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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2021 Week 10 Hansard (Wednesday, 6 October 2021) . . Page.. 2766 ..


Question resolved in the negative.

Standing orders—suspension

Motion (by Mr Gentleman) agreed to, with the concurrence of an absolute majority:

That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent:

(1) any business before the Assembly at 5 pm on 6 October 2021 being interrupted to allow the Treasurer to be called on forthwith to present the Appropriation Bill 2021-2022 and the Appropriation (Office of the Legislative Assembly) Bill 2021-2022;

(2) where business before the Assembly has concluded before 5 pm on 6 October 2021, the Assembly shall suspend proceedings and reconvene at 5 pm to allow the Treasurer to be called on forthwith to present the Appropriation Bill 2021-2022 and the Appropriation (Office of the Legislative Assembly) Bill 2021-2022;

(3) at 4 pm on 8 October 2021, the order of the day for resumption of debate on the question that Appropriation Bill 2021-2022 and the Appropriation (Office of the Legislative Assembly) Bill 2021-2022; be agreed to in principle, being called on notwithstanding any business before the Assembly; and

(4) debate on any motion before the Assembly at the time of interruption being adjourned until the adjournment questions in relation to the Appropriation Bill 2021-2022 and the Appropriation (Office of the Legislative Assembly) Bill 2021-2022 are determined.

Justice and Community Safety—Standing Committee

Scrutiny report 9

MR HANSON (Murrumbidgee) (11.55): I present the following report:

Justice and Community Safety—Standing Committee (Legislative Scrutiny Role)— Scrutiny Report 9, dated 28 September 2021, together with a copy of the extracts of the relevant minutes of proceedings.

I seek leave to make a brief statement.

Leave granted.

MR HANSON: Scrutiny report 9 contains the committee’s comments on two bills, 22 pieces of subordinate legislation, two government responses, two private member responses and one national regulation. The report was circulated to members when the Assembly was not sitting. I commend the report to the Assembly.

Planning, Transport and City Services—Standing Committee

Report 5

MS CLAY (Ginninderra) (11.56): I present the following report:


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