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2013 subject index

From 6 November 2012 to 28 November 2013


EXPLANATION OF ABBREVIATIONS
amdts, amendments; detail, debated at the detail stage; expst, explanatory statement; m, motion; mfd, motion for disallowance; mnrs, ministerial response; mnst, ministerial statement; mso, motion for the suspension of standing orders; mgc, motion of grave concern; mnc, motion of no confidence; mwc, motion of want of confidence; nm, notice of motion; perexp, personal explanation; prin, debated at the in-principle stage; q, question; qn, question on notice; refcom, reference to committee; wdrl, withdrawal.


A B C D E F G H I K L M N P Q R S T V W Y

ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER AFFAIRS
Government expenditure, 2451qn

ABORIGINALS AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS
Apology, 499, 550
Education, 752, 835q
Elected body, 4144
Health, 2775
Programs and initiatives, mnst 2753
Public service staff, 1899qn
Reconciliation, 2387
Representatives, 263, 1551, 714
Students, 1249q, 2187qn
Support, 1280
Yunupingu, 2347

ACT AMBULANCE SERVICE
Cardiac monitors, 3594q, 3714q, 3817q, 3839q
Culture, 4120q
Management, 4283q, 4284q, 4288q, 4434q, 4441q, 4539q
Performance, 610q

ACT BURLEY GRIFFIN CANOE CLUB
Activities, 4493

ACT CENTENARY
Importance, 100

ACT CHAMBER OF WOMEN IN BUSINESS
Activities, 3422

ACT CORRECTIVE SERVICES
Thoroughcare extension, 3222

ACT EMERGENCY SERVICES
Stations, 3136q, 3718q, 3761
Management, 4030, 4043

ACT GAMBLING AND RACING COMMISSION
Outputs and savings, 4531qn

ACT LIBERALS
Complaints, 969q

ACT POLICING
Alcohol enforcement, 3248q, 3490q, 4156q

ACT PUBLIC SERVICE
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, 1899qn
Annual reports, 1368, 1818, 2230
Background checks, 3262q
Bullying, 3924
Disability employment strategy, 2722q
Employees, 3544qn
Executive contracts, 89, 390, 1641, 2228
Executive staff, 652qn
Wage negotiations, 2614q

ACT REMOTE CONTROL CAR CLUB
Road titles, 1063

ACT RURAL FIRE SERVICE
Brigade numbers, 4529qn

ACT SCREEN INVESTMENT FUND
Status, 1293qn

ACTEW CORPORATION LTD
Annual report, 1047
Corporate intent, 4208
Dividend payments, 1632q
Executive remuneration, 1627q, 1716q, 1717q, 2216q
Governance, 1831, 2386
Hospitality, 1346q, 1432q
Management, 831q, 1436q, 1466, 1548q, 1635q, 1641q, 1901q, 2187q, 2396q
Managing director, 1115q, 1117q, 1118q, 1240q, 1241q, 1243q, 1345q, 1350q, 1901q
Murrumbidgee augmentation project, 1354q
Water billing, 3904q

ACTION BUS SERVICE
Bike racks, 701qn
Dead running, 4520qn
Enterprise agreement, 1578qn, 1844q
Fleet, 4423q
Fuel use, 1298qn
MyWay terminals, 343, mnrs 1071
Network, 4435q
Patronage, 2283q, 3546qn, 3872qn
Statistics, 1301qn
Weston Creek, 1544q

ACTTAB LTD
Alleged fraud, 1358q, 1549q
Motion on the notice paper, 4461
Proposed sale, 4462, 4467

ALCOHOL
Ignition interlock device, 1809

ALEXANDER MACONOCHIE CENTRE
Capacity, 2291q, 3585q, 3620, 3586q, mnst 3617, 3699q, 3721q, 3905q, 4125q, 4157q, 4345
Lockdowns, 4430q, 4441q
Needle and syringe program, 171q
Recidivism rates, 4189q

ALLAN, MR D
Death, 3864

AMAROO
Planning, 1841q, 3208q
Residential properties, 2045q

ANIMAL WELFARE
Sales code, 3836q

ANZAC DAY
Aged veterans, 1507
Commemoration, 1665

ARTHRITIS ACT
Activities, 2668

ARTS
Ainslie and Gorman House arts centres, 4003q
Australian National Capital Artists (ANCA), 1379
Belconnen Arts Centre, 3862, 4051
Canberra Critics Circle awards, 4359
Capital Arts Patrons Organisation, 4367
CAT theatre awards, 769, 904
Cultural Facilities Corporation, 4156qn
Functions, attendances, 2176
Funding, 2213q, 2441
Public, 474q, 994q
Street Theatre, 3005q
Support, 966q
Tuggeranong Arts Centre, 1845q
Tuggeranong Community Arts Association, 3820q, 3845q, 3992q, 4156q

ATLAS OF LIVING AUSTRALIA
Environmental encyclopedia, 424

AUDITOR-GENERAL
Audit findings, 472q, 1302q
Legislation, 1805, 3074

AUSTRALIA CHINA FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY
Activities, 4237

AUSTRALIA DAY
Awards, 549, 550

AUSTRALIA-THAILAND ASSOCIATION
Midwinter dinner, 3421

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TOURISM
Pilot initiatives, 2799qn

AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS
ACT chapter, 2782

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CONNECT VENTURES
Funding, 1291qn, 1294qn

AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC SERVICE
Job relocations, 1746

AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL
Activities, 1877

BALFOUR, MR D
Death, 640

BEEKEEPING
Urban areas, 1951q

BELCONNEN
Parking, 3533

BELCONNEN ARTS CENTRE
Planning, 3862

BELCONNEN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE
Opening, 4239

BELCONNEN HIGH SCHOOL
Navaratri celebrations, 3763

BELCONNEN SKATE PARK
Importance, 1881

BERGER, COMMODORE P
Death, 112

BILLS

BICYCLES
Cycling, 1352q, 1851q
Electric, 1517
Power assist pedalecs, 1610
Storage, 1720q, 1888qn, 2465q

BONNER
Supermarkets, 2402q, 2466q

BOSOM BUDDIES
Cancer support group, 425

BRANCH OUT CAFE
Social enterprise, 903

BRAVEHEARTS
Child protection, 3866

BRINDABELLA ELECTORATE
Community groups, 334

BRINDABELLA WOMEN’S GROUP
Photographic exhibition, 3296

BROWN, DR P
Margaret Tobin award, 2444

BRUCE
Block 5 section 32, call-in powers, 1862

BUDGET
Community sector, 2399q
Concessions, 3002q
Cost of living statement, 2285q
Debate, 2238, 2289q, 2405, 2571, 2590
Deficit, 164q
Election promises, 2020q
Expenditure restraint, 872, 886
Health expenditure, 2286q, 2301q
Lease variation charge, 67q, 734q, 1490, 1575qn, 2145q, 3874qn, 4515qn
Presentation, 2217
Priorities, 3022, 3044
Program allocations, 3875qn
Rates, 2279q, 2460qn
Review, 623, 2140
Savings, 2854q, 3904q, 4508qn
Sport expenditure, 2289q
Superannuation, 374q, 834q
Surplus, 2857q

BUSHFIRES
Blue Mountains, 3646
Falling trees, 640
Fuel management plan, 4528qn
Macarthur horse paddocks, 1847q
Management, 482q, 499q, 515
Preparedness, 2728q, 3004q, 3266q, 3391, 3607q, 4420q

BUSINESS
Buy local campaign, 1896qn
Cafe Ink, Woden, 3299
ClubsACT awards, 1972
Company liability, 253
Development strategy, 3227
Export market, 3359q
Fuel prices, 2123, 2383
Licences, 1254q, 2371
National Broadband Network, 1898qn
Red tape, 613q, 1360q, 1891qn, 2715, 2794qn
Supermarkets, 1596, 1931q
Support, 1534q, 1549q
Telstra awards, 2670

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Pilot initiatives, 2797qn

CALWELL
Planning, 2065, 2079
Swimming pool, proposed, 3665

CANBERRA
Heritage festival, 2038q
Trail, funding, 605q, 622q

CANBERRA AIRPORT
Virgin lounge, 1126q

CANBERRA BONSAI SOCIETY
Activities, 2439

CANBERRA CENTENARY
Celebrations, 370q, 960q, 997, 1001, 1005, 1156, 1167, 1305q, mnst 1797, 1941q, 1944q, 1948q, 2465q, 3762, 4214, 4427q
Skywhale, 2454qn, 2455qn, 2457qn, 2458qn, 2459qn

CANBERRA CITY BAND
Support, 4366

CANBERRA FRIENDS OF DILI
Ceremony, 3645

CANBERRA HIGHLAND GATHERING
Event, 3860

CANBERRA HOMELESS CONNECT
Acknowledgement, 2776

CANBERRA HOSPITAL
Adult Mental Health Unit, 651qn, 182q
Bullying, alleged, 288q
Complaints, 1431q
Data centre, 2869q, 2991q, 3139q, 3549qn
Emergency categories, 3347q
Emergency department, 949q, 3588q
Emergency evacuation, 3985q
Extension, 3987q
Fundraising activities, 3901q
Infrastructure planning, 1023q
Mental Health Assessment Unit, 651qn
Operating theatres, 652qn

CANBERRA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Alleged bullying mnst 3767

CANBERRA PHILATELIC SOCIETY
Congratulations, 241

CANBERRA REFUGEE SUPPORT
Activities, 2671

CANBERRA STADIUM
Redevelopment, 1883qn

CANBERRA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Performances, 2176

CENTENARY HOSPITAL FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN
Facilities, 294q
Maternity services, 203, 218

CHIEF MINISTER AND TREASURY DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 681qn
Energy usage, 673qn
Expenditure, 666qn
Outputs and savings, 4521qn
Projects, 655qn
Staff, 654qn

CHILDREN
Abuse, 475q, 1304q
After-school care, 2618q, 2619q, 2741q
Autism, 3283
Boundless Canberra playground, 3416
Care and protection, 1027q, 1030q, 1034q, 1232, 2120, 2380, 3132q, 4193q, 4295q, 4432q
Childcare, 836q, 1369, 1936q
Deaths, 4212
Early intervention, 4131
Neighbourhood playgrounds, 3207qn, 4306
Obesity, 2207q
Services, 1876
Teddy Bears Childcare Centre, 2452qn
Youth support and transition team, 2734q

CHISHOLM HEALTH COOPERATIVE
Opening, 3533

CIVIC
Talking CCTV cameras, 3502q

CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA DAY
Activities, 1277

COE, MS I
Death, 17

COMMERCE AND WORKS DIRECTORATE
Outputs and savings, 4522qn

COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
Education efforts, 552

COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS
Support, 1285qn

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 682qn
Annual report, 4213
Energy usage, 675qn
Expenditure, 669qn
Outputs and savings, 4526qn, 4533qn, 4534qn
Staff, 661qn

COMPANIES
Directors liability, 597

COMPENSATION
National disability scheme, 708
Workers compensation, 3072

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
Activity, 3491q
Building approvals, 2030q
Building awards, 2783
Building quality, 4393
Complaints, 1900qn
Earth awards, 1974
Legislation, 2816, 2945, 3508
Long service leave, 3255q
Support, 2025q
Work safety, 703, 2373

COTTER DAM
Completion, 3641
Cost, 1437q, 1629q, 1715q, 2188q, 2800qn

COURTENAY, MR B AM
Death, 251

COURTS
Administrative decisions, 2114
Backlogs, 383q, 1108, 1145
Industrial court, 4123q
Legislation, 4380
Magistrates Court, 1598, 2681, 3879
Resident judges, 1694, 2313
Youth justice, 1856q, 4438q

CRIME
Criminal assets, 1434q, 2633q
Domestic violence, 113
Gungahlin, 3264q
Justice legislation, 4068
Legislative amendments, 4470
Offences, 252
Statistics, 292q, 1922, 2156q, 3012q, 3015, 3069
Tuggeranong, 2155q, 2463q
Tyre slashing incidents, 3356q, 3505q, 4505qn

DEBT OF HONOUR
Timor military history exhibition, 422

DEFENCE
Vietnam veterans, 3423

DENIEHY, MR D
Contributions, 3067

DENMAN PROSPECT
Sale, 4503qn

DINOSAURS DOWN UNDER
Road show, 2672

DISABILITY SERVICES
ACT government role, 3707q
Disability ACT, 3000q
Funding, 1940q, 2451qn, 2627q
Grants, 3911q, 3916q
Insurance, 3826q
Respite care, 2868q, 4294q, 4538q
Workers compensation, 2865q

DISABLED PERSONS
Awards, 2674
Children, 737q, 3416
DisabilityCare Australia, mnst 3216
Housing, 296q
National insurance scheme, mnst 1592
Respite care, 3361q
Services, 254, 938, 1438q, 1447q
Support, 245
Transport, 1890qn

DIVERSITY ACT
Twilight fair, 1383

DOGS
Belconnen dog park, 244
Family pets, 4492

DOMESTIC ANIMAL SERVICES
Dogs, 991qn

DRUGS
Rehabilitation, 740q

DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD
Activities, 3764

DUO SERVICES
Respite care, 3648, 3862

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 682qn
Energy usage, 674qn
Expenditure, 669qn
Organisational chart, 1297qn, 2785qn
Outputs and savings, 4526qn
Staff, 659qn
Territory Venues and Events, 1884qn
Tourism, Events and Sport Division, 1576qn
Venue and Event Services, 1583qn, 1585qn

ECONOMY
Cost of living, 120, 140, 2330
Employment, 1838q
Exports, 1630q, 4000q
Global conditions, 2150q
Government support, 486q
Gungahlin, 3708q
Job creation, 978
Major events, 1554
Performance, 1723q, 3595q
Policies, 2270, 2302, 2310
Skilled migration, 3125q, 3551q
Trade mission, 1537q, mnst 1903, 1932q, 2163q

EDUCATION
Accommodation needs, 974
Autism, 2397q
Canberra College cares program, 2295q
Canberra Institute of Technology, 1879
Christian Schools Australia, 1504
Curriculum, 3715q
Dyslexia, 119
Early childhood, 149, 162, 643, 1066
Exports, 2462qn
Funding, 1624q, 1696, 1735, 2035q, 2040q, 2149q, 2209q
Galilee School, 2675
Gifted students, 3499q
Giralang Primary School, 3427
Gonski review, 74q
Indigenous students, 752, 835q, 1580qn, 2187qn
International students, 2619q
Literacy and numeracy, 3604q
NAPLAN testing, 1124q
Policy, 85q, 729q
Preschools, 3349q
Public system, 2146q, 2178
Saver Plus budgeting skills, 1279
St Mary MacKillop College, 3421
Student survey, 2041q
Students with learning difficulties, 4085, 4095
Study Canberra initiative, 3350q
Teachers, 1441q, 1540q
Tertiary, 1957
Universities, orientation week, 642
University of Canberra, 1643
World Teachers Day, 3944

EDUCATION AND TRAINING DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 684qn
Annual report, 3616
Energy usage, 678qn
Expenditure, 671qn
Outputs and savings, 4526qn, 4535qn, 4536qn
Staff, 663qn

ELECTION COMMITMENTS COSTING ACT 2012
Review, 3918

ELECTORAL
Election signs, 4149

ELECTRICITY
Feed-in tariff, 480q, 732q, 1305q, 4152qn

EMERGENCY SERVICES
Infrastructure, 2299q, 4514qn
Levy, 4119q
Resignations, 3706q, 4529qn, 4537q
Staff, 550

EMERGENCY SERVICES AGENCY
Management, 4270, 4283q, 4284q, 4288q, 4434q, 4441q, 4539q

EMPLOYMENT
Job creation, 978
Policy, 286q, 953q
Public sector, 2966
Skilled migration, 1890qn, 1895qn, 1897qn
Skills forecast, 2622q
Youth, 1664

ENERGY
Efficiency, 1136q
Electricity prices, 65q, 1853q, 1953q
Renewable, 1730q, 2021q
Smart blocks, 3644
Solar, 4514qn

ENGINEERS AUSTRALIA
Activities, 3425

ENVIRONMENT
Better Place, electric vehicles, 423, 494q, 622q
Biodiversity, 3940
Carbon neutral fund, 657qn
Carbon pricing, 3249q
Climate change, 4302q
Climate Change Council, 3920
Conservation, 1147, 1154, 1449q, 3364q
Election signs, removal, 4149
Emission reductions, 494q, 622q
Grants, 1633q
Greenhouse gas, 853, 870
Heritage legislation, 2110
Kingston Green Square, 3655, 3664
Lake Burley Griffin, 2425
Lakes and waterways, 316
Landcare awards, 3298, 3536
National container deposit scheme, 1218
National Environment Protection Council, 2753
Native species protection, 4070
Secondary water use, 2428
Strategic assessments, 2870q
Urban trees, 4520qn
Water resources, 2374

ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 684qn
Energy usage, 677qn
Expenditure, 671qn
Financial statements, 742q
Staff, 663qn

ERINDALE
Parking, 1737, 1745

FAMILIES
Diversity, 4234, 4387
Initiatives, 4057
Marriage legislation, 3429
Services, 1636q, 2188q

FASHFEST
Congratulations, 1663

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
Election, 3252q

FERGUSON, SIR ALEX
Tribute, 2097

FINANCE
Annual and financial reports, 583
Executive contracts, 1365
Federal budget, 1980, 2031q, 2152q, 2162q, 2166
Government expenditure, 92, 315, 397, 557, 623, 975, 976, 1315, 1366, 1644, 1861, 1915, 1918, 1955, 2424, 2744, 2873, 3279, 3614, 4209
Investments, 1291qn, 1292qn, 1567qn

FLORIADE
Funding, 1287qn

FRIENDS OF MOUNT MAJURA
Activities, 2673

GAMBLING
Casino Canberra, 4106q
Cheating, 2368
Gaming machines, 45, 280, 588, 1215, 2377, 2767, 3777, 3832q, 4107q, 4446
Memorandum of understanding, 3828q
Racing, 259, 349
Regulation, 1621q
Totalisator legislation, 4379

GINNINDERRA ELECTORATE
Community consultations, 333

GLENBURN HOMESTEAD
Restoration, 3936

GOVERNMENT
Administrative arrangements, 3146
Business portal, 1893qn
Chief Minister

Election, 4
Portfolios, 305q
Community commitments, 629
Decisions, judicial review, 3465
Directorates, 84q, 300q
Executive contracts, 2719q, 2721q, 2740q, 2993q, 3109q, 3143, 3367q, 3480q, 3483q, 3504q, 3506
Executive contracts, 3600q, 3841, 4111q, 4125, 4441, 4503qn, 4504qn
Freedom of information, 4414
Greens-Labor agreement, 2960
Infrastructure projects, 289q
Late payments, 4523qn
Minister for Education and Training, statements, 298q
Ministerial and crossbench staff, 187q
Ministerial arrangements, 163, 1526q, 2207, 3816
Ministers, number, 4061
Ministry, 1977, 4168
Mobile phones, 4517qn, 4518qn
Openness and accountability, 1648
Overregulation, 4447
Policies, 779, 3591q, 3676
Priorities, 68q
Procurement, 1894qn
Red tape, 2371
Services, 403
Tendering arrangements, 2858q
Treasurer, mnc 2827

GREENING AUSTRALIA
Activities, 1792

GUISES CREEK RURAL FIRE BRIGADE
Anniversary, 3642

GUNGAHLIN
Community facilities, 4289q
Planning, 3708q
Town centre, 3207qn

HACKETT
Birthday celebrations, 3426

HAVELOCK HOUSING ASSOCIATION
Activities, 2344

HEALTH
Adult mental health unit, 3550q
Aged care, 363q, 498q
Arthritis Awareness Week, 1065
Autism, 1387, 1397, 3283
Awards, 2444
Birthing centre, 492q
Breast screening, 3898q, 3916q, 4286q
Budget commitments, 2286q, 2301q
Bulk billing, 2028q
Bush healing farm, 2297q, 2395
Cancer, 551
Cardiac survival rates, 2996q
Centenary 2020 vision project, 4362
Chronic conditions, 2160q, 2463q
Drugs 644, 740q
Elective surgery waiting lists, 1588qn, 4329, 4339, 4343
End-of-life issues, 1842q, 2949
Financial arrangements, 41
Food poisoning, 2023q
Food safety, 2796qn, 4198q
Fractures, 991qn
Funding, 351, 1886qn
Gene technology, 1954
General practitioners, 722q, 1587qn, 3128q
Health care access at school program, 2181qn
Healthcare awards, 4361
Healthy weight action plan, 3996q, 3999q, 4005q
Infrastructure, 3484q
Mental health, 164q, 169q, 1718q, 1912, 2594, 2605, 2730q, 2732q
Mental Health Week, 4053
Nurse-led walk-in centres, 2631q, 3550q
Nurses and midwives, 1864
Obesity, 2207q
Organ donations, 827q, 905, 907, 1510
Policy, 184q
Practitioner regulation, 308
Preventative Health Taskforce, 601q, 622q, 1303q
Preventive measures, 227
Promotion, grants, 177q
Renal patients, 992qn
Reusable bags, 4121q, 4537q
Secure mental health unit, 164q, 4187q
Services, 1726q
Subacute care, 1529q
System, 1259
Visiting medical officers, 2185qn
Weight action plan, 3818q
Work safety, 80q, 703, 1618q, 1946q, 1998, 2015, 2045, 2050, 2942

HEALTH DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 681qn
Accreditation, 116
Annual reports, 313
Energy usage, 673qn
Expenditure, 667qn
Savings, 1886qn
Staff, 659qn, 3713q, 3840q
Workplace injuries, 3603q

HEATH, MR P
Congratulations, 4491

HERITAGE
Grants, 3914q

HILLIER FAMILY
Fundraiser, 330

HOLT
Community carers, 3532

HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY
Awards, 1794
Penalty rates, 3647

HOSPITALS
Birthing suites, 71q
Centenary Hospital for Women and Children, 4190q, 4207q, 4416q, 4418q
Emergency departments, 379q, 442, 650qn, 1443q, 2635, 2653
Funding, 284q
Waiting lists, 309, 951q

HOUSING
Affordability, 3129q, 3623
Community housing, 1907
Disabled persons, 296q
Energy efficiency reports, 4151qn
First home owners grants, 2364, 3202
Home ownership, 2320
Homelessness, mnst 2135, 2657, 2667, 2776, 3066, 3994q, 4125q
Land rent scheme, 2423, 3495q, 3523, 4299q, 4525qn
Legislation, 1522
Social housing initiative, 4519qn
Stamp duties, 1026q
Students, 3353q
Youth homelessness, 1380, 1382

HUMAN RIGHTS
Asylum seekers, 2700, 2710
Gender diversity, legal recognition, 1010
Official Visitor, 2193, 2389
Racism, 2777
Torture, 1197

IMMIGRATION
Citizenship ceremonies, 1277
Skilled migrants, 3551q

INDEPENDENT COMPETITION AND REGULATORY COMMISSION
Reports, 627

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
Bus drivers, 1844q
Community sector, 1121q
Duntroon workers, 1973
Long service leave, 3255q, 4068, 4180
Work safety, 80q, 703, 1618q, 1946q, 1998, 2015, 2045, 2050
Workplace violence, 1064

