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ORDER OF BUSINESS

Monday, 22 September 2014

 1.Prayers and acknowledgement of country

 

Commenced 10:00 AM

Statement by President relating to security measures in Parliament House

 

Commenced 10:01 AM

 2.Condolence motion – Former Clerk of the Senate, Harry Evans

President to inform the Senate of the death of Harry Evans, former Clerk of the Senate

Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Abetz), by leave, to move a motion of condolence

Commenced 10:02 AM
Motion carried

 3.Government business

Orders of the day

 1 – National Security Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

debate on the bill postponed to the next day of sitting

 2 – Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

 

AG (Waters) committee amendments [sheet 7548]:

Senate divided on amendment no. 1: ayes - 12; noes - 35 NEGATIVED

Senate divided on amendment no. 2: ayes - 35; noes - 14 (that Schedule 5 remain in the bill)

  

AG (Ludlam) committee amendments [sheet 7566]

 

Senator Xenophon committee amendments [sheet 7567]

 

 

Commenced 10:29 AM
Bill read a second time; committee reported progress at 2pm

 3 – Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

 4 – Australian National Preventive Health Agency (Abolition) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

At 2 pm

 4.Questions

Commenced 2:00 PM
concluded at 3.05 pm

 5.Motions to take note of answers

[Time limit: 30 minutes]

Commenced 3:05 PM
concluded at 3.30 pm

Ministerial statement

Minister Abetz tabled a statement on national security (made in the House of Representatives earlier today)

[Time limit: 60 minutes]

 

Commenced 3:31 PM
concluded at 4.03 pm

 6.Petitions

Commenced 4:03 PM
Lodged

 7.Notices of motion

Commenced 4:03 PM
Notices given

 8.Placing of business

Manager of Government Business (Senator Fifield) to move a motion relating to private senators’ bills for consideration on Thursday, 25 September 2014

Commenced 4:03 PM
Agreed to

Government Whip (Senator Bushby), by leave, to move a motion relating to leave of absence for senators:

(a)     Senator Johnston, from 22 September to 25 September 2014, on account of ministerial business; and
(b)     Senators Fawcett and Sinodinos, for today, for personal reasons.

 

Commenced 4:04 PM
Agreed to

Opposition Whip (Senator McEwen), by leave, to move a motion relating to leave of absence for senators:

(a)     Senator Conroy, from 22 September 2014, on account of parliamentary duties;
(b)    Senator Singh, from 22 September to 25 September 2014, on account of parliamentary duties;
(c)     Senator Peris from 24 September and 25 September 2014, for personal reasons.

 

Commenced 4:04 PM
Agreed to

Government Whip (Senator Bushby), by leave, to move a motion authorising the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade to meet during the sitting of the Senate today, from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm

Commenced 4:05 PM
Agreed to

Postponement notifications:

business of the Senate notice of motion no. 1 to 24 September 2014 (Senator Rice re disallowance)

business of the Senate notice of motion no. 2 to the next day of sitting (Senator Dastyari re disallowance)

general business notice of motion no. 384 to 25 September 2014 (Senator Xenophon re surveillance device orders)

 

Commenced 4:09 PM

 9.Discovery of formal business

Business of the Senate notices of motion

1 – Senator Rice – Disallowance of the Fair Work Amendment (Protected Industrial Action) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00881]

Postponed to 24 September 2014

2 – Senator Dastyari – Disallowance of the Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00891]

Postponed to next day of sitting

General business notices of motion

384 – Senator Xenophon – Order for the production of documents – Surveillance device orders

Postponed to 25 September 2014

426 – Senator Whish-Wilson – Renewable Energy Target

Commenced 4:05 PM
withdrawn

427 – Senator Hanson-Young – Mr Hamid Kehazaei

amendment to be moved by Senator Hanson-Young - AGREED TO

Commenced 4:06 PM
Agreed to, as amended

 10.Urgency motion – President to announce receipt of letter from Senator Siewert advising that she proposes to move –

That, in the opinion of the Senate, the following is a matter of urgency:

The need for the Prime Minister to attend the United Nations Climate Summit 2014, and to recognise that Australia’s emissions reduction target is inadequate.

