Divisions—2012

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Number of divisions –342
Committee divisions –62
Senate divisions –280
*Government in majority –333
#Ayes and Noes were equal and so the question was negatived – 0

Key

Govt – Government
Opp – Opposition
AG – Australian Greens
DLP – Democratic Labor Party
Ind – Senator Xenophon

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

 

Date

Type

Subject

Govt

Opp

AG

DLP

Ind

7 Feb

Senate

Taxation – Minerals Resource Rent Tax–Order for production of documents – Proposed suspension of Standing Orders*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

7 Feb

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Admission of Palestine as a member of UNESCO*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

7 Feb

Senate

Taxation – Sovereign Wealth Fund*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

8 Feb

Senate

Committees – Allocation of departments to legislation committees*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

8 Feb

Senate

Health – Effects of wind farms – Opposition amendment

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

8 Feb

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee – Proposed attendance of witness*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

8 Feb

Senate

Objection to ruling of President*

No

No

Yes

No

No

9 Feb

Senate

Environment – Protection of Tasmanian forests from logging – Intergovernmental agreement*

No

No

Yes

No

No

9 Feb

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 – Consideration of bills*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

9 Feb

Senate

Australian Greens – Senator Rhiannon*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

9 Feb

Senate

Economics – Grocery retailing sector*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

9 Feb

Senate

Administration – Register of the National Estate*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

9 Feb

Senate

Order for the production of documents*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

9 Feb

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Sri Lanka*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

27 Feb

Committee

National Radioactive Waste Management Bill 2010 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

27 Feb

Senate

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2012 and related bills – proposed suspension of standing orders*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

27 Feb

Committee

Members of Parliament (Life Gold Pass) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

28 Feb

Committee

National Radioactive Waste Management Bill 2010 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Feb

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Mr Mamdouh Habib – Inspector–General of Intelligence and Security report – Proposed order for the production of documents*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Feb

Senate

Education – Higher education funding*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Feb

Committee

National Radioactive Waste Management Bill 2010 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

No

29 Feb

Senate

Administration – Julian Assange – Recognition as a journalist*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Feb

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Malaysia – Rare earth processing plant*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Feb

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee – proposed  reference*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

29 Feb

Committee

Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment (Tuition Protection Service and Other Measures) Bill 2011 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

1 Mar

Senate

Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People Bill 2010 – Second reading*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

1 Mar

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Human rights in China and Tibet*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

1 Mar

Senate

Environment – Murray Darling Basin – Reference to committee*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

13 Mar

Senate

National Radioactive Waste Management Bill 2010 – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

13 Mar

Senate

Animal welfare – Live animal export trade*

No

No

Yes

No

13 Mar

Senate

Economics Legislation Committee—Proposed reference*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Days and hours of meeting and Routine of Business – Variation – Closure motion*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Days and hours of meeting and Routine of Business – Variation*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

14 Mar

Senate

Administration – Parliamentary Library – Efficiency dividend*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Third Optional Protocol on the Convention of the Rights of the Child*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Defence – Afghanistan – Withdrawal of Australian troops*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Defence – Nuclear submarines*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Education – Non–government school funding – Amendment to motion*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

14 Mar

Senate

Finance – Future Fund – Appointment of Chair – Proposed order for the production of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

14 Mar

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee – Proposed reference*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

15 Mar

Senate

Education – Higher Education – Student services fees*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

15 Mar

Senate

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee – Proposed reference*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

15 Mar

Senate

Economics – Coal exports to China*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

15 Mar

Senate

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2012 and related bills – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

15 Mar

Senate

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2012 – Xenophon amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

15 Mar

Senate

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2012 and related bills – Remaining Stages*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Immigration – Immigration detention centre – Serco training manuals – Proposed order for the production of documents*

No

No

Yes

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee – Proposed reference*

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Environment – Western Australian fishing industry – Export fishing licence*

No

No

Yes

No

19 Mar

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee – Proposed reference*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – closure motion*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – proposed suspension of standing  orders*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 – Opp second reading amendment*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – AG second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 – Xenophon second reading amendment

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – closure motion*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills – proposed suspension of standing orders*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Mar

Senate

Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 – remaining stages be agreed to*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Matter of privilege – Proposed suspension of standing orders*

No

No

Yes

No

20 Mar

Senate

Environment – Coal seam gas emissions – Study – Proposed order for the production of documents*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2012 – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

20 Mar

Senate

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2012 – Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2012 – Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2012 – remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

20 Mar

Senate

Higher Education Support Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012 – Schedule 1, items 2 and 4 stand*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Road Safety Remuneration Bill 2011 and a related bill – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Mar

Senate

Road Safety Remuneration Bill 2011 and a related bill – remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

21 Mar

Senate

Politics – Liberal Party – Closure motion*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

21 Mar

Senate

Politics – Liberal Party – Proposed suspension of standing orders*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Mar

Senate

Fair Work Amendment (Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industry) Bill 2011 [2012] – Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

21 Mar

Senate

Employment – Central Coast Group Training – Youth Skills and Employment Centre – Proposed order for the productio of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

21 Mar

Senate

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012 – Schedule for items 10 and 13*

Yes

No

Yes

No

21 Mar

Senate

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012 – Remaining stages and bill passed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

22 Mar

Senate

Solar Hot Water Rebate Bill 2012 – Second reading*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Politics – Farmers and Settlers' Association*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Defence – Australian Defence Force Academy – Kirkham Inquiry*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

22 Mar

Senate

Senate – Matter of privilege – Paragraph (a)*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Senate – Matter of privilege – Paragraph (b)*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

22 Mar

Senate

Economics – Queensland – Minerals Resource Rent Tax*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Senate – Work of the Standing Committee of Privileges*

No

No

Yes

No

No

22 Mar

Senate

Privileges – Standing Committee – Document circulated to committee members*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Senate – Acknowledgement of Country*

No

No

Yes

No

No

22 Mar

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Nuclear energy*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Environment – Great Australian Bight*

No

No

Yes

No

22 Mar

Senate

Environment – Coal seam gas mining*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

22 Mar

Senate

Environment – Great Barrier Reef*

No

No

Yes

No

No

9 May

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Phoenixing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 - Third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

-

9 May

Senate

Foreign Affairs - Overseas development assistance*

No

No

Yes

No

-

9 May

Senate

Environment - Murray Darling - Inflows - Paragraph (a)*

No

Yes

No

Yes

-

9 May

Senate

Environment - Murray Darling - Inflows - Paragraph (c) - Proposed order for production of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

-

9 May

Senate

Routine of business - Variation - Suspension of standing orders*

Yes

No

Yes

No

-

9 May

Senate

Routine of business - Variation - Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

No

-

9 May

Senate

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (Schoolkids Bonus Budget Measures) Bill 2012 - Precedence motion - Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

No

-

9 May

Senate

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (Schoolkids Bonus Budget Measures) Bill 2012 - Consideration*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

-

10 May

Senate

Selection of Bills Committee Report No. 5 - Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

10 May

Senate

Environment - River Murray extraction caps - South Australia*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

10 May

Senate

Employment - Code of practice - Building and construction sector*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

10 May

Senate

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (Schoolkids Bonus Budget Measures) Bill 2012 - Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

-

Yes

10 May

Senate

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (Schoolkids Bonus Budget Measures) Bill 2012 - Remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

-

No

18 Jun

Senate

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Bill 2012 and related bills – Second reading – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

18 Jun

Committee

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Bill 2012 and related bills – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

No

18 Jun

Senate

Administration – Accountability and transparency*

No

Yes

No

18 Jun

Senate

Administration – Gillard Government – Achievements*

No

Yes

No

19 Jun

Senate

Senate – Days and hours of meeting and routine of business – Variation – Closure motion*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Jun

Senate

Senate – Days and hours of meeting and routine of business – Variation*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Proposed suspension of standing orders – Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Proposed suspension of standing orders*

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Second Reading Opposition amendment*

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Government amendments*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2012 – Schedule 1 stand as printed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Further Future of Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Government amendments*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Further Future of Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

Corporations Amendment (Further Future of Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2012 – Schedule 1 stand as printed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee – Proposed reference*

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – Opp amendments*

No

Yes

No

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – AG amendments*

Yes

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – Items and Schedule opposed*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Jun

Senate

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 – Remaining stages and passage of bill*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

21 Jun

Senate

Law and Justice – Gun laws*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Jun

Senate

Environment – Fossil fuel subsidies*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Jun

Senate

Economics – Carbon Tax – Closure motion*

No

Yes

No

Yes

21 Jun

Senate

Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Maintaining Address) Bill 2011 and related bill – Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

21 Jun

Senate

Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Maintaining Address) Bill 2011 and related bill – remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

22 Jun

Senate

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator (Charges) Bill 2012 – Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

22 Jun

Senate

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator (Charges) Bill 2012 – Remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Australian Human Rights Commission Amendment (National Children's Commissioner) Bill 2012 – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Millennium Development Goals*

No

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012 – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012 – Remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Clean Energy Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 and two related bills – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Clean Energy Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 and two related bills – Remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

No

25 Jun

Senate

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2012–13 and related bills – Clauses to stand as printed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

26 Jun

Senate

Foreign Affairs – International Day in Support of Victims of Torture*

No

No

Yes

No

26 Jun

Senate

Administration – Fair Work Australia – Mr Craig Thomson*

No

Yes

No

26 Jun

Senate

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2012 – second reading amendment*

No

Yes

No

Yes

26 Jun

Senate

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2012 – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

26 Jun

Senate

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2012 – Opposition amendments*

Yes

No

Yes

No

27 Jun

Senate

Tax Laws Amendment (2012 Measures No. 2) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

27 Jun

Senate

Tax Laws Amendment (2012 Measures No. 2) Bill 2012 and a related bill – Remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

27 Jun

Senate

Administration – National Disability Insurance Scheme – Proposed Joint Select Committee*

No

Yes

No

Yes

27 Jun

Senate

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 3) 2012 – AG second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

27 Jun

Committee

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 3) 2012 – Opp amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

27 Jun

Committee

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 3) 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Senate – Days and hours of meeting and routine of business – Variation*

Yes

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (The Bali Process) Bill 2012 –  Second Reading – Greens Amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (The Bali Process) Bill 2012 – Second Reading

Yes

No

No

Yes

28 Jun

Senate

Tax Laws Amendment (Managed Investment Trust Withholding Tax) Bill 2012 and related bill –  Opp second reading amendment*

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Jun

Senate

Tax Laws Amendment (Managed Investment Trust Withholding Tax) Bill 2012 and related bill – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Tax Laws Amendment (Managed Investment Trust Withholding Tax) Bill 2012 and related bill – third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Bill 2012 – AG second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

28 Jun

Committee

Social Security Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Schedule 1 stand as printed*

Yes

Yes

No

No

28 Jun

Committee

Social Security Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Schedule 2 stand as printed*

Yes

Yes

No

28 Jun

Committee

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territories Bill 2012 – AG amendments 4, 17 and 20 on sheet 7221*

No

No

Yes

28 Jun

Committee

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2011 – AG amendment no. 7 on sheet 7222*

No

No

Yes

28 Jun

Senate

Social Security Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 and 2 related bills – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

28 Jun

Senate

Health – Impact of wind farms – Proposed order for production of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

14 Aug

Senate

Administration – Fair Work Act – Review*

No

Yes

No

Yes

14 Aug

Senate

Parliament – Standards of Ministerial Ethics*

No

Yes

No

No

14 Aug

Committee

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Obligations and Prudential Standards) Bill 2012 – Cormann amendment [7199]*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

14 Aug

Senate

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Obligations and Prudential Standards) Bill 2012 – Third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

15 Aug

Committee

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Screening) Bill 2012 – Greens amendment [7257]*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

15 Aug

Senate

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Screening) Bill 2012 – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

15 Aug

Senate

Senate – Days and hours of meeting and routine of business – Variation*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

15 Aug

Senate

Environment – Westpac – Solomon Islands logging*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

15 Aug

Senate

Taxation – Minerals Resource Rent Tax – Proposed order for production of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

16 Aug

Senate

Primary industries – Australian Small Pelagic Fishery*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

16 Aug

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Second Reading Opposition amendments – Paragraph (a)

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

16 Aug

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Second Reading Opposition amendments – Paragraph (b)*

No

Yes

No

No

No

16 Aug

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Second Reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

16 Aug

Committee

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

No

16 Aug

Committee

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

16 Aug

Committee

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

16 Aug

Committee

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

No

16 Aug

Senate

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Aug

Committee

Consumer Credit Legislation Amendment (Enhancements) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole Greens amendments [7260]*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Aug

Senate

Environment – Murray Darling Basin – Feasibility studies*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Aug

Senate

Employment – Misappropriation of funds – Financial controls*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

21 Aug

Committee

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010 – Australian Greens amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

21 Aug

Senate

Immigration – Humanitarian Program*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

21 Aug

Committee

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010 – Australian Greens amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

21 Aug

Committee

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010 – Item 6 stand as printed*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

21 Aug

Senate

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010 – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

22 Aug

Senate

Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Australian Greens second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

22 Aug

Senate

Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Australian Greens second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

22 Aug

Committee

Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Australian Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

22 Aug

Senate

Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

22 Aug

Senate

Environment – James Price Point gas hub precinct – Impact assessment*

No

No

Yes

22 Aug

Senate

Economics – 2011–12 Federal Budget – Creation of jobs*

No

Yes

No

22 Aug

Senate

Communications – Free press*

No

Yes

No

23 Aug

Senate

Health Insurance (Dental Services) Bill 2012 [No. 2] – Second reading*

No

Yes

No

23 Aug

Senate

Social issues – Gender inequality*

No

No

Yes

No

No

23 Aug

Senate

Administration – Reserve Bank of Australia subsidies – Proposed order for production of documents*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Senate

Foreign affairs – Indonesia – Tripa forest*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

10 Sep

Senate

Small Pelagic Fishery Total Allowable Catch (Quota Species) Determination 2012 – Proposed disallowance*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – Xenophon, Heffernan, Madigan, Nash, Waters amendments

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

10 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

11 Sep

Senate

Rearrangement of business – Designation of Republic of Nauru*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

11 Sep

Senate

Finance – Foreign investment – Cubbie Station

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

11 Sep

Senate

Defence – 2013 Defence White Paper*

No

No

Yes

No

11 Sep

Senate

Environment – Federal responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Sep

Senate

Primary Industries – Super trawlers*

No

No

Yes

No

11 Sep

Senate

Finance – Cubbie Station – Audit of national water entitlements*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Sep

Senate

Proposed reference to committee – Amendment to motion*

No

No

Yes

No

12 Sep

Senate

Migration Act – Designation of the Republic of Nauru – Proposed approval – Amendment by Senator Cash*

Split

Yes

No

No

No

12 Sep

Senate

Migration Act – Designation of the Republic of Nauru – Proposed approval – Amendment by Senator Hanson–Young*

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

12 Sep

Senate

Migration Act – Designation of the Republic of Nauru – Proposed approval*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Economics – Proposed reference to committee*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Defence – Search and rescue operations at sea*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Politics – Boycott, Divestments and Sanctions policy*

No

Yes

No

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Administration – Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Place – Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Administration – Condolence – Ms Vikki Riley*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

12 Sep

Senate

Industrial relations – Grocon – Myer Emporium site*

No

Yes

No

No

No

12 Sep

Senate

Employment – Fair Work Australia – Publication of documents*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

13 Sep

Senate

Environment Protection (Beverage Container Deposit and Recovery Scheme) Bill 2010 – Second Reading*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

13 Sep

Senate

Administration – Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Place – Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

17 Sep

Senate

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Fishing Activities) Bill 2012 – Exemption from cut–off*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

17 Sep

Senate

Administration–Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Places–Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

18 Sep

Senate

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Commercial Fishing Activities) Bill 2012 – Second reading opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

18 Sep

Senate

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Commercial Fishing Activities) Bill 2012 – Second Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

18 Sep

Senate

Social Issues – Violent protests*

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

18 Sep

Senate

Administration–Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Places–Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

18 Sep

Senate

Law and Justice – Torture – Mr David Hicks*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

19 Sep

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Commercial Fishing Activities) Bill 2012 – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

No

19 Sep

Senate

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Commercial Fishing Activities) Bill 2012 – Third Reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Sep

Senate

Administration–Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Places–Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

19 Sep

Senate

Variation of hours of meeting and routine of business – Suspension of standing orders*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Sep

Senate

Variation of hours of meeting and routine of business – Precedence*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Sep

Senate

Variation of hours of meeting and routine of business – Question be put*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Sep

Senate

Variation of hours of meeting and routine of business*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Sep

Senate

Environment and Communications References Committee – Proposed reference of a bill*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Sep

Senate

Social Issues – Mr Geert Wilders*

No

No

Yes

No

20 Sep

Senate

Economics – Newstart*

No

No

Yes

No

20 Sep

Senate

Administration–Protecting Nationally Threatened Species and Wilderness Places–Responsibility*

No

No

Yes

Yes

20 Sep

Senate

Marriage Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2012 – Second reading

Split

No

Yes

No

Yes

9 Oct

Senate

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Fair Incentives to Work) Bill 2012 – AG second reading amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

9 Oct

Senate

Education – Higher education funding*

No

No

Yes

Yes

9 Oct

Committee

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Fair Incentives to Work) Bill 2012 – Schedule 1 stand as printed*

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

9 Oct

Committee

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Fair Incentives to Work) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

10 Oct

Senate

Order of business – Rearrangement*

Yes

Yes

No

No

10 Oct

Senate

Designation of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea – Regional processing country – approval – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

No

10 Oct

Senate

Designation of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea – Regional processing country – approval*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

10 Oct

Committee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Export Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012 –  committee not insist and agrees to amendments in place*

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

10 Oct

Senate

Superannuation – Productivity Commission report – proposed order for production of document*

No

Yes

No

Yes

10 Oct

Senate

Environment – Great Barrier Reef*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Consideration of legislation*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Law and Justice – Marriage equality legislation*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Proposed order for production of documents – Data retention*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Proposed order for production of documents – National data retention scheme*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Proposed order for production of documents – Public Interest Disclosure bill*

No

No

Yes

Yes

11 Oct

Senate

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee – Proposed reference*

No

No

Yes

29 Oct

Senate

Environment – Responsibility for nationally threatened species and wilderness places*

No

No

Yes

29 Oct

Senate

Administration – Disallowance motions (Senator Siewert)*

No

No

Yes

29 Oct

Committee

Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 – Opp amendment

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

29 Oct

Committee

Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 – Government amendments*

Yes

Yes

No

No

29 Oct

Senate

Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 and related bill – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

No

30 Oct

Senate

Environment – Kangaroo Island*

No

No

Yes

30 Oct

Senate

Community Services – Newstart*

No

No

Yes

31 Oct

Senate

Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Bill 2012 and a related bill – Second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

31 Oct

Senate

Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Bill 2012 and a related bill – Third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

31 Oct

Senate

Law and Justice – Mr David Hicks*

No

No

Yes

31 Oct

Committee

Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 – Committee does not insist on amendments not agreed to*

Yes

Yes

No

No

1 Nov

Senate

Appropriation (Implementation of the Report of the Expert Panel on Asylum Seekers) Bill (No. 1) 2012–2013 and a related bill – Exemption from SO 111*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

1 Nov

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Hydrofluorocarbons*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

1 Nov

Senate

Economics – Clean Energy package*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

1 Nov

Senate

Economics – Minerals Resource Rent Tax*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

1 Nov

Senate

Administration – Newstart*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Nov

Senate

Appropriation (Implementation of the Report of the Expert Panel on Asylum Seekers) Bill No 1 and 2 – Second reading amendment (Senator Hanson–Young)*

No

No

Yes

No

19 Nov

Senate

Foreign affairs – Mr David Hicks – Legality of conviction*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Nov

Senate

Administration – Wind farms – Access to committee evidence*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

