Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1998 Week 4 Hansard (25 June) . . Page.. 1171 ..
APPENDIX 1: Incorporated in Hansard on 23 June 1998 at page 834
(1) That this Assembly:
(a) notes that 16 February 1998 marked the 50th Anniversary of the First Meeting of the Legislative Council of the Northern Territory of Australia;
(b) acknowledges that the first partly elected Council effectively marked the beginning of a legislative institution specifically for the Northern Territory of Australia; and
(c) expresses gratitude for the work of the Members of the Council , and subsequently the Legislative Assembly, in achieving a range of milestones in constitutional development including self-government to the extent that the Territory now stands on the threshold of Statehood and the achievement of the same measure of constitutional rights as other Australians.
(2) That the terms of this Resolution be printed in an appropriate form and signed by all Members of the Assembly and that copies of the Resolution be conveyed to the Presiding Officers of State, Territory and Commonwealth Parliaments and former Members of the Legislative Council and Legislative Assembly.