Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2001 Week 8 Hansard (7 August) . . Page.. 2484..
MR HUMPHRIES (continuing):
Section 19B of the act allows for the appropriation of any new Commonwealth specific purpose payments. The departments and amounts included in these instruments are: $75,000 to the Department of Education and Community Services, the SPP providing funding for the indigenous community sport development program and the ACT coaching centre; $1.25 million to the Department of Urban Services, the SPP being for the Commonwealth roads to recovery program; and $2.412 million allocated to the Department of Health, Housing and Community Care to compensate for the FBT transitional allowance. I commend these papers to the Assembly.
Territory Owned Corporations Act
Papers and statement by minister
MR HUMPHRIES (Chief Minister, Minister for Community Affairs and Treasurer): For the information of members, I present the following papers:
Statement of corporate intent for ACTEW Corporation Ltd for 2001-2002 to 2004-2005, pursuant to subsection 19 (3).
Statement for ACTEW Corporation Limited, pursuant to paragraph 9 (2) (b)-Change in principal activities of two subsidiary companies: ACTEW Retail Limited; and ACTEW Distribution Limited, dated August 2001.
I ask for leave to make a statement.
MR HUMPHRIES: In accordance with paragraph 9 (2) (b) of the Territory Owned Corporations Act 1990, I have tabled a statement in relation to Actew Corporation Ltd's subsidiary companies arising from the Actew and Australian Gas Light Company partnership arrangements. The two Actew subsidiary companies in the partnership are Actew Retail Ltd and Actew Distribution Ltd. The principal activities of these two companies have changed as a result of joint venture arrangements. The constitutions of both companies have therefore been amended to reflect their changed roles.
Finance and Public Administration-Standing Committee
Finance Committee Report No 11-government response
MR HUMPHRIES (Chief Minister, Minister for Community Affairs and Treasurer) (4.05): I present the following paper:
Finance and Public Administration-Standing Committee (incorporating the Public Accounts Committee)-Finance Committee Report No 11-Appropriation Bill 2000-2001 (No 2) (presented 1 May 2001)-Government response.
That the Assembly takes note of the paper.