No. 61

 

                  VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                         OF THE

 

                    HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                                                                               WEDNESDAY 5 MAY 1993

 

 

1              Meeting of House

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

 

2              Petitions Nos 170 to 179

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

               

                170 Mr Becker from 183 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to stop the decline in publishing standards evidenced by the publication of material debasing women.

 

                171 and 172 Mr Becker and Mrs Kotz from 145 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to allow the electors to pass judgement on the losses of the State Bank by calling a general election.

 

                173 Mrs Kotz from 181 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to re-introduce capital punishment for crimes of homicide.

 

                174 Mrs Kotz from 73 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to increase penalties for drug offenders.

 

                175 Mrs Kotz from 246 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to increase funding to restore previous levels of staffing and bed numbers at  Modbury Hospital.

 

                176 Mrs Kotz from 38 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to rescind the Petrol Tax increase.

 

                177 Mrs Kotz from 223 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government to abolish the compulsory age of retirement for men and women.

 

                178 Mrs Kotz from 340 residents of South Australia, requesting that the house urge the Government to increase penalties for offenders convicted of child sexual abuse.

 

                179 Mr Matthew from 100 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House urge the Government not to allow an extension of the Brighton Hotel trading hours.

 

 

 

3              Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table:

 

                By the Minister of Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations (Hon.

                  G.J. Crafter) -

                Ministerial Statement - Machinery of Government

 

                By the Minister of Business and Regional Development (Hon. M.D. Rann) -

                Australian Formula One Grand Prix, 1992 - Economic Evaluation.

 

4              Legislative Review Committee - Report

                Mr McKee brought up the Twenty-ninth Report of the Legislative Review Committee.

                Report received.

 

5              Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

6              Grievance debate

                The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

7              Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Private Members Bills) No. 1 be an Order of the Day for Wednesday next.

 

8              Stamp Duties (Concessions) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the further consideration in Committee of the Stamp Duties (Concessions) Amendment Bill.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clause No. 4 further considered.

                Mr Lewis' amendment further considered and agreed to.

                                                             Clause as amended agreed to.

                                                             Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mrs Hutchison reported that the Committee had further considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

                Mr Lewis moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

                Question put.


 

                House divided (No. 1):

                    Ayes, 21.                                                                                             Noes, 22.

                    Hon. H. Allison

                    Dr Armitage

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold

                    Mr S.J. Baker

                    Mr Becker

                    Mr Blacker

                    Mr Brindal

                    Hon. D.C. Brown

                    Hon. J.L. Cashmore

                    Hon. B.C. Eastick

                    Mr S.G. Evans

                    Mr Ingerson

                    Mrs Kotz

                    Mr Matthew

                    Mr Meier

                    Mr Olsen

                    Mr Oswald

                    Mr Such

                    Mr Venning

                    Hon. D.C. Wotton

                    Mr Lewis (Teller)

 

Hon. L.M.F. Arnold

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. M.J. Evans

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Mr Holloway (Teller)

                So it passed in the negative.

 

9              Classification of Publications (Display of Indecent Matter) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Classification of Publications (Display of Indecent Matter) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clauses Nos 1 and 2 agreed to.

                Mr Becker moved on page 1, after line 12, to insert new clause as follows:

                (2a)   Section 12 of the principal Act is amended by inserting after paragraph (a) of

                          subsection (2) the following paragraph:

                          (ab)   that minors should not be able to gain uncontrolled access to material that -

                                    (i)      is likely to appeal to their prurient interest;

                                    (ii)           describes, depicts or relates to sexually explicit nudity or sexual conduct in a way that is generally regarded as unsuitable for children;

                                    and

                                    (iii)    lacks serious educational or scientific value for children;

                Question put and negatived.

                                                             Clauses Nos 3 and 4 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 without amendment.

                Mr Becker moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

                Debate ensued.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Quirke, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until Wednesday                                next.

 

10           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Notices of Motion (Committees/Regulations) Nos 1 to 3 be                       Notices of Motion for Wednesday next.

 

11           Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Report

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings, brought up the Fourth Report of the Environment, Resources and     Development Committee on the Mount Lofty Ranges Management (Paper No. 188).

                Report received.

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings moved - That the Report be noted.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

12           Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Supression Measures

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Bushfire Protection and Suppression Measures be extended until tomorrow.

                Question put and passed.

 

13           Legislative Review Committee, Interim Report - Motion to note

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr McKee -

                    That the Interim Report of the Legislative Review Committee on an Inquiry into Matters Pertinent to South Australians Being Able to Obtain Adequate, Appropriate and Affordable Justice In and Through the Courts System, be noted.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

14           Citizen Initiated Referenda Inquiry by Legilative Review Committee - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Lewis -

                    That this House calls on the Legislative Review Committee to submit an interim report on its enquiry into the proposal to introduce citizen initiated referenda and in particular, its understanding of public opinion based on the evidence given to it of:

                    (a) the intervals such questions should be put;

                    (b)     the form of any such questions;

                    (c) how to decide if a question should be put;

                    (d)     whether attendance at the poll should be voluntary;  and

                    (e) any other matter relevant,

                    before the close of Parliamentary business on Thursday 6 May 1993

                Question put and negatived.

 

15           Supreme Court Act - Regulations - Probate Fees - Motion for disallowance

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Gunn -

                    That the Regulations under the Supreme Court Act 1935 relating to Probate Fees made on 2 July and laid on the Table of this House on 6 August 1992, be disallowed.

                Question put and negatived.

 

 

 

 

 

16           Summary Offences Act - Regulations - Traffic Infringement Notice Expitation Fees - Motion for disallowance

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Gunn -

                    That the Regulations under the Summary Offences Act 1953 relating to Traffic Infringement Notice Expiation Fees made on 25 June and laid on the Table of this House on 6 August 1992, be disallowed.

                Question put and negatived.

 

17           District Court Act - Regulations - Court and Transcript Fees - Motion for disallowance

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Gunn -

                    That the Regulations under the District Court Act 1991 relating to Court and Transcript Fees made on 2 July and laid on the Table of this House on 6 August 1992, be disallowed.

                Question put and negatived.

 

18           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Notices of Motion (Other Motions) Nos 1 to 3 be Notices of                     Motion for Wednesday next.

 

19           Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Notice of Motion (Other Motions) No. 4 be postponed and taken into                          consideration after Notice of Motion (Other Motions) No. 5.

 

20           Garville and Contax Netball Teams - Motion re

                Mrs Hutchison, pursuant to notice, moved -  That this House congratulates Adelaide's Garville netball team, captained by Michelle Fielke and coached by Pat Mickan on winning the Prime Minister's Cup in the National Mobil Super League and also congratulates Adelaide's Contax netball team for finishing third in the same League.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

21           Neighbourhood Watch - Motion re

                Mr Hamilton, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House congratulates Neighbourhood Watch on its 8th anniversary of crime prevention work in the South Australian community and commends the Government and the Police for their support of Neighbourhood Watch and other community crime prevention programs.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

 

22           Death Penalty - Referendum - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mrs Kotz - That this House is of the opinion that a referendum should be held to enable the people of South Australia to indicate their opinion on the reintroduction of the death penalty as a sentencing option for intentional and malicious acts that result in the murder of any person.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put.

 


 

                House divided (No. 2):

                    Ayes, 11.                                                                                             Noes, 31.

                Hon. H. Allison

                Hon. P.B. Arnold

                Mr Becker

                Mr Blacker

                Hon. B.C. Eastick

                Mr S.G. Evans

                Mr Lewis

                Mr Meier

                Mr Olsen

                Mr Venning

                Mrs Kotz (Teller)

Dr Armitage

Mr Atkinson

Mr S.J. Baker

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Mr Brindal

Hon. D.C. Brown

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. M.J. Evans    

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Mr Ingerson

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Mr Matthew

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Oswald

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Mr Such

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. D.C. Wotton

Hon. J.L. Cashmore (Teller)

                So it passed in the negative.

 

23           Modbury Hospital Bed Closure - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mrs Kotz - That this House condemns the Government for closure of hospital beds and staffing cuts at the Modbury Hospital which have caused distress and hardship to residents in need of medical attention and increased stress to staff and calls on the Government to give priority to re-establishing necessary levels of staffing and the number of beds required for the provision of adequate health care by the Hospital forthwith.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put.


 

                House divided (No. 3):

                          Ayes, 21.                                                                                        Noes, 21.

                    Hon. H. Allison

                    Dr Armitage

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold

                    Mr S.J. Baker

                    Mr Becker

                    Mr Blacker

                    Mr Brindal

                    Hon. D.C. Brown

                    Hon. J.L. Cashmore

                    Hon. B.C. Eastick

                    Mr S.G. Evans

                    Mr Ingerson

                    Mr Lewis

                    Mr Matthew

                    Mr Meier

                    Mr Olsen

                    Mr Oswald

                    Mr Such

                    Mr Venning

                    Hon. D.C. Wotton

                    Mrs Kotz (Teller)

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. M.J. Evans (Teller)

                Casting Vote

                The number of Ayes and Noes being equal, the Speaker gave his casting vote for the Noes.

