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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2004 Week 4 Hansard (31 March) . . Page.. 1414..


MR SMYTH (continuing):

To immunise all is not the best strategy when we should be concentrating on those most in need: indigenous kids in central Australia and other kids in that area. I ask members to accept the amendments. The amendments are designed to send a clear message, to be accurate and to convey to the federal government our concern that something happen and happen quickly.

Ordered that the amendments be divided.

Question put:

That amendment No 1 be agreed to.

The Assembly voted-

Ayes 7

Noes 6

Mrs Burke

Mr Smyth

Mr Berry

Mr Stanhope

Mrs Cornwell

Mr Stefaniak

Mr Corbell

Mr Wood

Mrs Cross

Ms Tucker

Ms MacDonald

Ms Dundas

Mr Quinlan

Question so resolved in the affirmative.

Amendment agreed to.

Question put:

That amendment No 2 be agreed to.

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Question put:

That amendment No 3 be agreed to.

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Question put:

That amendment No 4 be agreed to.

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Motion, as amended, agreed to.

Sitting suspended from 12.34 to 2.30 pm.


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