Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2009 Week 9 Hansard (19 August) . . Page.. 3291..
Wednesday, 19 August 2009
The Assembly met at 10 am.
MR SPEAKER (Mr Rattenbury) took the chair and asked members to stand in silence and pray or reflect on their responsibilities to the people of the Australian Capital Territory.
The following petition was lodged for presentation, by Mr Hanson, from 45 residents:
Canberra Hospital—petition No 100
To the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory
This petition of certain residents of the Australian Capital Territory draws to the attention of the Assembly that the Planning Minister (at the request of the Health Minister) has used "call-in"powers to approve demolition of a 3-storey carpark at Canberra Hospital and building on that site a 9-storey carpark which would tower above the new mental health precinct.
Your petitioners therefore request that the Assembly direct the Minister for Health and the government to:
The Clerk having announced that the terms of the petition would be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate minister, the petition was received.
Courts and Tribunal (Appointments) Amendment Bill 2009
Mrs Dunne, pursuant to notice, presented the bill and its explanatory statement.
Title read by Clerk.