No. 63

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                            WEDNESDAY 5 JULY 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 227 to 232

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

 

                  227   The Premier (Hon. D. C. Brown), from 2 501 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to direct the Development Assessment Commission to limit the proposed development on Granite Island so as not to mar the island's natural beauty and unique appeal.

 

                  228 to 230 The Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development (Hon. J. W. Olsen), Mr Atkinson and Mr Kerin, from 13 534 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.

 

                  231   The Leader of the Opposition (Hon. M. D. Rann) from 471 residents of South Australia, urging the House to recognise the cultural and educational importance of Old Parliament House and support its continuation as a museum for the people of South Australia.

 

                  232  The Leader of the Opposition, from 33 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House oppose any measure to legislate for voluntary euthanasia.

 

 4        Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

                  By the Deputy Premier (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

                              Regulations under the following Acts -

                                          Liquor Licensing - Barring Persons from Premises - Forms

                                          Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians - Primary

                                          Retail Shop Leases - Primary

                                          Pay-roll Tax - Exemption - Momentum Films


                  By the Treasurer (Hon. S.J. Baker) -

                              Southern State Superannuation Act - Regulations - Primary

 

                  By the Minister for Infrastructure (Hon. J.W. Olsen) -

                              Regulations under the following Acts -

                                          Electrical Products - Various

                                          Electricity Corporations - Remove "Trust" and Insert "ETSA"

                                          Public Corporations -

                                                      ETSA Energy Corporation

                                                      ETSA Generation Corporation

                                                      ETSA Power Corporation

                                                      ETSA Transmission Corporation

                                          Sewerage - Variations - Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians

                                          Waterworks - Hot Water Installation

 

                  By the Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Local Government Relations                            (Hon. J.K.G. Oswald) -

                              Local Government Act - Regulations - Variations - Accounting

 

                  By the Minister for Mines and Energy (Hon. D.S. Baker) -

                              Regulations under the following Acts -

                                          Gas - Interpretations

                                          Natural Gas Pipelines Access - Definition and Information

 

                  By the Minister for Primary Industries (Hon. D.S. Baker) -

                              Fisheries Act - Regulations -

                                          Abalone Fisheries - Licensing

                                          General - Fees

                                          Lakes and Coorong Fishery - Renewal of Licence

                                          Marine Scalefish Fisheries - Fees

                                          Miscellaneous Fishery - Licensing

                                          Prawn Fisheries - Licensing

                                          River Fishery - Licensing

                                          Rock Lobster Fisheries - Licensing

 

                  By the Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources (Hon. D.C. Wotton) -

....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... Catchment Water Management Act - Regulations - Plans, Information and Interest Payable.

                      

 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         Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Occupational Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Committee-

                    Appointment of Members                                                                                                                                   Message No. 150

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council informs the House of Assembly that, pursuant to section 15E(2) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 1991, it has appointed The Hon. M.J. Elliott, The Hon. R.D. Lawson and The Hon. R.R. Roberts as Members of the Occupational Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Committee

                  Legislative Council, 5 July 1995                                                                                                                   H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

 8        Occupational Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Committee - Appointment of Members

                  The Minister for Industrial Affairs (Hon. G.A. Ingerson) pursuant to notice, moved - That Messrs Clarke and Wade and the Minister for Industrial Affairs be appointed to the Parliamentary Committee on Occupational Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation, and that a Message be sent to the Legislative Council transmitting the foregoing resolution.

                  Question put and passed.

 

 9        Statutes Amendment (Recording of Interviews) Bill

                  Order of the Day read for the second reading of this Bill.

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

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

 

10       Residential Tenancies Bill

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

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill read a second time.

                 

                                                                                                                                     In Committee

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 1 and 2 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 3 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 4 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 5  amended agreed to.                              

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 6 to 10 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 11 to 35 left out and new clauses inserted in lieu thereof.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 35A to 35H inserted.                               

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 36 to 50 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 51 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 52 and 53 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 54 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 55 to 56 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 57 read.

                  Mr Rossi moved on page 23, after line 13 to insert new subclause as follows:

                  (1a)  A tenant who contravenes the term of the agreement arising under subsection (1)(c) is guilty of an offence .

                                          Maximum penalty: $1000.

                                          •          The liability to be prosecuted for an offence is in addition to civil liability for breach of the agreement.

                  Question put and negatived.

                                                                                                Clause agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 58 to 66 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 67 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 68 left out.

                                                                                                Clause No. 69 left out and new clause No. 69 inserted.

                                                                                                Clause No. 70 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 71 left out.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 72 to 74 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                New clause 74A inserted.

                                                                                                Clause No. 75 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses 76 to 78 left out and new clauses inserted in lieu thereof.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 79 to 81 left out.

                                                                                                Clause No. 82 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 83 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 84 left out and new clause inserted in lieu thereof.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 85 to 88 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 89 to 90 left out.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 91 to 100 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 101 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 102 and 103 agreed to.

                                                                                                New clause 103A inserted.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 104 and 105 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 106 to 108 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 109 amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 110 to 112 agreed to.

                                                                                                New Schedule 1 inserted.

                                                                                                Schedule amended and agreed to.

                                                                                                Title amended and agreed to.

 

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                  The House having resumed.

                  Hon H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it and had agreed to the same with amendments.

                  The Deputy Premier moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

                  Question put.


                  Committee divided (No. 1):

 

                                          Ayes, 26.

 

                              Hon. H. Allison

                              Mr Andrew

                              Hon. M.H. Armitage

                              Mr Ashenden

                              Mr Bass

                              Mr Becker

                              Mr Brindal

                              Mr Buckby

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Cummins

                              Mr Evans

                              Mrs Greig

                              Ms Hall

                              Hon. G.A. Ingerson

                              Mr Kerin

                              Mrs Kotz

                              Mr Lewis

                              Hon. W.A. Matthew

                              Hon. J.K.G. Oswald

                              Mrs Penfold

                              Mr Rossi

                              Mr Scalzi

                              Hon. R.B. Such

                              Mr Wade

                              Hon. D.C. Wotton

                              Hon. S.J. Baker (Teller)

                              Noes, 10.

 

Hon. F.T. Blevins

Mr Clarke

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Ms Hurley

Mr Quirke

Hon. M.D. Rann

Ms Stevens

Ms White

Mr Atkinson (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it was resolved in the affirmative.

                  Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11        Adjournment

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

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

                  House adjourned at 9.31 p.m. until tomorrow at 10.30 a.m.

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

                                                                 MOTIONS WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

                  For  Thursday 6 July 1995

                    Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

                  The Treasurer to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939.

 

                  The Minister for Mines and Energy to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Petroleum Act 1940.

 

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                  Present during the day - All the Members except Ms Geraghty.

 

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

 

                  Division No.1 -

                              Ayes - Mr Leggett.

                              Noes - Ms Geraghty.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY