[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 30

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

_______

 

 

 

THURSDAY  9  JULY  1998

 

 

 

   1.

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

                 The President read prayers.

 

Meeting of

Council.

   2.

The Attorney-General (The Hon. K. T. Griffin), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Correctional Services Act 1982; the Courts Administration Act 1993; the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1978; the Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988; the Expiation of Offences Act 1996; the Magistrates Court Act 1991; the Motor Vehicles Act 1959; the Summary Procedure Act 1921; 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. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Statutes

Amendment

(Fine

Enforcement)

Bill.

 

   3.

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

 

Postponement

of Business.

 

   4.

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

 

Postponement

of Business.

 

   5.

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

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Electoral

(Abolition of Compulsory

Voting)

Amendment
Bill.

 

   6.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Statutes

Amendment

(Motor Vehicles)

Bill.

   7.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 5 and No. 6 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

 

   8.

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

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Appropriation

Bill.

   9.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 8 and No. 9 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

 

10.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Transport and Urban Planning -

         I.      That in the opinion of this Council, a Joint Committee be appointed to inquire into and report upon all matters relating to transport safety in the State;

        II.      That in the event of the Joint Committee being appointed, the Legislative Council be represented thereon by three Members, of whom two shall form a quorum of Council Members necessary to be present at all sittings of the Committee;

       III.      That Joint Standing Order No. 6 be so far suspended as to entitle the Chairman to vote on every question, but when the votes are equal the Chairman shall have also a casting vote; and

       IV.      That a Message be sent to the House of Assembly transmitting the foregoing Resolution and requesting its concurrence thereto:

                               To which the Hon. C. A. Pickles has moved to amend by leaving out Paragraph III - be now resumed.

                  Debate resumed.

                  Question - That Paragraph III stand part  of the motion - put and negatived.

                  Question - That the motion moved by the Minister for Transport, and as amended by the Hon. C. A. Pickles, be agreed to - put and passed.

 

Joint Committee

on Transport

Safety -

Motion re.

  11.

The following Messages from the House of Assembly were received and read:

Message No. 78

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, entitled an Act to amend the Education Act 1972, to which it desires the concurrence of the Legislative Council.

House of Assembly, 9 July 1998.                                                                           J.K.G. OSWALD, Speaker.

                 Bill read a first time.

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

 

Messages from

House of

Assembly:

Education

(Government

School Closures and

Amalgamations)

Amendment Bill.

 

Message No. 79

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, entitled an Act to amend the Police (Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) Act 1985, to which it desires the concurrence of the Legislative Council.

House of Assembly, 9 July 1998.                                                                           J.K.G. OSWALD, Speaker.

                 Bill read a first time.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. Hon. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Police

(Complaints and

Disciplinary

Proceedings)

(Miscellaneous)

Amendment

Bill.

 

Message No. 80

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, entitled an Act to make provision for the establishment and management of South Australia Police; to repeal the Police Act 1952; to make consequential amendments to the Acts Interpretation Act 1915 and the Police Superannuation Act 1990; and for other purposes, to which it desires the concurrence of the Legislative Council.

House of Assembly, 9 July 1998.                                                                           J.K.G. OSWALD, Speaker.

                 Bill read a first time.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Police Bill.

 

Message No. 81

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has passed the Bill transmitted herewith, entitled an Act to amend the Barley Marketing Act 1993, to which it desires the concurrence of the Legislative Council.

House of Assembly, 9 July 1998.                                                                           J.K.G. OSWALD, Speaker.

                 Bill read a first time.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. P. Holloway, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Barley

Marketing

(Deregulation

of Stockfeed

Barley)

Amendment

Bill.

  12.

Ordered - That the Council, at its rising, do adjourn until Tuesday, 21 July 1998, at fifteen minutes past two o’clock.

 

Next Day

of Sitting.

  13.

Council adjourned at two minutes past six o’clock until Tuesday, 21 July 1998, 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. 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. 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

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. C. Zollo