SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 68

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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TUESDAY  29  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.

A Messenger from the Governor having been announced by Black Rod, the following Message was received and read:

Message No. 8.

                 The Governor informs the Legislative Council that, in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, the following Act has been assented to during the present Session, viz.:

                 No. 2 of 2003 - An Act to amend the Electricity Act 1996.

Government House, Adelaide, 29 April 2003.                  MARJORIE JACKSON-NELSON, Governor.

 

Message from
Governor:
Assent to Bill.

 

    3.

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

        By the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (The Hon. P. Holloway) -

                 Reports -

                          Children’s Services - 2000-2001.

                          Department of Education, Training and Employment - 2001.

                          Department of Education and Children’s Services - 2002.

                          Teachers Registration Board of South Australia - 2002.

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Fisheries Act 1982 - Marine Scalefish.

                          Parliamentary Superannuation Act 1974 - Prescribed Offices.

                          Southern State Superannuation Act 1994 - Enterprise Agreements.

                          Superannuation Act 1988 - Enterprise Agreements.

        By the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (The Hon. T. G. Roberts) -

                 Reports, 2002 -

                          South Australian Council on Reproductive Technology.

                          Vocational Education, Employment and Training Board.

                 Regulations under the following Acts -

                          Controlled Substances Act 1984 - New Prohibited Substances.

                          Liquor Licensing Act 1997 - Dry Areas - City of Onkaparinga.

                          Local Government Act 1999 - Superannuation Scheme - Payment.

                          Metropolitan Adelaide Road Widening Plan Act 1972 - Application for Consent.

                          Occupational Therapists Act 1974 - Fees.

                          Recreational Services (Limitation of Liability) Act 2002 - Code Requirements.

                          Shop Trading Hours Act 1977 - Hardware and Building Materials.

 

Papers.

 

 

                 Rules of Court -

                          Supreme Court - Supreme Court Act 1935 - Format Change.

                 Classification of Films and Computer Games Guidelines.

                 Environment Protection Act 1993 - Environment Protection (Water Quality) Policy 2003.

 

 

 

   4.

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Health (The Hon. L. Stevens, M.P.) concerning the Recall of Pan Pharmaceuticals Products.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

   5.

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, tabled a Ministerial Statement made by the Premier (The Hon. M. D. Rann, M.P.) concerning the Economic Growth Summit.

 

Paper Tabled.

 

   6.

Ordered - That Orders of the Day (Government Business) No. 1 to No. 3 be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

   7.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Statutes Amendment (Mining) 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. 3 agreed to.

                          Clause No. 4 amended and agreed to.

                          Clause No. 5 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 with an amendment; whereupon the Council adopted such report.

                 The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, 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.

 

Statutes
Amendment
(Mining) Bill.

 

   8.

On the Order of the Day being read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the Health and Community Services Complaints Bill be now read a second time:

                 Debate resumed.

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

 

Health and
Community
Services
Complaints Bill.

 

   9.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 6 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

10.

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

                 Debate resumed.

                 On motion of the Hon. C. Zollo, the debate was adjourned until next day of sitting.

 

Mining
(Miscellaneous)
Amendment Bill.

 

11.

Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No. 8 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

12.

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

 

Postponement
of Business.

 

  13.

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.

                 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.

 

Water Resources
(Miscellaneous)
Amendment Bill.

 

14.

Council adjourned at five minutes past four 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. 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. K. J. Reynolds

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. C. Zollo

The Hon. N. Xenophon