[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 3

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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THURSDAY 3 OCTOBER 1996

 

 

 

   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.

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

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

                 Gaming Supervisory Authority - Report of an Inquiry.

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

                 Reports, 1996 -

                          Patawalonga Catchment Water Management Board.

                          Torrens Catchment Water Management Board.

 

Papers.

   3.

The Hon. R. R. Roberts, by leave, tabled a copy of a letter from the Central Arab Information Bureau to the Premier (The Hon. D. C. Brown, M.P.), dated 28 September 1996.

 

Paper

Tabled.

   4.

The Minister for Education and Children’s Services tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Deputy Premier (The Hon. S. J. Baker, M.P.) concerning an inquiry into the Gaming Supervisory Authority.

 

Paper

Tabled.

 

   5.

The Minister for Education and Children’s Services tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Premier concerning the South Australian Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs Commission.

 

Paper

Tabled.

   6.

The Minister for Transport, without notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Question Time to be extended to enable her to give a reply to a question asked by the Hon. J.A.W. Levy.

                 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.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Police Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings Act 1985.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill introduced and read a first time.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. T. G. Roberts, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Police

(Complaints

and

Disciplinary Proceedings) (Miscellaneous) Amendment

Bill.

   8.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Fisheries (Protection of Fish Farms) Amendment Bill 1996 be restored to the Notice Paper as a lapsed Bill, pursuant to section 57 of the Constitution Act 1934.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Fisheries

(Protection

of Fish Farms)

Amendment

Bill.

   9.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Poultry Meat Industry Act Repeal Bill 1996 be restored to the Notice Paper as a lapsed Bill, pursuant to section 57 of the Constitution Act 1934.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Ordered - That the second reading be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Poultry

Meat

Industry

Act Repeal

Bill.

10.

The Minister for Education and Children’s Services, pursuant to notice, moved - That the Racial Vilification Bill 1995 be restored to the Notice Paper as a lapsed Bill, pursuant to section 57 of the Constitution Act 1934.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Ordered - That the third reading be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Racial

Vilification

Bill.

11.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Private Business).

 

Postponement

of Business.

12.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Hon. B.S.L. Pfitzner - That the Report of the Social Development Committee on an Inquiry into Prostitution be noted:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. C. A. Pickles, the debate was adjourned until Wednesday, 16 October 1996.

 

Social

Development Committee -

Report on

an Inquiry

into

Prostitution

to be noted -

Motion re.

13.

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.

 

Postponement

of Business.

14.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

15.

The Attorney-General, according to order, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to provide for the confiscation of criminal assets; to repeal the Crimes (Confiscation) Act 1986; to make related amendments to the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935 and the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936; and for other purposes.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill introduced and read a first time.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. C. A. Pickles, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Criminal

Assets

Confiscation

Bill.

16.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That Address in Reply, as read, be adopted:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. T. G. Roberts, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Address-in-

Reply.

17.

Ordered - That the Council, at its rising, do adjourn until Tuesday, 15 October 1996, at fifteen minutes past two o’clock p.m.

 

Next Day

of Sitting.

18.

Council adjourned at six minutes to six o’clock until Tuesday, 15 October 1996, 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. L. H. Davis

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