Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2007 Week 3 Hansard (15 March) . . Page.. 677..
MR STANHOPE (continuing):
The second aspect of this, and why we know it is such a stunt, why we know it is deliberate obstruction, is that all these papers were released by the coroner. They are all publicly available. They are all out there. This is a stunt. You do not have to come to me to get these documents tabled. Just go and get them. They are available. They are out there. They are in the ether. I cannot believe you have not got them. This is how serious you were about the issue: you did not even get the documents that were available. They were released to the coroner.
Mrs Burke: They were not.
MR STANHOPE: I have seen them published in the Canberra Times. This illustrates the extent to which—(Time expired.)
Motion (by Ms MacDonald ) proposed:
That the question be now put.
A call of the Assembly having commenced—
Mr Stanhope: You are a joke! They're out there. What a dumb—
Mr Pratt: You blocked the streets of Civic with fire trucks. You're the joke!
Mr Stanhope: It just goes to show that what you get with Mr Stefaniak is what you see: a dopey big buffoon.
MR SPEAKER: Order! Withdraw that, Mr Stanhope.
Mr Stanhope: I withdraw.
The Assembly voted—
Question so resolved in the affirmative.
MR SPEAKER: The question now is that the standing orders be suspended.
Question resolved in the negative.
Motion (by Mr Corbell ) proposed:
That the Assembly do now adjourn.