Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2002 Week 1 Hansard (12 November) . . Page.. 3..
Electorate of Molonglo
Mr Gary Humphries
Ms Kerrie Tucker
Mr Simon Corbell
Mr Ted Quinlan
Ms Katy Gallagher
Mrs Helen Cross
Mr Greg Cornwell
5 November 2001
The elected members made and subscribed an oath or affirmation of allegiance.
The Chief Justice having retired-
Election of Speaker
The Clerk informed members of the requirement of standing order 1 (d) that the Assembly now proceed to elect a Speaker.
MR HARGREAVES: I propose Wayne Berry as Speaker of the Assembly and I move:
That Mr Berry take the Chair of the Assembly as Speaker.
The Clerk: Does the member accept the nomination?
MR BERRY: I accept the nomination.
The Clerk: Is there any further proposal?
The time for proposals has expired. There being no further proposal, I declare Mr Wayne Berry, the member proposed, to have been elected as Speaker.
Mr Speaker having taken the chair-
MR SPEAKER: Members, thank you for that vote of confidence.
Election of Chief Minister
MR SPEAKER: Members, the next item of business is the election of the Chief Minister.
MR QUINLAN: Mr Speaker, firstly, congratulations on your appointment. I propose that Jon Stanhope be elected as Chief Minister for the Australian Capital Territory and I move:
That Mr Stanhope be elected Chief Minister for the Territory.