No 73

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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TUESDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2005

 

 

1       Meeting of House

         The House met pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (Hon R B Such) took the Chair and read prayers.

 

2       Conference – Statutes Amendment and Repeal (Aggravated Offences) Bill

The Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), moved - That the sitting of the House be continued during the Conference with the Legislative Council on the Statutes Amendment and Repeal (Aggravated Offences) Bill.

Question put and passed.

 

3       Petition No 100

         The Clerk announced that the following Member had lodged a Petition for presentation:

 

100 Ms Bedford, from 136 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to investigate all reasonable means of urgently improving the safety of the roundabout located adjacent to the Tea Tree Plaza and Modbury Public Hospital, particularly, the installation of traffic lights.

 

4       Papers

         The following Papers were tabled:

 

By the Premier (Hon M D Rann) –

      Disciplinary Appeals Tribunal – Report 2004-2005

Lower Eyre Peninsula Bushfires – Lessons from the South Australia Government’s Recovery Operation – January 2005

 

By the Minister for Health (Hon L Stevens) –

      Mental Health Repatriation Interim Protocol for Metropolitan Emergency Departments – Minute to the Minister for Health

 

By the Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education (Hon S W Key) –

            Animal Plant Control Commission - South Australia – Report 2004

      The University of Adelaide – Report 2004 –

                  Part One Annual Review

                  Part Two Financial Statements

 

By the Minister for Administrative Services (Hon M J Wright) –

      Regulations under the following Act –

                  State Procurement – Exclusions

 

By the Minister for Industrial Relations (Hon M J Wright) –

      Rules –

Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Act – Referral of Matters to the Industrial Relations Commission

 

By the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (Hon R J McEwen) –

      Regulations under the following Act –

                  Veterinary Practice – General.

 

5       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

6       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

7       Postponement of business

Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 to be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

8       Carers Recognition 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.

 

9       Statutes Amendment (Criminal Procedure) Bill

         Ordered - That Notice of Motion: Government Business No 1 be now taken into consideration.

The Attorney-General (Hon M J Atkinson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935; the Criminal Law (Forensic Procedures) Act 1998; the Director of Public Prosecutions Act 1991; the Magistrates Court Act 1991; and the Summary Procedure Act 1921.

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 Ms Chapman, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

10      Message from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Dog Fence (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                                          Message No 89

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Dog Fence Act 1946, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 19 September 2005                                          R R Roberts, PRESIDENT

 

11      Criminal Law Consolidation (Serious Vehicle and Vessel Offences) 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:

Mr Snelling 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 tomorrow.

 

12      Victims of Crime (Legal Costs and Disbursements) 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.

 

13      Adjournment

House adjourned at 5.40 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Wednesday 21 September 2005

 

Notice of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Attorney-General to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Controlled Substances Act 1984; and to make amendments to the Correctional Services Act 1982,  the Criminal Assets Confiscation Act 2005, the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 and the Listening and Surveillance Devices Act 1972. 

 

Notice of Motion: Private Members Business Bills/ Committees/ Regulations -

 

Hon I F Evans to move – That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium Act 1978.

 

            For Thursday 22 September 2005

 

Notice of Motion: Government Business –

 

The Minister for the River Murray to move – That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the River Murray Act 2003; and to make associated amendments to the Development Act 1993 and the Renmark Irrigation Trust Act 1936.

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members except the Minister for Environment and Conservation (Hon J D Hill).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Hon R B Such

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY