No 54

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 31 JULY 1996

 

 

1    Meeting of House

The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon G M Gunn) 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 25

The Governor informs the House that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Acts have been assented to during the present Session, viz:-

No 48 of 1996 - An Act to amend the State Clothing Corporation Act 1977

No 49 of 1996 - An Act to amend the State Lotteries Act 1966

No 50 of 1996 - An Act to amend the Trustee Act 1936

     Government House, 31 July 1996                    E J Neal, GOVERNOR

 

3    Petition No 121

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

 

121      Mr Wade, from 2 000 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to ban the recreational shooting of ducks and quails.

 

4    Answer to a question

An answer to a question without notice was tabled by the Speaker.

 

5    Papers

The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Minister for Health (Hon M H Armitage) representing the Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing (Hon G A Ingerson) -

Rules of Racing - Racing Act  - SA Greyhound Racing Authority - Rules

 

By the Minister for Health -

Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody - Implementation Report, 1994-95

South Australian Council on Reproductive Technology - Report, 1995.

 


6    Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report - Environment, Resources, Planning, Land Use, Transportation and Development Aspects of the MFP Development Corporation for 1995-96

Mrs Kotz brought up the Twenty-Second Report of the Committee on Environment, Resources, Planning, Land Use, Transportation and Development Aspects of the MFP Development Corporation for 1995-96.

Report received.

Ordered to be printed (Paper No 221).

 

7    Legislative Review Committee - Reports - Thirtieth Report and Report on the Racial Vilification Bill 1996

Mr Cummins brought up the Thirtieth Report of the Committee.

Report received.

 

Mr Cummins brought up the Report on the Racial Vilification Bill 1996.

Report received (Paper No 220).

 

8    Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

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

Questions without notice resumed.

 

9    Grievance debate

The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

10   Motor Vehicles (Trade Plates) 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, House proceeded to the third reading.

The Minister for Tourism moved - That this bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11   Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

     Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill          Message No 152

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council insists on its amendments in the Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill to which the House of Assembly has disagreed. The Bill is returned herewith.

     Legislative Council, 30 July 1996                 H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

In Committee

Resolved - That the disagreement to the amendments be insisted on.

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The House having resumed:

Mr Bass reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and had resolved to insist on its disagreement to the amendments.

 

     Conference - Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill

The Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) moved - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council requesting that a Conference be granted to this House respecting certain amendments of the Legislative Council in the Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill and that the Legislative Council be informed that, in the event of such a Conference being agreed to, this House will be represented at such Conference by five Managers; and that Mr Atkinson, Mr Clarke, Mrs Rosenberg, Mr Scalzi and the mover be the Managers of the Conference on the part of this House.

Question put and passed.

 

12   Poultry Meat Industry Act Repeal Bill

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

 

13   Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

     Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill          Message No 153

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has, in reply to Message No 159 from the House of Assembly, agreed to grant a Conference on the Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill, as requested by the House of Assembly. The Legislative Council has named the hour of 6.00 pm this day to receive the Managers on behalf of the House of Assembly, at the Terrace Room East (formerly the Second Floor Conference Room) of the Legislative Council.

     Legislative Council, 31 July 1996                 H P K Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

The Minister for Primary Industries (Hon R G Kerin) moved - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council agreeing to the time and place appointed by the Council.

Question put and passed.

 

     Conference - Criminal Injuries Compensation (Levy) Amendment Bill

The Minister for Primary Industries moved - That the sitting of the House be continued during the Conference with the Legislative Council on the Bill.

Question put and passed.

 

14   Poultry Meat Industry Act Repeal Bill

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

 

Question put.

 


House divided (No. 1):

 


                    Ayes, 30

 

Hon H Allison

Mr Andrew

Hon M H Armitage

Hon E S Ashenden

Hon S J Baker

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brindal

Mr Buckby

Mr Caudell

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mrs Greig

Mrs Hall

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon J W Olsen

Mr Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon D C Wotton

Hon R G Kerin (Teller)


            Noes, 11.

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon F T Blevins

Mr Brokenshire

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Ms Hurley

Mr Quirke

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Mr Clarke (Teller)


 

So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

Bill read a second time.

Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

15   Extension of sitting

The Deputy Premier (Hon S J Baker) moved - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

16   Adjournment

The Deputy Premier moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 6.06 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

     For Thursday 1 August 1996

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

Mrs Kotz to move - That the Twenty-Second Report of the Environment, Resources and Development Committee on the Environmental, Resources, Planning, Landuse, Transportation and Development Aspects of the MFP Development Corporation for 1995-96, be noted.

 

Mr Cummins to move - That the Report of the Legislative Review Committee on the Racial Vilification Bill 1996, be noted.

 

Notice of Motion:  Other Motions-

Hon M D Rann to move - That this House condemns proposed funding cuts to the ABC by the Federal Government and seeks assurances about the future of ABC regional radio and ABC FM in South Australia and the continued expansion of the youth network, Triple J.

 

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Present during the day - All Members except Hon G A Ingerson and Ms White.

 

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

 

Division No. 1 -

Ayes - Hon D C Brown

Noes - Ms White

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                      G M Gunn

                                                      SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY