No. 57

 

 

                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                            OF THE

 

                       HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                              THURSDAY 30 APRIL 1992

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Deputy Speaker (Mr M.J. Evans) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Suspension of Standing Orders

                Mr Brindal, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to           enable the Message from the Legislative Council relating to the Statutes Amendment (Illegal Use of Motor Vehicles) Bill set down for Wednesday 6 May to be taken into consideration forthwith.

                Question put and passed without a negative voice, therebeing present an absolute majority

                    of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

                Statutes Amendments (Illegal Use of Motor Vehicles) Bill

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                Resolved - That the disagreement to Amendment No. 3 and the alternative amendments                     made in lieu thereof be insisted on.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mrs Hutchison reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and                had resolved to insist on its disagreement to the Legislative Council's amendments and

                    insist on its alternative amendments made in lieu thereof.

 

                Conference

                Mr Brindal 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 Statutes Amendment (Illegal Use of Motor Vehicles) 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 the Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter), Messrs Groom and Holloway, Mrs Kotz and the mover be Managers of the Conference on the part of this House.

                Question put and passed.

 

 3             Unemployment, Reference to Social Development Committee-Motion re

                Mrs Hutchison, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House resolves to refer the following                              matters to the Social Development Committee -

                (a)     the causes of long-term unemployment in regional rural and urban communities of South Australia;


 

 

 

 

                (b)     the adequacy of Commonwealth income support measures including Austudy and Abstudy;

                (c)     the impact of proposed tariff changes on future employment prospects; and

                (d)     positive long-term strategies at Commonwealth, State and Local Government levels to improve employment and training prospects for disadvantaged groups.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

 4             Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Notices of Motion (Other Business) No. 2 be a Notice of Motion for                             Thursday next.

 

 5             Select Committee on Rural Finance and Select Committee on Primary and Secondary                      Education

                Orders of the Day read for the Reports of the Select Committee on Rural Finance and the                    Select Committee on Primary and Secondary Education to be brought up.

                Ordered - That the time for bringing up the Reports be extended until the first day of                           next Session and that the Committees have power to act during the recess.

                Question put and passed.

 

 6             Select Committee on the Law and Practice relating to Death and Dying

                Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on the Law and Practice relating to Death and Dying to be brought up.

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

 

 7             Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Suppression Measures

                Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Suppression Measures to be brought up.

                Ordered - That the time for bringing up the Report be extended until the first day of next Session and that the Committee have power to act during the recess.

 

 8             Legislative Review Committee - Reports

                Mr McKee brought up the Ninth and Tenth Reports of the Legislative Review Committee.

                Reports received.

 

 9             Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings brought up the Report of the Environment, Resources and                   Development Committee on Supplementary Development Plans.

                Report received.

 

                                                                                                                                

 

                               It being 11.30 a.m. Notices of Motions (Other Motions) were called on by the Clerk.

 

                                                                                                                                

 

 

10           Kavel By-election - Motion re

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings by leave, having amended his motion, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House notes the potential cost to the community of by-elections particularly in relation to the by-election in Kavel.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.G. Evans, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11           Education Department Curfew Hours - Motion re

                Mrs Kotz, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House calls on the Government to immediately amend Regulation 14 of the Education Act 1972 under the heading Trespassing on Departmental Property  by removing the curfew between the hours of 12 midnight and 7 a.m. and inserting a provision that a person who is on school grounds without permission is guilty of an offence.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Quirke, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

12           Salisbury Stormwater Management - Motion re

                Hon. D.C. Wotton, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates and expresses its support to the City of Salisbury on their integration of stormwater management and urban open space design in such projects as the Para Hills Paddocks and the Greenfields Wetlands which have environmentally enhanced the City of Salisbury and this State.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

13           Price Index - Motion re

                Mr Lewis, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House opposes the continued inclusion                   of -

                    (a) alcoholic beverages and tobacco products; and

                    (b)     imported goods which are otherwise produced and/or manufactured in Australia,

                    in any price index used for the determination of adjustments to welfare payments; and further, opposes any proposal to include the per capita outlay on gambling in that index.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. T.H. Hemmings, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday                   next.

 

                                                                                                                              

 

                                 It being 12.15p.m. Orders of the Day (Other Motions) were called on by the Clerk.

 

                                                                                                                              

 

 

14           Private Members Time - Motion re

                    Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Oswald - That this House expresses its concern at the failure of Ministers to come into the House during Private Members time to respond to motions which affect their portfolios and who delegate their responses to junior backbenchers who have no responsibility for the subjects raised.

                    Debate resumed.

                    Ordered, on motion of Hon. B.C. Eastick, that the debate be further adjourned until                                          Thursday next.

 

15                Royal Coat of Arms - Motion re

                    Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Hon. D.C. Wotton - That this House condemns the Attorney General for his implementation of Government policy to replace the Royal Coat of Arms in the Supreme Court with the State Coat of Arms recognising that the justices of the Supreme Court are the Queens justices and calls on the Premier to immediately take action to reverse this policy.

                    Debate resumed.

                    Ordered, on motion of Hon. T.H. Hemmings, that the debate be further adjourned until                                    Thursday next.

 

 

 

 

 

 

16                Message from the Governor

                    The following Message from the Governor was received and read:

 

                    Barley Marketing Bill - Recommending                                   Message No.29

                    The Governor recommends to the House of Assmebly the appropriation of such

                          amounts of money as may be required for the purposes mentioned in the Barley Marketing Bill 1992.

                    Government House, Adelaide 30 April 1992                               R.F. Mitchell, GOVERNOR

 

17                Petitions Nos 296 to 303

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

 

                    296    Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins), from 131 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to provide adequate services to the intellectually disabled.

 

                    297    Mr S.G. Evans, from 17 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                          urge the Government not to close the Blackwood St John Ambulance Station.

 

                    298    Mr S.G. Evans, from 198 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to introduce gaming machines into hotels and clubs.

 

                    299    Mr S.G. Evans, from 198 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                          urge the Government to re-open the Blackwood Police Station.

 

                    300    Mr S.G. Evans, from 6 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to revert to the previous water rating system.

 

                    301  Mr Groom, from 40 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the

                           Government to maintain a level of public investment in arts and cultural heritage.

 

                    302  Mrs Kotz, from 686 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to permit further fund raising by small clubs during bingo sessions.

 

                    303    Mrs Kotz, from 44 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to increase penalties for drug offenders.

 

18                Police Complaints Authority Report

                    The Deputy Speaker laid on the Table the Report of the Police Complaints Authority                                      for 1989-90 1990-91.

 

19                Questions

                    Questions without notice were asked.

 

20                Grievance debate

                    The Deputy Speaker proposed - That the House note grievance.

                    Debate ensued.

                    Question put and passed.

 

21                Next day of sitting

                    The Minister of Labour (Hon. R.J. Gregory) moved - That the House at its rising                                               adjourn until Wednesday 6 May at 4.30 p.m.

                    Question put and passed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

22                Joint Select Committee on WorkCover and Joint Select Committee on Parliamentary Privilege

                    The Deputy Premier, by leave, moved - That the Members of this House appointed to the Joint Select Committee on WorkCover and the Joint Select Committee on Parliamentary Privilege, have power to act on those Committees during the recess.

                    Question put and passed.

 

23                Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                    Real Property (Transfer of Allotments) Amendment Bill      Message No. 113

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Real Property Act 1886 and to make a related amendment to the Strata Titles Act 1988, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                    Legislative Council, 29 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

                    No. 1 Page 3, line 21 (clause 6) - After "secured" insert "from time to time".

                    No. 2 Page 4, line 5 (clause 6) - After "issue" insert "to the person entitled to the charge".

                    No. 3 Page 4, lines 21 to 24 (clause 6) - Leave out subsection (1) and insert subsection as follows:

                                   "(1)  Subject to subsection (2), where a right of allocation of an amalgamation unit                                                                                          is subject to a charge, the Registrar-General must not -

                                   (a)    register a memorandum of transfer or a memorandum of charge of the right without the written consent of the person entitled to the charge unless the transfer or charge is expressed to be subject to the existing charge;

                                   or

                                   (b)    register a memorandum of allocation of the amalgamation unit without the written consent of the person entitled to the charge."

                                                                             C.H. Mertin, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

                    Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                              Resolved - That the amendments be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                   

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mrs Hutchison reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to

                          it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

24                Select Committee on Juvenile Justice

                    Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on Juvenile Justice to be

                          brought up.

                    Ordered - That the time for bringing up the Report be extended until the first day of

                          next Session and that the Committee have power to act during the recess.

 

25                Summary Offences (Child Pornography) Amendment Bill

                    Order of the Day read for the further consideration in Committee of the Summary

                          Offences (Child Pornography) Amendment Bill.


 

 

 

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                              Clause No. 1 further considered and agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 2 read.

                    Mr Matthew moved on page 1, after line 14, to insert new paragraph as follows:

                    (aa)        by striking out from the definition of "child" in subsection (1) "16" and substituting "18";.

                    Question put and negatived.

 

                    Mr Matthew moved on page 1, lines 16 to 19, to leave out the definition of "child

                          pornography" and insert definition as follows:

                    "child pornography" means indecent or offensive material, the indecent or offensive

                          aspects of which arise in whole or in part from the manner or circumstances in which a child is depicted or described:.

                    Question put and negatived.

                                              Clause otherwise amended and agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                    

 

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mrs Hutchison 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.

 

26                Statutes Amendment and Repeal (Public Offences) Bill

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

                          Amendment and Repeal (Public Offences) Bill be now read a second time.

                    Debate resumed.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill read a second time.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                              Clauses Nos 1 to 6 agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 7 read.

                    Mr S.J. Baker moved on page 4, line 6, before the word "impeding" to insert the

                          words "concealing of".

                    Question put and negatived.

                    Mr S.J. Baker moved on page 12, lines 31 to 36, to leave out subclauses (4) and (5).

                    Question put and negatived.

                                              Clause otherwise amended and agreed to.

                                              Clauses Nos 8 to 24 agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mrs Hutchison 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.

 


 

 

 

 

27                Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

                    Racing (Interstate Totalizator Pooling) Amendment Bill       Message No. 114

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled

                          an Act to amend the Racing Act 1976 without any amendment.

                    Legislative Council, 30 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

28                Statutes Amendment (Sentencing) Bill

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

                          Amendment (Sentencing) Bill be now read a second time.

                    Debate resumed.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                              Clauses Nos 1 to 12 agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 13 amended and agreed to.

                                              Clauses Nos 14 to 20 agreed to.

                                              Clause No. 21 read.

                    Hon. H. Allison moved on page 6, lines 31 and 32, to leave out the words "liable to

                          serve by virtue of any other such warrant" and insert in lieu thereof the words "serving or is liable to serve".

                    Question put and negatived.

                                              Clause agreed to.

                                              Clauses Nos 22 to 49 agreed to.

                                              Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mrs Hutchison 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.

 

29                Suspension and resumption of sitting

                    At 5.58 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                    At 10.20 p.m. the Deputy Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

30                Messages from the Legislative Council

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

                   

                    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous)

                          Amendment Bill                         Message No.115

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled

                          an Act to amend the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                    Legislative Council, 30 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT


 

 

 

 

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

No. 1           Page 2, line 3 (clause 4) - Leave out "contributed to" and substitute "was a substantial cause of".

No. 2           Page 2, (clause 6) - After line 24 insert new paragraphs as follows:

                    "(ab) by striking out from subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (b) of subsection (1) that the worker has a reasonable prospect of obtaining";

                    (ac)   by striking out subsection (2) and substituting the following subsection:

                          (2)    For the purposes of subsection (1)-

                              (a)    the following factors will be considered, and given such weight as may be fair and reasonable, in assessing what employment is suitable for a partially incapacitated worker:

                                   (i) the nature and extent of the worker's disability;

                                   (ii)    the worker's age, level of education and skills;

                                   (iii)   the worker's experience in employment;

                                   and

                                   (iv)   the worker's ability to adapt to new employment;

                              (b)    until the period of incapacity for work extends beyond a period of two years, a partially incapacitated worker will be taken to be totally incapacitated unless the Corporation establishes that suitable employment for which the worker is fit is reasonably available to the worker;

                              and

                              (c)    if the period of incapacity for work extends beyond a period of two years, an assessment of what a partially incapacitated worker could earn in suitable employment after the end of the second year of incapacity will be made on the basis that such employment is available to the worker except where the worker establishes-

                                   (i) that the worker is in effect unemployable because employment of the relevant kind is not commonly available for a person in the worker's circumstances (irrespective of the state of the labour market);

                                   (ii)    that the worker has been actively seeking, and continues actively to seek, employment;

                                   and

                                   (iii)   that the worker has participated and (where applicable) continues to participate, to a reasonable extent, in appropriate rehabilitation programmes provided for the benefit of the worker,

                          in which case the worker will be taken to be totally incapacitated unless the Corporation establishes that suitable employment for which the worker is fit is reasonable available to the worker

 NOTE:       This exception invokes the "odd lot" principle developed in cases such as Cardiff                                           Corporation v Hall.

No. 3           Page 3, line 22 (clause 7)  - Leave out "future".

No. 4           Page 3 - After line 27 insert new clause as follows:

                    7a.Suspension of weekly payments Section 37 of the principal Act is amended by striking out from paragraph (a) of subsection (3) "stating the ground" and substituting "containing such information as the regulations may require as to the grounds".

No. 5           Page 3, line 29 (clause 8) - After "amended" insert -

                     "-

                    (a)"

No. 6           Page 3, (clause 8) - After line 30 insert -

                    "and

                    (b)     by striking out paragraph (a) of subsection (3) and substituting the following paragraph:


 

 

 

 

                          (a)    containing such information as the regulations may require as to the grounds on which the adjustment is being made;".

No. 7           Page 4, line 2 (clause 9) - Leave out "that the worker has a reasonable prospect of obtaining".

No. 8           Page 4, line 21 (clause 9) - Leave out "and".

No. 9           Page 4 (clause 9) - After line 28 insert -

                    "and

                    (d)     employment assessed as suitable under paragraph (c) will be taken to be available to a partially incapacitated worker except where the worker establishes that the worker is in effect unemployable because employment of the relevant kind is not commonly available for a person in the worker's circumstances (irrespective of the state of the labour market), in which case the worker will be taken to be totally incapacitated for the period to which the assessment relates unless the Corporation establishes that suitable employment for which the worker is fit is, or will be, reasonably available to the worker over that period."

2 NOTE:     This exception invokes the odd lot principle developed in such cases as Cardiff                                               Corporation v Hall.

No. 10         Page 5 (clause 9) - After line 4 insert -

                    "(aa) a decision of the Corporation to make or not to make an assessment under this section (but an assessment is reviewable);".

No. 11         Page 5, line 26 (clause 9) - After "worker" insert "made within the prescribed period in accordance with the regulations".

No. 12         Page 5, line 29 (clause 9) - Leave out "resolved" and substitute "first brought before a Review Officer".

No. 13         Page 5 (clause 9) - After line 29 insert new paragraphs as follows:

                    "(4a) If any proceedings before a Review Officer under this section are adjourned, the Review Officer may, on such terms and conditions as the regulations may prescribe, order that one or more payments be made to the worker during the adjournment.

                    (4b)   A Review Officer should, in considering whether or not to make an order under subsection (4a), take into account-

                          (a)    the reason or reasons for the adjournment;

                          and

                          (b)    the conduct of the parties to the proceedings,

                    and may take into account such other matters as the Review Officer thinks fit.

                    (4c)   Any period between the conclusion of a hearing before a Review Officer and the handing-down of the Review Officer's decision is to be regarded as an adjournment for the purposes of subsections (4a) and (4b).

                    (4d)   A Review Officer must, in hearing and determining any proceedings under this section, act with as much expedition as is reasonably practicable in the circumstances.

                    (4e)   On an application under this section, a Review Officer may-

                          (a)    confirm, vary or quash the requirement imposed by the Corporation;

                          (b)    give such directions as the Review Officer thinks necessary to expedite any assessment under this Divison".

No. 14         Page 5, line 32 (clause 9) - Leave out "subsection (4)" and substitute "subsections (4) or (4a)".

No. 15         Page 5, line 34 (clause 9) - Leave out "subsection (4)" and substitute "subsections (4) or                                (4a)".

No. 16         Page 5, line 34 (clause 9) - Leave out "future".

No. 17         Page 5 - After line 43 insert new clause as follows:


 

 

 

 

                   

                    10a."Review of weekly payments Section 45 of the principal Act is amended by striking out from paragraph (a) of subsection (7) "stating the ground" and substituting "containing such information as the regulations may require as to the grounds".

No. 18         Page 6 - After line 30 insert new clause as follows:

                   

                    11a."Determination of claim Section 53 of the principal Act is amended by striking out paragraph (a) of subsection (6) and substituting the following paragraph:

                    (a) containing such information as the regulations may require as to the grounds on which the claim is rejected;".

No. 19         Page 7, lines 20 to 24 (clause 14) - Leave out the clause.

 

                                                                                         C.H. Mertin, LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                    Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                    Resolved - That the amendments of the Legislative Council be disagreed to.

 

                                                                                                                   

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mr Holloway reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it

                          and had disagreed to same.

 

                    Statutes Amendment (Illegal Use of Motor Vehicles)

                          Bill                                                    Message No. 116

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has, in reply to Message No. 121 from the

                          House of Assembly, agreed to grant a Conference on the Statutes Amendment (Illegal Use of Motor Vehicles) Bill, as requested by the House of Assembly.  The Legislative Council has named the hour of 10.00 a.m. on Tuesday 5 May 1992 to receive the Managers on behalf of the House of Assembly, at the Conference Room of the Legislative Council.

                    Legislative Council, 30 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                    Ordered - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council agreeing to the time and

                          place appointed by the Council.

 

                    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous)

                          Amendment Bill                         Message 117

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council insists on its amendments in the Workers

                          Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill to which the House of Assembly has disagreed.  The Bill is returned herewith.

                    Legislative Council, 30 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                    Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                    Resolved - That the disagreement to the Legislative Council's amendments be insisted

                          on.

                                                                                                                    

 

                    The House having resumed:

                    Mr Holloway reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and

                          had resolved to insist on its disagreement to the Legislative Council's amendments.

 

 

 

 

 

                    Conference 

                    The Minister of Labour 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 Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) 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 Messrs De Laine, Heron, Ingerson and Such and the mover be Managers of the Conference on the part of this House.

                    Question put and passed.

 

                    Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous)

                          Amendment Bill                         Message No.118

                    MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has, in reply to Message No.128 from the

                          House of Assembly, agreed to grant a Conference on the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill, as requested by the House of Assembly.  The Legislative Council has named the hour of 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday 5 May 1992 to receive Managers on behalf of the House of Assembly, at the Committee Room of the Legislative Council.

                    Legislative Council, 30 April 1992 G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                    Ordered - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council agreeing to the time and

                          place appointed by the Council.

 

31                Adjournment

                    House adjourned at 11.08 p.m. until Wednesday 6 May at 4.30 p.m.

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                               MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Wednesday 6 May 1992

                    Notices of Motion: Government Business -

 

The Premier to move - That upon presentation to the Speaker of the copy of the Report of

                    Mr T.A. Worthington, QC as requested by the Premier in his letter of 16 April 1992 in relation to the Minister of Tourism, the Report be deemed to be laid upon the Table of the House of Assembly and the Speaker is hereby authorised to publish and distribute the Report.

 

The Minister of Education to move - That Standing Order No. 339 be so far suspended as to

                    enable the Select Committee on Primary and Secondary Education to authorise the disclosure or publication, as it thinks fit, of any evidence presented to the Committee prior to such evidence being reported to the House.

 

 

                                                                                                                         


 

 

 

 

 

 

                    Present during the day - All the Members except Messrs Atkinson and Becker,

                          Hon. M.K. Mayes, Hon. N.T. Peterson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                           

                                                                                         M.J.Evans                   

                                                                                         DEPUTY SPEAKER

                   

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY