No. 70

 

                                                     VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                                                                      OF THE

 

                                                         HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

                                                                                                                                  ____________

 

 

                                                                             THURSDAY 27 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 - South Australian Health Services  Bill

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

                  Question put and passed.

 

3         Great Australian Bight Marine Sanctuary Bill

                  Hon. M.D. Rann, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to constitute the Great Australian Bight Marine Sanctuary and for other purposes.

                  Question put and passed.

 

                  Bill presented and read a first time.

                  Hon. M.D. Rann moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                  Ordered, on motion of Mr Brokenshire, that the debate be adjourned until Thursday 24 August.

 

4          Artificial Reefs, Referral to Environment, Resources and Development Committee - Motion re

                  Mr Lewis, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House refers to the Environment, Resources and Development Committee the establishment of artificial reefs as a method of increasing habitat for enhancing population of any desired marine organism (especially commercial/recreational fish and crustacea species) and any other benefits which might accrue and in particular, to consider -

                              (a)     what evidence there may be of any existing artificial reef (including shipwrecks and scuttled hulls) creating benefits and/or causing any problems;

                              (b)     how long after constructing reefs before any benefit has been or could be obtained; and

                              (c)     what benefit/cost may be obtained depending on -

                                          (i)      the materials which have been/are suitable and/or acceptable for the construction of such reefs and the cost of otherwise disposing of that material (if it has been regarded as waste or nuisance matter);

                                          (ii)    the life expectancy of the reef so created proportional to benefits which may be obtained where life expectancy may vary depending on type of material used;

                                          (iii)  the value of economic growth which such reefs may facilitate through increased availability of fish stocks of any kind; and

                                          (iv)    the cost savings in sand relocation currently undertaken at public expense if such sites on which such reefs are located are believed to be capable of providing a beneficial effect on sand deposition/retention on the Adelaide metropolitan beaches,

                              and make at least an interim report to the House by 30 April 1996.

                  Question put and passed.

 

5         Economic and Finance Committee - Annual Report - Motion to note

                  Mr Becker, pursuant to notice, moved -  That the Sixteenth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee being the Annual Report for the year ended 30 June 1995, be noted.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

6         Public Works Committee - Report - Mount Gambier TAFE Campus Redevelopment - Motion to note

                  Mr Ashenden, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Eleventh Report of the Public Works Committee on the Mount Gambier TAFE Campus Redevelopment, be noted.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

7          Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Notices of Motion:  Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 6 and 7 be  Notices of Motion for Thursday 24 August.

 

8         Select Committee on Organs for Transplantation

                  Order of the Day read for the bringing up of the final report of the Select Committee on Organs for Transplantation.

                  Mrs Greig moved - That the time for bringing up the final report of the Select Committee be extended to the first day of the next session and the Committee have power to act during the recess.

                  Question put and passed.

 

9         Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Order of the Day:  Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No. 2 be an Order of the Day for Thursday 24 August.

 

10       Prostitution Regulation Bill

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

                  Debate resumed.

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                  It being 12.00 noon Notices of Motion: Other Motions were called on by the Clerk.

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11        Suspension of Sessional Orders

                  Mr Bass, without notice, moved - That Sessional Orders be so far suspended as to enable Notices of Motion: Other Motions to be postponed until Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations are disposed of.

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

 

12       Prostitution Regulation Bill

                  Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                  Question put.


                  House divided (No. 1):

                 

                                          Ayes, 16.

 

                              Hon. M.H. Armitage

                              Hon. S.J. Baker

                              Hon. F.T Blevins

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Cummins

                              Mr De Laine

                              Mr Foley

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Mrs Greig

                              Mrs Hurley

                              Mr Quirke

                              Ms Stevens

                              Hon. R.B. Such

                              Mr Wade

                              Ms White

                              Mr Brindal (Teller)

                              Noes, 28.

 

Hon. H. Allison

Mr Andrew

Mr Ashenden

Mr Atkinson

Mr Bass

Mr Becker

Mr Brokenshire

Hon. D.C. Brown

Mr Buckby

Mr Clarke

Mr Condous

Mr Evans

Mrs Hall

Hon. G.A. Ingerson

Mr Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Lewis

Hon. W.A. Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon. J.K.G. Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Hon. M.D. Rann

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Mr Venning

Hon. D.C. Wotton

Mr Leggett (Teller)

 

 

 

                  So it passed in the negative.

 

13       National Parks and Wildlife (Farming of Protected Animals) 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

                                                                                                Clause No. 1 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 2 read.

 

                  To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

 

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                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison 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 Thursday 24 August.

 

14       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Order of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No. 5 be postponed and taken into consideration after Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 6 and 7.

 

15       Voluntary Euthanasia 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.

                  House divided (No. 2):

                 

                                          Ayes, 12.

 

                              Hon. M.H. Armitage

                              Mr Bass

                              Hon. F.T. Blevins

                              Mr Brindal

                              Mr Caudell

                              Mr Clarke

                              Mr De Laine

                              Mrs Geraghty

                              Ms Stevens

                              Hon. R.B. Such

                              Ms White

                              Mr Quirke (Teller)

                  Noes, 30.

 

Hon. H. Allison

Mr Andrew

Mr Ashenden

Hon. S.J. Baker

Mr Becker

Mr Brokenshire

Hon. D.C. Brown

Mr Buckby

Mr Condous

Mr Cummins

Mr Evans

Mrs Greig

Mrs Hall

Mrs Hurley

Mr Kerin

Mrs Kotz

Mr Leggett

Mr Lewis

Hon. W.A. Matthew

Mr Meier

Hon. J.K.G. Oswald

Mrs Penfold

Hon. M.D. Rann

Mrs Rosenberg

Mr Rossi

Mr Scalzi

Mr Venning

Mr Wade

Hon. D.C. Wotton

Mr Atkinson (Teller)

 

                  So it passed in the negative.

 

16       Postponement of business

                  Ordered - That Order of the Day:  Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No. 7 be an Order of the Day for Thursday 24 August.

 

17        Electoral (Political Contributions and Electoral Expenditure) 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 and 2 agreed to.

                                                                                                Clause No. 3 considered and amended.

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                  It being 1.00 p.m. the Chairman of Committees left the Chair.

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18       Petitions Nos 283 to 293

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

 

                  283  Minister for Tourism (Hon. G.A. Ingerson), from 38 residents of South Australia, urging the House to ensure that effective legislation is enacted to protect urban trees and/or bushland from destruction.

 

                  284 to 288 Leader of the Opposition (Hon. M.D. Rann), Mrs Geraghty, Mrs Greig, Mrs Kotz and Mr Lewis, from 441 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House uphold and strengthen existing laws relating to prostitution.

 

                  289  Mr Brindal, from 133 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to introduce legislation to decriminalise prostitution.

 

                  290 to 293 Mr Atkinson, Mrs Hall and Mrs Kotz, from 617 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.

 

19       Papers

                  The following Papers were tabled:

 

                  By the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development            (Hon. J.W. Olsen) -

                              Achieving an Inspirational, Effective and Efficient Women's Information Service - Report,                     July 1995

                              Economic and Finance Committee, response to the Thirteenth Report by the Minister for                       Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development

                              Ministerial Statement - Women's Information Switchboard

 

                  By the Minister for Health (Hon. M.H. Armitage) -                        

                              Food Act 1985 - Report on the Operation of, 1994

                              South Australian Council on Reproductive Technology - Report, 1994.

 

20       Printing Committee - Second Report

                  Mr Brokenshire brought up the Second Report of the Printing Committee.

 

                  The Report, recommending the printing of the following papers:

                  Animal and Plant Control Commission - Report, 1993 (Paper No.119A)

                  Auditor General - Department - Report on the Operations of the, 1993-94 (Paper No.4A)

                  Australian Formula One Grand Prix Board  - Report, 1994 (Paper No.45)

                  Charitable Funds, The Commissioner for - Report and Statement of Accounts, 1993-94 (Paper No.50)

                  Classification of Publications Board - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.116)

                  Correctional Services, Department for - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.38)

                  Country Fire Service - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.130)

                  Courts Administration Authority - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.147)

                  Dried Fruits Board of South Australia - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.66A)

                  Economic Development Authority - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.115)

                  Education and Children's Services, Department for - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.44)

                  Employment, Training and Further Education, Department for - Corporate Review and Report, 1994 (Paper No.103A)

                  Equal Opportunity, Commissioner for - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.109)

                  Health Commission, South Australian - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.121)

                  Industrial and Commercial Training Commission - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.100)

                  Metropolitan Fire Service, South Australian - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.40)

                  Motor Fuel Licensing Board - Report, 1993 (Paper No.88)


                  Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs Commission, South Australian, and the Office of

                              Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.29)

                  Outback Areas Community Development Trust - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.47)

                  Recreation and Sport, Department of - Report, 1992-93 (Paper No.117)

                  Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia - Report, 1993--94 (Paper No.85)

                  South Eastern Water Conservation and Drainage Board - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.6)

                  State Emergency Service, South Australian  - Report, 1993-94 (Paper No.150)

                  Teachers Registration  Board of South Australia - Report, 1994 (Paper No.89).

 

                  Ordered - That the Report be received and adopted.

 

21       Social Development Committee - Report - Inquiry into Prostitution

                  Mr Leggett brought up the Interim Report of the Committee.

                  Report received.

                  Ordered to be printed (Paper No. 210).

 

22       Joint Committees on Living Resources and Women in Parliament

                  The Deputy Premier, by leave, moved - That the Members of this House appointed to the Joint Committees on Living Resources and Women in Parliament have power to act on those Committees during the recess.

                  Question put and passed.

 

23       Questions

                  Questions without notice were asked.

                 

24       Grievance debate

                  The Speaker proposed - That the House note grievances.

                  Debate ensued.

                  Question put and passed.

 

25       Legislative Review Committee - Leave to sit

                  The Deputy Premier, by leave, moved - That the Legislative Review Committee have leave to sit

                               during the sitting of the House today.

                  Question put and passed.

 

26       Misrepresentation (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.

                 

                                                                                      In Committee

                                                                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 5 agreed to.

                                                                                                Schedule agreed to.

                                                                                                Title 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 without amendment.

 

                  Bill read a third time and passed.


27       Residential Tenancies Bill

                  Order of the Day read for the consideration of Message No. 163 from the Legislative Council on this Bill.

                                                                                      In Committee

                  Resolved - That the consequential amendments made by the Legislative Council to Amendments Nos 45 and 46 and the Legislative Council's amendments to Amendments Nos 43, 56, 57 and 65 be agreed to, that Amendments Nos 1, 2, 4 to 42, 44, 48, 54, 61 to 63, 66 to 69, 71, 75, 76, 78, 79 and 80 not be insisted on and the alternative amendments made by the Legislative Council in lieu of Amendments Nos 1, 5 to 11, 15, 17 to 39, 44, 48, 54, 61, 66, 67, 78 and 80 be agreed to.

 

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                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the Message referred to it and had resolved that the consequential amendments made by the Legislative Council to Amendments Nos 45 and 46 and the Legislative Council's amendments to Amendments Nos 43, 56, 57 and 65 be agreed to without amendment, that Amendments Nos 1, 2, 4 to 42, 44, 48, 54, 61 to 63, 66 to 69, 71, 75, 76, 78, 79 and 80 not be insisted on, and the alternative amendments made by the Legislative Council in lieu of Amendments Nos 1, 5 to 11, 15, 17 to 39, 44, 48, 54, 61, 66, 67, 78 and 80 be agreed to without amendment.

 

28       Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Electricity Corporations (ETSA Board) Amendment Bill                            Message No. 165

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Electricity Corporations Act 1994, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 26 July 1995                                                                                        H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

            South Australian Water Corporation (Board) Amendment Bill     Message No. 166

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the South Australian Water Corporation Act 1994, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 26 July 1995                                                                                        H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

29       Suspension and resumption of sitting

                  At 4.05 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                  At 5.33 p.m. the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

30       Next day of sitting

                  The Deputy Premier moved - That the House at its rising adjourn until Tuesday 22 August  at 2.00 p.m.

                  Question put and passed.

 

31       Extension of sitting

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

                  Question put and passed.

 

32       Suspension of Standing Orders

                  The Deputy Premier, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Orders of the Day: Other Motions Nos 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12 15, 16, 18 and 20 to be taken into consideration forthwith and any necessary questions put, without any further debate.

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


33       French Nuclear Testing - Reference to International Court - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Cummins -  That this House urges the Federal Government to -

                              (a)     request the General Assembly of the United Nations to get an advisory opinion from the International Court of Justice that the proposed French nuclear tests are contrary to International Law;

                              (b)     request Members of the European Parliament to support a motion condemning the proposed tests and resolve that the European Parliament request the tests not go ahead;

                              (c)     request French Nationals in the Pacific Region and in Tahiti to bring an action against the tests in the European Court of Human Rights and undertake to support such an action morally and financially.

                  Question put and passed.

                 

34       Adelaide City Soccer Club- Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mrs Hall - That this House congratulates Adelaide City Soccer Club on an outstanding 1994-95 season in the National Soccer League and pays tribute to the magnificent record of their  coach of more than a decade, Zoran Matic and the achievement of Sergio Melta, National Soccer League record holder of 445 games and applauds their outstanding contribution to the success of soccer and its following in this State.

                  Question put and passed.

 

35       Wine and Grape Industry Interim Report - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Brokenshire -  That this House condemns the minority recommendations of the Chair Mr Bill Scales as set out in the Interim Report into the Wine and Grape Industry and urges the Federal Government not to adopt those recommendations which would have a devastating effect on jobs growth and economic development in South Australia.

                  Question put and passed.

 

36       Ports Corporation - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Brokenshire -  That this House congratulates the Government  and the South Australian Ports Corporation for the positive growth and development of cargo services and in particular the 24% increase in trade volumes in recent months and the expected record trade volumes in 1995.

                  Mr De Laine moved to amend the motion by leaving out all words after the words "That this House congratulates the", and inserting in lieu thereof the words "previous Labor Government, the then Department of Marine and Harbors and the Maritime unions for the positive growth and the development of cargo services and in particular the 24% increase in trade volumes in recent months and the expected record trade volumes in 1995."

                  Question - That the amendment be agreed to -  put and negatived.

                  Question - That the motion be agreed to -  put and passed.

 

37       Football at Adelaide Oval - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Condous -That this House express its support for the playing of AFL matches at Adelaide Oval from the beginning of 1996 and calls on the SANFL to address the strong support of a vast majority of South Australians for AFL football to be played at Adelaide Oval.

                  Question put and passed.


38       Adelaide Airport - Motion re                                                                                                             

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Lewis - That this House commends the Government and particularly the Minister for Transport, the Minister for Tourism and the Minister for Industry, Manufacturing, Small Business and Regional Development for the steps they have taken to publicly press the Federal Government to increase the amount of money available to the Federal Airports Corporation to extend the operational facilities at Adelaide Airport to accommodate a greater number of interstate and international flights forthwith and calls on the Federal Government to take immediate action to rectify the situation without further cost to or discrimination against South Australians.

                  Question put and passed.

 

39       Interest Rates, Raising of - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mrs Rosenberg -That this House condemns the Federal Government's move to raise official interest rates and in particular for the deleterious effect this will have on economic growth.

                  Question put and passed.

 

40       Golden Grove High School Curriculum - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Ashenden -That this House condemns the South Australian Institute of Teachers for inciting and causing the walkout of students and for removing vital curriculum areas at Golden Grove High School on Wednesday 26 October 1994.

                  Question put and passed.

 

41       Women's Suffrage Centenary Steering Committee - Motion re

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mrs Greig -  That this House congratulates the Women's Suffrage Centenary Steering Committee and in particular, its sub-Committee on staging the Women, Power and Politics Conference held in Adelaide from 8 to 11 October; recognises the value to South Australia of the national and international media coverage of the Conference; and acknowledges the importance of the issues raised at the Conference, in particular, the need to ensure that women are provided with the opportunity to participate fully and equally in all spheres of society.

                  Question put and passed.

 

42       Electoral District Names - Motion re                                                                                      

                  Pursuant to order, Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Atkinson -That this House advise the Electoral Districts Boundaries Commission that its policy for naming State Districts should give priority to city, town and district names ahead of the names of deceased South Australians.

                  Question put and negatived.

 

43       Suspension and resumption of sitting

                  At 6.01 p.m. the sitting of the House was suspended.

                  At 10.50 p.m. the Speaker resumed the Chair.

 

44       Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

            Development (Review) Amendment Bill                                                                                                    Message No. 167

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Development Act 1993 and to make a related amendment to the Local Government Act 1934, with the amendments indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendments the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 


                                                                    Schedule of the amendments made by the Legislative Council

 

                  No.1  Page 1, lines 21 to 24 and Page 2, lines 1 to 18 (clause 4) - Leave out the clause.

                  No.2             Page 3, lines 1 to 10 (clause 7) - Leave out the clause.

                  No.3             Page 3, lines 11 to 24 (clause 8) - Leave out the clause.

                  No.4             Page 3, lines 25 to 38 and Page 4, lines 1 to 20 (clause 9) - Leave out the clause.

                  No.5             Page 4, lines 23 to 35 (clause 10) - Leave out paragraph (a).

                  No.6             Page 5, lines 13 to 15 (clause 11) - Leave out all words in these lines after "section" in line 13 and insert "to which the Minister is a party may".

                                                                                                                                          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:

                  Hon. H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the amendments referred to it and had resolved to agree to the same without amendment.

                 

            Road Traffic (Small-Wheeled Vehicles) Amendment Bill                                              Message No. 168

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the amendments made by the House of Assembly in the Road Traffic (Small-Wheeled Vehicles) Amendment Bill, without amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

                 

            Appropriation Bill 1995                                                                                                                                                   Message No. 169

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the year ending on 30 June 1996 and for other purposes, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

            Meat Hygiene (Definition of Meat and Wholesome) Amendment                                                Message No. 170

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Meat Hygiene Act 1994, without any amendment.

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

                             

            Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous)

                    Amendment Bill                                                                                                                                                                Message No. 171

                  MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986 and to insert further transitional provisions in the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Amendment Act 1995, with the amendment indicated by the annexed Schedule, to which amendment the Legislative Council desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

                                                                                                                                                                                               

                                                                     Schedule of the amendment made by the Legislative Council

                 

                  Page 2, line 33 (clause 5) - After "medical expenses" insert "of the kind referred to in section 32".

                                                                                                                                          J.M. Davis CLERK OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

                 

                  Ordered - That the Message be taken into consideration forthwith.

 

                                                                                      In Committee

                  Resolved - That the amendment be agreed to.

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                  The House having resumed:

                  Hon H. Allison reported that the Committee had considered the amendment referred to it and had

                              agreed to the same without amendment.

 

            Racing (Re-allocation of Totalizator Betting Deductions)

                    Amendment Bill                                                                                                                                                                Message No. 172

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

                  Legislative Council, 27 July 1995                                                                                                                 H.P.K. Dunn, PRESIDENT

 

                 

45       Conference - South Australian Health Services Bill

                  The Minister for Health reported - That the Managers have been at the Conference on the South Australian Health Services Bill, which was managed on the part of the Legislative Council by the Minister for Transport (Hon. D.V. Laidlaw), Hon. M.S. Feleppa, Hon. S.M. Kanck, Hon. C.V. Schaefer and Hon. B.J. Wiese and we there delivered the Bill, together with the resolution adopted by this House.

                  Thereupon the Managers for the two Houses conferred together but no agreement was reached.

 

            Suspension of Standing Orders

                  The Deputy Premier, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable

                              the Minister for Health and the Member for Elizabeth to make statements.

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

 

            Conference - South Australian Health Services Bill

                  The Minister for Health (Hon. M.H. Armitage) and Ms Stevens then made statements relating to the         

                              Conference on this Bill.

 

46       Adjournment

                  House adjourned at 11.39 p.m. until Tuesday 22 August  at 2.00 p.m.

 

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

 

                  Division No.2  -

                              Ayes - Hon. D.S. Baker

                              Noes - Mr Foley

 

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                  Present during the day - All the Members.

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                G.M. Gunn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY