Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1998 Week 8 Hansard (29 October) . . Page.. 2500 ..
MR SMYTH (continuing):
Page 2, line 4, after clause 3, insert the following clause:
Section 2 of the Principal Act is amended Ã
(a) by omitting the definition of `public place' and substituting the following definition:
" `public place' means a public street or a public place within the meaning of the Motor Traffic Act 1936;"; and
(b) by omitting the definition of `public street'.".
Page 2, line 8, clause 4, proposed new subsection 7B(1), after "vehicle", insert "in a public place".
Page 2, line 17, clause 4, proposed new subparagraph 7B(2)(b)(i), omit the subparagraph.
Page 2, line 20, clause 4, proposed new section 7B, at the end of the section, add the following subsection:
"(3) A leaflet, handbill or other document placed in or on a motor vehicle in a public place shall be presumed to be unsolicited unless the contrary is proved.".
I present the supplementary explanatory memorandum.
Amendments agreed to.
Bill, as a whole, as amended, agreed to.
Bill, as amended, agreed to.
Second Interim Report
MR KAINE (5.16): Pursuant to the resolution of the Assembly of 23 June 1998, I present the second interim report of the Select Committee on Gambling, entitled "The Proposed Gaming and Racing Commission", together with a copy of the extracts of the minutes of proceedings. I move:
That the report be noted.