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Draft Federation Chamber Minutes

No. 64

Thursday, 22 June 2017

- 10:00:02 AM

 1The Federation Chamber met at 10 am.

- 10:00:10 AM


Members’ constituency statements were made.

Mr B. K. Mitchell 10:00:15 AM. Mr Hawke 10:03:16 AM. Ms Brodtmann 10:06:22 AM. Ms Price 10:09:28 AM. Dr Leigh 10:12:26 AM. Mr Ramsey 10:15:33 AM. Mr J. H. Wilson 10:18:34 AM. Mr Robert 10:21:48 AM. Ms Rowland 10:24:40 AM. Mrs Sudmalis 10:27:56 AM. Ms O’Toole 10:31:02 AM. Mr Coleman 10:33:50 AM. Mr Champion 10:36:47 AM. Mr T. R. Wilson 10:39:45 AM. Ms Bird 10:42:55 AM. Mrs Marino 10:46:00 AM. Mr Husic 10:49:06 AM. Ms Banks 10:52:06 AM. Ms L. M. Chesters 10:55:08 AM. Mr Drum 10:58:03 AM.
- 11:01:13 AM

 350th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum and 25th Anniversary of the Mabo High Court decisionMOTION TO TAKE NOTE OF DOCUMENT

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Pyne—That the House take note of the document (presented on 24 May 2017), viz.

50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum and 25th Anniversary of the Mabo High Court decision—Statement by the Prime Minister, Mr Turnbull MP, 24 May 2017

Debate resumed.

Ms Burney 11:01:28 AM.
- 11:05:00 AM

Suspension of meeting

At 11.05 am, a division having been called in the House, the proceedings were suspended.

- 11:24:47 AM

Resumption of meeting

At 11.25 am, the proceedings were resumed.

- 11:24:56 AM

Debate continued.

Ms Burney (in continuation),  11:24:59 AM. Mr Leeser 11:31:45 AM. Mr Snowdon 11:41:52 AM. Mr B. K. Mitchell 11:51:52 AM.
- 12:02:16 PM

Debate adjourned (Mrs Wicks), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.

- 12:02:38 PM


Mrs Wicks moved—That the Federation Chamber do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Mr Bandt 12:02:54 PM. Mr Howarth 12:07:32 PM. Mr R. G. Mitchell 12:10:31 PM. Mrs Wicks 12:15:44 PM. Mr Watts 12:20:35 PM. Mr Broadbent 12:25:50 PM. Mr Zappia 12:30:59 PM. Mr C. Kelly 12:36:01 PM. Mr Dick 12:41:19 PM. Ms Price 12:45:59 PM. Ms Keay 12:50:59 PM. Mr Christensen 12:55:57 PM.
- 1:01:04 PM

Question—put and passed.

At 1.01 pm, the Deputy Speaker adjourned the Federation Chamber until 4 pm on Tuesday, 8 August 2017.