19 Nov

Committee

Illegal Logging Prohibition Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Nov

Committee

Illegal Logging Prohibition Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

19 Nov

Senate

Illegal Logging Prohibition Bill 2012 – third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Hours of meeting and routine of business – Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Hours of meeting and routine of business – Motion be agreed to*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Exemption of bills from cut–off – Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Exemption of bills from cut–off – Motion be agreed to*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Selection of Bills 15th report – Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

No

No

20 Nov

Senate

Selection of Bills 15th report – adoption and additional reference*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Senate

Education – University of Western Sydney – Funding*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

20 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

Yes

20 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

21 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012  – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

21 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012  – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

21 Nov

Committee

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012  – Committee of the whole – Nationals amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

21 Nov

Senate

Water Amendment (Long–term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Bill 2012  – Third reading*

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

21 Nov

Committee

Higher Education Support Amendment (Streamlining and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Government amendments*

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

21 Nov

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Israel – Rocket and mortar attacks*

No

Yes

No

Yes

21 Nov

Senate

Reference to the Community Affairs References Committee – Coal industry*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Nov

Senate

Environment – Bight Petroleum – Seismic survey*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Nov

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Israel and Palestine*

No

No

Yes

No

21 Nov

Senate

Migration Amendment Regulation 2012 – Disallowance

No

Yes

Yes

22 Nov

Senate

Environment – Australian Cuttlefish*

No

No

Yes

No

22 Nov

Senate

Economics – International Energy Agency – Australia’s carbon price scheme*

No

No

Yes

No

22 Nov

Senate

Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Amendment Bill 2012 – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

26 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment (Transfer of Business) Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

26 Nov

Senate

Fair Work Amendment (Transfer of Business) Bill 2012 – Third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

26 Nov

Committee

Fair Entitlements Guarantee Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

No

No

26 Nov

Committee

Fair Entitlements Guarantee Bill 2012 – Bill stand as printed*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

26 Nov

Senate

Administration – Asylum seekers – Use of the term ‘illegal’*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

26 Nov

Senate

Clean Energy Bills – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

26 Nov

Committee

Clean Energy Amendment (International Emissions Trading and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – AG amendment*

No

No

Yes

No

26 Nov

Senate

Clean Energy Bills – third reading*

Yes

No

Yes

No

27 Nov

Senate

Foreign Affairs – Palestine*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

27 Nov

Senate

Environment – Rare earths mining*

No

No

Yes

No

27 Nov

Committee

Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012 – Government amendments*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

27 Nov

Senate

Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012 – remaining stages*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Schedule 1, 2, 11 stand as printed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Greens amendments*

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

28 Nov

Committee

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012 – Committee of the whole – Opposition amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

28 Nov

Senate

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations References Committee – Proposed reference*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

28 Nov

Senate

Environment and Communications References Committee – Proposed reference*

No

No

Yes

No

28 Nov

Senate

Immigration – Asylum seekers*

No

No

Yes

No

28 Nov

Senate

Basin Plan 2012 – Disallowance – Closure motion*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

28 Nov

Senate

Basin Plan 2012 – Disallowance motion*

No

No

Yes

No

No

29 Nov

Senate

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Bioregional Plans) Bill 2011 – Second reading*

No

Yes

No

Yes

29 Nov

Senate

Hours of meeting and routine of business for today – Closure*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

29 Nov

Senate

Hours of meeting and routine of business for today – Amendment*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

29 Nov

Senate

Hours of meeting and routine of business for today – As amended – Motion be agreed to*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

29 Nov

Senate

Treasury Legislation Amendment (Unclaimed Money and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – Opp amendment*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Senate

Treasury Legislation Amendment (Unclaimed Money and Other Measures) Bill 2012 – remaining stages and bill agreed to*

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

29 Nov

Senate

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Further MySuper and Transparency Measures) Bill 2012 – Opp amendments*

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Senate

National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 and 2 related bills – second reading*

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Committee

National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Committee

National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 – Xenophon amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Committee

National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 – AG amendments*

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

29 Nov

Senate

National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 and 2 related bills – remaining stages and passed*

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

 

 

 


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