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Minutes of Proceedings for Meeting 72 on Tuesday 27 November 2018

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Title

Minutes of Proceedings for Meeting 72 on Tuesday 27 November 2018

Other title

Parliamentary Record 16

Collection

Minutes of Proceedings for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; ParliamentNT; Parliamentary Record; 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020

Date

2018-11-27

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory

Language

English

Subject

Minutes of Proceedings

Publisher name

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory

Place of publication

Darwin

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application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/305299

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/359648

Page content

MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS: Tuesday 27 November 2018 5. Mr Higgins (Leader of the Opposition), pursuant to Standing Order 72, gave notice to amend the motion on Commercial Fishing to read as follows: That this Assembly: Acknowledges the importance of both commercial and recreational fishing to the Northern Territory economy; Recognises the continued and growing importance of Indigenous Territorians to the fishing industry; and Notes the impact of the 2008 decision of the High Court of Australia in the Blue Mud Bay case on Northern Territory fisheries 6. Mrs Finocchiaro (Member for Spillett) will move on the next General Business Day That this Assembly: Recognises the importance of certainty to business investment decisions; Acknowledges that the Government's infrastructure program is a very significant economic spend and supports hundreds of Territorians; Understands that Construction is one of the Territories largest employers; and Calls on the Government to publish accurate, timely and correct information in relation to the infrastructure program 7. Mr Higgins (Leader of the Opposition) will move on the next General Business Day That this Assembly: Recognises the importance of attracting major film productions to the Territory; Calls on Government to make the Territory the world's most attractive location to film or produce a movie; and Calls on Government to benchmark the incentives on offer to the film industry domestically and internationally. 8. Mrs Finocchiaro (Member for Spillett) will move on the next General Business Day That this Assembly: Recognises the importance of the ICT industry to the Territory economy; Acknowledges the capacity and capability of the Territory ICT industry; and Calls on the Government to commit to a contestability study for Government ICT contracts awarded Calls on Government to provide additional support to local ICT businesses. 9. Mr Higgins (Leader of the Opposition) will move on the next General Business Day That this Assembly: Recognises the importance of boat ramps as being as an essential piece of recreational fishing infrastructure; Calls on Government to conduct an audit of all recreational fishing infrastructure across the Territory; and 437


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