ACT Legislative Assembly Hansard



2020 subject index


      Includes 1st January to 20th February       All years

EXPLANATION OF ABBREVIATIONS
amdts, amendments; ba, bill agreed to; 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; psm, paper and statement by minister; 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 J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

ABORIGINALS AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS


Child protection, 415q

Grants and recipients, 621q

National apology, 303

Ngunnawal Bush Healing Farm, 165q, 166q, 267q

Our Booris, Our Way, final report, 271m

Residential rehabilitation facility, 364qn


ACT EMERGENCY SERVICES AGENCY


Auslan, use during emergencies, 189m


ACT HEALTH


Emergency department performance, 168q

Employment data, 315qn

Medical training, 161q

SPIRE project, 150q, 152q, 154q, 157q, 158q, 160q, 167q, 172q, 173m, 366qn

Workplace culture, 365qn, 368qn


ACT POLICING


Antisocial driving, 414q

Motorcycle gangs, 413q


ALEXANDER MACONOCHIE CENTRE


Drone activity, 701qn

Health services, 263q

Interstate assistance, 702qn

Lockdowns, 701qn


ARTS


Funding, 719qn

Summer events, 610q


BELCONNEN


Community Men's Shed, 557


BILLS


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 576

Appropriation Bill 2019‐2020 (No 2), prin, 281, refcom, 285

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration (Tissue Donor Acknowledgment) Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 449

Cemeteries and Crematoria Bill 2019, prin, 648, ba, 664, expst, 665

Confiscation of Criminal Assets (Unexplained Wealth) Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 585

Coroners Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 210

Electronic Conveyancing National Law (ACT) Bill 2020, prin, 583

Firearms Legislation Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 207

Gaming Machine Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 579

Heritage Amendment Bill 2019, prin, 374, ba, 386

Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2020 prin, 489

Land Titles (Electronic Conveyancing) Legislation Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 582

Loose‐fill Asbestos Legislation Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 592

Magistrates Court (Infringement Notices) Amendment Bill 2019, prin, 540, detail, 545, ba, 547, amdts, 563

Motor Accident Injuries Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 205, 298, ba, 301

Public Interest Disclosure Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 573

Rates Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 206

Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill 2019, prin, 237, ba, 244

Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill 2020, prin, 212

Unit Titles Legislation Amendment Bill 2019, prin, 386, detail, 397, ba, 402, amdts, 443

Workers Compensation Amendment Bill 2019, prin, 645, ba, 648


BUDGET


2019‐20 budget review, mnst, 279

Arts funding, 315qn

Gender clinic funding, 353qn


BUILDING


Reforms, 419q


BUSHFIRES


Bushfire and storm season, 1m, 17, 53

Economic impact, 39q

Preparedness, 45q

Recovery support, 113m

Wildlife protection, 494q

Wildlife recovery, 246q


BUSINESS


Disaster recovery, 141m, 175

Government support, 51q


CANBERRA


Chinese community, 302

Cost of living, 453m

Flood management, 352qn

Our Bush Capital, 103, 203


CANBERRA HEALTH SERVICES


Audit reports, 264q

Budget, 403q, 421q

Cost‐effectiveness, 408q

Radiology services, 264q

Service improvements, 405q

SPIRE project, 612q

Workforce development committee, 694qn


CANBERRA HOSPITAL


Hydrotherapy pool, 342qn


CASEY


Community facilities, 343qn


CHIEF MINISTER, TREASURY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTORATE


Employment data, 333qn


CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE


Care and protection, 256q, 305


COMMUNITY SECTOR


Death cafes, 559

Social compact, 354qn

Volunteering, 425


COMMUNITY SERVICES


Venue hire, 354qn


COMMUNITY SERVICES DIRECTORATE


Employment data, 331qn


CRIME


Ginninderra electorate, 728qn

Motorcycle gangs, 420q

Outlaw motorcycle gangs, 410q

Sexual assault, 36q


CRIMES (SENTENCE ADMINISTRATION) ACT


Intensive correction orders review report, 432m, 630


DEANE, MR D


Tribute, 561


DISABILITY SERVICES


Accessible car parking, 560


ECONOMY


Performance, 406q


EDUCATION


2020 school year preparation, 156q, 628q

Early childhood strategy, 722qn

Flexible learning, 411q

Phonics, 252q, 255q

School cleaners, 498q


EDUCATION DIRECTORATE


Employment data, 326qn


EMERGENCY SERVICES


Procedures, 496q


EMPLOYMENT


Gungahlin, 438


ENVIRONMENT


Air quality, 217m

Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction (Greenhouse Gas Emissions Measurement Method) Determination 2020, psm, 631

Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction (Renewable Electricity Target Measurement Method) Determination 2020, psm, 632

Majura nature reserve, 599m

State of the environment 2019, report, 275m, 558

Woolworths Landcare grants, 560


ENVIRONMENT, PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTORATE


Employment data, 323qn


FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ACT


Consolidated financial report for the December 2019 quarter, 269m


FLOREY


Community fair, 304, 441


FRAZER, MR R


Tribute, 666


GOVERNMENT


Campaign advertising, appointment of independent reviewer, 643m

Fees and charges, 492q, 493q, 627q

Fuel pricing, 163q

Government priorities 2020, mnst, 63

Health system, 490q

Invoices, 313qn

Mingle program expenditure, 486q

Procurement, 697qn

Religious freedom legislation, government submission, 626q

Revenue, 710qn, 717qn

Support for seniors, 170q


GUNGAHLIN


Sports and recreation fair, 105


HAMBLIN WANG, MS S


Tribute, 108


HEALTH


Hydrotherapy, mnst, 372, 623q, 630q, 695qn

National Condom Day, 301

Nurse graduates, 109

Nurse‐led walk‐in centres, 633

Outpatient clinics, 311qn

World Cancer Day, 109


HEALTH PRACTITIONER REGULATION NATIONAL LAW AMENDMENT (MISCELLANEOUS) REGULATION 2019


Amendment to regulations, 270m


HOSPITALS


Aged‐care assessments, 338qn

Day surgery capacity, 370qn

Emergency department data, 368qn

Emergency department waiting times, 618q

Maternity services, 366qn, 421q

Procedures data, 339qn


HOUSING


Affordability, 480q, 481q, 482q, 485q, 500q

Tenants Union, 404q


INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS


Penalty rates, 666


JOHNSTONE, MS LM


Inquest into death, coroner's report and government response, 79m


LAND


Sales, 608q, 609q, 628q


LAWSON


Parking, 178m


LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY


Committees

Administration and Procedure, 597m

Economic Development and Tourism, 374

Education, Employment and Youth Affairs, 88m, 98

Environment and Transport and City Services, 99, 100, 101, 215

Estimates 2020‐2021, 595m, 633m

Health, Ageing and Community Services, 371

Justice and Community Safety, 80m, 97, 599m

Justice and Community Safety (scrutiny role), 371

Planning and Urban Renewal, 102, 371

Language

"Deceived", 510, wdrl, 510

"Lies, lies and lies", 44

"You know it is a lie", 502, wdrl, 504

Matters of public importance

Cost of living, 284

Nurse‐led walk‐in centres, 633

Peaceful protest, 88

Statement by Speaker, 569

Volunteering, 425

Members, leave of absence

Cody, Ms B, 140m

Gentleman, Mr M, 607m

Lawder, Ms N, 403m

Wall, Mr A, 403m

Ministerial arrangements, 607

Ministerial statements

Health, hydrotherapy services, mnst, 372

Ministerial delegation, New Zealand, mnst, 569

Papers, 74, 267, 422, 630, 631

Points of order, 38, 39, 41, 42, 44, 48, 151, 153, 155, 163, 245, 253, 254, 255, 409, 410, 411, 473, 474, 482, 483, 508, 510, 540, 625, 637

Standing orders

Order to table, standing order 213A, 174m

Suspension, 1m, 298m

Visitors, 17

Warnings, 493, 503


LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY (PETITIONS)


