Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1999 Week 2 Hansard (10 March) . . Page.. 537 ..
Motion ( (continuing):
(2) as there has been no notification in the Gazette of the passage of the proposed law under section 25 of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988, any action taken by the Clerk and/or the Speaker pursuant to standing order 193, be rendered null and void; and
(3) the Bill be reconsidered in the detail stage, pursuant to standing order 187; and
(4) reconsideration of the Bill in detail stage commence forthwith.
Clause 1 agreed to.
MR OSBORNE (4.28): I move amendment No. 1 circulated in my name:
Page 1, line 6, omit the clause, substitute the following clause:
This Act commences on 1 May 1999.".
Mr Speaker, I will save my comments till the end.
Amendment agreed to.
Clause, as amended, agreed to.
Clauses 3 and 4, by leave, taken together, and agreed to.
Amendment (by Mr Osborne ) agreed to:
Page 2, line 10, proposed new section 20, add the following subsection:
"(3) A magistrate shall be designated to be the Childrens Court Magistrate for a period of not less than 3 years.".