SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 61

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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TUESDAY  17 JUNE  2008

 

 

 

    1.

Council met pursuant to adjournment.  The President (The Hon. R. K. Sneath) 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. 14.

                 The Governor informs the Legislative Council that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Acts have been assented to during the Second Session of the 51st Parliament, viz.:

                 No. 14 of 2008 - An Act to amend the Environment Protection Act 1993.

                 No. 15 of 2008 - An Act to amend the Firearms Act 1977 and to make related amendments to the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935 and the Summary Offences Act 1953.

Government House, Adelaide, 17 June 2008.                                           KEVIN SCARCE, Governor.

 

Message from
Governor:
Assent to Bills.

    3.

The Minister for Police (The Hon. P. Holloway), by leave, without notice, moved - That the sitting of the Council be not suspended during the continuation of the Conference on the Legal Profession Bill.

                 Question put and passed.

 

Legal Profession Bill.

    4.

Answers to Questions on Notice No. 118 and No. 126 received this day, were tabled by the President who directed that they be distributed and printed in Hansard.

 

Answers to
Questions.

    5.

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

        By the Minister for Police -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Associations Incorporation Act 1985 - Fees.

                          Bills of Sale Act 1886 - Fees.

                          Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996 - Fees.

                          Business Names Act 1996 - Fees.

                          Community Titles Act 1996 - Fees.

                          Co-operatives Act 1997 - Fees.

                          Coroners Act 2003 - Fees.

                          Cremation Act 2000 - Fees.

                          Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 - Fees.

                          Dangerous Substances Act 1979 - Fees.

                          District Court Act 1991 - Fees.

Papers.

 

                          Employment Agents Registration Act 1993 - - Fees.

                          Environment, Resources and Development Court Act 1993 - Fees.

                          Explosives Act 1936 -

                                   Fees.

                                   Fireworks Fees.

                                   Security Sensitive Substances Fees.

                          Fair Work Act 1994 - Representation - Fees.

                          Firearms Act 1977 - Fees.

                          Fees Regulation Act 1927 - Public Trustee Administration Fees.

                          Freedom of Information Act 1991 - Fees and Charges.

                          Harbors and Navigation Act 1993 -

                                   General and Fees.

                                   Variation.

                          Land Tax Act 1936 - Fees.

                          Magistrates Court Act 1991 - Fees.

                          Motor Vehicles Act 1959 -

                                   Accident Towing Roster Scheme Fees.

                                   National Heavy Vehicles Registration Fees.

                                   Offences - Fees.

                                   Registration - Fees.

                          Mutual Recognition (South Australia) Act 1993 - Fees.

                          Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Act 1986 - Fees.

                          Partnership Act 1891 - Fees.

                          Passenger Transport Act 1994 -

                                   General - Fees.

                                   General - Taxi Fares.

                          Petroleum Products Regulation Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Public Trustees Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Real Property Act 1886 -

                                   Fees.

                                   Land Division - Fees.

                          Registration of Deeds Act 1935 - Fees.

                          Roads (Opening and Closing) Act 1991 - Fees.

                          Road Traffic Act 1961 -

                                   Inspection - Fees.

                                   Miscellaneous - Fees.

                          Security and Investigation Agents Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Sexual Reassignment Act 1988 - Fees.

                          Sheriff’s Act 1978 - Fees.

                          State Records Act 1997 - Fees.

                          Strata Titles Act 1988 - Fees.

                          Summary Offences Act 1953 - Dangerous Articles and Prohibited Weapons Fees.

                          Supreme Court Act 1935 - Fees.

                          Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition (South Australia) Act 1999 - Temporary Exemptions - Drug Paraphernalia.

                          Valuation of Land Act 1971 - Fees.

                          WorkCover Corporation Act 1994 - Claims Management Contractual Arrangements - Variation.

                          Worker’s Liens Act 1893 - Fees.

                          Youth Court Act 1993 - Fees.

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

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Mines and Works Inspection Act 1920 - Fees.

                          Mining Act 1971 - General and Fees.

                          Opal Mining 1995 - Fees.

                          Petroleum Act 2000 - Fees.

        By the Minister for Urban Development and Planning (The Hon. P. Holloway) -

                 Regulations under the following Act -

                          Development Act 1993 - Fees.

 

 

        By the Minister for Emergency Services (The Hon. C. Zollo) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Adoption Act 1988 - Fees.

                          Authorised Betting Operations Act 2000 - Fees.

                          Branding of Pigs Act 1964 - Fees.

                          Brands Act 1933 - Fees.

                          Chicken Meat Industry Act 2003 - Fees.

                          Construction Industry Training Fund Act 1993 - Construction Industry Training Fund.

                          Fire and Emergency Services Act 2005 - Fees.

                          Fisheries Management Act 2007 - Fees.

                          Gaming Machines Act 1992 - Fees.

                          Housing Improvement Act 1940 - Section 60 Statements - Fees.

                          Livestock Act 1997 - Fees.

                          Lottery and Gaming Act 1936 -

                                   Fees - Schedule 3.

                                   Fees - Schedule 10.

                          Primary Produce (Food Safety Schemes) Act 2004 -

                                   Citrus Industry Fees.

                                   Meat Industry Fees.

        By the Minister for Environment and Conservation (The Hon. G. E. Gago) -

                 Reports, 2006-2007 -

                          Southern Adelaide Health Service.

                          Southern Adelaide Health Service Financial, Workforce and Environmental.

                 Upper South East Dryland Salinity and Flood Management Act 2002 Quarterly Report, 1 January 2008 - 31 March 2008..

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Ambulance Services Act 1992 - Fees.

                          Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium Act 1978 - Fees.

                          Building Work Contractors Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Conveyancers Act 1994 - Fees.

                          Crown Lands Act 1929 - Fees.

                          Environment Protection Act 1993 -

                                   Beverage Container Fees.

                                   Fees and Levy - Fees.

                          Fees Regulation Act 1927 - Assessment of Requirements - Water and Sewerage Fees.

                          Heritage Places Act 1993 - Fees.

                          Historic Shipwrecks Act 1981 - Fees.

                          Land Agents Act 1994 - Fees.

                          Liquor Licensing Act 1997 -

                                   Dry Zones -

                                             Goolwa.

                                             Hallett Cove.

                                             Millicent.

                                   General Fees.

                          Local Government Act 199 - General Fees.

                          National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 -

                                   Hunting - Fees.

                                   Wildlife - Fees.

                          Natural Resources Management Act 2004 -

                                   Financial Provisions Fees.

                                   General Fees.

                          Native Vegetation Act 1991 - Fees.

                          Pastoral land Management and Conservation Act 1989 - Fees.

                          Plumbers, Gas Fitters and Electricians Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Private Parking Areas Act 1986 - Fees.

                          Public and Environment Health Act 1987 -

                                   Notifiable Diseases - Chikungunya Virus.

                                   Waste Control Fees.

                          Radiation Protection and Control Act 1982 - Ionising Radiation Fees.

                          Second-hand Vehicle Dealers Act 1995 - Fees.

                          Sewerage Act 1929 - Fees.

                          South Australian Health Commission Act 1976 -

                                   Compensable and Non-Medicare Patients Fees - New Fees.

                                   Private Hospitals Fees.

                          Trade Measurement Administration Act 1993 - Fees.

                          Travel Agents Act 1986 - Fees.

                          Waterworks Act 1932 - Fees.

        By the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse (The Hon. G. E. Gago) -

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Controlled Substances Act 1984 -

                                   Pesticides Fees.

                                   Poisons Fees.

                          Tobacco Products Regulation Act 1997 - Fees.

 

 

    6.

The Minister for Emergency Services, by leave, tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Families and Communities (The Hon. J. Weatherill, M.P.) concerning the Minister’s Response to the Children in State Care Commission of Inquiry Report on Allegations of Sexual Abuse and Death from Criminal Conduct.

 

Ministerial
Statement Tabled.

    7.

 The Minister for Emergency Services, while making a Ministerial Statement, by leave, tabled a document titled “Government Response to the Deputy Coroner’s Recommendations from the Wangary Coronial Inquest”.

 

Paper Tabled.

   8.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 1 to No. 12 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 13.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

    9.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Pay-roll Tax (Harmonisation Project) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. B. V. Finnigan the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

Pay-roll Tax
(Harmonisation
Project)
Amendment Bill.

10.

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

 

Postponement
of Business.

11.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 9 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 10.

 

Postponement
of Business.

  12.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the National Gas (South Australia) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. J. M. Gazzola, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

National Gas
(
South Australia) Bill.

13.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 7 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 8.

 

Postponement
of Business.

  14.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Adelaide Festival Centre Trust (Financial Restructure) Amendment Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill read a second time.

                 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. 10 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 Minister for Environment and Conservation, 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.

 

Adelaide Festival
Centre Trust
(Financial
Restructure)
Amendment Bill.

15.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 7 and Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 9 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 11.

 

Postponement
of Business.

16.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. J. M. Gazzola, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Supply Bill.

17.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 7 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 9.

 

Postponement
of Business.

18.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Statutes Amendment and Repeal (Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science) Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. J. M. Gazzola, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Statutes
Amendment
and Repeal
(
Institute of Medical
and Veterinary
Science) Bill.

19.

The Minister for Police, by leave, tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Treasurer (The Hon. K. O. Foley, M.P.) concerning the Upper Spencer Gulf Desalination Plant.

 

Ministerial
Statement Tabled.

  20.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 and No. 3 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 4.

 

Postponement
of Business.

21.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. S. M. Kanck, the debate was adjourned and ordered to be resumed on motion.

 

Environment
Protection
(Miscellaneous)
Amendment Bill.


  22.

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

Message No. 105

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has agreed to the amendment made by the Legislative Council in the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Scheme Review) Amendment Bill, without any amendment.

House of Assembly, 17 June 2008.                                                                  J. J. SNELLING, Speaker.

                

Messages from
House of Assembly:
Workers
Rehabilitation and
Compensation
(Scheme Review)
Amendment Bill.

 

Message No. 106

                 MR. PRESIDENT - The House of Assembly has agreed to the amendments made by the Legislative Council in the WorkCover Corporation (Governance Review) Amendment Bill, without any amendment.

House of Assembly, 17 June 2008.                                                                  J. J. SNELLING, Speaker.

                

WorkCover
Corporation
(Governance Review)
Amendment Bill

23.

At three minutes to 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.

 

  24.

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

                 On motion of the Hon. B. V. Finnigan, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Environment
Protection
(Miscellaneous)
Amendment Bill.


  25.

Ordered - That the adjourned debate on the question - That the Pay-roll Tax (Harmonisation Project) Bill be now read a second time - be now 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.

 

Pay-roll Tax
(Harmonisation
Project)
Amendment Bill.

  26.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 and No. 3 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 5.

 

Postponement
of Business.

  27.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. I. K. Hunter, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Stamp Duties (Trusts)
Amendment Bill.

  28.

Ordered - That all remaining Orders of the Day (Government Business) be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 19.

 

Postponement
of Business.

  29.

The Council, according to order, resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the consideration of Message No. 103 from the House of Assembly relating to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Animal Welfare) Amendment Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                 Resolved - That the Amendments be agreed to.

_____________________

 

                 The President resumed the Chair and reported accordingly; whereupon the Council adopted such report.

 

Prevention of
Cruelty to Animals
(Animal Welfare)
Amendment Bill.

  30.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 be postponed and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 3.

 

Postponement
of Business.

  31.

The Council, according to order, resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the consideration of the Criminal Law Consolidation (Double Jeopardy) Amendment Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clause No. 1 further considered and agreed to.

                          Clauses No. 2 to No. 4 agreed to.

                          Clause No. 5 read.

                 The Minister for Police moved on page 3, line 28, and on page 4, line 12, to leave out “an offence against” and insert “a substantially similar offence against a previous enactment or” wherever occurring.

                 To report progress and ask leave to sit again.

_____________________

 

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

 

Criminal Law
Consolidation
(Double Jeopardy)
Amendment Bill.

32.

The Council, according to order, resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the further consideration of the Controlled Substances (Drug Detection Powers) Amendment Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clause No. 4 further considered.

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 3, lines 18 to 20, to leave out subclause (3) and insert the following:

     “(3)      Section 4(1)—after the definition of product insert:

relevant officer is—

      (a)       the Commissioner of Police; or

      (b)      if the Commissioner of Police is unavailable to issue an authorisation, the Deputy Commissioner of Police; or

      (c)       if the Commissioner of Police and the Deputy Commissioner of Police are both unavailable to issue an authorisation, an Assistant Commissioner of Police; or

      (d)      if the Commissioner of Police, the Deputy Commissioner of Police and all Assistant Commissioners of Police are unavailable to issue an authorisation, a police officer above the rank of superintendent;”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                          Clauses No. 4 and No. 5 agreed to.

                          Clause No. 6 read.

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 4, line 30, to leave out “14 days” and insert “24 hours”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 5, after line 36, to insert the following:

    “(1a)     A relevant officer who grants an authorisation under subsection (1) must make a written record of the grounds on which the authorisation was granted.”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 7, after line 15, to insert the following:

    “(ca)     the number of vehicles and persons in relation to whom general drug detection has been carried out under section 52A and 52B during that financial year;

     (cb)     the age, race and residential postcode of persons in relation to whom general drug detection has been carried out under section 52A and 52B during that financial year;

     (cc)      the number of complaints made by members of the public during that financial year that relate to the exercise of powers under section 52A and 52B;”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 7, after line 20, to insert the following:

    “(1a)     The Commissioner for Social Inclusion (or, if no person is appointed as the Commissioner for Social Inclusion, the Minister for Families and Communities) must, within 20 months after the commencement of sections 52A and 52B, prepare and provide to the Attorney‑General a report in relation to the impacts of those sections on disadvantaged persons.

     (1b)     A person preparing a report under subsection (1a) must, in preparing the report, consult (in such manner as the person thinks fit) with youth, indigenous and multicultural groups.”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                 The Hon. M. C. Parnell moved on page 7, after line 23, to insert the following:

52CA—Monitoring by Police Complaints Authority

       (1)    For the period of 2 years after the commencement of this section, the Police Complaints Authority is to keep under scrutiny the exercise of the powers conferred on members of the police force under sections 52A and 52B.

       (2)    For that purpose, the Police Complaints Authority may require the Commissioner of Police to provide information about the exercise of those powers.

       (3)    The Police Complaints Authority must, as soon as practicable after the expiration of that 2 year period, prepare a report on the exercise of those powers and furnish a copy of the report to the Attorney‑General and the Commissioner of Police.

       (4)    The Attorney-General must, within 12 sitting days after receipt of a report under this section, cause copies of the report to be laid before each House of Parliament.”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put.

Controlled
Substances (Drug
Detection Powers)
Amendment Bill.

 

             Committee divided:

Ayes, 2

The Hon. S. M. Kanck

The Hon. M. C. Parnell (Teller)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      So it passed in the negative.

 

Noes, 17

The Hon. A. M. Bressington

The Hon. J. A. Darley

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. B. V. Finnigan

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. M. Gazzola

The Hon. D.G.E. Hood

The Hon. I. K. Hunter

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. S. G. Wade

The Hon. R. P. Wortley

The Hon. P. Holloway (Teller)

 

 

 

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 7, after line 23, to insert the following:

52CA—Expiry of sections 52A, 52B and 52C

     Sections 52A, 52B and 52C will expire 2 years after the date on which those sections come into operation.”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put.

 

 

             Committee divided:

Ayes, 2

The Hon. M. C. Parnell

The Hon. S. M. Kanck  (Teller)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      So it passed in the negative.

 

Noes, 16

The Hon. J. A. Darley

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. B. V. Finnigan

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. M. Gazzola

The Hon. D.G.E. Hood

The Hon. I. K. Hunter

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. S. G. Wade

The Hon. R. P. Wortley

The Hon. P. Holloway (Teller)

 

 

 

                 The Hon. S. M. Kanck moved on page 7, after line 30, to insert the following:

    “(2a)     Powers under this Part must be exercised with care to avoid inflicting unnecessary humiliation or embarrassment.”.

                 Question - That the amendment be agreed to - put and negatived.

                          Clause No. 6, as otherwise amended, agreed to.

                          Clauses No. 7 and No. 8 agreed to.

                          Schedule agreed to.

                          Title agreed to.

_____________________

 

                 The President resumed the Chair, and reported that the Committee had considered the Bill and had agreed to the same with amendments; whereupon the Council adopted such report.

                 The Minister for Police, 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.

                 The Minister for Police then moved - That this Bill be now read a third time.

                 Question - That the Bill be now read a third time - put.

 

 

             Council divided:

Ayes, 17

The Hon. A. M. Bressington

The Hon. J. A. Darley

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. B. V. Finnigan

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. M. Gazzola

The Hon. D.G.E. Hood

The Hon. I. K. Hunter

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. S. G. Wade

The Hon. R. P. Wortley

The Hon. P. Holloway (Teller)

      So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

Noes, 2

The Hon. M. C. Parnell

The Hon. S. M. Kanck (Teller)

 

 

 

 

                 Bill read a third time.

                 Resolved - That this Bill do now pass.

 

 

33.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 6, No. 7, No. 12 and No. 14 to No. 16 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

34.

On the Order of the Day being read for the consideration of Message No. 102 from the House of Assembly relating to the Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Victims of Crime) Amendment Bill:

                 Ordered - That a Message be sent to the House of Assembly granting a conference as requested by that House; and that the time and place for holding the same be the Plaza Room on the first floor of the Legislative Council, at the hour of 10.30 a.m. on Thursday, 19 June 2008, and that the Hon. J. A. Darley, the Hon. R. D. Lawson, the Hon. S. G. Wade, the Hon. R. P. Wortley and the Minister for Police be the Managers on the part of this Council.

 

Criminal Law
(Sentencing) (Victims
of Crime) Amendment Bill.

35.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 18 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

36.

Council adjourned at nine 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. A. M. Bressington

The Hon. J. A. Darley

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. B. V. Finnigan

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. M. Gazzola

 

The Hon. P. Holloway

The Hon. D.G.E. Hood

The Hon. I. K. Hunter

The Hon. S. M. Kanck

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. J.M.A. Lensink

The Hon. R. I. Lucas

 

The Hon. M. C. Parnell

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. S. G. Wade

The Hon. R. P. Wortley

The Hon. C. Zollo