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Documents presented out of sitting

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Documents presented out of sitting - after the Senate adjourned on 11 May 2017

Committee reports (pursuant to Senate standing order 38 (7))

  1. Appropriations, Staffing and Security—59th Report—Estimates for the Department of the Senate 2017-18, dated May 2017. [Received 12 May 2017]
  2. Education and Employment Legislation Committee—Fair Work Amendment (Repeal of 4 Yearly Reviews and Other Measures) Bill 2017 [Provisions]—Report, dated May 2017, Hansard record of proceedings and submissions. [Received 22 May 2017]

 

Government responses to parliamentary committee reports (pursuant to Senate standing order 166)

  1. Finance and Public Administration References Committee—Interim and final reports—Domestic violence in Australia—Government response, dated December 2016. [Received 17 May 2017]
  2. Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee—Report—Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) Bill 2016 [Provisions]—Government response, dated March 2017. [Received 26 May 2017]

 

Government documents (pursuant to Senate standing order 166)

  1. Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997—Live-stock mortalities for exports by sea—Report for the period 1 July to 31 December 2016—Replacement for document previously tabled on 21 March 2017. [Received 18 May 2017]
  2. Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979—Commonwealth Ombudsman’s report for 2015-16 of inspections conducted under section 186B. [Received 22 May 2017]

 

Reports of the Auditor-General (pursuant to Senate standing order 166(2)(a))

Auditor-General—Audit report no. 50 of 2016-17—Performance audit—Child support collection arrangements between the Department of Human Services and the Australian Taxation Office: Department of Human Services; Australian Taxation Office. [Certified 15 May 2017]

 

Returns to order (pursuant to Senate standing order 166)

Parallel importation laws—Order agreed to on 10 May 2017—

Letter to the President of the Senate from the Minister for Regional Development (Senator Nash). [Received 12 May 2017]

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development—Reduced vehicle import restrictions: cost benefit analysis—Final report, dated March 2015. [Received 12 May 2017]

Oakden aged care service—Order agreed to on 10 May 2017—Letter to the President of the Senate from the Minister for Regional Development (Senator Nash). [Received 25 May 2017]

 

List of departmental and agency appointments and vacancies (continuing order of the Senate of 24 June 2008, as amended)

Agriculture and Water Resources portfolio. [Received 17 May 2017]

Communications and the Arts portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Defence portfolio. [Received 24 May 2017]

Department of Human Services. [Received 17 May 2017]

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (Indigenous Affairs Group). [Received 17 May 2017]

Education and Training portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Employment portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Environment and Energy portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Finance portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Immigration and Border Protection portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Industry, Innovation and Science portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Industry, Innovation and Science (Resources and Northern Australia). [Received 18 May 2017]

Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Office for Women. [Received 12 May 2017]

Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Social Services portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Treasury portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

 

Lists of departmental and agency grants (continuing order of the Senate of 24 June 2008)

Attorney-General's portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Cancer Australia. [Received 19 May 2017]

Communications and the Arts portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Defence portfolio. [Received 24 May 2017]

Department of Education and Training. [Received 12 May 2017]

Department of Employment. [Received 25 May 2017]

Department of Human Services. [Received 17 May 2017]

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (Indigenous Affairs Group). [Received 17 May 2017]

Environment and Energy portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Finance portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade portfolio. [2] [Received 12 May 2017]

Immigration and Border Protection portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Industry, Innovation and Science portfolio. [2] [Received 18 May 2017]

Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Office for Women. [Received 12 May 2017]

Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Social Services portfolio. [Received 15 May 2017]

Treasury portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

 

Statements of departmental and agency unanswered estimates questions on notice (continuing order of the Senate of 25 June 2014)

Agriculture and Water Resources portfolio. [Received 23 May 2017]

Australian Trade and Commission. [Received 12 May 2017]

Communications and the Arts portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Department of Defence. [Received 24 May 2017]

Department of Environment and Energy. [Received 12 May 2017]

Department of Social Services. [Received 15 May 2017]

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. [Received 17 May 2017]

Department of Veterans╩╝ Affairs. [Received 17 May 2017]

Digital Transformation Agency. [2] [Received 23 May 2017]

Education and Training portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Employment portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Health portfolio. [Received 26 May 2017]

Immigration and Border Protection portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Industry, Innovation and Science portfolio. [Received 26 May 2017]

Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio. [Received 12 May 2017]

Treasury portfolio. [Received