Oral Answers to Questions
Tuesday, May 02, 2000
ORAL ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS The following questions stood on the Order Paper:
Queen’s Park Savannah (Extension of Paved Area)
Could the Honourable Minister inform the Senate whether the National Carnival Commission was granted approval to extend the paved area in the Queen’s Park Savannah to the west and south west of the Paddock Area by the Town and Country Planning Division as required under the Town and Country Planning Act Chap. 35:01. Section 8?
B. Could the Honourable Minister also inform the Senate:
whether the National Carnival Commission was granted a licence under the State Lands Act, Chap. 57:01 to dig and remove material from the Queen’s Park Savannah?
of the estimated volume and commercial value of the material dug and removed and the details of its disposal? [Sen. Prof. Julian Kenny]
Queen’s Park Savannah (Boundaries)
13. Could the Honourable Minister state:
the precise boundaries of that portion of the Queen’s Park Savannah over which the National Carnival Commission has been given authority;
the nature of the transfer of authority and the terms and conditions of the transfer of authority;
whether curbs and drainage systems have been incorporated into the newly paved area;
the total area now paved and the costs of this paving? [Sen. Prof. Julian Kenny]
The Minister of Public Administration (Sen. The Hon. Wade Mark): Mr. President, with the leave of the Senate, I ask that questions No. 12 and 13 be deferred for a period of two weeks.
Questions by leave, deferred.