No 86

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

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WEDNESDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2005

 

 

1       Meeting of House

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

 

2       Petitions Nos 125 to 127

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

 

125 Mr Venning, from 3612 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to honour the commitment of the previous Government to begin construction of a new Barossa Hospital.

 

126 The Minister for Health (Hon J D Hill), from 95 residents of South Australia, requesting the House to urge the Government to save the Moana Roundhouse from demolition and have the building included on the State Heritage List.

 

127 Hon D C Brown, from 55 residents of South Australia requesting the House to urge the Government to remove the annual $400 000 increase in port charges imposed on ferry services to Kangaroo Island.

 

3       Paper 

         The Speaker laid on the Table the following paper:

 

By the Speaker –

      Ombudsman – Report 2004-2005

      Ordered to be published (Paper No 76A).

 

4       Questions

Questions without notice were asked.

Hon G M Gunn, moved - That the period for asking questions without notice be extended by 5 minutes.

Questions put and negatived.

 

5       Grievance debate

On motion of the Speaker, the House noted grievances.

 

6       Economic and Finance Committee - Report – Crown Solicitor’s Trust Account - Motion to note

Ms Thompson, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Fifty Seventh Report of the Economic and Finance Committee entitled Crown Solicitor’s Trust Account, be noted.

Debated ensued.

Question put and passed.

 

 

 

7       Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 2 to 6 be postponed until Wednesday 30 November.

 

8       Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 7 to 11 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

9       Postponement of business

Ordered, severally - That Orders of the Day: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations Nos 1 to 19 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day:  Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations No 20.

 

10      Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium (Lighting of Fires) 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 and 2 agreed to.

Clause No 3 amended and agreed to.

Clause No 4 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 with amendments.

 

Bill read a third time and passed.

 

11      Resumption of business

Ordered - That Notices of Motion: Private Members Bills/Committees/Regulations be now resumed.

 

12      Public Works Committee - Report - City Central Tower 1 Office Accommodation Fit Out - Motion to note

Mr Caica, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Two Hundred and Twenty Ninth Report of the Public Works Committee on the City Central Tower 1 Office Accommodation Fit Out, be noted.

Question put and passed.

 

13      Public Works Committee - Report - Queen Elizabeth Hospital Redevelopment - Stage 2 - Motion to note

Mr Caica, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Two Hundred and Thirtieth Report of the Public Works Committee on the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Redevelopment - Stage 2, be noted.

Debated ensued.

 

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The two hours for consideration of Private Members Business having expired, the debate was adjourned (Mr Venning, by leave) and made an Order of the Day for Wednesday 30 November.

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14      Postponement of business

Ordered - That Order of the Day: Government Business No 1 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day: Government Business No 3.

 

15      Terrorism (Preventative Detention) Amendment Bill

         Order of the Day read for the further consideration in Committee of this Bill.

 

In Committee

 

Mr Hanna’s amendment to Clause No 4 further considered.

Question – That the amendment be agreed to - put.

 

         Committee divided (No 1):

 

           Ayes, 2

 

           Noes, 39

Hon I P Lewis

Ms Bedford

Mr Hanna (Teller)

Ms Breuer

 

Mr Brokenshire

 

Hon D C Brown

 

Hon M R Buckby

 

Mr Caica

 

Ms Chapman

 

Ms Ciccarello

 

Hon P F Conlon

 

Hon I F Evans

 

Hon K O Foley

 

Mrs Geraghty

 

Mr Goldsworthy

 

Mrs Hall

 

Mr Hamilton-Smith

 

Hon J D Hill

 

Hon S W Key

 

Hon D C Kotz

 

Mr Koutsantonis

 

Hon J D Lomax-Smith

 

Hon K A Maywald

 

Hon R J McEwen

 

Dr McFetridge

 

Mr Meier

 

Mr O'Brien

 

Mrs Penfold

 

Ms Rankine

 

Hon M D Rann

 

Mr Rau

 

Mrs Redmond

 

Mr Scalzi

 

Hon R B Such

 

Ms Thompson

 

Mr Venning

 

Hon J W Weatherill

 

Hon P L White

 

Mr Williams

 

Hon M J Wright

 

Hon M J Atkinson (Teller)

 

         So it passed in the negative.

 

Clause No 4 agreed to.

                                        Clauses Nos 5 and 6 agreed to.

                                        Clause No 7 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 6, line 25 to delete “16” and substitute “18”.

Question – That the amendment be agreed to – put.

 

         Division, only one Aye

The Committee 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.

Clause No 8 agreed to.

Clause No 9 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 8, lines 17 to 20, to delete subclause (3) and substitute:

(3)           The information in the application must be sworn or affirmed by the police officer.

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

 

Clause No 9 agreed to.

Clauses Nos 10 to 34 agreed to.

Clause No 35 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 22, lines 31 to 33, to delete "but solely for the purposes of letting the person contacted know that the person being detained is safe but is not able to be contacted for the time being"

Question – That the amendment be agreed to - put.

 

         Division, only one Aye

The Committee 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 35 agreed to.

Clauses Nos 36 and 37 agreed to.

Clause No 38 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 24, line 35, to delete "the contact" and substitute:

contact with another person under section 35 or 37

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

 

Clause No 38 agreed to.

Clauses Nos 39 to 46 agreed to.

Clause No 47 read.

 

Mr Hanna moved on page 32, line 34, to delete "nor publicised in any public list of the Supreme Court's business"

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

 

Clause No 47 agreed to.

Clauses Nos 48 to 52 agreed to.

Title agreed to.

 

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         The House having resumed:

Ms Thompson 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.

 

16      Statutes Amendment (Criminal 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.

 

In Committee

Clause No 1 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.

 

17      Adjournment

The Attorney-General moved - That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Question put and passed.

House adjourned at 9.56 pm until tomorrow at 10.30 am.

 

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MOTION OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

 

            For Wednesday 30 November 2005

 

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

 

Hon G M Gunn to move – That the Economic and Finance Committee immediately inquire into the sale of land at the Port Augusta Yacht Club and immediately require all relevant documents be presented to the Committee as a matter of urgency.

 

 

 

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Present during the day - All Members except the Minister Assisting the Premier in Social Inclusion (Hon L Stevens).

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Hon R B Such

                                                                                                                        SPEAKER

 

David A Bridges

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY