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Minutes of Proceedings Day 1 - Tuesday 15 February 2011

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Title

Minutes of Proceedings Day 1 - Tuesday 15 February 2011

Other title

Parliamentary Record 17

Collection

Minutes of Proceedings for 11th Assembly 2008 - 2012; ParliamentNT; Parliamentary Record; 11th Assembly 2008 - 2012

Date

2011-02-15

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

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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/10070/277819

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/423438

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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS - Tuesday 15 February 2011 Dr Burns: To present the Public Sector Employment and Management Amendment Bill 2011 (Serial 146). Statement by Speaker: The Speaker advised Members of the impending Cyclone Carlos rain front and would further advise Members accordingly as events developed. 8. QUESTIONS: 2.02pm Mr Mills to Mr Henderson and supplementary by Mr Mills. 2.04pm Mr Mills to Mr Henderson supplementary. Distinguished visitor: The Speaker advised Members of the presence in the public gallery of Ms Natasha Griggs MHR, Member for Solomon for the Northern Territory. , On behalf of all Members the Speaker extended a warm welcome to the distinguished visitor. 2.06pm Ms Scrymgour to Mr Henderson. 2.09pm Mr Mills to Mr Henderson. 2.13pm Ms Walker to Ms Lawrie. 2.15pm Mr Mills to Mr Henderson. 2.18pm Mr Wood to Mr McCarthy. 2.22pm Mr Gunner to Ms Lawrie. Papers tabled: Ms Lawrie laid on the Table the following Paper Email, Sue Fraser to Mr Tollner re loyalty of Mr Tollner to CLP Party (Paper 1185). 2.25pm Mr Mills to Mr Henderson. 2.30pm Mr Gunner to Mr Henderson. 2.32pm Ms Anderson to Mr Hampton. 2.36pm Mr Wood to Ms McCarthy. 2.39pm Mr Conlan to Mr Henderson. 2.43pm Ms Scrymgour to Mr Vatskalis. 2.46pm Mr Giles to Mr Henderson. 2.50pm Ms Walker to Dr Burns. 2.54pm Mr Conlan to Mr Henderson. Suspension of Standing Orders: And the Member for Greatorex (Mr Conlan) moved That so much of Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent him censuring the Northern Territory government and all its Ministers for lack of law and order in Alice Springs. The Leader of Government (Dr Burns) informed the Assembly that the government accepted the motion as a censure motion, pursuant to Standing Order 95. The Leader of Government Business (Dr Burns) asked that further questions be placed on the Written Question Paper. 9. CENSURE OF NORTHERN TERRITORY GOVERNMENT RE LAW AND ORDER IN ALICE SPRINGS MOTION NEGATIVED: The Member for Greatorex (Mr Conlan) moved That so much of Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent him censuring the Northern Territory government and all its Ministers for: (a) its fundamental incapacity to protect Territorians from the criminal element in our community and; (b) its consequential failure to protect the whole of the Territory Community from flow on effects of crime in our community. Debate ensued. 607