[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 40

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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TUESDAY  3  JUNE  1997

 

 

 

   1.

Council met pursuant to adjournment.  The President (The Hon. H.P.K. Dunn) took the Chair.

                 The President read prayers.

 

Meeting of

Council.

   2.

Answers to Questions on Notice Nos. 104 and 181 received this day were tabled by the President who directed that they be distributed and printed in Hansard.

 

Answers to

Questions on

Notice.

   3.

The President tabled a letter from the Mr. K. I. MacPherson, Auditor-General, dated 30 May 1997, concerning the Auditor-General’s Report on Contract Summaries.

 

Paper

Tabled.

   4.

The following Papers were laid upon the Table, viz.:

        By the Minister for Education and Children’s Services (The Hon. R. I. Lucas) -

                 Interim Operation of Development Plan Amendment - Shacks - (Land Division and Upgrading) Plan Amendment Report.

                 Regulation under the following Act -

                          Development Act 1993 - Development Categories.

                 By-laws -

                          Architects Act 1939 - Fees.

                 Lifeplan Australia Friendly Society - General Laws - 30 January 1997.

Papers.

 

        By the Attorney-General (The Hon. K. T. Griffin) -

                 Statutory Authorities Review Committee - Review of the Legal Services Commission (Part 1) - Response to the Recommendations.

                 Regulation under the following Act -

                          Industrial and Employee Relations Act 1994 - Unfair Dismissal.

                 Rules of Court -

                          Magistrates Court - Magistrates Court Act 1991 -

                                   Jurisdiction conferred by Criminal Assets Confiscation Act.

        By the Minister for Transport (The Hon. D. V. Laidlaw) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Road Traffic Act 1961 - Flashing Lights - Emergency Vehicles.

                          South Australian Health Commission Act 1976

                                   Prescribed Hospitals.

                                   Prescribed Services.

                 Survey Act 1992 - The Institution of Surveyors, Australia S.A. Division Inc. - Report 1996.

                 Environment Protection Act 1993 - Environment Protection (Milking Shed Effluent Management) Policy 1997.

 

 

   5.

The Minister for Education and Children’s Services tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Infrastructure (The Hon. G. A. Ingerson, M.P.) concerning an Audit of the Bolivar WWTP Operations.

 

Paper

Tabled.

   6.

The Attorney-General, without notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Question Time to be extended until twenty-five minutes past three o’clock.

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

 

Suspension

of Standing

Orders.

   7.

Ordered - That the Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 1 and No. 2 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

   8.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 3 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 9.

 

Postponement

of Business.

   9.

Ordered - That the Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 4 to No. 8 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

10.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Liquor Licensing Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 Ordered - That the Committee stages be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Liquor

Licensing

Bill.

11.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 3 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

Postponement

of Business.

12.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Partnership (Limited Partnerships) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 And the Attorney-General having obtained leave to conclude his remarks, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Partnership

(Limited Partnerships) Amendment

Bill.

13.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Statutes Amendment (Community Titles) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 The President then left the Chair, and the Council resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the consideration of the Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clauses No. 1 and No. 2 agreed to.

                          Title agreed to.

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                 The President resumed the Chair, and reported that the Committee had considered the Bill and had agreed to the same without amendment; whereupon the Council adopted such report.

                 The Attorney-General, pursuant to contingent notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the Bill to pass through its remaining stages without delay.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a third time.

                 Resolved - That this Bill do now pass.

 

Statutes

Amendment (Community

Titles)

Amendment

Bill.

14.

Ordered - That the Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 12 to No. 16 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

15.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Tobacco Products Regulation (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 The President then left the Chair, and the Council resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the consideration of the Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clauses No. 1 to No. 4 agreed to.

                          Title agreed to.

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                 The President resumed the Chair, and reported that the Committee had considered the Bill and had agreed to the same without amendment; whereupon the Council adopted such report.

                 The Minister for Education and Children’s Services, pursuant to contingent notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable the Bill to pass through its remaining stages without delay.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a third time.

                 Resolved - That this Bill do now pass.

 

Tobacco

Products

Regulation (Miscellaneous) Amendment

Bill.

16.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 18 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

17.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Road Traffic (U-Turns at Traffic Lights) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 Ordered - That the Committee stages be an order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Road Traffic

(U-Turns at

Traffic Lights) Amendment

Bill.

18.

Ordered - That the remaining Order of the Day (Government Business) be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

19.

Council adjourned at twenty minutes past six o’clock until tomorrow at fifteen minutes past two o’clock.

 

Adjournment.

 

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Members present during any part of the sitting:

 

 

 

The Hon. T. G. Cameron

The Hon. T. Crothers

The Hon. M. J. Elliott

The Hon. K. T. Griffin

The Hon. P. Holloway

The Hon. J. C. Irwin

The Hon. S. M. Kanck

 

The Hon. D. V. Laidlaw

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. J.A.W. Levy

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

The Hon. P. Nocella

The Hon. B.S.L. Pfitzner

The Hon. C. A. Pickles

The Hon. A. J. Redford

The Hon. R. R. Roberts

The Hon. T. G. Roberts

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. J. F. Stefani

The Hon. G. Weatherill