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Draft House Minutes

No. 71

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

- 9:00:17 AM

 1The House met, at 9 am, pursuant to adjournment. Madam Speaker (the Honourable Bronwyn Bishop) took the Chair, made an acknowledgement of country and read Prayers.


- 9:01:23 AM

 2Albury-Wodonga Development Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2014

Mr McCormack (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to abolish the Albury-Wodonga Development Corporation, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr McCormack presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:01:46 AM

Mr McCormack moved—That the bill be now read a second time.


- 9:03:53 AM

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


- 9:04:04 AM

 3 National Security Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2014 

The order of the day having been read for the second reading


Mr Keenan 9:04:45 AM.
- 9:20:51 AM

Mr Keenan (Minister for Justice) moved—That the bill be now read a second time.


- 9:20:51 AM

Document

Mr Keenan presented a revised explanatory memorandum to the bill.


- 9:20:58 AM

Debate ensued.


Mr Dreyfus 9:21:03 AM. Mr Bandt 9:40:49 AM. Mr Wilkie 9:55:39 AM. Ms McGowan 10:10:41 AM. Ms Parke 10:15:55 AM. Mr Keenan 10:30:02 AM.
- 10:41:53 AM

Question—put.


- 10:42:04 AM

The House divided and only Ms McGowan, Mr Bandt and Mr Wilkie voting “No”, the Deputy Speaker (Mr Vasta) declared the question resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:46:23 AM

Bill read a second time.


- 10:46:40 AM

Consideration in detail

Bill, by leave, taken as a whole.


- 10:47:00 AM

Debate ensued.


Mr Bandt 10:47:27 AM. Mr Keenan 10:48:43 AM. Mr Bandt 10:51:37 AM. Mr Keenan 10:52:41 AM. Mr Bandt 10:54:33 AM. Mr Keenan 10:55:17 AM. Mr Bandt 10:56:22 AM. Mr Keenan 10:57:40 AM. Mr Bandt 10:57:53 AM. Mr Keenan 10:59:13 AM. Mr Bandt 11:00:07 AM. Mr Robert 11:01:35 AM. Mr Bandt 11:03:30 AM. Mr Robert 11:03:54 AM.
- 11:06:50 AM

Mr Bandt, by leave, moved amendments (3) to (10) together.


- 11:11:58 AM

Debate continued.


Mr Robert 11:12:05 AM. Mr Dreyfus 11:17:12 AM.
- 11:21:24 AM

Question—That the amendments be agreed to—put.


- 11:21:53 AM

The House divided and only Ms McGowan, Mr Bandt and Mr Wilkie voting “Aye”, the Deputy Speaker (Mr Vasta) declared the question resolved in the negative.


- 11:26:11 AM

Mr Bandt, by leave, moved amendments (1) and (2) together.


- 11:29:05 AM

Debate continued.


Mr Robert 11:29:20 AM. Mr Dreyfus 11:34:12 AM. Mr Bandt 11:34:57 AM.
- 11:36:26 AM

Question—That the amendments be agreed to—put.


- 11:36:49 AM

The House divided and only Ms McGowan, Mr Bandt and Mr Wilkie voting “Aye”, the Deputy Speaker (Mr Vasta) declared the question resolved in the negative.


- 11:40:59 AM

Mr Wilkie, by leave, moved amendments (1) and (2) together.


- 11:44:01 AM

Debate continued.


Mr Robert 11:44:14 AM. Mr Wilkie 11:45:05 AM. Mr Robert 11:46:54 AM. Mr Wilkie 11:47:46 AM. Mr Robert 11:49:41 AM. Mr Wilkie 11:51:50 AM. Mr Robert 11:55:47 AM. Mr Wilkie 11:56:52 AM. Mr Robert 11:58:22 AM. Mr Wilkie 11:59:33 AM. Mr Dreyfus 12:01:51 PM. Mr Robert 12:06:51 PM.
- 12:08:30 PM

Closure

Mr Robert (Assistant Minister for Defence) moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put and passed.


- 12:08:50 PM

And the question—That the amendments moved by Mr Wilkie be agreed tobeing accordingly put.


- 12:09:16 PM

The House divided and only Ms McGowan, Mr Bandt and Mr Wilkie voting “Aye”, the Deputy Speaker (Mr Broadbent) declared the question resolved in the negative.


- 12:13:29 PM

Bill agreed to.

Consideration in detail concluded.


- 12:13:46 PM

On the motion of Mr Robert, by leave, the bill was read a third time.


- 12:14:15 PM

 4 Automotive Transformation Scheme Amendment Bill 2014 

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the question—That the bill be now read a second time—

Debate resumed.


Mr Fletcher 12:14:29 PM. Mr Champion 12:22:09 PM. Mr E. T. Jones 12:37:16 PM. Mr Watts 12:52:37 PM. Ms Henderson 1:03:57 PM. Ms Ryan 1:18:45 PM.
- 1:30:06 PM

Ms Ryan addressing the House—


- 1:30:11 PM

It being 1.30 pm, the debate was interrupted in accordance with standing order 43Ms Ryan was granted leave to continue her speech when the debate is resumed, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.


- 1:30:15 PM

 5MEMBERS’ STATEMENTS

Members’ statements were made.


Mr Husic 1:30:13 PM. Mrs Griggs 1:31:53 PM. Mr Feeney 1:33:15 PM. Mrs Wicks 1:34:32 PM. Ms MacTiernan 1:36:02 PM. Mrs Prentice 1:37:32 PM. Ms Rowland 1:38:58 PM. Mr Nikolic 1:40:28 PM. Ms Parke 1:42:01 PM. Mr Whiteley 1:43:34 PM. Mr Thistlethwaite 1:45:07 PM. Mr Wyatt 1:46:43 PM. Ms Brodtmann 1:47:59 PM. Mr Kelly 1:49:33 PM. Ms McGowan 1:51:00 PM. Ms O'Dwyer 1:52:25 PM. Ms Claydon 1:53:57 PM. Mr Ruddock 1:55:35 PM. Ms A. E. Burke 1:57:04 PM. Ms Price 1:58:38 PM.
- 2:00:26 PM

Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)by indugence, updated the House on the events in the Middle East.


- 2:03:52 PM

Mr Shorten (Leader of the Opposition)by indugence, made a statement on the same matter.


- 2:05:50 PM

 6QUESTIONS


- 2:05:58 PM

 (1)Ms Plibersek to Ms J. I. Bishop (Minister for Foreign Affairs)


- 2:09:48 PM

 (2)Mr Irons to Ms J. I. Bishop (Minister for Foreign Affairs)


- 2:13:17 PM

 (3)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Dreyfus. 2:14:56 PM. Mr Abbott 2:15:10 PM.
- 2:15:55 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 2:16:38 PM

 (4)Ms O'Dwyer to Mr Keenan (Minister for Justice)


- 2:19:57 PM

 (5)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:20:33 PM

 (6)Mr Simpkins to Mr Morrison (Minister for Immigration and Border Protection)


- 2:23:50 PM

 (7)Ms Macklin to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:25:11 PM. Mr Abbott 2:25:33 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:25:57 PM. Mr Abbott 2:26:12 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:26:52 PM.
- 2:27:31 PM

 (8)Mr Katter to Ms J. I. Bishop (Minister representing the Attorney-General)


- 2:28:42 PM

 (9)Mr Hogan to Mr Hockey (Treasurer)


- 2:32:04 PM

 (10)Mr Snowdon to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:33:21 PM

 (11)Ms M. L. Landry to Mr Truss (Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development)


- 2:36:25 PM

 (12)Ms King to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:39:06 PM

 (13)Mr Smith to Mr Briggs (Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development)


Point of order, Mr Mitchell. 2:42:15 PM. Mr Briggs 2:42:45 PM.
- 2:43:12 PM

 (14)Ms L. M. Chesters to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:46:04 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 2:46:14 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 2:46:32 PM

 (15)Mr Sukkar to Mr Hunt (Minister for the Environment)


- 2:50:15 PM

 (16)Mr Bowen to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:52:41 PM. Mr Abbott 2:52:52 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:53:21 PM.
- 2:53:55 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.54 pm the Member for Isaacs (Mr Dreyfus) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for interjecting and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:54:00 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Point of order, Mr Albanese. 2:54:16 PM. Mr Abbott 2:54:39 PM.
- 2:55:40 PM

 (17)Mr Pasin to Mr Dutton (Minister for Health)


- 2:59:17 PM

 (18)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 3:00:45 PM

Member directed to leave

At 3.01 pm the Member for Parramatta (Ms Owens) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for continuing to interject after a warning had been given by the Chair and she accordingly left the Chamber.


- 3:01:05 PM

Questions without notice continued.


Mr Abbott 3:01:12 PM.
- 3:02:41 PM

 (19)Dr Hendy to Mr Truss (Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development)


- 3:05:15 PM

 (20)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 3:07:44 PM.
- 3:08:10 PM

 (21)Ms Price to Mr Joyce (Minister for Agriculture)


Point of order, Mr Albanese. 3:10:46 PM. Mr Joyce 3:10:58 PM.
- 3:12:15 PM

Mrs B. K. Bishop (Speaker)made a statement in relation to a point of order raised yesterday by Dr Leigh.


- 3:13:11 PM

Question to SpeakerMr Pynere a tweet by Mr Mitchell.


- 3:14:36 PM

Question to SpeakerMr A. S. Burkere an answer given by the Prime Minister at Question Time today.


- 3:15:38 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 3:16:13 PM

 7DOCUMENTS 

The following documents were presented: 

Migration Act 1958—Section 486OAssessment of detention arrangements—Personal identifiers 1001161, 1001280, 1001296, 1001298, 1001301, 1001303, 1001307, 1001308, 1001314, 1001322, 1001325, 1001326, 1001338, 1001343, 1001344, 1001381, 1001390, 1001391, 1001398, 1001400, 1001409, 1001411, 1001471, 1001493, 1001497, 1001508, 1001516, 1001530, 1001539, 1001540, 1001543, 1001559, 1001566, 1001567, 1001578, 1001579, 1001586, 1001588, 1001616, 1001618, 1001621, 1001623, 1001624, 1001652, 1001653, 1001655, 1001656, 1001659, 1001660, 1001668, 1001670, 1001673—

Commonwealth and Immigration Ombudsman's reports.

Government response to Ombudsman's reports.


- 3:16:21 PM

 8Selection Committee Report

The Speaker presented the following document:

Selection Committee—Report No. 14 relating to the consideration of private Members’ business on Monday, 20 October 2014.


- 3:16:41 PM

 9DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—Superannuation

The House was informed that Mr Bowen  had proposed that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely, “The Government undermining the retirement savings of working Australians through its adverse changes to superannuation”.


- 3:17:01 PM

The proposed discussion having received the necessary support—


- 3:17:03 PM

Mr Bowen addressed the House.


- 3:27:10 PM

Discussion ensued.


Mr McCormack 3:27:16 PM. Mr Ripoll 3:37:19 PM. Mr Coleman 3:42:30 PM. Ms Ryan 3:47:33 PM. Dr Hendy 3:52:44 PM. Mr Thomson 3:57:47 PM. Ms Henderson 4:02:48 PM. Point of order, Mr Conroy. 4:03:40 PM. Ms Henderson 4:03:52 PM. Mr Watts 4:07:50 PM. Mr Hogan 4:12:38 PM.
- 4:17:36 PM

Discussion concluded.


- 4:17:41 PM

 10 Automotive Transformation Scheme Amendment Bill 2014 

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the question—That the bill be now read a second time—

Debate resumed.


Ms King 4:17:51 PM. Mr Hayes 4:32:42 PM. Mr Conroy 4:47:54 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 5:03:02 PM. Ms MacTiernan 5:18:01 PM. Mr Husic 5:32:22 PM. Mr Dreyfus 5:47:36 PM. Ms O'Neil 6:00:20 PM. Mr O'Connor 6:14:50 PM. Mr Katter 6:30:02 PM. Point of order, Mr Robert. 6:43:34 PM. Mr Katter 6:43:59 PM. Ms Bird 6:45:20 PM. Mr Thomson 7:00:22 PM. Mr Marles 7:15:20 PM.
- 7:30:06 PM

 11ADJOURNMENT

It being 7.30 pmThe question was proposed—That the House do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.


Mr Byrne 7:30:12 PM. Mrs Griggs 7:35:20 PM. Dr Leigh 7:40:31 PM. Ms M. L. Landry 7:45:33 PM. Ms MacTiernan 7:50:24 PM. Mrs Wicks 7:55:38 PM.
- 8:00:43 PM

The House continuing to sit until 8 pm—The Speaker adjourned the House until 9 am tomorrow.


- 8:00:45 PM

DOCUMENTS 

 The following documents were deemed to have been presented on 1 October 2014

 Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998—Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (confidentiality) determination—No. 10 of 2014 [F2014L01304].

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

Broadcasting Services (Additional Television Licence Condition) Notice 2014 [F2014L01307].

Broadcasting Services (Events) Notice (No. 1) 2010—Amendment No. 10 of 2014 [F2014L01308].

Children’s Television Standards Variation 2014 (No. 1) [F2014L01311].

 Christmas Island Act 1958—List of Acts of the Western Australian Parliament for the period—22 February to 21 August 2014.

Civil Aviation Act 1988—Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998—Exemption—flight data recording—CASA EX118/14 [F2014L01309].

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Act 1955—List of Acts of the Western Australian Parliament for the period—22 February to 21 August 2014.

Corporations Act 2001ASIC Instrument—14/0952 [F2014L01295].

Legislative Instruments Act 2003—List of legislative instruments due to sunset on 1 April 2016.

National Health Act 1953

Amendment Determination under section 84AH (2014) (No. 4)—PB 77 of 2014 [F2014L01305].

National Health (Epworth and Cabrini Private Hospitals Paperless Prescribing and Claiming Trial) Special Arrangement 2014—PB 68 of 2014 [F2014L01302].

National Health (Listed drugs on F1 or F2) Amendment Determination 2014 (No. 9)—PB 76 of 2014 [F2014L01306].

National Health (Listing of Pharmaceutical Benefits) Amendment Instrument 2014 (No. 10)—PB 72 of 2014 [F2014L01298].

National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits—Therapeutic Groups) Amendment Determination 2014 (No. 2)—PB 80 of 2014 [F2014L01310].

Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910—National Land (Road Transport) Ordinance 2014—

Extension of Time Rule 2014 [F2014L01299].

Open Areas Parking Rule 2014 [F2014L01303].

Parking Authority Declaration—2014 High Court of Australia [F2014L01297].

Removal of Infringement Notice Management Plans Rule 2014 [F2014L01301].

Staffing and Delegations Rule 2014 [F2014L01296].

Suspension for Non-payment of Infringement Notices Rule 2014 [F2014L01300].

 


- 8:00:53 PM

ATTENDANCE

All Members attended (at some time during the sitting) except Mr FrydenbergMr GriffinMr PalmerMr Robb and Dr Stone.


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