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Draft House Minutes

No. 35

Monday, 27 February 2017

- 10:00:25 AM

 1The House met, at 10 am, pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (the Honourable A. D. H. Smith) took the Chair, made an acknowledgement of country and read Prayers.


- 10:01:44 AM

 2PETITIONS—standing CommitteeREPORT—STATEMENT BY MEMBER

Mr Vasta (Chair) presented the following documents:

Petitions—Standing Committee—Report 7: Petitions and Ministerial responses

Report, 27 February 2017.

Petitions.

Ministers' responses to petitions previously presented to the House. 

Mr Vasta made a statement in connection with petitions.


- 10:02:59 AM

 3Environment and Energy—Standing Committee—REPORT—STATEMENTS BY MEMBERS—MOTION TO TAKE NOTE OF DOCUMENT—REFERENCE TO FEDERATION CHAMBER

Mr Broad (Chair) presented the following documents:

Environment and Energy—Standing CommitteeLiving with fruit bats: Inquiry into flying-fox management in the eastern states

Report, February 2017.

Minutes of proceedings.

In accordance with standing order 39(e) the report was made a Parliamentary Paper.


Mr Broad 10:03:36 AM. Mr Conroy 10:08:28 AM.
- 10:08:46 AM

Mr Broad and Mr Conroy made statements in connection with the report.


- 10:11:39 AM

Mr Broad moved—That the House take note of the report.


- 10:11:45 AM

In accordance with standing order 39, the debate was adjourned, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.


- 10:11:56 AM

Mr Broad moved—That the order of the day be referred to the Federation Chamber for debate.


- 10:12:13 AM

Question—put and passed.


- 10:12:21 AM

 4Parliamentary Entitlements Amendment (Ending the Rorts) Bill 2017

Mr Wilkie, pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the law in relation to parliamentary entitlements, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Wilkie presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 10:12:50 AM

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


- 10:23:04 AM

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


- 10:23:20 AM

 5University funding and fees

Ms Plibersek, pursuant to notice, moved—That this House:

(1)notes that:

(a)in the coming weeks, more than one million Australians will resume their university studies for the 2017 academic year;

(b)the Government’s failure to release its plans for university funding and fees is creating uncertainty for students planning to commence their studies in 2018 and beyond;

(c)Australian students already pay some of the highest university fees in the OECD;

(d)increasing fees will leave young Australians with significant debt burdens; and

(e)paying off significant debt puts extra pressure on young Australians at critical times in their lives, like when they are saving for a house or considering starting a family; and

(2)calls on the Government to:

(a)end the uncertainty facing students and their parents and finally make it clear, after nine months of inaction, what its plans are for higher education funding and fees from 2018;

(b)rule out significant fee increases;

(c)abandon its 20 per cent cut to university grants;

(d)reverse its short-sighted cuts to the Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program; and

(e)confirm that it will prevent the Americanisation of our university system through higher fees and higher student debt.

Debate ensued.


Mr Wallace 10:28:39 AM. Ms T. M. Butler 10:33:58 AM. Mrs K. L. Andrews 10:39:12 AM. Mrs Elliot 10:44:19 AM. Mr Ramsey 10:49:23 AM. Mr Perrett 10:54:33 AM. Mr Wood 10:59:35 AM. Ms Ryan 11:04:43 AM. Ms Flint 11:09:54 AM.
- 11:14:47 AM

The time allotted for the debate having expired, the debate was interrupted, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.


- 11:15:01 AM

 6National Stronger Regions Fund and Victoria

Ms Henderson, by leave, for Mr Broad, pursuant to notice, moved—That this House:

(1) congratulates the Government on the success of the National Stronger Regions Fund (NSRF);

(2) acknowledges the significant and positive impact that the NSRF is having in rural, remote and disadvantaged regions around Australia; and

(3) notes that the:

(a) Government is investing $153,814,329 million in 53 projects around Victoria under 3 rounds of the NSRF; and

(b) NSRF is delivering infrastructure projects to create jobs in regional areas, improve community facilities and support stronger and more sustainable communities across Victoria.

Debate ensued.


Ms Ryan 11:21:47 AM. Dr McVeigh 11:26:55 AM. Ms L. M. Chesters 11:31:59 AM. Mr Ted O’Brien 11:37:03 AM. Mr Conroy 11:42:13 AM. Mr Broad 11:47:10 AM. Ms Keay 11:52:00 AM.
- 11:57:01 AM

The time allotted for the debate having expired, the debate was interrupted, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.


- 11:57:15 AM

 7MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE

Message No. 10516 February 2017, from the Senate was reported informing the House that Senator Bernardi had been discharged from attendance on the Joint Select Committee on Government Procurement, and Senator Bushby had been appointed a member of the committee.


- 11:57:32 AM

 8MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE

Messages from the Senate, 16 February 2017, were reported returning the following bills without amendment:

No. 106Parliamentary Entitlements Legislation Amendment 2017.

No. 107Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority 2017.

No. 108Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (Consequential Amendments) 2017.

No. 109Treasury Laws Amendment (Bourke Street Fund) 2017.


- 11:57:54 AM

 9MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL—ASSENT TO BILLS

Messages from His Excellency the Governor-General were announced informing the House that His Excellency, in the name of Her Majesty, had assented to the following bills:


- 11:57:54 AM

- 11:57:54 AM

22 February 2017—Message—


- 11:57:54 AM

No. 40


- 11:57:54 AM

No. 41


- 11:57:54 AM

No. 42


- 11:57:54 AM

No. 43


- 11:58:29 AM

Mr Shortensought leave to move a motion..


- 11:58:54 AM

 10SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Mr Shorten (Leader of the Opposition) moved—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the Leader of the Opposition introducing immediately a bill for an Act to amend the Fair Work Act 2009, and for related purposes, the bill being given priority over all other business for passage through all stages, and if consideration of the bill has not concluded by 4.30 pm on Monday, 27 February 2017, any necessary questions to complete consideration of the bill being put without delay.


- 12:09:02 PM

Debate ensued.


Mr Turnbull 12:09:14 PM.
- 12:09:33 PM

Member directed to leave

At 12.10 pm the Member for Bruce (Mr Hill) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for interjecting and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 12:09:51 PM

Debate continued.


Mr Turnbull 12:10:00 PM. Mr O’Connor 12:19:20 PM.
- 12:24:16 PM

The time allowed by standing order 1 for debate on the motion having expired—


- 12:24:20 PM

Question—put.


- 12:24:29 PM

Division 162

The House divided (the Speaker, Mr A. D. H. Smith, in the Chair)—

AYES, 66

Mr Albanese

Mr Danby

Ms Keay

Mr Perrett*

Dr Aly

Mr Dick

Dr M. J. Kelly

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bandt

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Bird

Mrs Elliot

Mr Khalil

Ms Ryan*

Mr Bowen

Ms Ellis

Ms C. F. King

Ms Sharkie

Ms Brodtmann

Mr Feeney

Ms M. M. H. King

Mr Shorten

Mr Burke

Mr Fitzgibbon

Ms Lamb

Mr Snowdon

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander

Ms McBride

Ms Stanley

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Georganas

Ms Macklin

Ms Swanson

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Giles

Mr Marles

Ms Templeman

Mr Byrne

Mr Gosling

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Mr Champion

Mr Hammond

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Ms Vamvakinou

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hart

Mr Neumann

Mr Watts

Mr Clare

Ms Husar

Mr O’Connor

Mr Wilkie

Ms Claydon

Mr Husic

Ms O’Toole

Mr J. H. Wilson

Ms Collins

Mr Jones

Ms Owens

Mr Zappia

Mr Conroy

Mr Katter

NOES, 74

Mr Abbott

Mr Fletcher

Mr Leeser

Mr Pyne

Mr Alexander

Ms Flint

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Frydenberg

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Gee

Mr McCormack

Mrs Sudmalis

Ms Banks

Dr Gillespie

Ms McGowan

Mr Sukkar

Ms Bishop

Mr Goodenough

Dr McVeigh

Mr Taylor

Mr Broad

Mr Hartsuyker

Ms Marino

Mr Tehan

Mr Broadbent

Mr Hastie

Mr Morrison

Mr Tudge

Mr Buchholz

Mr Hawke

Mr Morton

Mr Turnbull

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Henderson

Mr Ted O’Brien

Mr van Manen

Mr Christensen*

Mr Hogan

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Mr Vasta

Mr Ciobo

Mr Howarth

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Wallace

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Ms O’Dwyer

Mrs Wicks

Mr Crewther

Mr Joyce

Mr Pasin

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Drum

Mr Keenan

Mr Pitt

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Porter

Mr Wood

Mr Entsch

Mr Laming

Mrs Prentice

Mr Wyatt

Mr Evans

Ms M. L. Landry

Ms Price

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Falinski

Mr C. A. S. Laundy

* Tellers

And so it was negatived.


- 12:35:14 PM

 11 Social Services Legislation Amendment (Omnibus Savings and Child Care Reform) Bill 2017 

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—


- 12:35:21 PM

Debate resumed by Ms Macklin who moved, as an amendment—

That all the words after “That” be omitted with a view to substituting the following words:

“The House:

(1)declines to give the bill a second reading because it will hurt pensioners, families, new mums and young Australians while holding child care assistance and the National Disability Insurance Scheme to ransom; and

(2)calls on the Government to:

(a)drop their unfair cuts to pensioners, families, new mums and young Australians; and

(b)fix their child care changes so that vulnerable and disadvantaged children are not worse off and Indigenous and country services do not face closure”.

Debate ensued.


Mrs Prentice 1:03:53 PM. Ms Ellis 1:17:16 PM.
- 1:30:12 PM

Ms Ellis addressing the House—


- 1:30:21 PM

It being 1.30 pm, the debate was interrupted in accordance with standing order 43Ms Ellis 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.


- 1:30:35 PM

 12MEMBERS’ STATEMENTS

Members’ statements were made.


Mr Keogh 1:30:41 PM. Mr Howarth 1:31:52 PM. Mr Wilkie 1:33:30 PM. Mr Irons 1:34:53 PM. Ms Husar 1:36:21 PM. Mr C. Kelly 1:38:01 PM. Ms Templeman 1:39:37 PM. Mr Laming 1:41:09 PM. Dr Freelander 1:42:45 PM. Ms M. L. Landry 1:44:21 PM. Mr Jones 1:45:43 PM. Mr Leeser 1:47:18 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 1:48:52 PM. Mr Littleproud 1:50:29 PM. Ms Ryan 1:52:02 PM. Dr McVeigh 1:53:33 PM. Mr Hammond 1:55:05 PM. Mr Morton 1:56:37 PM. Mr O’Connor 1:58:10 PM. Mr O’Dowd 1:59:38 PM.
- 2:01:18 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 2:01:34 PM

 13QUESTIONS


- 2:01:40 PM

 (1)Mr Shorten to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Shorten. 2:04:14 PM. Mr Turnbull 2:04:36 PM.
- 2:05:48 PM

 (2)Mr Morton to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:09:07 PM

 (3)Mr O’Connor to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Burke. 2:11:07 PM. Mr Turnbull 2:11:26 PM. Point of order, Mr O’Connor. 2:13:49 PM.
- 2:14:17 PM

 (4)Mr Irons to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:17:31 PM

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


- 2:21:18 PM

 (6)Mr Bandt to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:25:32 PM

Distinguished visitor announced.


- 2:25:37 PM

 (7)Ms Price to Mr Morrison (Treasurer)


- 2:29:12 PM

 (8)Ms Plibersek to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:31:20 PM

 (9)Mr Drum to Mr Joyce (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources)


- 2:34:58 PM

 (10)Ms O’Toole to Mr Joyce (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources)


Point of order, Ms O’Toole. 2:37:08 PM. Mr Joyce 2:37:25 PM.
- 2:38:19 PM

Mr Fitzgibbonsought leave to present a document. Leave not granted..


- 2:38:40 PM

 (11)Mr Pasin to Mr Hunt (Minister for Health)


- 2:42:07 PM

 (12)Ms C. F. King to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:43:45 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.44 pm the Member for Ballarat (Ms C. F. King) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for interjecting and she accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:44:00 PM

Questions without notice continued.


- 2:44:03 PM

 (13)Ms Marino to Mr Pyne (Minister for Defence Industry)


- 2:47:17 PM

 (14)Mr Shorten to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:50:50 PM

 (15)Mr Crewther to Mr Frydenberg (Minister for the Environment and Energy)


- 2:54:19 PM

 (16)Mr Keogh to Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)


- 2:56:35 PM

 (17)Ms Flint to Mr McCormack (Minister for Small Business)


- 3:00:23 PM

 (18)Mr O’Connor to Mr Pyne (Minister representing the Minister for Employment)


Point of order, Mr Burke. 3:02:41 PM. Mr Pyne 3:03:14 PM.
- 3:04:14 PM

Mr O’Connorsought leave to present a document. Document is available freely..


- 3:04:47 PM

 (19)Mr van Manen to Mr Dutton (Minister for Immigration and Border Protection)


Point of order, Mr Burke. 3:07:23 PM. Mr Dutton 3:07:45 PM.
- 3:09:18 PM

Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister), by indulgence, made a statement relating to the air crash in Melbourne on Tuesday 21 February 2017.


- 3:10:35 PM

Mr Shorten, by indulgence, made a statement the air crash in Melbourne on Tuesday 21 February 2017.


- 3:13:03 PM

 14DOCUMENT 

The following document was presented: 

Murray-Darling Basin Authority—Towards a healthy, working Murray-Darling Basin—Basin Plan—Report for 2015-16.


- 3:13:10 PM

 15Auditor-General’s Report

The Speaker presented the following document:

Auditor-General—Audit report No. 39 of 2016-2017—Performance audit—Australian Border Force’s use of statutory powers: Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

Ordered to be made a Parliamentary Paper.


- 3:13:44 PM

 16Matter referred to Federation Chamber

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House), declared that the resumption of debate on the Address in Reply to the Governor–General’s speech is referred to the Federation Chamber for further consideration.


- 3:13:52 PM

 17Leave of absence to Member

Mr Burke movedThat leave of absence for the remainder of the current period of sittings be given to Mr Hayes on the ground of ill health.


- 3:14:07 PM

Question—put and passed.


- 3:14:25 PM

 18Public Accounts and Audit—Joint Committee—REPORT—STATEMENT BY MEMBER

Mr Hill (Deputy Chair) presented the following document:

Public Accounts and Audit—Joint CommitteeReport 460: Public Sector Governance: Inquiry based on Auditor-General's report 29 (2015-16)Report, February 2017

In accordance with standing order 39(e) the report was made a Parliamentary Paper.


- 3:14:53 PM

Mr Hill, by leave, made statement in connection with the report.


- 3:16:52 PM

 19Social Services Legislation Amendment (Omnibus Savings and Child Care Reform) Bill 2017

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—And on the amendment moved thereto by Ms Macklin(see item No. #, page #)

Debate resumed.


Ms Ellis 3:17:03 PM. Mr Ted O’Brien 3:19:17 PM. Ms Husar 3:34:24 PM. Ms Price 3:47:17 PM. Dr M. J. Kelly 3:56:26 PM. Mr Crewther 4:11:47 PM. Ms McGowan 4:23:17 PM. Mr van Manen 4:38:21 PM. Mr Hill 4:48:48 PM. Mrs Wicks 5:04:12 PM. Ms Sharkie 5:12:06 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 5:26:10 PM. Ms Owens 5:41:08 PM. Ms Keay 5:56:12 PM. Mr Georganas 6:10:26 PM. Ms Burney 6:25:33 PM. Ms Templeman 6:40:18 PM. Mr Hart 6:55:26 PM. Ms Claydon 7:08:31 PM. Mr Keogh 7:23:34 PM.
- 7:30:22 PM

Mr Keogh addressing the House—


- 7:30:28 PM

 20ADJOURNMENT

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

Debate ensued.


Ms M. M. H. King 7:30:40 PM. Ms Price 7:35:36 PM. Dr Aly 7:40:13 PM. Mr Ramsey 7:45:18 PM. Mr Danby 7:49:51 PM. Mrs Sudmalis 7:54:56 PM.
- 8:00:05 PM

The House continuing to sit until 8 pm—The Speaker adjourned the House until 12 noon tomorrow.


- 8:00:37 PM

DOCUMENTS 

 The following documents were deemed to have been presented on 27 February 2017 (An explanatory statement has been presented with each instrument unless otherwise indicated by an asterisk): 

 A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

Child Care Benefit (Children in respect of whom no-one is eligible) Amendment Determination 2017 [F2017L00166].

Child Care Benefit (Session of Care) Amendment Determination 2017 [F2017L00162].

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) (Child Care Benefit—Record Keeping) Amendment Rules 2017 [F2017L00163].

Child Care Benefit (Eligibility of Child Care Services for Approval and Continued Approval) Amendment Determination 2017 [F2017L00164].

A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999—Correcting GST Errors Amendment Determination 2017 (No.1) [F2017L00143].

Australian Research Council Act 2001—Approval of ARC Linkage Projects for funding commencing in 2017—Determination No. 155.

Biosecurity Act 2015—Biosecurity (Suspended Goods—Uncooked Prawns) Amendment (Exceptions) Determination 2017 [F2017L00094]—Statement explaining lateness of lodgement.

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016—Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work Amendment Instrument 2017 [F2017L00132].

Civil Aviation Act 1988—Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998—

Exemption—operations by sport and recreational aircraft in restricted area R979A (Avalon 2017 Airshow)—CASA EX27/17 [F2017L00126].

Exemption—turns after take-off at the 2017 Australian International Airshow—CASA EX28/17 [F2017L00121].

Exemptions, authorisation and directions—solo flight training at Archerfield Aerodrome using ultralight aeroplanes registered with Recreational Aviation Australia—CASA EX30/17 [F2017L00146].

Exemptions, authorisation and directions—solo flight training at Coffs Harbour aerodrome using ultralight aeroplanes registered with Recreational Aviation Australia—CASA EX29/17 [F2017L00144].

Hydromatic Propeller—Aluminium Blades—AD/PHS/10 Amdt 2 [F2017L00127].

Repeal of Airworthiness Directive—CASA ADCX 003/17 [F2017L00134].

Currency Act 1965—Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2017 [F2017L00159].

Defence Act 1903—Defence Determination 2017/5, Overseas reunion travel—amendment [F2017L00129].

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999—Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens—Queensland Fin Fish (Stout Whiting) Trawl Fishery (15 February 2017)—EPBC303/DC/SFS/2017/02 [F2017L00125].

Fair Work Act 2009—Fair Work (State Declarations—employer not to be national system employer) Endorsement 2017 (No. 1) [F2017L00122].

Federal Court of Australia Act 1976—Federal Court Legislation Amendment (Criminal Proceedings) Rules 2016 [F2016L01728]—Supplementary explanatory statement.

Health Insurance Act 1973—Health Insurance (Section 19AB Exemptions) Guidelines 2016 [F2016L00134]—Replacement explanatory statement.

Higher Education Support Act 2003—Overseas Debtors Repayment Guidelines 2017 [F2017L00157].

Legislation Act 2003—Legislation (Deferral of Sunsetting—Code of Practice for Notification of Reviewable Decisions and Rights of Review) Certificate 2017 [F2017L00133].

Migration Act 1958

Migration Regulations 1994—

Migration (IMMI 17/007: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017 [F2017L00130].

Migration (IMMI 17/016: Arrangements for Other Family Visa Applications and New Zealand (Family Relationship) Visa Applications) Instrument 2017 [F2017L00123].

Migration (IMMI 17/019: Arrangements for Temporary Work and Temporary Activity Visa Applications) Instrument 2017 [F2017L00131].

Migration (IMMI 17/021: Arrangements for Visitor Visa (Class FA) Applications) Instrument 2017 [F2017L00128].

Migration (IMMI 17/022: Arrangements for Work and Holiday and Working Holiday Visa Applications) Amendment Instrument 2017 [F2017L00140].

Statements under section 33—1 July to 31 December 2016 [1].

Statements under section 46A—1 July to 31 December 2016 [14].

Statements under section 48B—1 July to 31 December 2016 [3].

Statements under section 91Q—1 July to 31 December 2016 [5].

Statements under section 195A—1 July to 31 December 2016 [45].

Statements under section 197AB—1 July to 31 December 2016 [19].

Statements under section 351—1 July to 31 December 2016 [260].

Statements under section 417—1 July to 31 December 2016 [61].

National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013—COAG response to the independent Review of the Act.

National Health Act 1953—National Health (Multiple Hospitals Paperless Claiming Trial) Special Arrangement 2017—PB 14 of 2017 [F2017L00141].

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment Act 2015

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Diagnostic Imaging Transitional) Amendment (Cessation Date) Rule 2017 [F2017L00138].

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Pathology Transitional) Amendment (Cessation Date) Rule 2017 [F2017L00137].

Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Act 1999—Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Amendment (Avocados) Regulations 2017 [F2017L00154].

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Amendment (Avocados) Regulations 2017 [F2017L00155].

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Amendment (Bananas) Regulations 2017 [F2017L00156].

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

Commonwealth Procurement Rules—March 2017 [F2017L00136].

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Amendment (Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority) Rules 2017 [F2017L00139].

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Procurement) Repeal Instrument 2017 [F2017L00135].

Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973

Remuneration Tribunal Determination—Members of Parliament—Entitlements—2017/02 [F2017L00153].

Remuneration Tribunal Determination—Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Public Office—2017/01 [F2017L00151].

Social Security Act 1991

Social Security (Exempt Lump Sum—Queensland Taxi Transitional Assistance Payment) Determination 2017 [F2017L00148].

Social Security (Exempt Lump Sum—Western Australian Government Taxi Transition Adjustment Assistance Grant) Determination 2017 [F2017L00147].

Social Security (Personal Care Support—Direct Consumer Funding) Determination 2017 [F2017L00149].

Social Security (Personal Care Support Scheme—Pflegegeld) Determination 2017 [F2017L00152].

Social Security (Personal Care Support Scheme—Disability Services Queensland) Determination 2017 [F2017L00150].

Social Security (International Agreements) Act 1999—Social Security (International Agreements) Amendment (New Zealand) Regulations 2017 [F2017L00124].

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 and Taxation Administration Act 1953—Reporting of all new member accounts and closed member accounts by superannuation providers in relation to superannuation plans (other than self managed superannuation funds) [F2017L00142].

Taxation Administration Act 1953—Commissioner of Taxation—

Class Ruling—

CR 2017/8.

CR 2017/9.

CR 2017/10.

Product Ruling—

PR 2007/99 (Withdrawal).

PR 2008/67 (Withdrawal).

Taxation Ruling—TR 2017/1.

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997—Determination under paragraph 15(1)(d)—No. 1 of 2017 [F2017L00145].

Trade Support Loans Act 2014—Trade Support Loan Amendment (Overseas Debtors Repayment) Rules 2017 [F2017L00158].


- 8:00:46 PM

ATTENDANCE

All Members attended (at some time during the sitting) except *Dr Chalmers*Mr HayesMs O’Neil and *Ms Rowland.

* On leave