Newborn screening (Nos 21‐19 and 1‐20), 68, 72

Planning, Coombs peninsula (No 31‐19), mnrs, 70

Wanniassa bus routes (No 27‐19), mnrs, 69


LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY (VOTES)


Cost of living

That the amendment be agreed to, 474

Government campaign advertising, appointment of independent reviewer

That the motion be agreed to, 644

Lawson, parking

That Ms Le Couteur's amendment to the motion, as amended, be agreed to, 189

Transport Canberra, network 19

That the motion be agreed to, 511

Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin

That the amendment be agreed to, 521


LIGHT RAIL


Data, 349qn

Review, 344qn

Stage 2

Cost, 409q

Federal government approvals, 484q


LONG SERVICE LEAVE


Portability, 189


MCCLURE, MR H


Tribute, 666


MENTAL HEALTH


Auslan resources, 685qn

Cannabis, 360qn

Communications, 688qn

Community engagement, 689qn, 691qn

Data, 685qn

Depression, 667

Facilities, 363qn

Intellectual disability working group, 681qn

Nurse training, 682qn

Paramedic training, 676qn

Patient services, 367qn

Policy review, 684qn

Resources, 677qn

Seclusion data, 687qn

Services, 674qn

Suicide prevention, 671qn, 686qn, 724qn

Work plan, 692qn

Youth services, 676qn, 693qn


MENTAL HEALTH ACT


Review of the operation of mental health orders, 277m


MOTOR VEHICLES


Insurance, 713qn

Registration, 495q


MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS


Awards, 721qn

Jewish primary school, 664

Mother languages, 668


MUNICIPAL SERVICES


Fix my street, 417q

Invasive tree roots, 245q, 267q

Ovals, 347qn

Public toilets, 613q

Shade sails, 357qn

Signage, 356qn

Upgrades, 351qn


NATIONAL MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL


Preparations, 358qn, 614q

Women's safety, 481


PARKING


Braddon, 616q, 629q

Infringements, 129m

Mobility parking arrangements in the ACT, 547m

Rivett shops, 703qn


PLANNING


Coombs peninsula, 152q, 172q


PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT ACT 2007


Variation No 355 to the Territory Plan, 86m

Variation No 360 to the Territory Plan, 83m

Variation No 367 to the Territory Plan, 81m


ROADS


Maintenance, 344qn

Traffic calming, 356qn

Traffic management, 345qn, 614q


SCHOOLS


Chaplaincy replacement, 620q, 630q

Cleaners, 308

Molonglo Valley, 249q

Suspension policy, 251q


SENIORS


Seniors card, eligibility, 489q


SPORT


Sportsground irrigation, 617q

Swimming pools, 259q, 628q


SUBURBAN LAND AGENCY


Programs, 345qn


TANCRED, MS P


Retirement, statement by Speaker, 664


TAXATION


Commercial property rates, 712qn

Rates, 718qn


TERTIARY EDUCATION


Funding, 247q, 248q


TRANSPORT


Driver education, 48q, 49q, 50q, 172q

Liberal Party policy, 107


TRANSPORT CANBERRA


Bus data, 348qn

Bus stops, 625q

Bus timetable, 309qn

Fare evasion, 703qn

Flexible bus service, 696qn

Network 19, 35q, 36q, 37q, 41q, 43q, 44q, 47q, 50q, 418q, 474m, 608q

Network improvements, 261q

Patronage, 706qn, 707qn

Ticketing, 261q


TREES


Maintenance, 699qn

Removal, 360qn


WALTER BURLEY GRIFFIN AND MARION MAHONY GRIFFIN


Tribute, 511m


WASTE


Hume collection site, 369qn, 700qn

Illegal dumping, 521m


WESTON CREEK


Bank closure, 204


WOMEN


Rights, 440


WORK SAFETY


Fatal accidents, 107

Mental health, 487q

Regulator, 258q

Young Workers Centre, 439


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