Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2002 Week 2 Hansard (21 February) . . Page.. 463 ..
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee
Scrutiny Report No 3
MR STEFANIAK (11.10): I present the following report:
Legal Affairs-Standing Committee-Scrutiny Report No 3, dated 21 February 2002, together with a copy of the relevant extracts of the minutes of proceedings.
I seek leave to move a motion authorising the publication of scrutiny reports Nos 1, 2 and 3.
MR STEFANIAK: I move:
That Scrutiny Committee Reports Nos 1-3 be authorised for publication.
Question resolved in the affirmative.
MR STEFANIAK: Mr Speaker, I ask for leave to make a brief statement.
MR STEFANIAK: Scrutiny Report No 3 contains the committee's comments on one bill. I commend that report to the Assembly.
Community Services and Social Equity-Standing Committee
Statement by chair
MR HARGREAVES (11.11): Mr Speaker, I seek leave to make a statement regarding a new inquiry.
MR HARGREAVES: At its meeting on 31 January 2002 the Standing Committee on Community Services and Social Equity resolved to:
Inquire into and report on priority issues for service delivery to be considered in the 2002-2003 ACT Budget in the areas of
. Municipal services;
. Family and youth services;
. Services for older people;
. Services for people in poverty;
. Programs for the multicultural community; and
. Services for the indigenous community.
With particular reference (but not limited) to:
. The adequacy of resources provided to meet current needs;
. Gaps in services; and
. Any duplication of services and area identified for re-prioritisation.