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ORDER OF BUSINESS

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

 1.Prayers and acknowledgement of country

Commenced 9:30 AM

 2.Document to be presented – pursuant to temporary order - consideration at item 12

Commenced 9:31 AM
Document tabled

 3.Committees – proposals to meet:

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee to meet during the sitting of the Senate today - leave authorised

Public Works Joint Committee to meet during the sitting of the Senate today - leave authorised

Select Committee on Certain Aspects of Queensland Government Administration related to Commonwealth Government Affairs to meet during the sitting of the Senate today - Senator Macdonald raised an objection to the matter

the President put the question that the Select Committee on Certain Aspects of Queensland Government Administration related to Commonwealth Government Affairs  be authorised to meet during the sitting of the Senate today - Senate divided (9.39 am): ayes - 35; noes - 29 AGREED TO

 

Commenced 9:31 AM
matter concluded at 9.46 am

Motion to suspend standing orders to vary hours of meeting and routine of business today

Senator Moore moved a motion to suspend standing orders to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business today to provide for the consideration of a disallowance motion [Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulations 2014]

Senate divided (10.18 am) to suspend standing orders: ayes - 33; noes - 27  AGREED TO

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Senator Lazarus, Leader of the Palmer United Party, by leave, made a statement relating to party arrangements

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Senate divided (10.53 am) that the question be now put (re giving the motion precedence): ayes - 34; noes - 28  AGREED TO

Senate divided (11 am) that the motion moved by Senator Moore re precedence be agreed to: ayes - 34; noes - 28 AGREED TO

Senator Moore moved the motion (11.03 am)

Senator Macdonald moved an amendment to the motion, namely, omit paragraphs (3)(b) and (3)(c) - Senate divided (11.49 am) that the question be now put on the amendment: ayes - 33; noes - 30  AGREED TO

Senate divided (11.56 am) on Senator Macdonald's amendments: ayes - 30; noes - 33  NEGATIVED

Minister Cormann moved an amendment to the motion (12 pm)

Senator Wong moved that the question be now put (on Minister Cormann's amendment) - Senate divided (12.20 pm): ayes - 32; noes 30  AGREED TO

Senate divided (12.28 pm) on Minister Cormann's amendment: ayes - 29; noes - 32   NEGATIVED

Senator Abetz moved an amendment to the motion (12.32 pm), namely, omit all words after "7.20 pm" in paragraph (4)

 

Commenced 9:46 AM
Debate interrupted at 12.45 pm

 4.Government business orders of the day

1 – Tax Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2013 [homepage] – Resumption of second reading debate

 

Proposed second reading amendment to be moved by Senator Xenophon and Senator Wang on behalf of the PUP [sheet 7624]

 

AG committee amendments [sheet 7542]

 

PUP committee amendments [sheet 7618]

 

 

2 – Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014 [homepage]

 Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014 [homepage]

 – Resumption of second reading debate

 

In respect of the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014-

 

Govt committee amendments [sheet EH127]

 

Opposition committee amendments [sheet 7544]

 

3 – Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 [homepage]

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges (Amendment) Bill 2014 [homepage]

 – Resumption of second reading debate

At 12.45 pm

 5.Senators’ statements

Commenced 12:45 PM
debate concluded at 2 pm

At 2 pm

 6.Questions

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Suspension of standing orders to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business today

Senator Moore, by leave, moved a motion to suspend standing orders (2.30 pm) to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business today to provide for the consideration of a disallowance motion [Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulations 2014]

Senate divided (3.02 pm) to suspend standing orders: ayes - 33; noes - 31  AGREED TO

Senator Moore moved motion re precedence (3.08 pm); Minister Abetz moved an amendment to the precedence motion, namely, omit "determined without amendment or debate"

Senate divided (3.28 pm) that the question be now put on Minister Abetz' amendment: ayes - 33; noes - 31  AGREED TO

Senate divided (3.35 pm) on Minister Abetz' amendment: ayes - 31; noes - 33  NEGATIVED

Senate divided (3.41 pm) that the question be now put on the motion re precedence: ayes - 33; noes - 31  AGREED TO

Senate divided (3.46 pm) to give the motion precedence: ayes - 33; noes - 31 AGREED TO

Senate divided on the motion to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business for today: ayes - 33; noes - 31  AGREED TO 

 

Commenced 2:00 PM
matter concluded at 3.53 pm

Motion to disallow

Senator Dastyari moved that the Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00891] be disallowed

Senated divded (7.33 pm): ayes - 32; noes - 30  AGREED TO

 

Commenced 3:53 PM
Agreed to

 8.Notices of motion

Business of the Senate notice of motion no. 1 for today re disallowance was withdrawn

 

Commenced 7:40 PM
Notices given

Leave of absence

Senator Urquhart, by leave, moved a motion for leave of absence for Senator Lines for today, for personal reasons

Senator Siewert, by leave, moved a motion for leave of absence for Senator Hanson-Young for this week, for portfolio business

 

Commenced 7:40 PM
Agreed to

Tabling of committee report

Chair of the Regulations and Ordinances Committee (Senator Williams) to present delegated legislation monitor no. 15 of 2014

Commenced 7:41 PM
Document tabled

Tabling of committee report

Chair of the Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills (Senator Polley) to present the 15th report and alert digest no. 15 of 2014

Commenced 7:41 PM
Documents tabled

 15.Committee membership, by leave

Commenced 7:42 PM
Agreed to

 18.Adjournment proposed

Commenced 7:43 PM
Debate concluded

 19.Adjournment – time limit: 40 minutes
Senate adjourned at 8.17 pm

 7.Motions to take note of answers

[Time limit: 30 minutes]

Chair of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Williams) to withdraw business of the Senate notice of motion no. 1 for today (disallowance of the Financial Management and Accountability Amendment (2014 Measures No. 6) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00841])

 9.Placing of business

Postponement notifications

Committees – extensions of time received prior to printing:

Environment and Communications References Committee –

Invasive species – extended from 3 December 2014 to 4 March 2015

National Landcare Program – extended from 26 November 2014 to 11 February 2015

 10.Discovery of formal business

Business of the Senate notices of motion

2 – Senator Rhiannon – Reference to the Education and Employment References Committee (private vocational education and training providers)

3 – Assistant Minister for Social Services (Senator Fifield) – Reference to the Economics Legislation Committee (proposed amendments – Tax Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2013)

General business notices of motion

508 – Senator O’Sullivan – Coal industry

509 – Senator Rhiannon – WestConnex motorway

510 – Senator Carr – Order for the production of documents – Treatment of asylum seekers – Investigation by Transfield Services

511 – Senator Ludlam – ABC and SBS

512 – Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong) – Appointment of Australian Electoral Commissioner

513 – Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Milne) – Climate change

514 – Senator Conroy – Australian Defence Force personnel

515 – Senator Siewert – Kimberley Interpreting Service

 11.Any proposal pursuant to standing order 75

(If a proposal is submitted, it will be circulated in the chamber)

[Time limit: 60 minutes, or if no motions are moved 
to take note of answers, 90 minutes] 

 12.Consideration of document tabled earlier today

 

 13.Tabling and consideration of committee reports and government responses – pursuant to standing order 62(4)

Chair of the Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills (Senator Polley) to present the 15th report and alert digest no. 15 of 2014

Chair of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Williams) to present delegated legislation monitor no. 15 of 2014

Minister to present the government’s response to the report of the Select Committee on Australia’s Food Processing Sector

[Time limit per speaker: 10 minutes
Total time limit for all motions: 60 minutes]

 14.Ministerial statements

 16.Messages from the House of Representatives

 17.Order of business  It is proposed to consider business in the following order

Business of the Senate notices of motion

2 – Senator Rhiannon – Reference to the Education and Employment References Committee (private vocational education and training providers)

3 – Assistant Minister for Social Services (Senator Fifield) – Reference to the Economics Legislation Committee (proposed amendments – Tax Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2013)

Government business continued

Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate

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