No 66

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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THURSDAY 29 NOVEMBER 2001

 

 

1       Meeting of House

The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon J K G Oswald) took the             Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Postponement of business

Ordered – separately – That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/

      Regulations Nos 1 to 4 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

3       Select Committee on DETE Funded Schools – Presentation of Report - Motion re

         Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved – That should the Select Committee on DETE Funded Schools complete a Report while the House is not sitting, the Committee may present the Report to the Speaker who is authorised, upon presentation, to publish the Report prior to the tabling of the Report.

         Question put and passed.

 

4       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 6 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

5       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 1 to 22 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 23.

 

6        Joint Committee on Impact of Dairy Deregulation on the Industry in South Australia - Resolution - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the consideration of Message No 130 from the Legislative Council.

Mr Meier moved – That this House concur with the resolution of the Legislative Council contained in Message No 130 - That should the Joint Committee on Impact of Dairy Deregulation on the Industry in South Australia complete its report while both Houses are not sitting, the Committee may present its report to the Presiding Officers of the Legislative Council and the House of Assembly who are hereby authorised, upon presentation, to publish and distribute that report prior to the tabling of the report in both Houses of Parliament.

Question put and passed.

 

7       Postponement of business

Ordered – separately - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/ Regulations Nos 1 to 4 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

8       Discharge of Business

Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations No 5 read.

         Ordered - That this Order of the Day be discharged.

 

9       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 6 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

10      Discharge of Business

Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations No 7 read.

         Ordered - That this Order of the Day be discharged.

 

11      Postponement of business

Ordered – separately – That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/ Committees/ Regulations Nos 8 to 11 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

12      Industries Development (Assistance to Prescribed Businesses) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

Mrs Geraghty moved - That the debate be further adjourned.

         Question put.

         House divided (No 1):

 


               Ayes, 20

 

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Clarke

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mr Hanna

Mr Hill

Ms Hurley

Ms Key

Mr Koutsantonis

Ms Rankine

Hon M D Rann

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Ms White

Mr Wright

Mrs Geraghty (Teller)


Noes, 24

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon M K Brindal

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Hon R B Buckby

Mr Condous

Hon I F Evans

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Hon D C Kotz

Hon W A Matthew

Ms Maywald

Mr McEwen

Mr Meier

Mrs Penfold

Mr Scalzi

Hon R B Such

Mr Venning

Mr Williams

Hon D C Wotton

Mr Lewis (Teller)


 

         So it passed in the negative.

 

         Debate resumed.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Meier, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday 14 February 2002.

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It being Midday, Notices of Motion: Other Motions were called on by the Clerk.

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13      Suspension of Standing Orders

Mrs Geraghty, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 16 to be dealt with forthwith until 12.30 pm.

Question put and there being a negative voice:

 

      Division, only one Aye

The House proceeded to a division, but only one Member appearing on the side of the Ayes, the Speaker declared the Noes had it.

So it passed in the negative.

 

14      Suspension of Standing Orders

Mrs Geraghty, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations to continue until 12.30 pm.

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

 

15      Postponement of business

Ordered – separately - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/ Regulations Nos 13 and 14 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

16      Education (Compulsory School Age) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

17      Statutes Amendment (Equal Superannuation Entitlements for Same Sex Couples) Bill

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

Debate resumed.

Ordered, on motion of Mr Clarke, that the debate be further adjourned until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

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It being 12.30 pm Notices of Motion: Other Motions were called on by the Clerk.

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18      Postponement of business

Ordered – separately – That Notices of Motion: Other Motions Nos 1 to 3 be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

19      Review of the Federal System of Government - Motion re

         Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House calls on the Premier, in this our Centenary of Federation year, to vigorously support and facilitate, in cooperation with other leaders, a comprehensive review of our Federal System of Government and in particular, to examine and make recommendations as necessary in relation to the roles and responsibilities, including taxing powers, of the Commonwealth, State, Territory and Local Governments.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

20      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 5 to be postponed until Thursday 14 February 2002.

 

 

21      Parliamentary and Judiciary Superannuation Schemes - Motion re

         Hon R B Such, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House calls upon the Government to appoint an independent person or persons to review the superannuation schemes available to Members of Parliament and the Judiciary with a view to ascertaining if the schemes are fair and equitable in respect of contributions and benefits when compared to those available to the general public, whether they be in the private sector or the public service, and to make recommendations as appropriate.

         Ordered, on motion of Mrs Geraghty, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 14 February.

 

22      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Other Motions No 7 be postponed until Thursday 14 February.

 

23      Coongie Lakes  - Motion re

Mr Hill, pursuant to notice, moved – That this House

(a)  recognises the unique natural heritage of the Coongie Lakes in the Lake Eyre Basin, in particular their international significance as a RAMSAR listed arid wetlands and their abundant biodiversity; and

(b)  supports –

(i)   increasing the protected status of the Coongie Lakes Control Zone by permanently excluding mineral and petroleum exploration and extraction; and

(ii)   expanding the Coongie Lakes Control Zone boundary to protect natural values affected by episodic flooding.

         Ordered, on motion of Mr Lewis, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 14 February.

 

24      Postponement of business

Ordered – separately - That Notices of Motion: Other Motions Nos 9, 11 and 12 be postponed until Thursday 14 February.

 

25      Foundry Emissions - Motion re

Ms Key, proceeding to move - That this House notes the increasing evidence linking foundry emissions with health concerns including asthma, respiratory ailments, reproductive hazards and cancer and calls on the Government to take immediate steps to –

(a)      conduct health surveys and make available medical tests for residents located next to foundries in the western and north western suburbs of Adelaide;

(b)      carry out an independent scientific study on atmospheric pollutants created by foundries in these areas;

(c)      establish an independent occupational health and safety audit into workers' exposure to toxic foundry chemicals; and

(d)      encourage foundries to relocate to the Foundry Park precinct.

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It being 1.00 pm, the motion was adjourned (Ms Key, by leave) and made an Order of the Day for Thursday 14 February.

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26      Papers

         The Speaker laid on the Table the following reports:

 

Adelaide Hills Council, 2000-2001

Berri Barmera Council, 2000-2001

City of Burnside, 2000-2001

City of Mitcham, 2000-2001

City of Whyalla, 2000-2001

District Council of Karoonda East Murray, 2000-2001

District Council of Loxton Waikerie, 2000-2001

District Council of Mount Remarkable, 2000-2001

District Council of Tumby Bay, 2000-2001

Southern Mallee District Council, 2000-2001.

 

 

27      Papers

         The following Papers were tabled:

 

         By the Premier (Hon R G Kerin) –

               Office for the Commissioner for Public Employment – South Australian Public Sector Workforce Information at June 2001 (Paper 114C)

 

         By the Minister for Human Services (Hon D C Brown) –

               South Australian Psychological Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper 102A)

 

         By the Minister for Government Enterprises (Hon M H Armitage) –

               Industrial Relations Advisory Committee – Report, 2000-2001

               Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Advisory Committee – Report, 2000-2001

               Ports Corp South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper 24A)

               South Australian Youth Arts Board – Report, 2000-2001

 

         By the Minister for Education and Children’s Services (Hon M R Buckby) –

               Eduction Adelaide – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper 45A)

               Budget Results, 2000-2001 (Paper 3A)

               Ministerial Statement – Budget Results, 2000-2001

 

         By the Minister for Environment and Heritage (Hon I F Evans) –

               Board of the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 13A)

               Coast Protection Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper 51A)

               General Reserves Trust – Report, 2000-2001

 

         By the Minister for Water Resources (Hon M K Brindal) –

               Department for Water Resources – Report, 2000-2001

               Eyre Peninsula Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 2000-2001

               Onkaparinga Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 2000-2001

               Patawalonga Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 2000-2001

               South Australian Commissioner for Equal Opportunity – Report, 2000-2001. (Paper 102A)

               Torrens Catchment Water Management Board – Report, 2000-2001

 

         By the Minister for Police, Correctional Services and Emergency Services (Hon R L Brokenshire) –

               Emergency Services Administrative Unit – Report, 2000-2001

 

         By the Minister for Local Government (Hon D C Kotz) –

               Kangaroo Island Council – Report, 2000-2001.

 


28      Publishing Committee – Second Report

Mr Venning brought up the Second Report (Fourth Session) of the Publishing Committee.

 

The Report recommending the publishing of the following Papers was adopted:

 

Abortions Notified in South Australia, Committee Appointed to Examine and Report on – Report, 2000 (Paper 90A)

Adelaide Festival Centre Trust – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 84A)

Administrative and Information Services, Department for – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 98A)

Art Gallery of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 41A)

Attorney-General’s Department – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 151A)

Auditor-General’s Department, Operations of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 4M)

Chiropractors Board of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 145A)

Classification Council, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 116A)

Construction Industry Long Service Leave Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 129B)

Construction Industry Training Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 129C)

Consumer Affairs, Commissioner for – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 75A)

Correctional Services, Department of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 38A)

Country Fire Service, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 130A)

Dairy Authority of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 52A)

Dental Board of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 79A)

Employee Ombudsman, Office of the – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 72A)

Environment and Heritage, Department for – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 92A)

Environment Protection Authority – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 95A)

Film Corporation, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 80A)

Funds SA –Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 33A)

Government Financing Authority, South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 48A)

History Trust of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 118A)

Housing Trust, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 42A)

Human Services, Department of and South Australian Health Commission – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 121A)

Industrial Relations Commission – President and Senior Judge, Industrial Relations Court – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 86A)

Industry and Trade, Department of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 169A)

Legal Services Commission of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 136A)

Libraries Board of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 54A)

Local Government Finance Authority – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 43A)

Local Government Grants Commission – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 106A)

Lotteries Commission of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 32A)

Metropolitan Fire Service, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 40A)

Motor Accident Commission – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 61A)

Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs Commission, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 29A)

Museum Board, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 8A)

Nurses Board of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 82A)

Police Complaints Authority – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 94A)

Police, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 53A)

Police Superannuation Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 55A)

Premier and Cabinet, Department of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 91A)

Primary Industries and Resources South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 149B)

Public Employment, Office of the Commissioner for - Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 114B)

Public Prosecutions, Director of - Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 167A)

Radiation Protection and Control Act, Administration of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 97A)

SA Water – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 35A)

Soil Conservation Council – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 126A)

State Electoral Office – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 148A)

State Opera of South Australia – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 123A)

State Supply Board – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper 99A)

State Theatre Company – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 96A)

Superannuation Board, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 67A)

Totalizator Agency Board, South Australian – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 33A)

Tourism Commission, South Australian - Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 155A)

Transport, Urban Planning and the Arts, Department for – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 37A)

Treasury and Finance, Department of – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 146A)

West Beach Trust – Report, 2000-2001 (Paper No 158A).

 

29      Joint Committee on Impact of Dairy Deregulation on the Industry in South Australia –Report

Mr Meier brought up the Interim Report of the Joint Committee on Impact of Dairy Deregulation on the Industry in South Australia, together with Minutes of Proceeding and Evidence.

Report received.

 

30      Questions

      Questions without notice were asked.

 

31      Grievance debate

         The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

32      Select Committee on Groundwater Resources in the South East - Leave to sit

The Minister for Water Resources moved - That the Select Committee on Groundwater in the South East have leave to sit during the sitting of the House today.

Question put and passed.

 

33      Select Committee on Adelaide Park Lands Protection - Extension of time for bringing up Report

Hon D C Kotz moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Adelaide Park Lands Protection be extended until Tuesday 12 February 2002.

Question put and passed.

 

34      Select Committee on Groundwater Resources in the South East - Extension of time for bringing up Report

Hon G A Ingerson moved - That the time for bringing up the Report of the Select Committee on Groundwater Resources in the South East be extended until Tuesday 12 February 2002.

Question put and passed.

 

35      State Supply (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 


36      Retail and Commercial Leases (Casual Mall Licences) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

37      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Local Government (Consultation on Rating Policies) Amendment Bill                                                            Message No 143

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Local Government Act 1999, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

         Legislative Council, 29 November 2001                                        J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

         Suspension of Standing Orders

Minister for Local Government, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the 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 for Local Government moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

38      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 5 to 15 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 16.

 

39      Joint Committee on Transport Safety - Resolution - Motion re

Order of the Day read for the consideration of Message No 142 from the Legislative Council.

The Minister for Local Government moved – That this House concur with the resolution of the Legislative Council contained in Message No 142 - That should the Joint Committee on Transport Safety complete its Report on its Inquiry into Traffic Calming Schemes while the Houses are not sitting, the Committee may present its report to the Presiding Officers of the Legislative Council and the House of Assembly who are hereby authorised, upon presentation, to publish and distribute that report prior to the tabling of the report in both Houses.

Question put and passed.

 

40      Extension of time for adjournment

The Minister for Government Enterprises moved - That the time for moving the adjournment of the House be extended beyond 5.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 


41      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 5 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 6.

 

42      Freedom of Information (Miscellaneous No. 2) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

         Proceeded, by leave, to the third reading.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

43      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 5 and 7 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 8.

 

44      Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games)(Miscellaneous No. 3) Amendment Bill

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

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 26 agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D C Wotton 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.

 

45      Select Committee on Groundwater Resources in the South East – Presentation of Report - Motion re

         The Minister for Water Resources, by leave, without notice, moved - That should the Select Committee on Groundwater Resources in the South East complete a Report while the House is not sitting, the Committee may present the Report to the Speaker who is authorised, upon presentation, to publish the Report prior to the tabling of the Report.

         Question put and passed.

 

46      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Statutes Amendment (Bookmakers) Bill                                     Message No 144

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Authorised Betting Operations Act 2000 and the Racing Act 1976, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 29 November 2001                                        J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 


47      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 5 and 7, 9 to 15 and 17 to 24 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 25.

 

48      Statutes Amendment (Courts and Judicial Administration) Bill

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

Debate resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 5 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 6 considered.

 

         Mr Lewis moved on page 5, lines 6 and 7 to leave out paragraph (b).

 

         To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Hon G M Gunn reported that the Committee had considered the Bill referred to it, had made progress therein and asked leave to sit again.

Ordered - That the Committee have leave to sit again on motion.

 

49      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Statutes Amendment (Mobil Oil Refineries) Bill                          Message No 145

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the amendment made by the House of Assembly in the Statutes Amendment (Mobil Oil Refineries) Bill, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 29 November 2001                                        J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

50      Next day of sitting

         The Deputy Premier moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until Tuesday 12 February 2002 at 2.00 pm.

 

51      Extension of sitting

The Deputy Premier moved - That the sitting of the House be extended beyond 6.00 pm.

Question put and passed.

 

52      Next day of sitting

         Debate (interrupted by the foregoing) resumed.

         Question put and passed.

 


53      Suspension of Standing Orders

Mr Lewis, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the motion for the Next Day of Sitting to be rescinded.

Question put and there being a negative voice:

 

         House divided (No 2):

 


               Ayes, 21

 

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Clarke

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Mr Hanna

Mr Hill

Ms Hurley

Ms Key

Mr Koutsantonis

Ms Rankine

Mr Snelling

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Ms White

Mr Wright

Mr Lewis (Teller)


Noes, 21

 

Hon M H Armitage

Hon M K Brindal

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon R B Buckby

Mr Condous

Hon I F Evans

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Hon D C Kotz

Hon W A Matthew

Ms Maywald

Mr McEwen

Mr Meier

Mr Scalzi

Mr Venning

Mr Williams

Hon D C Wotton

Hon D C Brown (Teller)


 

         Casting Vote

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

 

         So it passed in the negative.

 


54      Statutes Amendment (Courts and Judicial Administration) Bill

         Ordered – That further consideration in Committee of this Bill be now resumed.

 

In Committee

                                                Clause 6 further considered.

 

         Question - that the amendment be agreed to - put.

         Committee divided (No 3):

 


               Ayes, 2

 

Ms Maywald

Mr Lewis (Teller)


Noes, 37

 

Hon M H Armitage

Mr Atkinson

Ms Bedford

Ms Breuer

Hon R L Brokenshire

Hon D C Brown

Hon R B Buckby

Ms Ciccarello

Mr Condous

Mr Conlon

Mr De Laine

Hon I F Evans

Mr Foley

Mrs Geraghty

Hon G M Gunn

Hon J L Hall

Mr Hamilton-Smith

Mr Hanna

Ms Hurley

Hon G A Ingerson

Hon R G Kerin

Ms Key

Hon D C Kotz

Mr Koutsantonis

Hon W A Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon J K G Oswald

Ms Rankine

Mr Scalzi

Mr Snelling

Ms Stevens

Ms Thompson

Mr Venning

Ms White

Mr Williams

Mr Wright

Hon M K Brindal (Teller)


 

         So it passed in the negative.

 

                                                Clause agreed to.

                                                Clauses Nos 7 to 35 agreed to.

                                                Title agreed to.

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         The House having resumed:

Hon D C Wotton 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.

 


55      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Aquaculture Bill                                                                          Message No 146

MR SPEAKER – The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to regulate marine and inland aquaculture; to amend the Environment Protection Act 1993 and the Fisheries Act 1982; 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, 29 November 2001                                        J C Irwin, PRESIDENT

 

Schedule of amendments made by the Legislative Council

 

No. 1    Page 24 (clause 50) – After line 12 insert the following:

 

      (5) the Minister must, at the request of a person who has made a written submission to the Minister under subsection (1) or (3), give the person a written statement of the Minister’s reasons for the decision made by the Minister in relation to the matter on which submissions were invited.

 

No. 2    Page 38 – After line 28 insert new clause as follows:

 

      Review of Act

                  92. The Minister must, within 5 years after the commencement of this Act or any provision of this Act –

(a)     cause a report to be prepared on the operation of this Act; and

(b)     cause a copy of the report to be laid before each House of Parliament.

 

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.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Mr Meier reported that the Committee had considered the amendments of the Legislative Council referred to it and had agreed to the same without amendment.

 

56      Adjournment

         House adjourned at 6.52 pm until Tuesday 12 February 2002 at 2.00 pm.

 

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         Present during the day - All Members except Hon J W Olsen.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                            J K G Oswald

                                                                                                            SPEAKER

 

G D Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY


EXTRACT FROM THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 6 DECEMBER 2001

 

Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Adelaide, 6 December 2001

HER Excellency the Governor directs it to be notified for general information that she has in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, this day assented to the undermentioned Acts passed by the Legislative Council and House of Assembly in Parliament assembled, viz.:

No. 60 of 2001—Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) (Miscellaneous No. 2) Amendment Act 2001. An Act to amend the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995.

No. 61 of 2001—Freedom of Information (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 2001. An Act to amend the Freedom of Information Act 1991; and to make consequential amendments to the Local Government Act 1934 and the Roxby Downs (Indenture Ratification) Act 1982.

No. 62 of 2001—Gene Technology Act 2001. An Act to regulate activities involving gene technology; to make a related amendment to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (South Australia) Act 1994; and for other purposes.

No. 63 of 2001—Retail and Commercial Leases (Casual Mall Licences) Amendment Act 2001. An Act to amend the Retail and Commercial Leases Act 1995.

No. 64 of 2001—Statutes Amendment (Bookmakers) Act 2001. An Act to amend the Authorised Betting Operations Act 2000 and the Racing Act 1976.

No. 65 of 2001—Volunteers Protection Act 2001. An Act to protect volunteers in the community from personal liability; and for other purposes.

No. 66 of 2001—Aquaculture Act 2001. An Act to regulate marine and inland aquaculture; to amend the Environment Protection Act 1993 and the Fisheries Act 1982; and for other purposes.

No. 67 of 2001—Local Government (Consultation on Rating Policies) Amendment Act 2001. An Act to amend the Local Government Act 1999.

No. 68 of 2001—State Supply (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 2001. An Act to amend the State Supply Act 1985.

No. 69 of 2001—Statutes Amendment (Courts and Judicial Administration) Act 2001. An Act to amend the Building Work Contractors Act 1995; the Courts Administration Act 1993; the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935; the De Facto Relationships Act 1996; the District Court Act 1991; the Judicial Administration (Auxiliary Appointments and Powers) Act 1988; the Magistrates Court Act 1991; the Mining Act 1971; the Opal Mining Act 1995; the Petroleum Act 2000; the Retail and Commercial Leases Act 1995; the Summary Procedure Act 1921; the Supreme Court Act 1935; the Unclaimed Goods Act 1987 and the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986.

No. 70 of 2001—Statutes Amendment (Mobil Oil Refineries) Act 2001. An Act to amend the Oil Refinery (Hundred of Noarlunga) Indenture Act 1958 and the Mobil Lubricating Oil Refinery (Indenture) Act 1976.

By command,

Robert Lawson, for Premier

 

EXTRACT FROM THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 15 JANUARY 2002

 

CONSTITUTION ACT 1934 SECTION 6(1): PROROGATION OF PARLIAMENT AND DISSOLUTION OF HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

Proclamation By The Governor

 (L.S.)Marjorie Jackson-Nelson

 

PURSUANT to section 6(1) of the Constitution Act 1934 and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, I—

            (a)        prorogue the Parliament of South Australia until 3 April 2002;

            (b)        dissolve the House of Assembly.

 

Given under my hand and the Public Seal of South Australia, at Adelaide, 15 January 2002.

By command,

Rob Kerin, Premier