No. 49

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                            TUESDAY 21 MARCH 1995

 

 

 1         Meeting of House

                  The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. G.M. Gunn) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2         Petitions Nos 155 to 157

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

                 

                  155   The Minister for Health (Hon. M.H. Armitage), from 38 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to cut the Education and Children's Services budget.

 

                  156   The Minister for Health, from 122 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to cut funding for early childhood education.

 

                  157    Mrs Penfold, from 226 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to close specific King George whiting nursery areas and tourist beaches to net fishing.

 

3         Answers to questions

                  Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 119, 155, 175, 179, 180 and 186 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

4         Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

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

                              Relationship of Parties Involved in the Ownership and Operation of Adelaide Casino

 

                  By the Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

                              Urban Land Trust Act - Regulations - Para Hills/Salisbury East Joint Venture

                              Town of Gawler - By-laws -

                                          No. 1 - Permits and Penalties

                                          No. 2 - Moveable Signs

                                          No. 3 - Streets and Public Places

                                          No. 4 - Inflammable Undergrowth

                                          No. 5 - Bees

 

                  By the Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

                              Racing Act - Regulations - Sports Betting Venues - Football Park/Hindmarsh Stadium

                  By the Deputy Premier for the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development (Hon. J.W. Olsen) -

                              Public Corporations Act - Regulations - EDA Shanghai Office.

 

5         Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

                 

6         Conference - Retail Shop Leases Bill

                  The Deputy Premier (Hon. S.J. Baker) moved - That the sitting of the House be continued during the Conference with the Legislative Council on this Bill.

                  Question put and passed.

 

7          Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

8         Catchment Water Management 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 and 2 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 3  amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 4 and 5 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 6 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 7 to 18 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 19 and 20 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 21 and 22 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 23 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 24 to 26 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 27 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 28 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 29 to 31 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 32 to 35 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 36 and 37 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 38 and 39 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 40 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                New clause No. 40A inserted.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 41 to 44 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 45 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 46 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 47 to 49  amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 50 to 52 left out.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 53 to 56 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 57 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 58 to 61 agreed to.

                                                                                                Schedules 1 and 2 agreed to.

                                                                                                Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  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 amendments.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

9         Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Supply Bill                                                                                                                                                                                           Message No. 101

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the financial year ending on 30 June 1996, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 21 March 1995                                                                                                          H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

                 

            South Australian Housing Trust (Water Rates) Amendment Bill                         Message No. 102

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the South Australian Housing Trust Act 1936, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 21 March 1995                                                                                                          H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

10       Pipelines Authority (Sale of Pipelines) 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.

 

11        Extension of time for adjournment

                  The Deputy Premier (Hon. S. J. Baker) moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                  Question put and passed.

 

12       Pipelines Authority (Sale of Pipelines) Amendment Bill

                  Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill read a second time.

                 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                              Clauses Nos 1 to 9 agreed to.

                                                                                              Clause No. 10 read.

                  Mr Quirke moved on page 9, after line 7 to insert new section as follows:

                  28A Reference of proposed sale agreement to Industies Development Committee. The Treasurer may not make  a sale agreement unless the proposed agreement has been inquired into and reported on by the Industries Development Committee under the Industries Development Act 1941.

                  Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put.


 

                  Committee divided (No. 1):

 

                                          Ayes, 10.

 

                              Mr Atkinson

                              Hon. F.T. Blevins

                              Mr Clarke

                              Mr De Laine

                              Mr Foley

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Hon. M.D. Rann

                              Ms Stevens

                              Ms White

                              Mr Quirke (Teller)

                  Noes, 28.

 

Mr Andrew

Hon. M.H. Armitage

Mr Ashenden

Hon. D.S. Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Hon. G.M. Gunn

Ms Hall

Hon. G.A. Ingerson

Mr Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Hon. W.A. Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon. J.K.G. Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon. R.B. Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon. S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it passed in the negative.

 

                  To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  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 motion.

 

13       Suspension of Standing Orders

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

                  Question put.


 

                  House divided (No. 2):

 

                                                Ayes, 28.

 

                              Hon. H. Allison

                              Mr Andrew

                              Hon. M.H. Armitage

                              Mr Ashenden

                              Hon. D.S. Baker

                              Mr Bass

                              Mr Becker

                              Mr Brindal

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Condous

                              Mr Cummins

                              Mr Evans

                              Mrs Greig

                              Ms Hall

                              Hon. G.A. Ingerson

                              Mr Kerin

                              Mrs Kotz

                              Mr Leggett

                              Hon. W.A. Matthew

                              Mr Meier

                              Hon. J.K.G. Oswald

                              Mrs Penfold

                              Mr Rossi

                              Mr Scalzi

                              Hon. R.B. Such

                              Mr Venning

                              Mr Wade

                              Hon. S.J. Baker (Teller)

                              Noes, 10.

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Clarke (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                                                                                                                               It being midnight:

                                                                                                                   WEDNESDAY 22 MARCH 1995

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

14       Pipelines Authority (Sale of Pipelines) Amendment Bill

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

                 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                                Clause No. 10 further considered, otherwise amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 11 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 12 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Title agreed to.

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  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 amendments.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 


15       Natural Gas Pipelines Access 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 24 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 25 read.

                  To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                  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 today.

 

16       Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 1.25 a.m. until today at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                  MOTION WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Thursday 23 March 1995

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

 

Mr Lewis to move - That this House refers the following additional terms of reference to the Social Development Committee in its consideration of matters related to prostitution -

                  (i) the extent  of the effect of the occupation and lifestyle of prostitutes (whether male or female) on their families, with particular reference to -

                              (a) children (their birth status) and their social development and relationships with both  birth parents and any other familiar parent/adult with a view to discovering how the occupation of their prostitute parent affected their life chances compared with the norms of the age group cohort they belong to;

                              (b) the effect on the other birth parent of any children arising from sexual liaisons with the prostitute, whether that birth parent was married to or a de facto or a casual acquaintance of the prostitute with particular emphasis on that partner's subjective assessment on the effect of the prostitute's occupation on the partner's health (including STD's), life stress, career path and personal prosperity;

                              (c) the brothers and sisters and the subjective effect the prostitute has had on their life(s);

                              (d) the birth parents, in circumstances where the prostitute is/was a minor; and

                              (e) the number of marriages and/or other live‑in relationships which prostitutes have:

                  (ii) the cost of caring for and rehabilitating any or all of the people in any of the foregoing categories where they have suffered any adverse consequences to their lives whether subjectively or objectively assessed:

                  (iii) inclusion in its consideration of the factors influencing men and women to become prostitutes those reasons influencing the decision where they appear or are admitted to have been taken as the means of financing use of illicit drugs or gambling; and quantify those stated reasons and any other relevant reason discovered by the Committee, by category:


                  (iv) inclusion in its examination of  the existing law about which it is contemplating making recommendations for change to consider those recommendations in five categories, viz; male to male prostitution, male to female prostitution, female to male prostitution, female to female prostitution and orgies i.e.any or all of the foregoing in group sex activities which involve prostitution.

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                  Present during the day - All the Members except Ms Hurley and Hon. J.W. Olsen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY