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Draft House Minutes

No. 91

Thursday, 4 December 2014

- 9:00:14 AM

 1The House met, at 9 am, pursuant to adjournment. Madam Speaker (the Honourable Bronwyn Bishop) took the Chair, made an acknowledgement of country and read Prayers.


- 9:01:25 AM

Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)Valedictories.


- 9:15:29 AM

Mr ShortenValedictories.


- 9:26:28 AM

Mrs B. K. Bishop (Speaker)Valedictories.


- 9:31:31 AM

 2Private Health Insurance Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2014

Mr Dutton (Minister for Health), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the Ombudsman Act 1976, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Dutton presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:32:11 AM

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


- 9:35:22 AM

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


- 9:35:43 AM

 3Australian Securities and Investments Commission Amendment (Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee Abolition) Bill 2014

Mr Ciobo (Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to abolish the Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Ciobo presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:36:02 AM

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


- 9:40:05 AM

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


- 9:40:19 AM

 4Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2014 Measures No. 7) Bill 2014

Mr Ciobo (Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer) presented a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to taxation and superannuation, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Ciobo presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill  and the Excess Exploration Credit Tax Bill 2014.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:40:38 AM

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


- 9:50:04 AM

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


- 9:50:22 AM

 5Excess Exploration Credit Tax Bill 2014

Mr Ciobo (Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer) presented a Bill for an Act to impose excess exploration credit tax, and for related purposes.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:50:37 AM

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


- 9:51:25 AM

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


- 9:51:45 AM

 6Infrastructure and Communications—Standing Committee—REPORT—STATEMENTS BY MEMBERS—MOTION TO TAKE NOTE OF DOCUMENT—REFERENCE TO FEDERATION CHAMBER

Mrs Prentice (Chair) presented the following documents:

Infrastructure and Communications—Standing CommitteePlanning, procurement and funding for Australia’s future infrastructure—Report on the inquiry into infrastructure planning and procurement

Report, incorporating a dissenting report, December 2014.

Minutes of proceedings.

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


- 9:51:59 AM

Mrs Prentice and Mr Thistlethwaite, by leave, made statements in connection with the report.


Mrs Prentice 9:52:12 AM. Mr Thistlethwaite 9:58:19 AM.
- 10:04:51 AM

Mrs Prentice moved—That the House take note of the report.


- 10:04:55 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.


- 10:05:04 AM

Mrs Prentice moved—That the order of the day be referred to the Federation Chamber for debate.


- 10:05:08 AM

Question—put and passed.


- 10:05:21 AM

 7PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE—REPORT

Mr Coulton (Chair) presented the following document:

PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE REPORT

The Publications Committee reports that it has met in conference with the Publications Committee of the Senate.

The Committee, having considered documents presented to Parliament since 30 October 2014, recommends that the following be made Parliamentary Papers:

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner—Social Justice and Native Title—Report for 2013-14.

Aboriginal Hostels Limited—Report for 2013-14.

Aboriginal Land Commissioner—Report for 2013-14.

Aged Care Act 1997—Report on the operation of the Act for 2013-14.

Anindilyakwa Land Council—Report for 2013-14.

Auditing and Assurance Standards Board—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Accounting Standards Board—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Fisheries Management Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Government Solicitor—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Human Rights Commission—Reports—

No. 77—Basikbasik v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 78—Ismail Mirza Jan v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Protection).

No. 79—CB v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 80—KA, KB, KC and KD v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Department of Social Services, Attorney-General’s Department).

No. 81—TM v Linfox Australia Pty Ltd.

No. 82—Alwy Fadhel v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 83—FA, FB, FC and FD v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 84—AQ v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 85—Jafari v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 86—MG v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 87—HA, HB, HC, HD and HE v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 88—AH v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

No. 89—PJ v AMP Financial Planning Pty Limited.

No. 90—Charlie v Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Immigration and Border Protection).

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Institute of Family Studies—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Law Reform Commission—Report No. 124—Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws—

Final report, August 2014.

Summary report, August 2014.

Australian National Preventive Health Agency (ANPHA)—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Strategic Policy Institute—Report for 2013-14.

Australian Transport Safety Bureau—Report for 2013-14.

Cancer Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Central Land Council—Report for 2013-14.

Clean Energy Finance Corporation—Report for 2013-14.

Clean Energy Regulator—

Report for 2013-14.

Report for 2013-14—Correction.

Climate Change Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Commonwealth Grants Commission—Report for 2013-14.

Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation—Report for 2013-14.

Defence Housing Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Department of Defence—Report for 2013-14, incorporating the report of the Defence Materiel Organisation—

Volume 1—Performance, Governance and Accountability.

Volume 2—Financial Statements.

Department of Education—Report for 2013-14, incorporating the report of the Tuition Protection Service.

Department of Employment—Report for 2013-14.

Department of Industry—Australian vocational education and training system—Report for 2012.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development—Report for 2013-14.

Department of Parliamentary Services—Report for 2013-14.

Department of the Environment—Report for 2013-14, incorporating reports of the Commonwealth Environmental Water Office and the National Heritage Trust of Australia.

Department of the Treasury—Report for 2013-14.

Director of National Parks—Report for 2013-14.

Environment Protection (Alligator Rivers Region) Act 1978—Supervising Scientist's report on the operation of the Act for 2013-14.

Fair Work Commission—

Report for 2013-14.

Report for 2013-14—Replacement page.

Family Law Council—Report for 2013-14.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand—Report for 2013-14.

Grape and Wine Research and Development Corporation—Report for 2013-14 [Final report].

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority—Report for 2013-14.

High Court of Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Indigenous Business Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Indigenous Land Corporation—Report for 2013-14.

Innovation Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse—Royal Commission—Report of Case Study No. 7—Child sexual abuse at the Parramatta Training School for Girls and the Institution for Girls in Hay—October 2014.

National Blood Authority—Report for 2013-14.

National Children's Commissioner—Children’s Rights—Report for 2013-14.

National Health and Medical Research Council—Report for 2013-14.

National Health Funding Body—Report for 2013-14.

National Health Funding Pool—Report for 2013-14.

National Mental Health Commission—Report for 2013-14.

Office of the Official Secretary to the Governor-General—Report for 2013-14.

Parliamentary Service Commissioner—Report for 2013-14.

Private Health Insurance Ombudsman—Report for 2013-14.

Productivity Commission—Report No. 72—Access to Justice Arrangements—Volumes 1 and 2, 5 September 2014.

Professional Services Review—Report for 2013-14.

Queensland Fisheries Joint Authority—Reports for 2006-07 to 2012-13.

Repatriation Commission, Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission and the Department of Veterans' Affairs—Reports for 2013-14.

Royal Australian Mint—Report for 2013-14.

Safe Work Australia—Report for 2013-14.

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission and Comcare—Reports for 2013-14.

Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Services Trust Funds—Reports for 2013-14, incorporating an erratum.

Special Broadcasting Service Corporation (SBS)—Report for 2013-14.

Torres Strait Regional Authority—Report for 2013-14.

Tourism Australia—Report for 2013-14.

War Crimes Act 1945—Report on the operation of the Act for 2013-14.

Wine Australia Corporation—Report for 2013-14 [Final report].

Mark Coulton

Chair

4 December 2014


- 10:05:48 AM

On the motion of Mr Coulton, by leave, the report was agreed to.


- 10:06:15 AM

 8Privileges and Members’ Interests CommitteeDOCUMENT

Mr Broadbent (Chair) presented the following document:

Privileges and Members’ Interests CommitteeRegister of Members’ Interests for the 44th Parliament—Notifications of alterations of interests received during the period 16 July 2014 to 2 December 2014.


- 10:06:36 AM

 9 Fair Work Amendment (Bargaining Processes) Bill 2014 

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—

Debate resumed.


Mr O’Connor 10:06:52 AM. Dr Gillespie 10:28:58 AM.
- 10:40:43 AM

Debate adjourned (Mr CioboParliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.


- 10:41:05 AM

 10Our achievements in schools and cross-border education—MINISTERIAL STATEMENT

Mr Pyne (Minister for Education), by leave, made a ministerial statement relating to the Government’s achievements in schools and cross-border education.


- 10:54:15 AM

Our achievements in schools and cross-border education—Statement by the Minister for Education, Mr Christopher Pyne MP, 4 December 2014.


- 10:54:25 AM

Suspension of standing and sessional orders—Time for speech

Mr Pyne , by leave, moved—That so much of the standing and sessional orders be suspended as would prevent Ms Ellis  speaking in reply to the ministerial statement for a period not exceeding 13 minutes.

