SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 16

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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MONDAY  8  JULY  2002

 

 

 

   1.

Council met pursuant to adjournment.  The President (The Hon. R. R. Roberts) took the Chair.

                 The President read prayers.

 

Meeting of
Council.

    2.

A Messenger from the Governor having been announced by Black Rod, the following Message was received and read:

Message No. 1.

                 The Governor informs the Legislative Council that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Act has been assented to during the present Session, viz.:

                 No. 1 of 2002 - An Act for the appropriation of money from the Consolidated Account for the financial year ending on 30 June 2003.

Government House, Adelaide, 8 July 2002.                      MARJORIE JACKSON-NELSON, Governor.

 

Message from

Governor:

Assent to Bills.

   3.

Answers to Questions on Notice Nos. 3, 4, 11, 15 and 18 received this day were tabled by the President who directed that they be distributed and printed in Hansard.

 

Answers to

Questions on

Notice.

   4.

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (The Hon. P. Holloway) tabled a copy of  Ministerial Statements made by the Deputy Premier (The Hon. K. O. Foley, M.P.) concerning Reforms to Bodily Injury Insurance, Final Details of the Teachers’ Enterprise Bargaining Agreement and the Port Adelaide Waterfront Redevelopment.

 

Paper Tabled.

   5.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (The Hon. T. G. Roberts) tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Health (The Hon. L. Stevens, M.P.) concerning Private Hospital Indemnity Insurance.

 

Paper Tabled.

   6.

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, without notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Question Time to be extended to enable the Hon. A. J. Redford to complete his question to him and for him to give a reply.

                 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 Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended to enable him to move a motion without notice.

                 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.

 

 

                 The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries then moved - That this Council congratulates Lleyton Hewitt on his outstanding victory in the Mens’ Singles Title at Wimbledon 2002.

                 Debate ensued.

                 Question put and passed.

 

Lleyton Hewitt’s success at Wimbledon 2002 -Motion re.

   8.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Agricultural and Veterinary Products (Control of Use) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 Ordered - That the Bill’s consideration in Committee be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Agricultural and Veterinary Products (Control of Use) Bill.

   9.

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

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Education (Compulsory Education Age) Amendment Bill.

10.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Private Business) No. 1 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

11.

Pursuant to Business Lapsed from Tuesday, 18 June 2002, owing to adjournment, the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, pursuant to notice, moved - That this Council requests Her Excellency the Governor to make a proclamation under section 43(4) of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 to vary the proclamation made on 15 April 1982 constituting the Gammon Ranges National Park to remove all rights of entry, prospecting, exploration, or mining pursuant to a mining Act (within the meaning of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972) in respect of the land constituting the National Park.

                 On motion of the Hon. A. J. Redford, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Gammon Ranges National Park - Variation of Proclamation - Motion re.

12.

Ordered - That Notice of Motion (Private Business) No. 1 be an Order of the Day for Wednesday next.

 

Postponement

of Business.

13.

Pursuant to Business Lapsed from Wednesday, 19 June 2002, owing to adjournment, the Hon. A. J. Redford, pursuant to notice, moved - That this Council requests Her Excellency the Governor to make a proclamation under section 43(4) of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 to vary the proclamation made on 15 April 1982 constituting the Gammon Ranges National Park to remove all rights of entry, prospecting, exploration, or mining pursuant to a mining Act (within the meaning of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972) in respect of the land constituting the National Park.

                 On motion of the Hon. D. V. Laidlaw, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Gammon Ranges National Park - Variation of Proclamation - Motion re.

14.

Council adjourned at nineteen minutes to five 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. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. M. J. Elliott

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. Gazzola

The Hon. I. Gilfillan

 

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. A. J. Redford

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. T. G. Roberts

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. R. K. Sneath

The Hon.  J. F. Stefani

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. C. Zollo