VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS
HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY
MONDAY 30 MAY 2005
1 Meeting of House
The House met pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (Hon R B Such) took the Chair and read prayers.
2 Petitions No 84 and 85
The Clerk announced that the following Member had lodged Petitions for presentation:
84 Hon D C Brown, from 979 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to increase the penalties for cruelty to animals including jail terms and detention centres for under age offenders.
85 Hon D C Brown, from 393 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to withdraw proposed Marine Protected Areas from the Fleurieu Peninsula and Kangaroo Island and consult with fishing, tourism and boating groups before introducing new proposals.
Questions without notice were asked.
4 Grievance debate
On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.
5 Select Committee on the Juvenile Justice System
Order of the Day read for the Report of the Select Committee on the Juvenile Justice System to be brought up.
Extension of time for bringing up Report
Ordered, on motion of the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (Hon R J McEwen), that the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee be extended until Monday 4 July.
6 Postponement of business
Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 2 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.
7 Appropriation Bill
Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That this Bill be now read a second time.
8 Message from the Legislative Council
The following Message from the Legislative Council was received and read:
Road Traffic (Excessive Speed) Amendment Message No 61
MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Road Traffic Act 1961; and to make related amendments to the Summary Offences Act 1953, without any amendment.
Legislative Council, 30 May 2005 R R Roberts, PRESIDENT
9 Appropriation Bill
Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.
Ordered, on motion of Mr Koutsantonis, by leave, that the debate be further adjourned until tomorrow.
House adjourned at 10.00 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.
MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN
For Tuesday 31 May 2005
Notices of Motion: Government Business -
The Minister for Transport to move - That Standing and Sessional Orders be and remain so far suspended as to provide that Government Business has precedence over Other Motions on Thursday 23 June.
The Attorney-General to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend various Acts to make provision for same sex couples to be treated on an equal basis with opposite sex couples; and for other purposes.
Present during the day - All Members except Mrs Hall.
Hon R B Such
David A Bridges
CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY