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Minutes of Proceedings Day 1 - Tuesday 16 June 2015



Minutes of Proceedings Day 1 - Tuesday 16 June 2015

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Parliamentary Record 21


Minutes of Proceedings for 12th Assembly 2012 - 2016; ParliamentNT; Parliamentary Record; 12th Assembly 2012 - 2016




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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS Tuesday 16 June 2015 628 11. MINISTERIAL STATEMENT INDIGENOUS EDUCATION REVIEW IMPLEMENTATION STATEMENT NOTED Mr Chandler (Minister for Education) made a statement regarding Indigenous Education in the Northern Territory. Mr Chandler moved That the Assembly take note of the Statement. Debate ensued. Extension of Time: On the motion of Mr McCarthy (Member for Barkly), Ms Walker (Member for Nhulunbuy) was granted an extension of time. Debate continued. Question put and passed. 12. MINISTERIAL STATEMENT DEFENCE AND THE NORTHERN TERRITORY STATEMENT NOTED Resumption of debate on the question - That the Assembly take note of the Statement. Debate resumed. Question put and passed. 13. PAPERS The Acting Deputy Speaker tabled the following Papers 1. Remuneration Tribunal Determination, Travel Report, Member for Arafura, Mr Francis Kurrupuwu travel to Darwin to attend Sittings and additional day work in my Parliament House Office on 27th February 2015, pursuant to clause 4.12, dated 30 April 2015 (Paper 1382); and 2. Legislative Assembly Division of Blain By-Election Saturday 12 April 2014, Election Report (Paper 1383). 14. MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE LICENCE ALLOCATIONS UNDER THE WATER ACT The Acting Deputy Speaker advised the Assembly that Mr McCarthy (Member for Barkly) had proposed a definite Matter of Public Importance The mismanagement of licence allocations under the Water Act by the Minister for Land Resource Management and the implication of the Supreme Courts decision stating the Minister erred in conducting a merits based review of the Water Controllers decisions. Having received the necessary support - Discussion ensued. Discussion concluded. 15. ADJOURNMENT Mr Tollner (Treasurer) moved - That the Assembly do now adjourn. The Assembly adjourned at 9.08pm until Wednesday 17 June 2015 at 10.00am. ____________________ PAPERS The following paper was deemed to have been Tabled on 16 June 2015 - Joint Management Plan: Mary River National Park, March 2015 (Paper 1381) ______________________

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