Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2004 Week 3 Hansard (9 March) . . Page.. 867..
Tuesday, 9 March 2004
The Assembly met at 10.30 am.
MR SPEAKER (Mr Berry) took the chair and made a formal recognition that the Assembly was meeting on the lands of traditional owners, and asked members to stand in silence and pray or reflect on their responsibilities to the people of the Australian Capital Territory.
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee
Scrutiny report 45
MR STEFANIAK (10.31): Mr Speaker, I present the following report:
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee (performing the duties of a Scrutiny of Bills and Subordinate Legislation Committee)-Scrutiny Report 45, dated 9 March 2004, together with the relevant minutes of proceedings.
I seek leave to move that the report be authorised for publication.
MR STEFANIAK: I move:
That the report be authorised for publication.
Question resolved in the affirmative.
MR STEFANIAK: Mr Speaker, I seek leave to make a brief statement.
MR STEFANIAK: Scrutiny report 45 contains the committee's comments on seven bills, 12 pieces of subordinate legislation and one government response. The report is currently being prepared and photocopied, and will be distributed to members shortly. I commend the report to the Assembly.
Building Bill 2003
Debate resumed from 4 March 2004.
Clause 1 agreed to.
Clauses 2 to 29, by leave, taken together and agreed to.