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                                                                                                No. 7

 

                    VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                           OF THE

 

                      HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                    

 

 

                                                                        THURSDAY 22 AUGUST 1991

 

 

 1             Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

 2             Waterworks (Rating) Amendment Act Repeal Bill

                Hon. D.C. Wotton, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill

                    for an Act to repeal the Waterworks (Rating) Amendment Act 1991 and for related purposes.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

                Hon. D.C. Wotton moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. T.H. Hemmings, that the debate be adjourned until

                    Thursday next.

 

 3             United States Wheat Subsidies - Motion re

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House supports the action

                    by the Australian Government over its strong criticism of the United States Government's decision to further undermine the viability of Australian wheat farmers by subsidising that country's wheat exports to China and the Yemen.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Venning, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until

                    Thursday next.

 

 4             Suspension of Standing Orders

                Mr Brindal, without notice, moved - That Standing Orders be so far suspended as to

                    enable him to move a motion forthwith.

                Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute

                    majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

                Soviet Union - Motion re

                Mr Brindal then moved - That this Parliament rejoices in the deliverance of

                    Constitutional Government in the Soviet Union from the Communist coup d'etat.

                Debate ensued.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr S.J. Baker, that the debate be adjourned and resumed on

                    motion.


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 5             Noarlunga Centre Sports Complex - Motion re

                Mr Oswald, pursuant to notice, preceeding to move - That this House calls on the

                    Government to dedicate for its long term recreational and sporting use the land at Noarlunga Centre near Colonades which was identified in the Report of the Ministerial Working Party established to investigate and report on the establishment of a multi purpose sports complex south of Adelaide, known as the Crome Report.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Oswald, by leave, that the motion be adjourned and

                    resumed on motion.

 

                                                                                                                      

 

                                      It being 12.00 noon, the Orders of the Day were called on by the Clerk.

 

                                                                                                                      

 

 6             Select Committee on Privacy

                Order of the Day read for consideration of the Report of the Select Committee on

                    Privacy.

                Mr Groom moved - That the Report be noted.

                Debate ensued.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. H. Allison, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until

                    Thursday next.

 

 7             Notices of Motion (Other Business) resumed.

                Ordered - That consideration of Notices of Motion (Other Business) be now resumed.

               

 8             Noarlunga Centre Sports Complex - Motion re

                Ordered - That the adjourned motion of Mr Oswald - That this House calls on the

                    Government to dedicate for its long term recreational and sporting use the land at Noarlunga Centre near Colonnades which was identified in the Report of the Ministerial Working Party established to investigate and report on the establishment of a multi purpose sports complex south of Adelaide, known as the Crome Report - be now resumed.

                Motion resumed.

                Ordered, on motion of the Minister of Employment and Further Education

                    (Hon. M.D. Rann), that the debate be adjourned until Thursday next.

 

 9             Football Facilities in Southern Suburbs - Motion re

                Mr Holloway, pursuant to notice, moved - That this House notes the strong public

                    support given to the SANFL match between South Adelaide and Norwood played at Bice Oval, Christies Beach on Saturday 3 August 1991 and congratulates the Government and the Minister for initiating discussions with local government, South Adelaide Football Club and the SANFL on the provision of adequate facilities for football in the southern suburbs.

                Debate ensued.

                Mr Oswald moved to leave out the words "congratulates the Government and the

                    Minister for initiating" and insert in lieu thereof the words:

                    "notes with concern the time it has taken for the Government and the Minister to

                    initiate".

                Debate continued.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Oswald, by leave, that the debate be adjourned until

                    Thursday next.


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 10          Member for Heysen - Motion re

                Hon. T.H. Hemmings, pursuant to notice, proceeding to move - That this House

                    condemns the Member for Heysen in the strongest terms for inciting the people of South Australia to act outside the law and calls on the Leader of the Opposition to sack him immediately from his position as Liberal Party spokesperson for Water Resources.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Hemmings, by leave, that the motion be adjourned until

                    Thursday next.

 

11           Magarey Medal Presentation - Motion re

                Hon. J.P. Trainer, pursuant to notice, proceeding to move - That this House

                    congratulates NWS Channel Nine and the South Australian National Football League for acknowledging the social realities of the twentieth century by admitting women to the 1991 Magarey Medal presentation as partners of players attending the counting ceremony.

                Ordered, on motion of Hon. J.P. Trainer, by leave, that the motion be adjourned until

                    Thursday 12 September.

 

12           Petitions Nos 29 and 30

                The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for

                    presentation:

                29  Hon. H. Allison, from 42 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government to review the policy on the provision of heating appliances in Housing Trust dwellings.

 

                30  Mr Meier, from 74 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House reject

                    the proposed amendment to Section 37 of the Fisheries Act.

 

13           Public Works Standing Committee - Report

                The Speaker laid on the Table the Report, together with Minutes of Evidence of the

                    Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works on Cessation of Sewage Sludge Disposal into the Sea from Glenelg and Port Adelaide Sewage Treatment Works.

                Report ordered to be printed (Paper No. 195).

 

14           Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

15           Leave of Absence - Hon. T. Chapman

                Mr S.G. Evans, pursuant to notice, moved - That one months leave of absence be

                    granted to the Member for Alexandra, Hon. T. Chapman, on account of ill-health.

                Question put and passed.

 

16           Juvenile Justice System - Motion for Select Committee

                The Minister of Family and Community Services (Hon. D.J. Hopgood), pursuant to

                    notice, moved - That a Select Committee be established to examine -

                    (a) the Children's Protection and Young Offenders Act and the effectiveness of its operation;

                    (b)     the administration of the Children's Court;

                    (c) the resources devoted to the juvenile justice system and their effectiveness;

                    (d)     the adequacy of custodial and non-custodial programs for juvenile offenders and the extent to which the services provided by Government agencies and the Children's Court can more closely be integrated;

                    (e) the problems of truancy; and

                    (f) such other matters which relate to juvenile justice.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Oswald, that the debate be adjourned until Tuesday next.

 

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17           Supply Bill (No. 2) - Grievance debate

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Speaker do

                    now leave the Chair and the House resolve itself into a Committee of the whole for consideration of the Bill.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

                By leave, the House proceeded to the third reading.

 

                Bill read a third time and passed.

 

18           Suspension of Standing Orders

                The Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins), without notice, moved - That Standing

                    Orders be so far suspended as to enable the adjourned debate on the motion of Mr Brindal - That this Parliament rejoices in the deliverance of Constitutional Government in the Soviet Union from the Communist coup d'etat - to be resumed.

                Question put and passed, without a negative voice, there being present an absolute

                    majority of the whole number of Members of the House.

 

                Soviet Union - Motion re

                Debate, pursuant to order, resumed.

                Question put and passed.

 

 19          Adjournment

                The Minister of Transport moved - That the House do now adjourn.

                Debate ensued.

                Question put and passed.

                House adjourned at 4.58 p.m. until Tuesday next at 2.00 p.m.

 

                                                                                                                                        

 

                                                           MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Tuesday 26 August 1991

                Notices of Motion: Government Business-

The Minister of Labour to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend

                the Dangerous Substances Act 1979.

 

The Minister of Labour to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend

                the Pollution of Waters by Oil and Noxious Substances Act 1987 and the Marine Act 1936.

 

The Minister of Labour to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend

                the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1984.

 

                                                                                                                                        

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Hon. T. Chapman (on leave), Hon. E.R.

                Goldsworthy and Hon. J.H.C. Klunder.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY