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Draft Federation Chamber Minutes

No. 71

Thursday, 17 August 2017

- 10:00:34 AM

 1The Federation Chamber met at 10 am.

- 10:00:50 AM


Members’ constituency statements were made.

Ms Brodtmann 10:00:56 AM. Ms O’Dwyer 10:03:57 AM. Ms McBride 10:07:04 AM. Mr Fletcher 10:10:05 AM. Mr Neumann 10:13:12 AM. Ms Flint 10:16:11 AM. Ms Husar 10:19:13 AM. Mr Gee 10:22:15 AM. Ms Bird 10:25:12 AM. Mr Goodenough 10:28:22 AM. Ms L. M. Chesters 10:31:39 AM. Mr Pitt 10:34:40 AM. Mr Marles 10:37:46 AM. Mr Coleman 10:41:01 AM. Ms Claydon 10:44:01 AM. Mr Buchholz 10:47:19 AM. Ms Lamb 10:50:10 AM. Ms Banks 10:53:16 AM. Mr Zappia 10:56:11 AM. Mr Hogan 10:58:58 AM.
- 11:02:04 AM

 3DEATH OF FORMER SEnator (the Honourable Brian Francis Gibson)—CONDOLENCE MOTION MOVED BY THE Prime Minister

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)—That the House record its deep regret at the death, o15 August 2017, of the Honourable Brian Francis Gibson AMa Senator for the State of Tasmania from 1993 to 2002, place on record its appreciation of his long and meritorious public service, and tender its profound sympathy to his family in their bereavement—

Debate resumed.

Mr K. J. Andrews 11:02:14 AM.
- 11:05:12 AM

As a mark of respect to the memory of the deceased all Members present stood, in silence.

- 11:05:27 AM

Mr Buchholzby leave, moved—That further proceedings be conducted in the House.

- 11:05:32 AM

Question—put and passed.

- 11:05:50 AM


Mr Buchholz moved—That the Federation Chamber do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Ms Ryan 11:06:05 AM. Mr Buchholz 11:11:01 AM. Ms Templeman 11:16:03 AM. Mr Coleman 11:21:07 AM. Mr Champion 11:26:12 AM. Mr Drum 11:31:09 AM.
- 11:36:21 AM

Question—put and passed.

At 11.36 pm, the Deputy Speaker adjourned the Federation Chamber until 10.30 am on Monday, 4 September 2017.