Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2005 Week 13 Hansard (15 November) . . Page.. 4083..
Tuesday, 15 November 2005
MR SPEAKER (Mr Berry) took the chair at 10.30 am, made a formal recognition that the Assembly was meeting on the lands of the 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 18
MR STEFANIAK: I present the following report:
Legal Affairs—Standing Committee (performing the duties of a Scrutiny of Bills and Subordinate Legislation Committee)—Scrutiny Report 18, dated 14 November 2005, together with the relevant minutes of proceedings.
MR STEFANIAK (Ginninderra) (10. 31): I seek leave to make a brief statement.
MR STEFANIAK: Scrutiny report 18 contains the committee's comments on five bills, 37 pieces of subordinate legislation, four government responses and two regulatory impact statements. The report was circulated to members when the Assembly was not sitting. I commend the report to the Assembly.
Leave of Absence
Motion (by Mrs Burke ) agreed to:
That leave of absence be given to Mr Seselja for this sitting.
Planning and Environment-Standing Committee
MR GENTLEMAN (Brindabella) (10. 32): I present the following report:
Planning and Environment-Standing Committee-Report 16-Tenth Annual Conference of Parliamentary Environment and Public Works Committees-Report on the Sustainability and Bushfire Recovery Conference, 28-30 September 2005, dated 11 November 2005, together with a copy of the extracts of the relevant minutes of proceedings.
I seek leave to move a motion authorising the report for publication.
MR GENTLEMAN: I move:
That the report be authorised for publication.
Question resolved in the affirmative.