No 76

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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MONDAY 17 OCTOBER 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       Petitions Nos 106 and 107

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

 

106 Hon D C Brown, from 697 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to cause such legislative or administrative action as is required to provide for the establishment of a botanical garden at Victor Harbor.

 

107 Hon G M Gunn, from 165 residents of Port Germein and district, requesting the House to investigate a decision made by the Environment, Resources and Development Court on 24 August 2005 concerning an appeal against the District Council of Mount Remarkable.

 

4       Answers to questions

Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 206, 274, 506, 513, 535, 538, 539 to 545 and questions without notice were tabled by the Speaker.

 

5       Papers

         The Speaker laid on the Table the following reports:

 

      Auditor General – Report 2004-2005

                  Part A: Audit Overview

                  Part B: Agency Audit Reports – Volumes 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5.

      Ordered to be published (Paper No 4F)

 

      Register of Members Interests Registrar’s Statement – June 2005.

      Ordered to be published (Paper No 133A)

 

      Joint Parliamentary Services Committee – 17th Annual Report – 2004-2005

      Employee Ombudsman, Office of – Report 2004-2005.

 

6       Economic and Finance Committee - Report –National Competition Policy

Ms Thompson brought up the 54th Report of the Economic and Finance Committee on National Competition Policy.

Report received.

Ordered to be published (Paper No 223).

 

7       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

 

8       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

9       Broken Hill Proprietary Company’s Steel Works Indenture (Environmental Authorisation) Amendment Bill

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

The Minister for Infrastructure (Hon P F Conlon), moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate ensued.

         Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a second time.

 

In Committee

                                                Clauses Nos 1 to 6 agreed to.

                                                Clause No 7 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 11, after line 21, to insert a new paragraph as follows –

4A. The Licensee must take all reasonable and practicable steps to ensure that the Australian Health Standard National Environment Protection Measure for Particulate Matter (PM10) is not exceeded more than five times per annum as recorded at the Whyalla Town Primary School monitoring site.

Question – That the amendment be agreed to – put.

 

         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 was passed in the negative.

 

Clause No 7 agreed to.

Schedule agreed to.

Title agreed to.

 

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         The House having resumed:

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

 

The Minister for Infrastructure moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

10      Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 2 to 11 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 18.

 

11      Liquor Licensing (Exemption for Tertiary Institutions) 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.

 

12      Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Orders of the Day: Government Business Nos 13 to 17 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 18.

 

13      Statutes Amendment (Intervention Programs and Sentencing Procedures) 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.

 

The Attorney-General moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

         Bill read a third time and passed.

 

14      Messages from the Legislative Council

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

 

         Development (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill                                      Message No 93

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, titled an Act to amend the Development Act 1993; and to make related amendments to the National Resources Management Act 2004 and the River Murray Act 2003, to which it desires the concurrence of the House of Assembly.

Legislative Council, 22 September 2005                                          R R Roberts, PRESIDENT

 

         Bill read a first time.

 

The Minister for Education and Children’s Services (Hon J D Lomax-Smith), moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

         Ordered, on motion of Ms Chapman, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

 

         Electrical Products (Expiation Fees) Amendment Bill                             Message No 94

MR SPEAKER - The Legislative Council has agreed to the Bill returned herewith, titled an Act to amend the Electrical Products Act 2000, without any amendment.

         Legislative Council, 17 October 2005                                              R R Roberts, PRESIDENT

 

15      Adjournment

The Minister for Education and Children’s Service, moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 9.29 pm until tomorrow at 2.00 pm.

 

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MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

            For Tuesday 18 October 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 Environment, Resources and Development Court Act 1993.

 

 

            For Wednesday 19 October 2005

 

Notices of Motion: Private Members Business Bills/ Committees/ Regulations –

 

Ms Chapman to move That she have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 1985.

 

Ms Thompson to move That the Fifty Fourth Report of the Economic and Finance Committee entitled National Competition Policy, be noted.

 

 

            For Thursday 20 October 2005

 

Notice of Motion: Others Motions –

 

Hon G M Gunn to move – That this House notes the serious problems caused by corellas in the Flinders Ranges District Council area and calls on the State Government to introduce a culling program to drastically reduce the number of corellas in this region.

 

 

Contingent Notice of Motion

 

Contingently upon the Crown Lands (Glenelg River Shack Sites) Amendment Bill being read a second time, Hon K A Maywald to move That it be an instruction to the Committee of the whole House on the Bill to consider new clauses relating to limiting prohibition on the transfer of leases and the transfer, assignment, subletting, encumbering or mortgaging of perpetual leases.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Hon R B Such

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY