No. 57

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                            WEDNESDAY 31 MAY 1995

 

 

 1         Meeting of House

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

 

2         Conference - Industrial and Employee Relations (Miscellaneous Provisions) Amendment Bill

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

                  Question put and passed.

 

3         Petitions Nos 190 to 196

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

 

                  190   The Minister for Tourism (Hon. G. A. Ingerson), from 9 440 residents of South Australia, urging the House to allow people to shop and trade in the city of Adelaide on Sundays.

 

                  191    The Minister for Tourism, from 462 residents of South Australia, urging the House to ensure that effective legislation is enacted to protect urban trees and/or bushland from destruction.

 

                  192   The Minister for Health (Hon. M. H. Armitage), from 869 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House take action to ensure that offenders receive penalties that reflect the community's perception of what is appropriate.

 

                  193   The Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon. R. B. Such), from 21 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the State Government to stop any further reduction in the public education budget and to provide sufficient funds to restore class sizes and curriculum choices to previous levels.

 

                  194 and 195 Mrs Hall and Mrs Kotz,  from 1 541 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House maintain the present homicide law, which excludes euthanasia, while maintaining the common law right of patients to refuse medical treatment.

 

                  196   Mrs Rosenberg,  from 40 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House oppose any measure to legislate for voluntary euthanasia.

           

4         Public Works Committee - Report - Port Lincoln Hospital Redevelopment, Stage 2

                  Mr Ashenden brought up the Report relating to the Port Lincoln Hospital Redevelopment, Stage 2.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 203).


            Public Works Committee - Report - Modbury Private Hospital Development

                  Mr Ashenden brought up the Report relating to the Modbury Private Hospital Development.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 204).

 

            Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report - Compulsory Motor Vehicle      Inspections

                  Mrs Kotz brought up the Sixteenth Report relating to Compulsory Motor Vehicle Inspections.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 205)

 

            Legislative Review Committee - Report

                  Mr Cummins brought up the Twenty Fifth Report.

                  Report received.

 

5         Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

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

                  Questions without notice resumed.

 

6         Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

7          Shop Trading Hours (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                  The Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon. G.A. Ingerson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Shop Trading Hours Act 1977.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill presented and read a first time.

 

            Suspension of Standing Orders

                  The Minister for Industrial Affairs, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable this Bill to pass through its remaining stages without delay.

                  Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

                 

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

                  Debate ensued.

 

8         Extension of time for adjournment

                  The Minister for Industrial Affairs moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                  Question put and passed.

 

9         Shop Trading Hours (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                  Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

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


 

10       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Residential Tenancies Bill                                                                                                                                                                 Message No. 140

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to  regulate the relationship of landlord and tenant under residential tenancy agreements; to repeal the Residential Tenancies Act 1978; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                  Legislative Council, 31 May 1995                                                                                                                H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

                  Bill read a first time.

                  Ordered - That the second reading be made an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

            Statutes Amendment (Paedophiles) Bill                                                                                                Message No. 141

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Summary Procedure Act 1921 and the Correctional Services Act 1982, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                  Legislative Council, 31 May 1995                                                                                                                H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

                  Bill read a first time.

                  Ordered - That the second reading be made an Order of the Day for tomorrow.

 

11        Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 11.58 p.m. until tomorrow at 10.30 a.m.

 

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                                                                 MOTIONS WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

For Thursday 1 June 1995

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

 

Mr Ashenden to move - That the Reports of the Public Works Committee on the Port Lincoln Hospital Redevelopment, Stage 2, and the Modbury Private Hospital Development, be noted.

 

Mrs Kotz to move - That the Report of the Environment, Resources and Development Committee on Compulsory Motor Vehicle Inspections, be noted.

 

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                  Present during the day - All the Members except Hon. D.S. Baker and Mr Clarke.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY