Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2013 Week 7 Hansard (16 May) . . Page.. 2166..
Subordinate legislation (including explanatory statements unless otherwise stated)
Legislation Act, pursuant to section 64—
Criminal Code—Criminal Code Amendment Regulation 2013 (No 1)—Subordinate Law SL2013-10 (LR, 9 May 2013).
Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Act and Road Transport (Safety and Traffic Management) Act—Road Transport (Police Driver and Rider Exemptions) Amendment Regulation 2013 (No 1)—Subordinate Law SL2013-9 (LR, 6 May 2013).
Road Transport (General) Act—
Road Transport (General) (Garbage and waste disposal) Exemption 2013 (No 1)—Disallowable Instrument DI2013-54 (LR, 9 May 2013).
Road Transport (General) (Police Motorcycle Rider) Exemption Revocation 2013—Disallowable Instrument DI2013-50 (LR, 6 May 2013).
Road Transport (Third-Party Insurance) Regulation—Road Transport (Third-Party Insurance) (Industry Deed) Approval 2013—Disallowable Instrument DI2013-51 (LR, 9 May 2013).
Ms Burch presented the following paper:
Autism Support Services—Report on support provided for autism diagnosis and services and the potential for further reforms resulting from the National Disability Insurance Scheme and the National Plan for School Improvement, dated May 2013.
Discussion of matter of public importance
MR ASSISTANT SPEAKER (Mr Gentleman): Madam Speaker has received letters from Ms Berry, Dr Bourke, Mr Coe, Mr Doszpot, Mr Gentleman, Mr Hanson, Mrs Jones, Ms Porter, Mr Seselja, Mr Smyth and Mr Wall proposing that matters of public importance be submitted to the Assembly. In accordance with standing order 79, the Speaker has determined that the matter proposed by Mr Coe be submitted to the Assembly, namely:
The impact of the Federal budget on the ACT.
MR SMYTH (Brindabella): Under standing order 46 I think I have been misrepresented and wish to make a statement.
MR ASSISTANT SPEAKER: Please proceed, Mr Smyth.
MR SMYTH: Thank you, Mr Assistant Speaker. I am sure Mr Coe will be back from upstairs very quickly. Just following up from what Minister Barr read, it is quite unusual to make a statement and then read your own statement to confirm that you were accurate. What I did was to check again the funding figures that I have tabled,