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                                                                                                   No.50

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                                 TUESDAY 7 APRIL 1992

 

 

1              Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

2              Message from the Governor

                The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                Assent to Bills                                                                                                                     Message No.27

                The Governor informs the House of Assembly that, in the name and on behalf of Her

                    Majesty The Queen, the following Act has been assented to during the present Session:

                    No.7 of 1992 - An Act to amend the Technical and Further Education Act 1975.

                Government House, Adelaide 7 April 1992                                                      R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

3              Petitions Nos 270 to 272

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

 

                270 Dr Armitage, from 67 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government not to close Hillcrest Hospital.

 

                271 Mr Becker, from 661 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to stop reduced standards being created by publishers of certain magazines and posters debasing women.

 

                272 Mr Blacker, from 849 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge

                    the Government to appoint Aboriginal Police Aides for the City of Port Lincoln.

 

4              Answers to questions 

                Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 330, 404, 417 and 432 and questions

                    without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

5              Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

                By the Minister of Agriculture (Hon.L.M.F. Arnold) -

                    Animal and Plant Control Commission - Report to 31 December 1991.

 

                By the Minister of Finance (Hon.F.T. Blevins) -

                    Financial Institutions Duty Act 1983 - Regulations - Building Societies,

                    Credit Unions - Amalgamation Exemptions.

 

 

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                By the Minister of Emergency Services (Hon.J.H.C. Klunder) -

                    Gaming Machines Bill - Comments from the Commissioner of Police of March 23

                    and April 7, to the Minister of Emergency Services and briefing note from the Liquor Licensing Commissioner to the Minister of Finance.

 

6              Conference - Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill

                Ordered - That the sitting of the House be continued during the Conference with the Legislative Council on the Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill.

 

7              Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

8              Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

9              Limitation of debate

                The Deputy Premier moved - That the time allotted for completion of the:

                    Industrial Relations (Declared Organizations) Amendment Bill;

                    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill; and

                    Real Property (Transfer of Allotments) Amendment Bill,

                be until 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 9 April.

                Question put and passed.

 

10           Conference - Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill

                The Minister of Agriculture reported as follows:

                    "I have to report that the Managers have been at the conference on the Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill, which was managed on the part of the Legislative Council by the Minister of Tourism (Hon.B.J. Wiese), Hon.H.P.K. Dunn, Hon.M.J.Elliott, Hon.J.C.Irwin and Hon.G.Weatherill and we there delivered the Bill, together with the Resolution adopted by this House and thereupon the managers for the two Houses conferred together and it was agreed that we should recommend to our respective Houses that -

               As to Amendment Nos 1 and 2 -

                          That the Legislative Council do not further insist on its amendments but makes the following amendments in lieu thereof -

               Clause 3, page 1, after line 20 - Insert subclauses as follow:

                          (3)      If the Minister leases the land comprised in Certificate of Title Register Book

                          Volume 4001 Folio 234 to the Co-operative the following provisions apply:-

                               (a) the Co-operative may, by notice in writing to the Minister, elect to purchase

                               the land from the Minister at any time within nine years after the commencement of the lease;

                               (b) the price to be paid by the Co-operative for the land will be the Valuer-General's valuation of the land as at the date of service on the Minister of the notice of election reduced by the aggregate of the rental payments made by the Co-operative pursuant to the lease.

                          (4)      In this section -

                          "the Co-operative" means a body corporate the principal function, or one of the

                               principal functions, of which is to assist egg producers in the marketing of eggs whether that function is carried out by the Co-operative itself or by the Co-operative through the instrumentality of another body corporate:

                          "the land" means the land comprised in Certificate of Title Register Book Volume

                               4001 Folio 234:

 

 

 

 

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                          "rental payments" means payments by way of rent made in accordance with the lease but does not include a late payment of rent or any penalty or interest paid in respect of the late payment of rent:

                          and that the House of Assembly agree thereto."

 

11           Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No.1 be postponed and taken into

                    consideration on motion.

 

12           State Government Insurance Commission Bill

                Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on the State Government

                    Insurance Commission Bill to be brought up.

                Ordered - That the time for bringing up the Report be extended until Thursday 9 April.

 

13           Industrial Relations (Declared Organizations) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Industrial

                    Relations (Declared Organizations) Amendment Bill be now read  a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                By leave, House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

14           Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Workers

                    Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.     

                           

15           Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill                                                                                 Message No.93

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council having considered the recommendations from

                    the Conference on the Statutes Repeal (Egg Industry) Bill has agreed to the same.

                    The Bill is returned herewith.

                Legislative Council, 7 April 1992                                                       G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Ordered - That the Speaker do now leave the Chair and the House resolve itself

                    into a Committee of the whole for the consideration of the recommendations from the Conference.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

 

                Resolved - That the recommendations from the Conference be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                    

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans reported that the Committee had considered the recommendations from

                    the Conference and had agreed to the same.

 

 

 

 

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                Survey Bill                                                                                                                           Message No.94

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the consequential amendment

                    made by the House of Assembly in the Survey Bill 1991 without any amendment.  The Bill is returned herewith.

                Legislative Council, 7 April 1992                                                       G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

16           Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Debate (interrupted by receipt of the foregoing Messages) resumed.

 

17           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Labour (Hon.R.J. Gregory) moved - That the time for moving the

                    adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

18           Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                                    Clause No. 1 read.

 

                To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

                                                                                                                         

                The House having resumed:

                Mr M.J. Evans 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 tomorrow.

 

19           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 11.00 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                           

 

                                                                MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

               

                                                                      CONTINGENT NOTICE OF MOTION

 

                Contingently on the completion of the period for asking Questions on Wednesday 8

                    April, Mr D.S. Baker to move - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable him to move the following motion, withut notice, forthwith, viz; That the House notes the impending resignation of the Member for Kavel (Hon.E.R. Goldsworthy) and places on record its appreciation of his 22 years of service.

 

                                                                                                                         

 

                Present during the day - All the Members.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER                                             

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY