[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 21

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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WEDNESDAY  17  FEBRUARY  1999

 

 

 

   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) tabled a copy of the Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Regional Development (The Hon.
R. G. Kerin, M.P.) concerning Statements made by the Opposition relating to Pilchards.

 

Paper

Tabled.

   3.

The Hon. A. J. Redford brought up the Eighth Report, 1998-99 of the Legislative Review Committee.

 

Legislative Review Committee -

Eighth Report,

1998-99.

 

   4.

In accordance with Sessional Standing Order, the President called on Members to make Statements on Matters of Interest.

 

Statements on

Matters of

Interest.

 

   5.

Ordered - That Notices of Motion (Private Business) No. 1 and No. 2 be Orders of the Day for Wednesday, 3 March 1999.

 

Postponement

of Business.

   6.

The Hon. C. Zollo, pursuant to notice, moved - That this Council -

         I.      Notes that Australia has formal arrangements with Canada, Japan, the Republic of Ireland, the Republic of Korea, Malta, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom which allow young citizens of those countries to apply for working holidays in Australia;

        II.      Calls on the Federal Government to initiate discussion with a view to entering into formal arrangements with Italy and Greece which allow young citizens of those countries to apply for working holidays in Australia and young citizens of Australia to apply for working holidays in Italy and Greece; and

       III.      Requests the President to convey this Resolution to the Federal Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs.

           On motion of the Hon. N. Xenophon, the debate was adjourned until Wednesday, 3 March 1999.

 

Formal Arrangements between Australia, Italy and Greece for Working Holidays - Motion re.

   7.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Hon. J. F. Stefani - That the Second Report of the Statutory Authorities Review Committee on a Review of the Management of the West Terrace Cemetery by the Enfield Cemetery Trust, be noted:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

 

Statutory Authorities Review Committee - Second Report on

the Management

of the West Terrace Cemetery by the Enfield General Cemetery Trust be noted - Motion re.

 

   8.

Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Private Business) No. 2 to No. 7 be Orders of the Day for Wednesday, 3 March 1999.

 

Postponement

of Business.

   9.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Private Business) No. 8 be postponed and taken into consideration on motion.

 

Postponement

of Business.

10.

Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Private Business) No. 9 to No. 16 be Orders of the Day for Wednesday, 3 March 1999.

 

Postponement

of Business.

11.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Members of Parliament (Register of Interests) (Returns) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. C. A. Pickles, the debate was adjourned until Wednesday, 3 March 1999.

 

Members of Parliament

(Register of

Interests) (Returns) Amendment Bill.

12.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Private Business) No. 18 be an Order of the Day for Wednesday,
3 March 1999.

 

Postponement

of Business.

13.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 Ordered - That the Committee stages be an Order of the Day next day of sitting.

 

Evidence (Confidential

Communications) Amendment

Bill.

14.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 6 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

15.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 Ordered - That the Committee stages be an Order of the Day next day of sitting.

 

Statutes

Amendment

(Mining Administration)

Bill.

 

16.

Ordered - separately - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 8 to No. 12 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

17.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Nurses 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.

 

Nurses Bill.

18.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 14 to No. 19 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

19.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Firearms (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill be now read a second time - be now resumed.

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins, the debate was adjourned until Wednesday,
3 March 1999.

 

Firearms (Miscellaneous) Amendment

Bill.

20.

Council adjourned at twenty-eight minutes past 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. 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. 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. J. F. Stefani

The Hon. G. Weatherill

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. C. Zollo