer moved, on page 5, line 23, after the word “centre” to insert the words “entered into after the commencement of this Division”.

Question put.


Committee divided (No 1)

 


                       Ayes, 28

 

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Hon D C Brown

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Hon R G Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon S J Baker (Teller)


        Noes, 10

 

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr Foley

Mrs Greig

Ms Hurley

Hon M D Rann

Mrs Rosenberg

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Atkinson (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                Clause as amended agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 11 to 18 agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

The 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.

 

14      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Bank Merger (National/BNZ) Bill                                                             Message No 107

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to provide for the transfer to National Australia Bank Limited of certain assets and liabilities of Bank of New Zealand and for related purposes, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 8 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Bank Mergers (South Australia) Bill                                                        Message No 108

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to facilitate the merger of banks; and for other purposes, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 8 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

         Stamp Duties (Rates of Duty) Amendment Bill                                        Message No 109

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act 1923, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 8 July 1997                                                      H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 


15      Liquor Licensing 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.

                                                Clauses Nos 12 to 106 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 107 read.

The Treasurer moved, on page 54, lines 15 to 17, to leave out subclause and (2) insert the following:

(2)  However, this section does not prevent the employment of a minor to sell, supply or serve liquor on licensed premises if the minor is of or above the age of 16 years and -

(a)  the minor is a child of the licensee or manager of the licensed premises; or

(b)  -

      (i)   the minor is undertaking a prescribed course of instruction or training; and

      (ii)   the licensee has been given an apparently genuine certificate issued by the person in charge of the course approving the employment for the purposes of the course; and

      (iii)  the licensee complies with any conditions of approval stated in the certificate with respect to the employment of the minor; and

      (iv)  the minor is adequately supervised at all times while selling, supplying or serving liquor in the course of the employment.

Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put.

Committee divided (No 2)

 


                                Ayes, 28

 

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Hon E S Ashenden

Mr D S Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Mr Meier

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon S J Baker (Teller)


        Noes, 8

 

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr Foley

Ms Hurley

Hon W A Matthew

Hon M D Rann

Ms White

Mr Atkinson (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                Clause as amended agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 108 to 118 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 119 read.

The Treasurer moved, on page 60, lines 32 and 33, to leave out subparagraph (vii).

         Question put

         Committee divided (No 3)

 


                       Ayes, 28

 

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Hon E S Ashenden

Mr D S Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brokenshire

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Hon G M Gunn

Mrs Hall

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon S J Baker (Teller)


        Noes, 7

 

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr Foley

Ms Hurley

Hon M D Rann

Ms White

Mr Atkinson (Teller)


 

         So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                Clause as amended agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 120 to 138 agreed to.

                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

The Hon H Allison 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.

 

16      Adjournment

         The Treasurer moved - That the House do now adjourn.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

         House adjourned at 9.57 until tomorrow at 10.30 pm.

 

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MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

               For Thursday 10 July 1997

 

Notice of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Minister for Housing and Urban Development to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Statutes Repeal and Amendment (Development) Act 1993.

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         Present during the day - All Members except Mr De Laine (on leave), Mrs Geraghty and Mr Quirke.

 

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

 

         Division No 1 -

               Ayes - Hon E S Ashenden, Hon D S Baker and Hon G A Ingerson

               Noes - Mr Quirke, Mr De Laine and Mrs Geraghty

 

         Division No 2 -

               Ayes - Hon J W Olsen, Mr Brindal and Mr Buckby

               Noes - Mr De Laine, Mr Quirke and Mrs Geraghty

 

         Division No 3  -

               Ayes - Hon J W Olsen, Mr Brindal and Mr Buckby

               Noes - Mr De Laine, Mr Quirke and Mrs Geraghty

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            G M Gunn

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY