Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1996 Week 3 Hansard (27 March) . . Page.. 673 ..
The Clerk: The following petitions have been lodged for presentation:
By Mr Wood and Mr Moore, from 1,548 and 1,446 residents respectively, requesting that the Assembly vote against any Bill that restricts the trading hours of licensed premises.
The terms of these petitions will be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate Minister.
The petitions read as follows:
To the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory:
The petition of certain residents of the Australian Capital Territory draws to the attention of the Assembly that we do not agree with the curfew being placed on trading hours of licensed premises.
Your petitioners therefore request the Assembly to vote against any bill that restricts the trading hours of licensed premises.