[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 9

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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THURSDAY 19 FEBRUARY 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 Clerk announced that the following Petition had been lodged for presentation:

                 By The Hon. M. J Elliott, from 413 residents of South Australia concerning the sale of community open space and praying that the Council will stop the Government selling off our open spaces and instead ensure that a planning system is developed in consultation with the community and local government, which ensures the distribution of an adequate minimum standard of active, passive and environmental open spaces which are equitably distributed across our community.

 

Petition No. 1 -

Sale of

Community

Open Space.

   3.

The following Paper was laid upon the Table, viz.:

        By the Treasurer (The Hon. R. I. Lucas) -

                 Department of Recreation and Sport - Report, 1996-97.

 

Paper.

   4.

The Hon. J S.L. Dawkins brought up the Annual Report, 1996-97 of the Environment, Resources and Development Committee.

 

Environment, Resources and Development Committee -

Annual Report,

1996-97.

 

   5.

The Hon. J S.L. Dawkins brought up the Report of the Environment, Resources and Development Committee on the Establishment of Artificial Reefs.

 

Environment, Resources and Development Committee -

Report on Establishment

of Artificial Reefs.

 

   6.

The Treasurer, without notice, moved - That the Standing Orders be so far suspended as to enable Question Time to be extended until eighteen minutes past three o’clock.

                 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 Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935.

                 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. C. A. Pickles, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Criminal Law Consolidation (Appeals) Amendment Bill.

   8.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Address-in- Reply, as read, be adopted:

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Address-

In-Reply.

   9.

Ordered - That the remaining Orders of the Day be Orders for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

 

10.

The Treasurer, by leave, tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Deputy Premier (The Hon. G. A. Ingerson, M.P.) concerning a New Corporate Plan for the Tourism Industry.

 

Paper Tabled.

11.

Council adjourned at seventeen minutes to five o’clock until Tuesday next, 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