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Research funding, 3330, 3370, 3389

INSURANCE
Disability services, 3826q
National disability insurance scheme, 708, 4371
Third-party, 44, 279, 2725q, 3711q, 3824q

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Burma, Mon community, 1281
Turkey, 2348
Typhoon Yolanda, 4233

INTERNATIONAL WHITE CANE DAY
Safety campaign, 3760

JACK CHARLES V THE CROWN
Stage show, 2778

JENNINGS GERMANS
Craftsmen, 2349

JUSTICE AND COMMUNITY SAFETY DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 683qn
Energy usage, 676qn
Expenditure, 670qn
Legislation, 4099
Outputs and savings, 4527qn
Staff, 661qn

KANGAROOS
Cull, 2404q

KELLER, MS T OAM
Award, 4490

KIRK FAMILY FOUNDATION
Trivia night, 2096

LAKE TUGGERANONG
Pollution, 616q, 995qn
Target area grant, 611q

LAKECARE ACT
Activities, 422

LAND
Denman Prospect, Molonglo Valley, 1032q
Rent scheme, 3070, 3876qn

LANYON VALLEY
Community facilities, 804, 845

LEGAL PROFESSION
Justices of the peace, 2176

LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY
Addressing the Speaker, 56
Amendments, 416
Anniversary, 1,000 sittings, 3205
Assistant Speakers, 21
Business, 246
Commission reports, 4408
Commissioner for standards, 3790, 4075, 4081, 4081
Committees

ACT Supermarket Competition Policy, 1596
Administration and Procedure, 977, 4408
Climate Change, Environment and Water, 2748
Education, Training and Youth Affairs, 974, 1009, 2101, 2385, 3078, 3767
Establishment, 46, 99, 2684, 2697
Estimates 2012-2014, 917, 973, 2422, 2614, 2811, 2824, 2849, 3202
Health, Ageing, Community and Social Services, 2102, 2124, 2713, 3778
Health, Community and Social Services, 754
Justice and Community Safety, 265, 349, 706, 1009, 1314, 1591, 1903, 2104, 2190, 2811, 3211, 3554, 3879, 4167
Membership, 111
Planning, Environment and Territory and Municipal Services, 1314, 1819, 2125, 2714, 3211, 3271, 3637
Privileges, 4161, 4223
Public Accounts (Seventh Assembly), 2165
Public Accounts, 558, 592, 976, 1232, 1315, 1523, 1525, 1646, 1830, 2134, 2362, 2384, 2422, 2741, 3216, 3767
Regional Development, 921, 943, 973, 3216, 4371
Reports, 392, 3271, 3444
Contractor, 2809qn, 3871qn
Conversations in the chamber, 175
Debates
Nicknames, 2333
Time allocation, 136, 137
Deputy Speaker, election, 12
Documents, tabling, 4160
Ethics and Integrity Adviser, 973
Evening sittings, 241
Executive business, 2389
Hardgrave, Ms G, 1277
Impugning people’s character, 299
Imputations, 384, 3497, 3553
Independence from religious faith, 560
Interjections, 76, 171, 840, 4205
Italiano, Ms C, 3859
Language
“Bullying”, 1875, 2849
“Capacity”, 3119, 3124
“Chief Minister misled the Assembly”, 237
“Deceitful”, 1122
“Deceptacons”, 1122
“Dodgy”, 3831
“Duplicitous”, 3960
“Evasive”, 301
“Grubby”, 1712
“Hypocrisy”, 2974, 3834
“Hypocrite” , 1751, 2975, 2983
“I bet you don’t care”, 2395
“I’m fucking brown, mate,” 2779
“Idiot”, 2042
“issues of plagiarism and perhaps theft”, 4397
“Lied”, 1985
“Maybe no-one else is awake”, 4412
“Mislead”, 1133, 1135
“Misleading”, 4301
“Rehashing lies”, 4225
“Shut up”, 3378
“Tricky”, 301
“What a low-life he is”, 130
“Why don’t you kill someone blowing up a hospital”, 130
“You can’t lie to the Assembly”, 490
“You’re a grubby little man”, 2247
“You’re lying. You are lying”, 1043, 1858
Unparliamentary words, 4460
Legislation program, 393, 2741
Legislation, 2138, 2201, 2203, 2206, 2233, 2365, 3433, 3890
Matters of public importance
ACT centenary, 99
ACT community, government commitments, 629
ACT public service, bullying, 3924
Autism, early intervention programs, 3283
Canberra, centenary, 4214
Children and young people, early intervention, 4130
Economy, job creation, 978
Economy, major events, 1554
Education and child care, investment, 1369
Education, tertiary, 1957
Federal government, budget, 2166
Government, overregulation, 4447
Government openness and accountability, 1648
Government services, 403
Health system, 1259
Housing, affordability, 3623
Infrastructure planning, 1049
Lakes and waterways, 316
Nurses and midwives, 1864
Parking, availability, 756
Planning, urban environment, 3509
Roads, safety, 3845
Same-sex marriage, legal recognition, 2756
Members
Barr, Mr A, suspension, 4026
Berry, Ms Y, inaugural speech, 21
Bourke, Dr C, leave of absence, 415
Code of conduct, 3440, 3444, 3778
Coe, Mr A. leave of absence, 1015
Corbell, Mr S, leave of absence, 119, 2193, 3767
Dunne, Mrs V, leave of absence, 1015
Gallagher, Ms K, pronunciation of name, 407
Jones, Mrs G, inaugural speech, 29
Lawder, Ms N, inaugural speech, 2468
Leave of absence, 272, 2384, 4460
Nicknames, 383
Porter, Ms M, leave of absence, 3767
Seselja, Mr Z, 2358, 2442
Swearing in, 2
Wall, Mr A, inaugural speech, 25
Ministerial statements
ACT closing the gap report, 2013, 2753
Alexander Maconochie Centre, capacity, 3617
Canberra Institute of Technology, alleged bullying, 3767
Centenary evaluations, 1797
DisabilityCare, implementation, 3216
Economy, trade mission, 1903
Housing, homelessness, 2135
National disability insurance scheme, 1592, 4371
Strengthening families initiative, 4057
Thoroughcare extension initiative, 3222
Traffic calming, 1318
Trinity Christian School, 4482
Motions to amend legislation, 2189
Notice convening meeting, 1
Officers, 3798
Papers, 12, 88, 89, 91, 92, 96, 308, 313, 315, 389, 390, 392, 399, 622, 745, 753, 751, 755, 845, 977, 1046, 1048, 1257, 1365, 1366, 1368, 1369, 1549, 1641, 1647, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1864, 1954, 2156, 2165, 2228, 2231, 2743, 2750, 2753, 2873, 2874, 3147, 3278, 3280, 3507, 3613, 3614, 3845, 3920, 3921, 4006, 4143, 4167, 4208, 4209, 4211, 4223, 4442, 4444
Personal explanations, 314, 1859, 1862, 2163, 3106, 3505
Press box, 845
Privilege, 4160
Questions
Allotment, 1132
Delays, 389, 1365, 1548
Expressions of opinion, 376
Hypothetical, 289
Relevance, 366, 375, 379, 382, 792
Relevant answers, 66, 176
Remarks, members of another parliament, 1985
Rulings, 1686
Scholar, Ms S C, retirement, 329
Sitting pattern 2013, 266
Sitting pattern 2014, 4409
Size, review, 1799
Speaker
Absence, 997
Admonitions, 2857
Dissent from ruling, 3119, 3123
Election, 3
Rulings, 2824, 2849, 3014, 3069, 3119
Staff, appreciation, 4484
Staff service certificates, 2097
Stalker, Mr R, retirement, 417
Standing order 39, 840
Standing order 42, 56, 2974
Standing order 55, 3553
Standing order 113(b), 2036
Standing order 114, 2960
Standing order 117(b)(iii), 365
Standing order 118(a), 66
Standing order 178A, 416
Standing order 202, disorder, 2027
Standing order 213A, 3132
Standing order 248, 4393, 4404
Standing orders 247 to 252, 4406
Stopping the clock, 379, 793
Subordinate legislation, 1860
Supplementary questions, 2036
Suspension of standing and temporary orders, 2190
Valedictory, 327, 2351, 4485-4501
Visitors, 8, 12, 21, 289, 304, 603, 1001, 1005, 1396, 1846, 2015, 2060, 2397, 2861, 2998, 3113, 3559, 3987, 4189, 4285, 4299, 4387, 4423

LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY (PETITIONS)
(No 137) Deakin shops, safety barriers mnrs 343
(No 138) Dyslexia mnrs 119
(No 139) Planning, Chisholm mnrs 17
(No 1-13) MyWay terminals, 343, mnrs 1071
(No 2-13) Uriarra Village, proposed solar farm, 3305
(No 3-13) Roads, McBryde Crescent, 4159
(No 4-13) Variation to territory plan No 182, 4159
(No 5-13) Weston Creek, petrol stations, 4160
(No 6-13) Uriarra Village, proposed solar farm, 4243

LIFECYCLE
48-hour cycling event, 4147

LINKE, MR M
Activities, 3941

LIONS CLUBS
Youth of the year, 3534

LU REES ARCHIVES
Children’s literature, 4363

MACARTHUR
Horse paddocks fire, 1847q, 2464q

MAJURA WOMEN’S GROUP
Activities, 421

MANUKA OVAL
Major events, 462, 505, 513

MARRIAGE
Same-sex, legal recognition, 2756, 3816q, 4387

MAY DAY
Celebrations, 1791

MEN
Melba men’s shed, 3942

MENSLINK
Charity work, 417, 421

MEWS, MR G
Activities, 4052

MON NATIONAL DAY
Celebrations, 1281

MOTOR VEHICLES
Electric, 423, 494q, 622q, 4510qn
Ignition interlock device, 1809

MOTORCYCLE RIDERS ASSOCIATION
Blanket run, 1975

MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS
Driving lessons, 1638q
Importance, 1880
Value, 1509

MULTICULTURALISM
Diwali Mela festival, 3860
Fringe festival, 4203q
Malayalees community, 3643

MUNICIPAL SERVICES
Fadden, 1130q, 1536q, 1549q
Legislation, 2378
Local shopping centre maintenance, 1184
Street sweeping, 2159q, 2165q
Yate Gardens, 957q, 972q

MUSICACT
Awards, 426

NAIDOC WEEK
Celebrations, 2669

NATIONAL ARBORETUM CANBERRA
Insurance, 658qn
Opening, 429
Operating costs, 4531qn
Photography, 4115q, 4530qn
Replantings, 1588qn
Success, 4112q

NATIONAL BOOK WEEK
Celebration, 3065

NATIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK
Rollout, 2184qn
Support, 1898qn

NATIONAL CAPITAL RALLY
Motor sport event, 1278

NATIONAL CLOSE THE GAP DAY
Recognition, 1280

NATIONAL HEART FOUNDATION
Activities, 3063, 3066

NATIONAL ICT AUSTRALIA
Support, 2179

NATIONAL MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL
Cost, 1287qn
Funding, 2293q
Government support, 173q
Services, 380q
Success, 386q, 418, 419

NATIONAL TAFE DAY
Celebration, 2445

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH
Activities, 551

NOTARAS, MR J
Death, 2439

NYADBI, MS L
Art commission, 1971

OBAD, MRS R OAM
Death, 251

OFFICE OF REGULATORY SERVICES
Breach of process complaint, 365q

OLD BUS DEPOT MARKETS
Anniversary, 775

OMBUDSMAN
Legislation, 3074

OPPOSITION
Leadership, 8, 345

PACIFIC WOMEN’S PARLIAMENTARY PARTNERSHIP FORUM
Meeting, 419

PAPP, DR E
Recognition, 2673

PARKING
Authorities, 2795qn
Fees, 368q
Manuka Oval, 462, 469, 513
Meter revenue, 696qn
Spaces, 695qn
Telopea Park, 2999q
Ticket machines, 698qn

PETERS, DR C AM
Death, 1307

PIGS
Sow stalls, 3436

PLANNING
Amaroo, 1251q, 1589q, 1841q, 2045q, 2727q, 3208q
Approvals, 1204
Belconnen hotel, proposed, 3989q
Blue Gum School, 727q
Bruce, 1862
Call-in powers, 626, 1550, 1862, 2750
Calwell, 956q, 2065, 2079, 3665, 4197q, 4208q
Canberra, 1412, 1454
Capital Asset Development Plan, 649qn
Chisholm, 17
City plan, 1356q, 3703q, 3961, 4006
City to the lake project, 1348q, 4509qn
Civic stadium, proposed, 4110q
Convention Centre, 3530
Cooyong Street area, 3271, 3637
Denman Prospect, Molonglo Valley, 1032q
Dickson group centre, 1926
Draft variation, 315, 1668
Erindale group centre parking, 3282
Exempt development provisions, 3990q
Giralang shops, 3900q, 4538q
Infrastructure, 1049
Kambah group centre, 1546q
Kambah Village Creek Centre, 2182qn
Kingston Foreshore, 1302q, 1305q
Kingston Green Square, 3655, 3664
Land banking, 3357q
Leases, 97, 625
Legislation, 1520, 1601, 1648, 3635
New convention centre, 4007, 4024
Policies, 3404
Public unleased land, 261, 355, 416, 594
Regional development, 603q
Service stations, 2052, 2060, 4532qn
Supermarkets, 1042q
Territory plan variation No 182, 4159
Territory plan variation No 305, 4443
Territory plan variation No 306, 1671, 1691, 1929q, 2189
Territory plan variation No 311, 1926
Territory plan variations, 746, 1257, 1814, 2394, 2430
Tuggeranong, 4047
Urban environment, 3509
Variation No 306, 4129
West Belconnen, 2443
Weston Creek, 4160
Yarralumla, 1359q, 1453q

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT REGULATION 2008
Review, 1204

POLITICAL PARTIES
Agreements, 655qn, 656qn, 657qn

PRISONERS AID (ACT)
Activities, 4145

PROPERTY COUNCIL ACT
Awards, 2943

RELIGION
Church services, 420, 423, 560

RIVETT
Mowing schedule, 3546qn
Shops, health and safety, 608q, 1590q, 3545qn

ROADS
Accidents, 989qn
Alcohol and drug testing, 4384
Ashley Drive, 832q
Barry Drive, 1129q, 1256q
Bindubi Street, 1859
Car sharing, 736q
Christmas light displays, 4292q, 4305q, 4424q
Crash database, 618q, 993q
Dangerous driving, 959q, 1301q
Driving offences, 2432, 2786qn
Footpaths, 532, 539
Funding, 686qn
Heavy vehicles, 4476, 4481
Hibberson Street and Hinder Street intersection, 3741, 3748
Hindmarsh Drive, 1889qn
Horse Park Drive, 3545qn
Kambah Pool Road, 3126q, 3551q
Katherine Avenue and Horsepark Drive intersection, 4152qn
Majura parkway, 2403q
McBryde Crescent, 3734, 3741, 4159, mnst 4482
Network, 189
Parking, 756, 1737, 1745, 3533
Penalty payment options, 1200
Remediation works, 4516qn
Repairs, 695qn
Safety, 1819, 2738q, 3208q, 3845
Safety barriers, Deakin shops, 343
Speed cameras, 685qn, 3486q, 4155qn, 4195q, 4539q
Speed limits, 1848q
Spofforth Street, 2863q
Street signs, 2461qn
Traffic calming, mnst 1318
Traffic management, 3046, 3061
Tuggeranong, 959q

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE
Support, 3640

ROYAL CANBERRA SHOW
Importance, 774

ROYAL FAMILY
Succession, 3917

ROYALLA SOLAR FARM
Proposal, 841q, 3609q

SAFE WORK AUSTRALIA WEEK
Support, 4149

SCHOOLS
ACT School Canteen Association, 1040q
Active travel by students, 2667
Autism, 2397q
Autonomy, 2630q
Blue Gum School, 727q, 1590q
Burgmann Anglican School, 642
Canteens, 478q, 3269q
Capacity, 3116q, 3118q, 3124q, 3125q, 3550q
Catholic choir festival, 3204
Catholic Education Week, 1036q
Catholic Schools Week, 905
Census, 1732q
Choices, 2780
Duffy Primary School, 965q, 1045q
Early intervention program, 484q
Emergency plans, 3701q, 3721q
Evatt Primary School, 1384, 1565
Franklin Early Childhood School, 618q
Funding, 1624q
Giralang Primary School, 3427
Gonski review, 74q
Hawker College, 425
Hawker Primary School, 1384
Indigenous students, 1249q
International Baccalaureate program, 3543qn
Lake Ginninderra College, 902
Melba Copland Secondary School, 904
Ministerial visits, 908
Neville Bonner Primary School, 618q
Non-government, 1722q
Priority placement system, 2153q
Registration requirements, 4194q
St Mary MacKillop College, 772, 773
Swimming policy, 496q
Taylor Primary School, 376q, 3368q
Trinity Christian School, mnst 4482
Vandalism, 1571qn, 1938q
Volunteers, 1971
Year 12 graduation, 4200q

SENIORS
Health care, 363q, 498q
Quality of life, 1381
Recognition, 1243q
Retirees, challenges, 2983, 3020
Retirement villages, 718

SMITH FAMILY VIEW CLUBS
Activities, 2346

SNAKES ALIVE
Exhibition, 644

SOCIAL WELFARE
Charity events, 1068
Community services, 167q
Human services blueprint, 4117q

SOUTHERN ACT CATCHMENT GROUP
Activities, 4238

SPORT
ACT Burley Griffin Canoe Club, 4493
ACTSport Hall of Fame, 3538
Athletic facilities, 1169, 1181
Australian Masters Squash Championships, 3531
Belconnen skate park, 1881
Budget allocations, 2289q
Canberra Capitals, women’s basketball team, 906
Canberra Cavalry baseball team, 554, 4240
Community facilities, 1450q, 1539q
Cricket, 1970
Ground hire fees, 888, 1247q
Ground maintenance, 1528q, 1549q, 3749, 3759
Little Athletics, 2098
Motor sport, 1585qn
National Deaf Netball Club Championships, 3300
School Sport Australia titles, 2941
Skateboarding championships, 3865
Softball, 640
Tuggeranong facilities, 3599q, 3612q
Tuggeranong Valley Cricket Club, 902
Tuggeranong Vikings Club awards, 770
University of Canberra, sports hub, 4316
Velodrome closure, 1725q
Western District Rugby Union Football Club, 3302

ST VINCENT DE PAUL
Activities, 2099
Doorknock appeal, 773

STALKER, MS M
Death, 4054

STROMLO FOREST PARK
Additional commercial options, 1885qn

SUPERANNUATION
Budget implications, 834q
Expenses, 1575qn

SUPERMARKETS
Bonner, 2402q, 2466q, 2810q

SUPREME COURT
Delays, 3908q
Workload, 3266q

TANDEM
Support services, 245

TAXATION
Duty deferral, 2677, 3240
Payroll tax, 2235, 2626q, 4063, 4174
Reform, 78q, 283q, 1513, 1832, 3139, 3448, 4127
Stamp duty, 1887qn

TEAM JIM JAM
Fundraising, 2345

TEDxCanberra 2013
Presentations, 4235

TERRITORY AND MUNICIPAL SERVICES DIRECTORATE
Accommodation, 685qn
Energy usage, 679qn
Expenditure, 672qn
Staff, 665qn

THATCHER, BARONESS MARGARET
Death, 1505

TOBACCO
Sale to minors, 743q

TOURISM
Awards, 842q
Events, 2623q, 4206q
Government support, 179q
Visitor numbers, 1252q, 3260q

TRADE
Export awards, 4512qn
Missions, 1288qn

TRANSPORT
Bicycle storage, 1720q, 1888qn, 2465q
Cycling and walking, 1352q, 1851q
Disabled persons, 1890qn
Heavy vehicles, 3772, 3774
Light rail, 72q, 540, 1362q, 1367q, 1569qn, 2144q, 2186qn, 2616q, 2737q, 2855q, 3008q, 3111q, 3113q, 3114q, 3209q, 3498q, 3506q, 3909q, 4243, 4268
Motorcycles, 2461qn
Park and ride facilities, 1850q, 2465q

TREES
Kingston Foreshore, 607q, 622q, 963q, 995q, 1302q, 1305q
Removal, 687qn

TUGGERANONG
Dangerous driving, 1301q

TUGGERANONG COMMUNITY ARTS ASSOCIATION
Operations, 3820q, 3845q

TUGGERANONG COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Support, 4147

TUGGERANONG COMMUNITY FESTIVAL
Contributions, 4236

UNITINGCARE
Christmas appeal, 4368

UNITING CARE AND ST MARGARET’S UNITY CHURCH
Stepping Stones for Life program, 3064

UNITINGCARE KIPPAX
Anti-poverty forum, 4146

UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA
Autism centre, proposed, 3945, 3959

URIARRA VILLAGE
Solar farm, 3258q, 3305, 3318, 3487q, 4243, 4368

VASSAROTTI, MS T
Death, 118

VENUE AND EVENT SERVICES
Pilot initiatives, 2796qn

VILLAGE CREEK CENTRE
Accessibility, 2805qn

WALK SAFELY TO SCHOOL DAY
Benefits, 2099

WASTE MANAGEMENT
Green bins, 82q
Landfill facility, 4443
Management, 247
Resource management centres, 2607, 2613

WATER
Lower Molonglo, 3301
Murray-Darling basin, 2861q, 2994q
Prices, 725q, 825q, 826q, 829q
Projects costs, 3548qn
Resource use, 2374, mnrs 2428
Supply, 3641
Watercourses and catchments, mnrs 2425

WELFARE RIGHTS AND LEGAL CENTRE
Street law program, 3066

WEST BELCONNEN HEALTH CO-OP
Successes, 115, 244

WESTON CREEK
Petrol stations, 4160

WHITE RIBBON DAY
Annual event, 113
Support, 3537

WINNUNGA NIMMITYJAH ABORIGINAL HEALTH SERVICE
Anniversary, 2775

WODEN COMMUNITY SERVICE
Activities, 242

WODEN LITTLE ATHLETICS CLUB
Opening event, 3938

WOMEN
ACT women’s plan, 3765
Domestic violence, 3537
Forums, 4365
Independence and financial security, mnst 1015
Non-traditional trades, 2866q
Reclaim the night, support, 3939

WOMEN’S INFORMATION AND REFERRAL CENTRE
Closure, 3822q, 3835q, 4157q, 4298q, 4444

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
Importance, 2345

YELLOW VAN
Food rescue service, 776, 1508

YOUTH
Citizen of the year awards, 4241
Employment, 1664
Homelessness, 1380, 1382
Justice system, 1856q, 1862, 4438q
National Youth Week, 1380
Policy, 255
Protection, 3132q
Services, 1532q, 1876
Support, 2734q
Wages, 1664
Wills, 2942

YUNUPINGU
Death, 2347

YWCA
Services, 1667


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