                So it passed in the negative.

 

24           Postponement of business

                Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Other Motions) Nos 3 to 5 be Orders of the                                 Day for Wednesday next.

 

25           Operation Hygiene Inquiry - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr S.G. Evans - That in the opinion of this House, an independent inquiry should be held into Operation Hygiene and in particular as it relates to the conviction of Stephen Fuller and Malcolm Pearn.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put.


 

                House divided (No. 4):

                          Ayes, 21.                                                                                          Noes, 21.

                    Hon. H. Allison

                    Dr Armitage

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold

                    Mr S.J. Baker

                    Mr Becker

                    Mr Blacker

                    Mr Brindal

                    Hon. D.C. Brown

                    Hon. J.L. Cashmore

                    Hon. B.C. Eastick

                    Mr Ingerson

                    Mrs Kotz

                    Mr Lewis

                    Mr Matthew

                    Mr Meier

                    Mr Olsen

                    Mr Oswald

                    Mr Such

                    Mr Venning

                    Hon. D.C. Wotton

                    Mr S.G. Evans (Teller)

 

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. M.J. Evans

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Mr Atkinson (Teller)

                Casting Vote

                The number of Ayes and Noes being equal, the Speaker gave his casting vote for the Noes because in his opinion this matter has been heard in the Supreme and Appeals Courts and the Chair should not contradict the decision of the Courts.

                So it passed in the negative.

 

26           Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Other Motions) No. 7 be an Order of the Day for Wednesday next.

 

27           State Debt - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr S.J. Baker - That this House condemns the methods used by the Government to avoid meeting accounts due and payable with the express intention of misrepresenting the true budget position and understating the State debt which is currently in excess of $8bn and could well exceed $9bn by the end of this financial year.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and negatived.

 

28           Debt Accumulation - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr S.J. Baker - That this House condemns the debt accumulation of the Federal and South Australian Governments which have placed the Nation and this State in such difficult financial circumstances and which will act as millstones around the necks of our citizens for at least the next decade.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put.


 

                House divided (No. 5):

                          Ayes, 21.                                                                                         Noes, 21.

                    Hon. H. Allison

                    Dr Armitage

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold

                    Mr Becker

                    Mr Blacker

                    Mr Brindal

                    Hon. D.C. Brown

                    Hon. J.L. Cashmore

                    Hon. B.C. Eastick

                    Mr S.G. Evans

                    Mr Ingerson

                    Mrs Kotz

                    Mr Lewis

                    Mr Matthew

                    Mr Meier

                    Mr Olsen

                    Mr Oswald

                    Mr Such

                    Mr Venning

                    Hon. D.C. Wotton

                    Mr S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. M.J. Evans

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Mr Holloway

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Hon. J.C. Bannon (Teller)

                Casting Vote

                The number of Ayes and Noes being equal, the Speaker gave his casting vote for the Noes.

                So it passed in the negative.

 

29           State Bank, Sale - Motion re

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr S.J. Baker - That this House rejects any attempt by the Premier to force a sale of the State Bank without ensuring that -

                    (a) all monies from such sale are directed at debt reduction;

                    (b)     the sale price is maximised;  and

                    (c) South Australians retain the banking services of the State Bank and the Head Office thereof.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put.


                House divided (No. 6):

                          Ayes, 21.                                                                                        Noes, 21.

                    Hon. H. Allison

                    Dr Armitage

                    Hon. P.B. Arnold

                    Mr Becker

                    Mr Blacker

                    Mr Brindal

                    Hon. D.C. Brown

                    Hon. J.L. Cashmore

                    Hon. B.C. Eastick

                    Mr S.G. Evans

                    Mr Ingerson

                    Mrs Kotz

                    Mr Lewis

                    Mr Matthew

                    Mr Meier

                    Mr Olsen

                    Mr Oswald

                    Mr Such

                    Mr Venning

                    Hon. D.C. Wotton

                    Mr S.J. Baker (Teller)

 

Mr Atkinson

Hon. J.C. Bannon

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Hon. G.J. Crafter

Mr De Laine

Hon. M.J. Evans

Mr Ferguson

Hon. R.J. Gregory

Mr Hamilton

Hon. T.H. Hemmings

Mr Heron

Hon. D.J. Hopgood

Mrs Hutchison

Hon. J.H.C. Klunder

Hon. S.M. Lenehan

Mr McKee

Hon. M.K. Mayes

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Hon. J.P. Trainer

Mr Holloway (Teller)

                Casting Vote

                The number of Ayes and Noes being equal, the Speaker gave his casting vote for the Noes.

                So it passed in the negative.

 

30           Psychologists Bill

                The Minister of Health, Family and Community Services (Hon. M.J. Evans), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the registration of psychologists and to regulate the practice of psychology; to regulate the practice of hypnosis; to repeal the Psychological Practices Act 1973; and for other purposes.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

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

                Ordered, on motion of Dr Armitage, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

31           Trade Measurement Bill

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

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clauses Nos 1 to 81 agreed to.

                                                             Title agreed to.

                                                                                                                       

 

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had                       agreed to the same without amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

32           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Environment and Land Management (Hon. M.K. Mayes) moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

33           Trade Measurement Administration Bill

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

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                                                                                            In Committee

                                                             Clauses Nos 1 to 24 agreed to.

                                                             Title agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

               

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had                       agreed to the same without amendment.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

34           Messages from the Legislative Council                                        

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

 

                Environment, Resources and Development Court Bill                                 Message No. 129

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to establish the Environment, Resources and Development Court; to define its jurisdiction and powers; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 4 May 1993                                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

               

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

                No 1 Page 3, lines 16 to 19 (clause 7) - Leave out subclause (2) and insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(2)    The regulations may confer on the Court jurisdiction in respect of offences against a specified Act or statutory provision.”

                No 2 Page 5, line 6 (clause 10) - After “environmental” insert “protection or”.

                No 3 Page 5 (clause 10) - After line 6 insert new paragraph as follows:-

                               “(ea) agricultural development; or”.

                No 4 Page 5, line 7 (clause 10) - After “land” insert “care or”.

                No 5 Page 7, line 13 (clause 15) - After “if” insert the following:-

                               "(a)   the parties appearing at a conference request that the Court be constituted of a full bench; or"

                No 6 Page 10, line 17 (clause 16) - Leave out “a party to the proceedings objects” and insert “all parties to the proceedings agree to his or her continued participation”.

 

 

                No 7 Page 10, line 18 (clause 16) - Leave out “not”.

                No 8 Page 11, lines 18 and 19 (clause 17) - Leave out “or rule of a prescribed class” and insert

                               “, or a rule or order of the Court”.

                No 9 Page 13 (clause 21) - After line 23 insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(4)    The Court must, to the extent or in the manner provided by the rules, ensure that the parties obtain access to any material submitted under subsection (2).”

                No 10    Page 13, line 31 (clause 22) - After “to an officer of the Court” insert “, or to any other person”.

                No 11    Page 15, line 19 (Heading) - Leave out “POWER OF COURT ON DETERMINATION OF MATTER” and insert “SUPPLEMENTARY POWERS”.

                No 12    Page 15, lines 20 to 35 and Page 16, lines 1 and 2 (clause 28) - Leave out the clause and insert new clause as follows:-

                               “Declaratory judgments

                               28.     The Court may, on matters within its jurisdiction, make binding declarations of right whether or not any consequential relief is or could be claimed.”

                No 13    Page 19, line 20 (clause 39) - Leave out “commencing proceedings in” and insert

                               “to proceedings before”.

                No 14    Page 19, line 28 (clause 39) - After “dismissed” insert “, or that judgment (with costs) be given against the party”.

                No 15    Page 20, line 20 (clause 44) - Leave out “The Governor may, by regulation,” and insert “The rules may”.

                No 16    Page 20, line 22 (clause 44) - Leave out “the regulations” and insert “the rules”.

                No 17    Page 20, line 23 (clause 44) - Leave out “neither charge nor seek” and insert “not, without the agreement in writing of his or her client, charge or seek”.

                No 18    Page 22 (clause 49) - After line 3 insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(3)    A regulation may not be made for the purposes of section 7(2) in a form such that jurisdiction in respect of offences under more than one Act are conferred on the Court by the same regulation.”

                                                             J.M. Davis, 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:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

                Statutes Repeal and Amendment (Development) Bill                                                   Message No. 130

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to make certain repeals and amendments to legislation to provide for planning and development within the State; to enact transitional provisions; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 4 May 1993                                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

                No. 1     Page 1, line 14 (clause 2) - Leave out “This” and insert “Subject to subsection (2), this”.

                No. 2     Page 1 (clause 2) - After line 14 insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(2)  Sections 8(e)  and 29 will come into operation on assent.”

 

 


                No. 3     Page 2 - After line 1 insert new clause as follows:-

                               ‘Amendment of the Courts Administration Act 1993

                               7a.     The Courts Administration Act 1993  is amended by inserting after paragraph                                                                       (b)                                                             of the definition of “participating courts” in section 4 the following paragraph:

                                         (ba) the Environment, Resources and Development Court;.’

                No. 4     Page 2, lines 28 to 30 (clause 8) - Leave out paragraph (e)  and insert new paragraph as follows:-

                               “(e)   by inserting after subsection (4) of section 196 the following subsections:

                                              (5) Subject to subsection (6), a council must not undertake outside the area of the council a project which constitutes a form of development within the meaning of the Development Act 1993 if the primary reason for proposing the project is to raise revenue for the council.

                                              (6) Subsection (5) does not apply to any development on land where -

                                                        (a)     the land was owned or occupied by the council immediately before the commencement of that subsection;

                                                                   or

                                                        (b)     the council had, before the commencement of that subsection, entered into an agreement -

                                                                   (i)     to purchase the land;

                                                                            or

                                                                   (ii)    to enter into a lease or licence over the land, the term of which exceeds six years or such longer term as may be prescribed, or in respect of which a right or option of renewal or extension exists so that the agreement, or the lease or licence, may operate by virtue of renewal or extension for a total period exceeding six years or such longer period as may be prescribed.

                                                   (7)     If land owned or occupied by a council immediately before the commencement of subsection (5) is compulsorily acquired from the council after that commencement, the amount of compensation to which the council is entitled must be assessed as if subsection (5) did not affect the council’s ability to reinstate the use of the land in another place.;”

                No. 5     Page 7, line 11 (clause 13) - Leave out “approved” and insert “the construction of which requires approval”.

                No. 6     Page 8, line 9 (clause 15) - Leave out “(as the case may be)” and insert “(and, where the plan is brought into action, it will be taken that the amendments effected by the Supplementary Development Plan are amendments to the relevant Development Plan under the Development Act 1993 )”.

                No. 7     Page 14, lines 26 to 28 (clause 28) - Leave out paragraph (b)  and insert new paragraph as follows:-

                               “(b)   if no such retirement age applied - on or before the person attains the age of 65 years or, if he or she has attained that age before the relevant day, on the relevant day.”

                No. 8     Page 14, line 31 (clause 29) - Leave out “the relevant day” and insert “the commencement of that section”.

                No. 9     Page 14, line 33 (clause 29) - Leave out “the relevant day” and insert “the commencement of that section”.

                                                                            J.M. Davis, 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:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it                     and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

35           Limitation of Actions (Mistake of Law or Fact) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Limitation of Actions (Mistake of Law or Fact) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

 

                Bill read a second time.

                By leave, House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

36           Correctional Services (Control of Prisoners' Spending) Amendment Bill

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

                    Correctional Services (Control of Prisoners' Spending) 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.

 

37           Local Government (Voting at Meetings) Amendment Bill

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Local Government (Voting at Meetings) 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.

 

38           Suspension and resumption of sitting

                At 10.38 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                At 11.54 p.m. the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

39           Suspension of Standing Orders

                The Minister of Health, Family and Community Services (Hon. M.J. Evans), without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the House to sit beyond midnight.

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

 

 

 

 

 

40           Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Guardianship and Administration Bill                                                                           Message No. 131

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to provide for the guardianship of persons unable to look after their own health, safety or welfare or to manage their own affairs and for the management of the estates of such persons; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

                No. 1     Page 1 (clause 3) - After line 27 insert new definition as follows:-

                               ‘“dental treatment” means treatment or procedures carried out by a dentist in the course of dental practice:’

                No. 2     Page 2, lines 8 and 9 (clause 3) - Leave out all words in these lines.

                No. 3     Page 10, line 35 (clause 21) - Leave out “or by the Minister”.

                No. 4     Page 10 - After line 35 insert new clause as follows:-

                               21a.   “Public Advocate responsible to Attorney-General (1)  In performing his or her functions under this Act or any other Act, the Public Advocate is responsible to the Attorney-General.

                                         (2)      The Public Advocate may have Public Service employees (but not Health Commission employees) assigned to assist in the performance of his or her functions.”

                No. 5     Page 10, line 38 (clause 22) - Leave out “or Health Commission employee”.

                No. 6     Page 11, line 7 (clause 23) - Leave out “Minister” and insert “Attorney-General”.

                No. 7     Page 11, line 12 (clause 23) - Leave out “Minister” and insert “Attorney-General”.

                No. 8     Page 27, lines 8 to 11 (clause 57) - Leave out all words in these lines.

                No. 9     Page 28, lines 12 to 14 (clause 60) - Leave out “circumstances exist for the giving of emergency medical treatment under the Consent to Medical Treatment and Palliative Care Act 1993, but otherwise notwithstanding that Act,” and insert “prescribed circumstances exist for the purposes of section 60a”.

                No.10    Page 29 (clause 60) - After line 12 insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(4a)  Before consenting to the carrying out of any prescribed treatment in relation to a person to whom this Part applies, the Board must allow such of the person’s parents whose whereabouts are reasonably ascertainable a reasonable opportunity to make submissions to the Board on the matter, but the Board is not required to do so if of the opinion that to do so would not be in the best interests of the mentally incapacitated person.”

                No.11    Page 29 - After line 15 insert new clause as follows:-

                               60a. “Emergency medical or dental treatment of persons unable to consent (1) Where medical or dental treatment is given in prescribed circumstances by a medical practitioner or a dentist to a person to whom this Part applies, the person will be taken to have consented to the treatment and the consent has the same effect for all purposes as if the person were capable of giving effective consent.

                               (2)  Prescribed circumstances exist for the purposes of subsection (1) if -

                                         (a)     the medical practitioner or dentist giving the treatment -

                                                   (i) is of the opinion that the treatment is necessary to meet imminent risk to the person’s life or health;

                                                             and

 

 

 

 


                                                   (ii)     has no knowledge of any refusal on the part of the person to consent to the treatment, being a refusal made by the person while capable of giving effective consent and communicated by the person to the medical practitioner or dentist or some other medical practitioner or dentist;

                                         (b)     the opinion of the medical practitioner or dentist referred to in paragraph (a)  is, unless it is not reasonably practicable to do so having regard to the imminence of the risk to the person’s life or health, supported by the written opinion of one other medical practitioner or dentist;

                                                   and

                                         (c)     the appropriate authority for giving consent to the treatment is not reasonably available or, if available, has been requested to give consent but -

                                                   (i) has failed to respond to the request; or

                                                   (ii)     where the person to be treated is under the age of 16 years - has refused to give consent.”

                                                                            J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                Resolved - That Amendments Nos 1 and 2 be agreed to.

                Resolved - That Amendments Nos 3 to 7 be disagreed to.

                Resolved - That Amendments Nos 8 and 9 be agreed to.

                Resolved - That Amendment No. 10 be disagreed to.

                Resolved - That Amendment No. 11 be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                                                                                         It being midnight:

                                                                                  THURSDAY 6 MAY 1993

                                                                                                                        

 

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had agreed to Amendments Nos 1, 2, 8, 9 and 11 without amendment and had disagreed to amendments Nos 3 to 7 and 10.

 

                Mental Health Bill                                                                              Message No. 132

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to make provision for the treatment and protection of persons who have a mental illness; to repeal the Mental Health Act 1977; to amend the Adoption Act 1988, the Administration and Probate Act 1919 and the Aged and Infirm Persons' Property Act 1940; and for other purposes, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                                                 Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

                No. 1     Page 1, line 8, Long Title - Leave out “and” second occurring and insert “,”.

                No. 2     Page 1, line 9, Long Title - After “1940” insert “and the Consent to Medical and Dental Procedures Act 1985 ”.

                No. 3     Page 1, line 27 (clause 3) - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No. 4     Page 2, lines 5 and 6 (clause 3) - Leave out the definition of “medical agent”.

 


                No. 5     Page 2 (clause 3) - After line 20 insert new definition as follows:-

                               ‘“the public Advocate” means the person holding or acting in the office of Public Advocate under the Guardianship and Administration Act 1993;’.

                No. 6     Page 8, line 10 (clause 18) - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No. 7     Page 8, line 27 (clause 19) - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No. 8     Page 8, lines 40 and 41 (clause 20) - Leave out “or by a medical practitioner” and insert “, a medical practitioner or a guardian or relative of the person the subject of the application”.

                No. 9     Page 9 (clause 20) - After line 2 insert new subclause as follows:-

                               “(4)    The Registrar must, not less than two months before the expiry of an order under this section that endures for a period of six months or more, send a notice to the person who made the application for the order and to each other person empowered to make such an application, reminding him or her of the date on which the order will expire.”

                No.10    Page 9, line 11 (clause 21) - Leave out “, guardian or medical agent” and insert “or guardian”.

                No.11    Page 10, lines 1 to 3 (clause 22) - Leave out all words in these lines.

                No.12    Page 10, line 4 (clause 22) - Leave out “° in any other case”.

                No.13    Page 14, lines 11 and 12 (clause 27) - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.14    Page 14, line 14 (clause 28) - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.15    Page 18, line 7, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.16    Page 18, lines 30 and 31, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.17    Page 18 (The Schedule) - After line 32 insert the following:-

                               ‘4a.    The Consent to Medical and Dental Procedures Act 1985  is amended by -

                                              (a)     striking out from the long title “procedures” and substituting “treatment”;

                                              (b)     striking out section 1 and substituting the following section:

                                                        1.  Short Title This Act may be cited as the Consent to Medical and Dental Treatment Act 1985.;

                                              (c)     by striking out the definition of “consent” in section 4 and substituting the following definition:

                                                        “consent”, in relation to medical or dental treatment, means informed consent:;

                                              (d)     by striking out the definition of “dental procedure” in section 4 and substituting the following definition:

                                                        “dental treatment” means any treatment or procedures carried out by a dentist in the course of dental practice:;

                                              (e)     by striking out the definition of “medical procedure” in section 4 and substituting the following definitions:

                                                        “medical treatment” means any treatment or procedures carried out by a medical practitioner in the course of medical or surgical practice and includes the prescription or supply of drugs:

                                                        “mental incapacity” has the same meaning as in the Guardianship and Administration Act 1993 :;

                                              (f) by striking out from section 5(1) “mental illness or mental handicap” and substituting “mental incapacity”.

                                              (g)     by striking out from paragraph (c)  of section 5(2) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (h)     by striking out from section 6(1) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (i) by striking out from section 6(2) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (j) by striking from paragraphs (a)  and (b)  of section 6(2) “procedure” wherever it occurs and substituting in each case, “treatment”;

 

 

 


                                              (k)     by striking out from section 6(4) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (l) by striking out from section 6(5) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (m)    by striking out from section 6(5) “procedure” third occurring and substituting “treatment”;

                                              (n)     by striking out from section 6(6) “medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (o)     by striking out from paragraphs (b)  and (c)  of section 6(6) “procedure” wherever it occurs and substituting, in each case, “treatment”;

                                              (p)     by striking out from section 7(1) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or  dental treatment”;

                                              (q)     by striking out from section 7(1) “procedure” third occurring and substituting “treatment”;

                                              (r)     by striking out from section 7(2)(a)  “medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (s)     by striking out from section 7(2)(b) “procedure” wherever it occurs and substituting, in each case, “treatment”;

                                              (t) by striking out from paragraph (a)  of section 8(1) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (u)     by striking out from paragraph (a)  of section 8(1) “procedure” third and fourth occurring and substituting, in each case, “treatment”;

                                              (v)     by striking out from paragraph (b)  of section 8(1) “a medical procedure or dental procedure” and substituting “medical or dental treatment”;

                                              (w)    by striking out from subparagraphs (i) and (ii) of section 8(1)(b)  “procedure” wherever it occurs and substituting, in each case, “treatment”.’

                No.18    Page 18, lines 37 and 38, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.19    Page 18, line 48, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.20    Page 19, line 5, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.21    Page 19, line 9, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.22    Page 19, line 16, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.23    Page 19, line 25, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.24    Page 19, line 36, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                No.25    Page 19, line 41, the Schedule - Leave out “(Mental Capacity)”.

                                                                            J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

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

 

                                                                                                                       

 

                The House having resumed.

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 


 

 

 

                Development Bill                                                                                                                 Message No. 133

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed not to insist on its Amendments Nos 1, 7, 8, 16, 20, 23, 26 to 29, 36, 39, 40, 42, 43 and 45 to 57 in the Development Bill to which the House of Assembly has disagreed, has agreed not to insist on its Amendments Nos 6, 14, 17, 24, 25 and 31 to 33 and has agreed to the alternative amendments made by the House of Assembly without any amendment.  The Legislative Council has agreed not to insist on its Amendment No. 13, but has agreed to the alternative amendment made by the House of Assembly with the further amendment indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which further amendment the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.  The Bill is returned herewith.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                          Schedule of the amendment made by the Legislative Council to the House of Assembly’s

                                        alternative amendment to Amendment No. 13 of the Legislative Council

                House of Assembly’s Alternative Amendment -

                Clause 22, page 21, after line 13 - Insert new subclause as follows:-

                (3a)   The appropriate Minister must, in relation to any proposal to create or alter the Planning Strategy -

                          (a)     prepare a draft of the proposal; and

                          (b)     to such extent as the Minister thinks fit, give notice of the place or places at which copies of the draft are available for inspection (without charge) and purchase and undertake such consultation (including one or more public hearings) as may be appropriate.

