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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1995 Week 04 Hansard (Thursday, 22 June 1995) . . Page.. 1075 ..


Question put:

That the motion (Mr Moore’s), as amended, be agreed to.

The Assembly voted -

AYES, 10

NOES, 6

Mrs Carnell

Mr Berry

Mr Cornwell

Mr Connolly

Mr De Domenico

Ms Follett

Mr Hird

Ms McRae

Ms Horodny

Mr Whitecross

Mr Humphries

Mr Wood

Mr Kaine

Mr Moore

Mr Stefaniak

Ms Tucker

Question so resolved in the affirmative.

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS - STANDING COMMITTEE

Taxi Industry Inquiry

Debate resumed from 11 May 1995, on motion by Mr Moore:

That the Standing Committee on Public Accounts inquire into and report on the Canberra taxi industry with particular reference to:

(1) the efficiency of the industry within a sensibly regulated environment;

(2) the role of taxis in enhancing the public transport system, and possible forms of integration between other forms of public transport and the taxi industry;

(3) the setting of fares;

(4) the system by which new taxi plates are calculated and allocated and the impact on the revenue of the Territory;

(5) the adequacy of remuneration for taxi drivers; and

(6) any other matter that the Committee considers relevant -

and on the following amendment thereto moved by Ms Follett:

Omit “Public Accounts”, substitute “Planning and Environment”.


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