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Minutes of Proceedings Day 2 - Tuesday 28 November 2012



Minutes of Proceedings Day 2 - Tuesday 28 November 2012

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Parliamentary Record 2


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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS - Wednesday 28 November 2012 50 Debate ensued. The Leader of Government Business (Mr Elferink) moved That the debate be adjourned. Question - put. The Assembly divided (the Speaker, Hon. K. Purick, in the Chair) - AYES, 15 NOES, 9 Ms Anderson Ms Fyles Mr Chandler Mr Gunner Mr Conlan Mr Henderson Mr Elferink Ms Lawrie Ms Finocchiaro Mr McCarthy Mr Giles Mr Vatskalis Mr Higgins Mr Vowles Mr Kurrupuwu Ms Walker Mrs Lambley Mr Wood Ms Lee Mr Mills Mrs Price Mr Styles Mr Tollner Mr Westra van Holthe And so it was resolved in the affirmative. Debate adjourned accordingly. 6. PLANNING AMENDMENT BILL 2012 (Serial 6) PASS BILL THROUGH ALL STAGES: The Chief Minister (Mr Mills), pursuant to notice, moved - That so much of Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent the Planning Amendment Bill 2012 (Serial 6) passing through all stages on Wednesday 28 November 2012. Debate ensued. Question put and passed. 7. VICTIMS OF CRIME ASSISTANCE AMENDMENT BILL 2012 (Serial 10): The Attorney-General and Minister for Justice (Mr Elferink), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the amend the Victims of Crime Assistance Act. Bill read a first time. Mr Elferink moved That the Bill be now read a second time. Debate ensued. Paper tabled: Mr Elferink laid on the Table the following Paper Explanatory Statement, Victims of Crime Assistance Amendment Bill 2012 (Paper 144). On the motion of the Member for Nhulunbuy (Ms Walker) debate was adjourned. 8. CRIMINAL CODE AMENDMENT (VIOLENT ACT CAUSING DEATH) BILL 2012 (Serial 3): The Order of the Day having been read for the resumption of debate on the question That the Bill be now read a second time Debate resumed. ______________ Visitors: The Speaker advised Members of the presence in the public galleries of Year 3/4 Holy Spirit Primary School students accompanied by Ms OHalloran. On behalf of all Members the Speaker extended a warm welcome to the visitors. ______________