Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 3 for 2014

Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 3 for 2014

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

Senator Helen Kroger (Government Whip, Chair)
Senator Anne McEwen (Opposition Whip)
Senator Bridget McKenzie (The Nationals Whip)
Senator Rachel Siewert (Australian Greens Whip)
Senator Catryna Bilyk
Senator David Bushby
Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield
Senator Claire Moore

Secretary: Chris Reid
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SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 3 OF 2014

  1. The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 at 7.22 pm.
  2. The committee resolved to recommend—That—
    1. the provisions of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Removing Re-approval and Re-registration) Bill 2014 be referred immediately to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 16 June 2014 (see appendix 1 for a statement of reasons for referral);
    2. the provisions of the Corporations Amendment (Streamlining of Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2014 be referred immediately to the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 16 June 2014 (see appendix 2 for a statement of reasons for referral);
    3. the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2014 be referred immediately to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 June 2014 (see appendix 3 for a statement of reasons for referral); and 
    4. the Flags Amendment Bill 2014 be referred immediately to the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 16 June 2014 (see appendix 4 for a statement of reasons for referral). 
  3. The committee resolved to recommend—That the following bills not be referred to committees:
    • Civil Aviation Amendment (CASA Board) Bill 2014
    • Export Market Development Grants Amendment Bill 2014
    • Great Barrier Reef Legislation Amendment Bill 2014
    • Defence Force Retirement Benefits Legislation Amendment (Fair Indexation) Bill 2014
    • Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment Bill 2014
    • Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Bill 2014
    • Social Security Amendment (Caring for People on Newstart) Bill 2014
    • Statute Law Revision Bill (No.1) Bill 2014.
The committee recommends accordingly.
 
  1. The committee deferred consideration of the following bills to its next meeting:

(Helen Kroger)
Chair
20 March 2014

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