 

                Legislative Council’s amendment thereto -

                Leave out paragraph (b)  of proposed new subclause (3a) and insert new paragraph as follows:-

                “(b)  by public advertisement, give notice of the place or places at which copies of the draft are available for inspection (without charge) and purchase and invite interested persons to make written representations on the proposal within a period specified by the Minister.”

                                                                                                                  J.M. Davis, CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

 

                Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                            In Committee

                Resolved - That the further amendment of the Legislative Council to the alternative amendment made by the House of Assembly to Amendment No. 13 of the Legislative Council be agreed to.

 

                                                                                                                       

 

 

                The House having resumed:

                Mr Ferguson reported that the Committee had considered the further amendment of the Legislative Council to the alternative amendment of the House of Assembly to Amendment No. 13 of the Legislative Council and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

                Dried Fruits Bill                                                                                                                 Message No. 134

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to assist the dried fruits industry; to repeal the Dried Fruits Act 1934; and for other purposes, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT


                Harbors and Navigation Bill                                                                                             Message No. 135

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the amendments made by the House of Assembly in the Harbors and Navigation Bill, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Liquor Licensing (Fees) Amendment Bill                                                                      Message No. 136

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Liquor Licensing Act 1985, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare (Plant) Amendment Bill          Message No. 137

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Act 1986; to repeal the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Act 1968 and the Lifts and Cranes Act 1985; and for other purposes, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Evidence (Vulnerable Witnesses) Amendment Bill                                                     Message No. 138

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the amendments made by the House of Assembly in the Evidence (Vulnerable Witnesses) Amendment Bill, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Superannuation (Voluntary Separation) Amendment Bill                          Message No. 139

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Superannuation Act 1988, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Guardianship and Administration Bill                                                                           Message No. 140

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council insists on its amendments in the Guardianship and Administration Bill to which the House of Assembly has disagreed.  The Bill is returned herewith.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        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 Ferguson 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 Health, Family and Community Services 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 Guardianship and Administration 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 Dr Armitage and Messrs Atkinson and Becker and Mrs Hutchison and the mover be Managers of the Conference on the part of this House.

                Question put and passed.

 

41           Next day of sitting

                The Minister of Health, Family and Community Services moved - That the House, at its rising adjourn until today at 2.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

42           Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

                Tobacco Products (Licensing) (Fees) Amendment Bill                                               Message No. 141

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Tobacco Products (Licensing) Act 1986, without any amendment.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Guardianship and Administration Bill                                                                           Message No. 142

                MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has, in reply to Message No. 176 from the House of Assembly, agreed to grant a Conference on the Guardianship and Administration Bill, as requested by the House of Assembly.  The Legislative Council has named the hour of 9.30 a.m. to receive the Managers on behalf of the House of Assembly, at the Conference Room of the Legislative Council.

                Legislative Council, 5 May 1993                                                        G.L. Bruce, PRESIDENT

 

                Ordered - That a Message be sent to the Legislative Council agreeing to the time and place appointed by the Council.

 

43           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 1.08 a.m. until today at 2.00 p.m.

                                                                                                                        

 

                Present during the day - All the Members except Mr D.S. Baker, Hon. T.R. Groom and Mr Gunn.

 

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

 

                Division No. 1 -            

                    Ayes - Mr D.S. Baker.

                    Noes - Hon. T.R. Groom.

 

                Division No. 2 -

                    Ayes - Mr Gunn.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold.

 

                Division No. 3 -

                    Ayes - Messrs D.S. Baker and Gunn.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold and Hon. T.R. Groom.

 

                Division No. 4 -

                    Ayes - Messrs D.S. Baker and Gunn.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold and Hon. T.R. Groom.

 

                Division No. 5 -

                    Ayes - Messrs D.S. Baker and Gunn.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold and Hon. T.R. Groom.

 

                Division No. 6 -

                    Ayes - Messrs D.S. Baker and Gunn.

                    Noes - Hon. L.M.F. Arnold and Hon. T.R. Groom.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

D.A. Bridges

ACTING CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY