SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 17

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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TUESDAY  9  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.

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

        By the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (The Hon. P. Holloway) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Authorised betting Operations Act 2000 - Licence Fees.

                          Emergency Services Funding Act 1998 - Remissions -

                                   Public Housing Land.

                                   Various.

                          Fees Regulation Act 1927 – Water and Sewerage.

                          Firearms Act 1977 – Licences and Transfer Fees.

                          Fisheries Act 1977 -

                                   Fish Processors.

                                   Fishing Activities.

                                   General Fees.

                                   Giant Crab Fees.

                                   Restrictions on Equipment.

                                   Schemes of Management Fees.

                          Land Tax Act 1936 - Certificate Fee.

                          Lottery and Gaming Act 1936 - Licences and Other Fees.

                          Petroleum Products Regulation Act 1995 - Various Fees.

                          Primary Industry Funding Schemes Act 1998 - Sheep Industry Fund.

                          Public Corporations Act 1993 -

                                   Education Adelaide Minister.

                                   Holding Corporation Dissolution.

                          Sewerage Act 1929 - Other Charges.

                          Southern State Superannuation Act 1994 – Invalidity and Death.

                          Superannuation Act 1988 - Electricity Members.

                          Tobacco Products Regulation Act 2997 - Licence Fee.

                          Waterworks Act 1932 - Other Charges.

                 Rule under Act -

                          Authorised Betting Operations Act 2000 - Bookmakers Licensing (Agents and Clerks) Rules 2002.

 

Papers.

 

        By the Minister for Mineral Resources Development (The Hon. P. Holloway) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Mines and Works Inspection Act 1920 - Application and Other Fees.

                          Mining Act 1971 - Claims and Other Fees.

                          Opal Mining Act 1995 - Application and Other Fees.

                          Petroleum Act 2000 – Application and Licence Fees.

        By the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (The Hon. T. G. Roberts) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Adoption Act 1988 - Application and Related Fees.

                          Associations Incorporation Act 1985 – Application and Copy Fees.

                          Bills of Sale Act 1886 – Registration and Filing Fees.

                          Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996 - Application Fees.

                          Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium Act 1978 - Admission Charges and Service Fees.

                          Boxing and Martial Arts Act 2000 – Fees and Medical Matters.

                          Building Work Contractors Act 1995 - Licence, Periodic and Default Fees.

                          Business Names Act 1996 – Application and Inspection Fees.

                          Chiropodists Act 1950 - Application and Subscription Fees.

                          Controlled Substances Act 1984 -

                                   Controlled Drug and Poison Fees.

                                   Pest Control Fees.

                          Conveyancers Act 1994 – Registration and Application Fees.

                          Co-operatives Act 1997 – Application and Inspection Fees.

                          Community Titles Act 1996 - Application and Other Fees.

                          Cremation Act 2000 - Application Fee.

                          Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 – Service and Other Fees.

                          Crown Lands Act 1929 - Land Dealings and Fees.

                          Dangerous Substances Act 1979 – Licence and Permit Fees.

                          Development Act 1993 -

                                   Register and Other Fees.

                                   Significant Trees - Time Extension.

                          District Court Act 1991 - Civil and Criminal Division Fees.

                          Environment Protection Act 1993 -

                                   Beverage Container Fees.

                                   Fees and Levy.

                          Environment, Resources and Development Court Act 1993 -

                                   General Jurisdiction Fees.

                                   Native Title Fees.

                          Explosives Act 1936 – Licence and Inspection Fees.

                          Fees Regulation Act 1927 -

                                   Fees under Acts.

                                   Manager and Justice Fees.

                                   Proof of Age Card.

                          Freedom of Information Act 1991 - Fees and Charges.

                          Gaming Machines Act 1992 - Licence and Other Fees.

                          Harbors and Navigation Act 1993 -

                                   Ardrossan Limits.

                                   Certificate, Registration and Other Fees.

                                   Restricted Waters Extension.

                          Heritage Act 1993 – Copy and Certificate Fees.

                          Historic Shipwrecks Act 1981 - Register Copy Fee.

                          Housing Improvement Act 1940 - Application Fees.

                          Land Agents Act 1994 – Application and Registration Fees.

                          Liquor Licensing Act 1997 – Licence and Application Fees.

                          Local Government Act 1999 - Valuation Fees.

                          Magistrates Court Act 1991 - General and Minor Claims Division Fees.

                          Medical Practitioners ct 1983 - Fees for Over 70’s.

                          Motor Vehicles Act 1959 -

                                   Expiation Fees.

                                   Registration, Licence and Service Fees.

                          National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 -

                                   Hunting Fees.

                                   Wildlife Fees.

 

 

 

                          Native Vegetation Act 1991 - Consent Application Fee.

                          Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Act 1986 - Inspection and Other Fees.

                          Partnership Act 1891 - Limited Partnership Fees.

                          Passenger Transport Act 1994 - Accreditation and Other Fees.

                          Pastoral Land Management and Conservation Act 1989 - Lease and Other Fees.

                          Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians Act 1995 – Licence and Periodic Fees.

                          Private Parking Areas Act 1986 - Expiation Fees.

                          Public and Environmental Health Act 1987 - Waste Control Fees.

                          Public Trustee Act 1995 - Commission and Fees.

                          Radiation Protection and Control act 1982 – Substances and Apparatus Fees.

                          Real Property Act 1886 -

                                   Land Division Fees.

                                   Search, Application and Other Fees.

                          Registration of Deeds Act 1935 - Registration and Other Fees.

                          Roads (Opening and Closing) Act 1991 - Deposit and Other Fees.

                          Road Traffic Act 1961 -

                                   Driving Offences Fees.

                                   Inspection Fees.

                          Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Act 1995 – Application and Licence Fees.

                          Security and Investigation Agents Act 1995 – Application and Licence Fees.

                          Sexual Reassignment Act 1988 - Recognition Certificate Fee.

                          Sheriff’s Act 1978 – Service and Execution Fees.

                          South Australian Health Commission Act 1976 -

                                   Compensable and non-Medicare Fees.

                                   Medicare Fees.

                                   Private Hospital Licensing Fees.

                          State Records Act 1997 - Document and Other Fees.

                          Strata Titles Act 1988 - Lodgement and Other Fees.

                          Summary Offences Act 1953 - Application Fee.

                          Supreme Court Act 1935 -

                                   Filing Application and Other Fees.

                                   Probate Fees.

                          Trade Measurement Administration Act 1993 - Licence Fees and Instrument Charges.

                          Travel Agents Act 1986 – Licence and Annual Fees.

                          Valuation of Land Act 1971 - Copy and Other Fees.

                          Water Resources Act 1997 - Licence and Other Fees.

                          Worker’s Liens Act 1893 - Lodgement and Other Fees.

                          Youth Court Act 1993 - General Fees.

                 Rules of Court - Magistrates Court -

                          Magistrates Court (Civil) Rules 1992 - Erratum - Interest Rate.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Klein Port- Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Port Adelaide - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Port Giles - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Port Lincoln - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Port Pirie - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Thevenard - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

                 Port Operating Agreement for Wallaroo - Between the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning and Flinders Ports Pty. Limited.

        By the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (The Hon. T. G. Roberts) -

                 Reports -

                          Interim Operation of City of Adelaide - Adelaide (City) Development Plan - Significant Trees Plan Amendment Report.

                          Interim Operation of City of Burnside - Burnside (City) Development Plan - Significant Tree Management Plan Amendment Report.

 

 

 

                          Interim Operation of City of Norwood, Payneham and St. Peters - Kensington and Norwood (City), Payneham (City) and St. Peters (CT) Development Plan - Significant Trees Plan Amendment Report.

                          Interim Operation of City of Prospect - Prospect (City) Development Plan - Significant Trees Plan Amendment Report.

                          Interim Operation of City of Unley - Unley (City) Development Plan - Significant Tree Management Plan Amendment Report.

 

 

    3.

The Hon. R. I. Lucas, by leave, tabled a copy of a letter from Mr. Peter Lewis, Member for Hammond, dated 25 October 1999, concerning a Mining Financing Equity Proposal with Attachments.

 

Paper Tabled.

   4.

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. D. V. Laidlaw to complete her question to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation 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.

   5.

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Fisheries Act 1982.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill introduced and read a first time.

                 The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries then moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

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

 

Fisheries
(Contravention of
Corresponding
Laws) Amendment
Bill.

   6.

The Council, according to order, resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the consideration of the Agricultural and Veterinary Products (Control of Use) Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clauses No. 1 to No. 21 agreed to.

                          Clause No. 22 read.

                 To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

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                 The President resumed the Chair and reported progress and obtained for the Committee leave to sit again on next day of sitting.

 

Agricultural and
Veterinary Products
(Control of Use)
Bill.

   7.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Attorney-General (The Hon. M. J. Atkinson, M.P.) concerning Building Indemnity Insurance.

 

Paper Tabled.

   8.

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.

                 And the Hon. D. V. Laidlaw having obtained leave to conclude her remarks, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Education
(Compulsory
Education Age)
Amendment Bill.

   9.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation - 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:

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

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

10.

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

 

Postponement
of Business.

11.

Council adjourned at eight minutes to 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. 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