Legislative Assembly for the ACT: Week 5 Hansard (13 May) . . Page.. 1843..
Your petitioners therefore request that the Assembly to call on the Minister for Planning Mr Simon Corbell MLA to immediately have a full inquiry into the circumstances which allowed this erroneous situation to occur, or that the Assembly itself hold a PUBLIC inquiry through one of its own Committees on this serious issue.
The Clerk having announced that the terms of the petitions would be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate minister, the petitions were received.
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee
Scrutiny Report 48
MR STEFANIAK (5.29): I present the following report:
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee (performing the duties of a Scrutiny of Bills and Subordinate Legislation Committee)-Scrutiny Report 48, dated 12 May 2004, together with the relevant minutes of proceedings.
I seek leave to make a brief statement on the report.
MR STEFANIAK: Scrutiny report 48 contains the committee's comments on 28 pieces of subordinate legislation and one government response. The report was circulated to members out of session. I will add a response-I do not know whether this is in it-to the report, which I received about an hour ago from Mr Corbell. I think that can be-
MR SPEAKER: I think you need to seek leave to table it.
MR STEFANIAK: I seek leave to have that incorporated into the report, Mr Speaker. I think that is very handy for members. I thank the minister for the prompt response.
MR SPEAKER: It would be better for you to seek leave to table it.
MR STEFANIAK: I seek leave to table it.
MR SPEAKER: In due course you will have to get the committee to agree to have it incorporated in the report.
MR STEFANIAK: I table the following paper:
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee (performing the duties of a Scrutiny of Bills and Subordinate Legislation Committee)-Scrutiny Report 48-Government response in relation to Subordinate Law SL2004-12, dated 13 May 2004.
Subordinate Law LS2004-12
Motion for disallowance