Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2000 Week 7 Hansard (10 July) . . Page.. 2371..
The Assembly met at 10.30 am, in accordance with the notice fixed by the Speaker on request in writing from an absolute majority of Members, pursuant to the resolution of the Assembly of 9 December 1999.
MR SPEAKER (Mr Cornwell) took the chair and asked members to stand in silence and pray or reflect on their responsibilities to the people of the Australian Capital Territory.
Motion (by Mr Stanhope ), by leave, agreed to:
"(3) The Committee report by the last sitting day of August 2000.".
MR HUMPHRIES (Treasurer, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Community Safety) (10.35): Mr Speaker, I move:
That so much of the standing and temporary orders be suspended as would prevent the following business having precedence over all other business in the routine of business this sitting day:
(1) Presentation, by leave and consideration of Supervised Injecting Place Trial Amendment Bill 2000 on suspension of standing orders;
(2) Reconsideration of Appropriation Bill 2000-2001 on rescission of the vote relating to the agreement to Bill;
(3) Resumption of debate on the motion to take note of the papers relating to the Interactive Gambling Report to the Assembly; and
(4) Presentation of papers.