SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 67

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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MONDAY  28  APRIL  2003

 

 

 

   1.

Council met pursuant to adjournment.  The President (The Hon. R. R. Roberts) took the Chair.

                 The President read prayers.

 

Meeting of
Council.

 

   2.

Answers to Questions on Notice Nos. 63, 73, 116, 190, 192, 200, 202, 205, 206, 212, 215, 217, 218, 222, 223 and 224 received this day were tabled by the President who directed that they be distributed and printed in Hansard.

 

Answers to
Questions
on Notice.

 

   3.

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (The Hon. P. Holloway) tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Premier (The Hon. M. D. Rann, M.P.) concerning a Review of Conditions of Release of Prisoners on Parole.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

   4.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (The Hon. T. G. Roberts) tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Trade and Regional Development (The Hon. R. J. McEwen, M.P.) concerning Grants to South Australian Companies through the National Food Industry Strategy’s Food Innovation Grants.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

   5.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Environment and Conservation (The Hon. J. D. Hill M.P.) concerning Yumbarra Conservation Park.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

   6.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Health (The Hon. L. Stevens, M.P.) concerning Health Services at Mintabie.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

    7.

The Council, according to order, resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole for the further consideration of the Public Finance and Audit (Honesty and Accountability in Government) Amendment Bill.

 

In the Committee

 

                          Clause No. 6 further considered.

                 The Hon. R. I. Lucas moved - That the Chairperson report progress and ask leave to sit again.

                 Question put.

Public Finance
and Audit
(Honesty and
Accountability in
Government)
Amendment Bill.

 

 

             Committee divided:

Ayes, 12

The Hon. T. G. Cameron

The Hon. J.S.L. Dawkins

The Hon. A. L. Evans

The Hon. D. V. Laidlaw

The Hon. R. D. Lawson

The Hon. A. J. Redford

The Hon. D. W. Ridgway

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. J. F. Stefani

The Hon. T. J. Stephens

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. R. I. Lucas (Teller)

      So it was resolved in the affirmative.

 

Noes, 9

The Hon. G. E. Gago

The Hon. J. M. Gazzola

The Hon. I. Gilfillan

The Hon. S. M. Kanck

The Hon. K. J. Reynolds

The Hon. T. G. Roberts

The Hon. R. K. Sneath

The Hon. C. Zollo

The Hon. P. Holloway (Teller)

 

 

 

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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.

 

 

 

   8.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 2 to No. 7 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

   9.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. S. M. Kanck, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

River Murray Bill.

 

10.

The Hon. I. Gilfillan, according to order, moved - That the Gene Technology (Temporary Prohibition) Bill be now read a second time.

                 On motion of the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, the debate was adjourned until Wednesday next.

 

Gene Technology
(Temporary
Prohibition) Bill.

 

11.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Private Business) No. 2 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

  12.

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

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Water Resources
(Miscellaneous)
Amendment Bill.

 

13.

Council adjourned at twenty minutes to five 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. M. 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