Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1996 Week 9 Hansard (29 August) . . Page.. 2822..
Debate resumed from 27 June 1996, on motion by Mr Humphries:
That this Bill be agreed to in principle.
MR WHITECROSS (Leader of the Opposition) (4.45): Mr Speaker, I rise to indicate that the Opposition will be supporting this legislation.
Debate (on motion by Mr Moore) adjourned.
MR SPEAKER: I have been notified in writing of the nominations of Mr Hird, Mr Kaine, Ms McRae, Mr Moore, Ms Tucker and Mr Wood to be members of the Estimates Committee.
Motion (by Mr Humphries) agreed to:
That the Members so nominated be appointed as members of the Select Committee on Estimates 1996-97.
Motion (by Mr Humphries) proposed:
That the Assembly do now adjourn.
MR DE DOMENICO (Minister for Urban Services) (4.46): Mr Speaker, I would like to draw to the attention of the house a couple of press releases that were put out by Ms Horodny in recent times. The first one said, "Greens do Government's job to control truck parking in the suburbs". One of the lines was:
In May the Government announced some rules on the parking of trucks in residential streets which were so weak that they were criticised by everyone except truck drivers.