Lists of Acts - 2nd Reading Speeches

Main Acts & Regulations (Chronological)

South Australian

Second reading speeches will often explain the general principals and purposes behind the draft legislation, known as a Bill.

Information explaining how a Bill becomes an Act, including when a second reading takes place, is outlined in Stages of a Bill.

More detailed information about South Australian legislative process and terminology can be found at ‘Understanding legislation’.
http://www.legislation.sa.gov.au/Web/Information/Understanding%20legislation/UnderstandingLegislation.aspx  

1878 Brands Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1879 Brands Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1889 Crown Lands Amendment Act – Part III, (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1890 Vermin Proof Fencing Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1891 Agricultural Holdings Act (Second Readings: html doc or pdf)
1911 Abattoirs Act (Second Reading: html doc or pdf)
1921 Dairy Cattle Improvement Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1923 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1925 Camels Destruction Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1926 Drought Relief Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1927 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1927 Fruit and Vegetables (Prevention of Injury) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1927 Potato and Onion (Grading) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1927 Sand Drift Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1928 Dairy Industry Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1929 Adelaide Show Grounds (Regulations and By-laws) Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1929 Crown Lands Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1929 Debt Adjustment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1929 Drought Relief Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1930 Irrigation (Land Tenure) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1930 Sandalwood Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Apiaries Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Farmers Relief Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Farmers Relief Act Extension Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Noxious Weeds Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Vermin Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1931 Wild Dogs Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1933 Brands Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1933 Bush Fires Act (Second Reading (unclear): html, doc, pdf)
1934 Alsatian Dogs Act (Second Reading: html doc or pdf)
1934 Dairy Produce Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1946 Dairy Produce Act (Second Reading: Oct 24 html or jpg, Oct 24, Nov 5,6,12 in pdf)
1949 Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1953 Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1955 Agricultural Chemicals Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1955 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1955 Bulk Handling of Grain Act (Second Reading: pdf only)
1957 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1957 Bush Fires Act (Second Reading (incomplete): html, doc, pdf)
1860 Dog Act (Second Reading (incomplete): html, doc or pdf)
1961 Artificial Breeding Act (Second Reading (1960): html, doc, pdf)
1961 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1861 Assessment on Stock Act Amendment Act (Second Reading (incomplete): html, doc or pdf)
1964 Branding of Pigs Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1964 Bulk Handling of Grain Act Amendment Act, (Second Reading (incomplete): html, doc, pdf)
1965 Citrus Industry Organization Act, (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1966 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1968 Bush Fires Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1969 Dairy Industry Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html or jpg)
1969  Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading (part?): html, doc, pdf)
1972 Bush Fires Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1972 Cattle Compensation Act (Second Reading: html or jpg, pdf)
1972 Dairy Cattle Improvement Act Amendment Bill (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1972 Dairy Industry Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html or jpg)
1972 Swine Compensation Act (Second Reading: html or jpg)
1974 Apiaries Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1974 Artificial Breeding Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1974 Cattle Compensation Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1974 Dairy Industry Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf or jpg)
1974 Dairy Produce Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1975 Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, or pdf)
1974 Margarine Act Amendment Act (Aug 13 Second Reading: html, or jpg)
1976 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1976 Cattle Compensation Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1976 Country Fires Act, (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1976 Stock Diseases Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1977 Bulk Handling of Grain Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1977 Barley Marketing Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1977 Fisheries Act Amendment Act (Second reading: html doc or pdf)
1978 Barley Marketing Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1979 Wheat Industry Stabilization Act Amendment Act (No. 2) (Second Reading: html or pdf)
1980 Abattoirs Act Amendment Bill (Second Reading: html doc or pdf)
1980 Dangerous Substance Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html doc or pdf)
1980 Dog Control Act Amendment Bill (Second Reading: html or pdf)
1982 Dairy Industry Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html or jpg)
1982 Brands Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1983 Alsatian Dogs Act Repeal Act (Second Reading: html, doc, or pdf)
1983 Bulk Handling of Grain Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1986 Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1988 Aboriginal Heritage Act (Second Reading (1987) html, doc, pdf)
1989 Country Fires Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1989 Dog Fence Act Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1991 Citrus Industry Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1991 Wine Grapes Industry Act (Second Reading: html)
1992 Dairy Industry Act (Second Reading:  (Second Reading: complete: pdf, incomplete: html or jpg)
1992 Fruit and Plant Protection Act (Second Reading: html or jpg)
1993 Barley Marketing Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1994 Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (South Australia) Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1995 Dairy Industry (Equalisation Schemes) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1995 Dog and Cat Management Act (Second Reading (Nov 17 1994): html, doc, pdf)
1996 Biological Control (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1996 Fruit and Plant Protection (Enforcement) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1996 South Australian Meat Corporation (Sales of Assets) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1996 South Eastern Water Conservation and Drainage (Contributions) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1997 Livestock Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1997 Water Resources Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1998 Primary Industry Funding Schemes Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1998 Barley Marketing (Application of Parts 4 and 5) Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1998 Barley Marketing (Deregulation of Stockfeed Barley) Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1998 Bulk Handling of Grain Act Repeal Act (Second Reading: html, doc, pdf)
1999 Barley Marketing (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1999 Barley Marketing (Miscellaneous No. 2) Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
1999 Criminal Law Consolidation (Contamination of Goods) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1999 Financial Sector Reform (South Australia) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
1999 Local Government Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2000 Barley Marketing (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2000 Dairy Industry (Deregulation of Prices) Amendment Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
2000 Forestry Property Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2000 Petroleum Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2000 Statutes Repeal (Minister for Primary Industries and Resources Portfolio) Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2001 Aquaculture Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2001 Fisheries (Southern Zone Rock Lobster Fishery Rationalisation) Act Repeal Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2001 Food Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2001 Gene Technology Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)
2002 Agricultural and Veterinary Products (Control of Use) Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
2002 Upper South East Dryland, Salinity and Flood Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2003 Chicken Meat Industry Act (Second Reading (2002): html, doc, or pdf)
2003 Dried Fruits Repeal Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2003 River Murray Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2003 Statutes Amendment & Repeal (National Competiton Policy) Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2003 Veterinary Practice Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2004 Emergency Management Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2004 Genetically Modified Crops Management Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2004 Meat Hygiene Amendment Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2004 Natural Resources Management Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2004 Primary Produce (Food Safety Schemes) Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2005 Citrus Industry Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
2005 Dog Fence (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2005 Fire & Emergency Act (Second Reading: pdf)
2007 Barley Exporting Act (Second Reading: html, doc or pdf)
2007 Fisheries Management Act (Second Reading: doc or pdf)