SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 19

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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TUESDAY  5  DECEMBER  2000

 

 

 

   1.

Council met pursuant to adjournment.  The President (The Hon. J. C. Irwin) took the Chair.

                 The President read prayers.

 

Meeting of
Council.

   2.

Answers to Questions on Notice Nos. 4, 5 and 25 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 laid on the Table the following Reports:

        Police Complaints Authority, Fourteenth and Fifteenth Annual Reports, 1998-2000.

        Joint Parliamentary Service, Report 1999-2000.

 

Papers.

   4.

The Attorney-General, according to order, moved - That the Country Fires (Incident Control) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                 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.

                 Debate ensued.

                 On motion of the Hon. C. V. Schaefer, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Country Fires
(Incident Control)
Amendment Bill.

   5.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

Postponement
of Business.

   6.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 3 to No. 5 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

   7.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 6 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

Postponement
of Business.

   8.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 7 and No. 8 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

   9.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

Electrical
Products Bill.

 

                 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. 26 agreed to.

                          Schedule 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.

 

 

10.

The Treasurer, according to order, moved - That the Stamp Duties (Land Rich Entities and Redemption) Amendment Bill be now read a second time.

                 The Treasurer, 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.

                 Debate ensued.

                 On motion of the Hon. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

Stamp Duties
(Land Rich
Entities and Redemption) Amendment Bill.

11.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 10 and No. 16 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 17.

 

Postponement
of Business.

12.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the TAB (Disposal) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. L. H. Davis, the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

TAB (Disposal)
Bill.

13.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 10 and No. 15 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 16.

 

Postponement
of Business.

14.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Education (Councils and Charges) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

          And the Hon. P. Holloway having obtained leave to conclude his remarks, the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

Education
(Councils
and Charges)
Amendment Bill.

15.

At two minutes past six o’clock the sitting was suspended until the ringing of the bells.

                 At fifteen minutes to eight o’clock the sitting was resumed.

 

Suspension and
Resumption of
Sitting.

16.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Education (Councils and Charges) Amendment Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                 Debate resumed.

          On motion of the Hon. J. F. Stefani, the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

Education
(Councils
and Charges)
Amendment Bill.

17.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the TAB (Disposal) Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. J. F. Stefani, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

TAB (Disposal)
Bill.

18.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 10 to No. 12 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 13.

 

Postponement
of Business.

19.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Racing (Proprietary Business Licensing) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. S. M. Kanck, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Racing
(Proprietary
Business
Licensing) Bill.

20.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Stamp Duties (Land Rich Entities and Redemption) Amendment Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. C. V. Schaefer, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Stamp Duties
(Land Rich
Entities and Redemption) Amendment Bill.

21.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Education (Councils and Charges) Amendment Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                 Debate resumed.

          On motion of the Hon. J. F. Stefani, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Education
(Councils
and Charges)
Amendment Bill.

22.

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

 

Postponement
of Business.

23.

Council adjourned at two minutes to eleven 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. L. H. Davis

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. M. J. Elliott

The Hon. I. Gilfillan

The Hon. K. T. Griffin

The Hon. P. Holloway

The Hon. S. M. Kanck

The Hon. D. V. Laidlaw

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

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. R. K. Sneath

The Hon.  J. F. Stefani

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. C. Zollo