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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2010 Week 03 Hansard (Tuesday, 16 March 2010) . . Page.. 813 ..

Tuesday, 16 March 2010

MR SPEAKER (Mr Rattenbury) took the chair at 10 am, made a formal recognition that the Assembly was meeting on the lands of the traditional custodians, and asked members to stand in silence and pray or reflect on their responsibilities to the people of the Australian Capital Territory.


Clare Holland House—petition No 106—ministerial response

The Clerk: The following response to a petition has been lodged by a minister:

By Ms Gallagher, Minister for Health, dated 4 March 2010, in response to a petition lodged by Mr Stanhope on 9 February 2010 concerning the transfer of ownership and control of Clare Holland House.

The terms of the response will be recorded in Hansard.

The response read as follows:

In response I can advise that the organisation involved in negotiations with the ACT Government in relation to the proposal to transfer ownership and control of Calvary Public Hospital and Clare Holland House has withdrawn from discussions regarding the proposal.

Leave of absence

Motion (by Ms Bresnan) agreed to:

That leave of absence be granted to Ms Hunter for this sitting due to ill health.


Motion of censure

MR SESELJA (Molonglo—Leader of the Opposition) (10.01), by leave: I move:

That this Assembly censures the Attorney-General for persistently and wilfully misleading the Assembly in relation to the Home Insulation Scheme by denying:

(1) the existence of any documents relating to the scheme only to subsequently release hundreds of documents upon being forced to through a motion in the Assembly;

(2) that the ACT Government had received complaints about ‘dodgy’ installation of insulation; and

(3) that the ACT Government had received complaints about poor installation of insulation.

I am moving this motion today because Simon Corbell persistently and wilfully misled the Assembly in relation to the ACT Labor government’s involvement in,

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