Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2002 Week 9 Hansard (20 August) . . Page.. 2458..
MR STANHOPE (continuing):
Mr Speaker, I have outlined just a few of the initiatives proposed in the spring 2002 program. The program contains a number of diverse and interesting items which the government considers important for the community and good governance. I seek the cooperation of all members in the timely consideration of these bills.
Mr Speaker, I commend the spring 2002 legislation program to the Assembly.
Mr Stanhope presented the following paper:
ACT Legislative Assembly Election 2001-Review of the Electoral Act 1992.
Appropriation Bill 2002-2003
Papers and statement by minister
MR QUINLAN (Treasurer, Minister for Economic Development, Business and Tourism, Minister for Sport, Racing and Gaming and Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Corrections): Mr Speaker, for the information of members, I present the following papers:
Appropriation Bill 2002-2003-
Proposed Government amendments to the Appropriation Bill 2002-2003-Explanatory memorandum.
Update to the 2002-2003 Budget papers.
I seek leave to make a short statement.
MR QUINLAN: I have presented an update of the agency financial statements presented as part of 2002-03 budget papers. Revised Budget Paper No 4 has been produced to reflect the administrative arrangement orders announced on 1 July 2002, which created the new Department of Disability, Housing and Community Services, and the subsequent transfer of interagency responsibilities, appropriation and budget.
Mr Speaker, copies of these statements were supplied to the Select Committee on Estimates, prior to the commencement of Assembly sittings, to assist with deliberations.
I have also tabled proposed amendments to Appropriation Bill 2002-2003 in the format of an explanatory memorandum. I commend the papers to the Assembly.
Mr Quinlan presented the following papers:
Revised 2002-2003 Ownership Agreements between the Treasurer and the following Chief Executives and Executives: