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Minutes of Proceedings for Meeting 85 on Wednesday 8 May 2019



Minutes of Proceedings for Meeting 85 on Wednesday 8 May 2019

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Parliamentary Record 19


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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS: Wednesday 8 May 2019 Ms Uibo moved the following amendment. Omit the words 'discontinue its policy of' and insert in their place 'consider alternatives to its policy of". Mrs Lambley, Mr Higgins, Mr Wood, Mr McConnell, Ms Ah Kit. On the motion of Mr Guyula debate was adjourned. 12. MOTION: AGRIBUSINESS Mr Higgins (Leader of the Opposition), pursuant to notice, moved: That this Assembly: recognises that the agribusiness sector is a critical part of the Northern Territory economy; notes with concern a number of future policy decisions will have a detrimental impact on this sector; and calls on the Government to complete a Strategic Ian in consultation with the sector. Mr Wood, Mr Kirby. Mr Kirby moved the following amendment. Remove all the words after This assembly' and replace with: recognises that the agribusiness sector is a critical part of the Northern Territory economy; notes that change in domestic and international market conditions, environmental factors, logistics infrastructure and government decision-making all impact on the success of the agribusiness sector; and Government will continue its work with the agribusiness sector in developing and implementing co-operative plans to build agribusiness in the Northern Territory. Mr McCarthy, Mrs Finocchiaro. Debate adjourned. 13. APPROPRIATION (2019-2020) BILL 2019 (SERIAL 88) Resumption of debate on the question that the Bill be read a second time. Mr Sievers, Ms Nelson, Mr Paech. Debate adjourned. 14. NOTICES By leave, the following notice was given: Ms Manison (Treasurer) will move on the next Meeting Day that the Revenue Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 and Property Activation Bill 2019 be considered together through all stages, except for consideration in detail where they will be considered separately. 15. ADJOURNMENT Ms Fyles (Leader of Government Business) moved that the Assembly adjourn. Mr Paech, Ms Uibo, Ms Ah Kit, Ms Wakefield, Ms Nelson. The Assembly adjourned at 21.00 until Thursday 9 May 2019 at 10.00. 535

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