Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1996 Week 5 Hansard (15 May) . . Page.. 1237..
MR SPEAKER: Members, I am pleased to announce the presence in the gallery of a delegation from the Selangor State Legislative Assembly, Malaysia, headed by the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, the Hon. Dato Haji Saidin bin Tamby. I bid you all a warm welcome to both the ACT and Australia.
MR SPEAKER: I would also like to announce the presence in the gallery of a group from the Dickson Seniors Network. You, in turn, are most welcome to your Assembly.
The Clerk: The following petition has been lodged for presentation:
By Mr Hird, from 30 residents, requesting that the lease and development application for the community sporting facilities in McKellar be approved.
The terms of this petition will be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate Minister.
The petition read as follows:
To the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory:
The petition of certain residents of the Australian Capital Territory draws to the attention of the Assembly that the undersigned residents living in the Belconnen community totally support the proposed