Senate divided: ayes - 28; noes - 32

(Under standing order 75 the urgency motion must be supported by at least four other senators rising in their places)

[Time limit: 60 minutes, or if no motions are moved
 to take note of answers, 90 minutes]

Commenced 4:09 PM
Negatived

 11.Ministerial statements

Minister to table a statement relating to G20-OECD tax and transparency

Commenced 5:21 PM
Document tabled

 12.Tabling of documents presented out of sitting

Documents presented out of sitting

Government Whip to move a motion, by leave, for the listing of documents on the Notice Paper for consideration as orders of the day

Commenced 5:18 PM
Documents tabled

 13.Tabling of documents

By President

Expenditure on inter-parliamentary union travel and official travel for the Department of the Senate, 2013-14

Commenced 5:29 PM
Document tabled

Response to Senate resolution – Chief Executive Officer, Australian Commonwealth Games Association (Mr Crosswhite, AM) – Sports funding (agreed to 4 September 2014)

Commenced 5:29 PM
Document tabled

Questions on notice summary: 12 November 2013 to 30 June 2014

Commenced 5:29 PM
Document tabled

By ministers

Addenda to explanatory memoranda: Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014, and Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No. 2) Bill 2014

Commenced 5:29 PM
Documents tabled

By senators tabling reports from committees

Chair of the Community Affairs Legislation Committee (Senator Seselja) to present additional information received by the committee relating to its inquiry into Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No. 1) Bill 2014 and related bill

Commenced 5:30 PM
Documents tabled

Chair of the Economics Legislation Committee (Senator Edwards) to present report – Corporations Amendment (Streamlining of Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2014 (pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report)

Commenced 5:30 PM
Report tabled

Senator Faulkner, on behalf of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security, to present reports:

Review of the listing of Boko Haram and the review of the re-listing of the Islamic State

Review of administration and expenditure no. 11 and no. 12—Australian Intelligence Agencies

Commenced 5:31 PM
Reports tabled; motion to take note of reports agreed to

By Clerk (delegated legislation)

Commenced 5:42 PM
Documents tabled

Statements of compliance relating to departmental and agency files, and unanswered estimates questions on notice, pursuant to order

Commenced 5:42 PM
Documents tabled

[Time limit per speaker: 10 minutes
Time limit per motion: 30 minutes

Total time limit for all motions: 60 minutes
]

 14.Committee membership, by leave

Commenced 5:42 PM
Agreed to

 15.Messages from the House of Representatives

informing the Senate of the appointment of Mrs Prentice to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade in place of Mr Simpkins

 

Commenced 5:43 PM
Message reported

Assent to laws

Commenced 5:43 PM

 16.Order of business  It is proposed to consider business in the following order–

Business of the Senate notices of motion

1 – Senator Rice – Disallowance of the Fair Work Amendment (Protected Industrial Action) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00881]

Postponed to 24 September 2014

2 – Senator Dastyari – Disallowance of the Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00891]

Postponed to next day of sitting

Business of the Senate order of the day

1 – Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee – Report – Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Bill 2014 [provisions] (pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report)

Commenced 5:43 PM
Report tabled

Government business continued

 2 – Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

 

AG (Waters) committee amendments [sheet 7548]:

Senate divided on amendment no. 1: ayes - 12; noes - 35 NEGATIVED

Senate divided on amendment no. 2: ayes - 35; noes - 14 (that Schedule 5 remain in the bill)

  

AG (Ludlam) committee amendments [sheet 7566] - amendments nos 1 to 4 were negatived

 

Senator Xenophon committee amendments [sheet 7567]:

Senate divided on amendment no. 2: ayes - 34; noes - 15 (that items 17 to 23 remain in the bill)

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Senate divided on the third reading: ayes - 34; noes - 14

 

 

Commenced 5:44 PM
Bill passed without amendments

 3 – Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

Commenced 6:14 PM
debate interrupted at 6.30 pm

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 The sitting of the Senate will be suspended from 6.30 pm till 7.30 pm

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 17.Business continued

 3 – Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

Senate divided on the second reading: ayes - 31; noes - 29 AGREED TO

Commenced 7:30 PM
Bill passed without amendments

 4 – Australian National Preventive Health Agency (Abolition) Bill 2014 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

Commenced 8:28 PM
Debate interrupted at 9.50 pm

 18.Adjournment proposed – 9.50 pm

Commenced 9:50 PM
concluded

 19.Adjournment – Senate adjourned at 10.24 pm

Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate

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