[SOUTH AUSTRALIA]

No. 3

 

 

MINUTES OF THE PROCEEDINGS

 

OF THE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

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THURSDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 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 Clerk announced that the following Petitions had been lodged for presentation:

                 By the Hon. I. Gilfillan, from 47 residents of South Australia, concerning Native Title Rights for Indigenous South Australians and praying that this Council does not proceed with legislation that -

1.      Undermines or impairs the Native Title rights of indigenous South Australians; and

2.      Makes changes to Native Title unless there has been a genuine consultation process with all stakeholders, especially South Australia’s indigenous communities.

Petitions:

No. 1 - Native

Title Rights for Indigenous

South Australians.

 

 

         By the Hon. M. J. Elliott, from 295 residents of South Australia, concerning fumes from a Mount Barker foundry and praying that the Council will use its powers to ensure that operation of a foundry at Mount Barker is immediately terminated at its present location and that investigations into alternative, less sensitive sites be commenced forthwith.  Further, that an inquiry be established into the adequacy of legislative safeguards against harmful pollution of our air, water and soil natural resources.

 

No. 2 – Fumes

from a Mount

Barker Foundry.

   3.

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

        By the President -

                 Report of Auditor-General and Treasurer’s Financial Statements, 1998-99 - Parts A and B.

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

                 Budget Outcomes - Treasurer’s Annual Report to Parliament, 1998-99.

                 Roxby Downs and Stuart Indenture - Amending Deed.

        By the Attorney-General (The Hon. K. T. Griffin) -

                 Livestock Advisory Groups - Report, 1998-99.

 

Papers.

   4.

The Attorney-General tabled a copy of a Report required under section 5 of the Criminal Law (Undercover Operations) Act 1995, dated 29/9/99.

 

Paper Tabled.

   5.

The Minister for Transport and Urban Planning (The Hon. D. V. Laidlaw) tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Industry and Trade (The Hon. I. F. Evans, M.P.) concerning matters raised in relation to the Chief Executive Officer of the Department of Industry and Trade.

 

Paper Tabled.

   6.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to ensure payment to the Crown of certain amounts on account of the construction of a bridge between Goolwa and Hindmarsh Island; and for other purposes.

                 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.

 

Hindmarsh

Island Bridge

Bill.

   7.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Police (Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) Act 1985.

                 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.

 

Police

(Complaints and Disciplinary Proceedings) (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill.

   8.

The Attorney-General, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Listening Devices Act 1972.

                 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.

 

Listening

Devices

(Miscellaneous)

Amendment Bill.

   9.

Ordered - That Notice of Motion (Government Business) No. 4 be an Order of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

10.

The Minister for Transport and Urban Planning, by leave, tabled a copy of a Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Environment and Heritage (The Hon. D. C. Kotz, M.P.) concerning a Progress Report on the Select Committee on Water Allocations in the South East.

 

Paper Tabled.

11.

The Minister for Disability Services (The Hon. R. D. Lawson), pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Office of the Ageing Act 1995.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill introduced and read a first time.

                 The Minister for Disability Services then moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

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

 

Office for

the Ageing

(Advisory Board)

Amendment Bill.

12.

The Minister for Disability Services, pursuant to notice, moved - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Guardianship and Administration Act 1993.

                 Question put and passed.

                 Bill introduced and read a first time.

                 The Minister for Disability Services then moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

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

 

Guardianship and Administration (Miscellaneous)

Amendment Bill.

13.

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.

14.

Ordered - That the remaining Orders of the Day (Government Business) be Orders of the Day for next day of sitting.

 

Postponement

of Business.

15.

Ordered - That the Council, at its rising, do adjourn until Tuesday, 19 October 1999, at fifteen minutes past two o’clock.

 

Next Day

of Sitting.

16.

Council adjourned at five minutes to six o’clock until Tuesday, 19 October 1999, 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. 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. T. G. Roberts

The Hon. C. V. Schaefer

The Hon. J. F. Stefani

The Hon. N. Xenophon

The Hon. C. Zollo