Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1999 Week 12 Hansard (25 November) . . Page.. 3669..
The Assembly met at 10.30 am.
MR SPEAKER (Mr Cornwell) 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.
MR HIRD (10.32): Mr Speaker, I seek leave to move a motion to alter the reporting date for the Standing Committee on Urban Services inquiry into the Long Service Leave (Cleaning, Building and Property Services) Bill 1999.
MR HIRD: I move:
That the resolution of the Assembly of 1 September 1999, referring the Long Service Leave (Cleaning, Building and Property Services) Bill 1999 to the Standing Committee on Urban Services be amended by omitting ", by the last sitting day of November 1999" and substituting "by 7 December 1999".
Question resolved in the affirmative.
MR HUMPHRIES (Treasurer, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Community Safety) (10.35): I present the ACTION Corporation Bill 1999, together with its explanatory memorandum.
Title read by Clerk.
MR HUMPHRIES: I move:
That this Bill be agreed to in principle.
I seek leave to incorporate my presentation speech in Hansard.