Question—put and passed.


- 10:54:51 AM

Ms Ellis addressed the House.


- 11:08:27 AM

 11Leave of absence

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House), movedThat leave of absence be given to every Member of the House of Representatives from the determination of this sitting of the House to the date of its next sitting.


- 11:08:33 AM

Question—put and passed.


- 11:08:42 AM

 12Suspension of Standing Order 31 (Automatic adjournment of the House) and Standing Order 33 (Limit on Business)

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House), pursuant to notice, movedThat standing order 31 (automatic adjournment of the House) and standing order 33 (limit on business) be suspended for this sitting.


- 11:09:07 AM

Question—put and passed.


- 11:09:11 AM

 13 Fair Work Amendment (Bargaining Processes) Bill 2014 

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—

Debate resumed.


Mr Taylor 11:09:26 AM. Ms T. M. Butler 11:23:33 AM. Mr Tehan 11:38:45 AM. Ms L. M. Chesters 11:53:40 AM.
- 12:08:34 PM

Debate adjourned (Mr TudgeParliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.


- 12:09:06 PM

Mr Joyce (Minister for Agriculture)Valedictories.


- 12:15:58 PM

Ms Plibersek (Deputy Leader of the Opposition)Valedictories.


- 12:31:28 PM

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House)Valedictories.


- 12:42:01 PM

Mr A. S. Burke (Manager of Opposition Business)Valedictories.


- 12:51:35 PM

 14 Fair Work Amendment (Bargaining Processes) Bill 2014 

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—

Debate resumed.


Ms Henderson 12:51:51 PM. Mr Giles 1:05:55 PM. Mr Randall 1:20:56 PM.
- 1:30:00 PM

Mr Randall addressing the House—


- 1:30:20 PM

It being 1.30 pm, the debate was interrupted in accordance with standing order 43Mr Randall was granted leave to continue his speech when the debate is resumed, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.


- 1:30:26 PM

 17MEMBERS’ STATEMENTS

Members’ statements were made.


Dr Leigh 1:30:34 PM. Mrs K. L. Andrews 1:31:48 PM. Ms McGowan 1:33:14 PM. Mr Laming 1:34:48 PM. Ms MacTiernan 1:36:23 PM. Mr Randall 1:38:01 PM. Mr S. P. Jones 1:39:26 PM. Ms Brodtmann 1:40:59 PM. Ms O’Dwyer 1:42:51 PM. Ms Hall 1:44:03 PM. Mr Pasin 1:45:37 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 1:47:11 PM. Mr Pitt 1:48:49 PM. Ms Ellis 1:50:19 PM. Mr Wilson 1:51:58 PM. Mr Hutchinson 1:53:32 PM. Ms T. M. Butler 1:55:13 PM. Mr Coleman 1:56:48 PM. Mr Shorten 1:58:20 PM.
- 1:59:52 PM

 18QUESTIONS


- 2:00:12 PM

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


- 2:02:29 PM

 (2)Mrs Griggs to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:05:49 PM

 (3)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:08:36 PM

 (4)Mr Entsch to Mr Hockey (Treasurer)


- 2:12:16 PM

 (5)Ms King to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:12:48 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.13 pm the Member for Ballarat (Ms King) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for disorderly behaviour and she accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:13:05 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Point of order, Ms Plibersek. 2:13:13 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:13:25 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:13:46 PM.
- 2:14:01 PM

 (6)Mr Cobb to Mr Hockey (Treasurer)


Point of order, Ms Owens. 2:17:32 PM. Mr Hockey 2:17:44 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:18:29 PM. Mr Hockey 2:18:56 PM.
- 2:19:24 PM

 (7)Mr A. S. Burke to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Pyne. 2:19:39 PM. Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:20:34 PM. Mr A. S. Burke 2:21:16 PM. Mr Abbott 2:21:26 PM. Point of order, Dr Leigh. 2:22:29 PM. Mr Abbott 2:23:06 PM.
- 2:24:06 PM

 (8)Ms McGowan to Mr Turnbull (Minister for Communications)


- 2:27:43 PM

 (9)Mr Ruddock to Ms J. I. Bishop (Minister for Foreign Affairs)


- 2:31:06 PM

Documents

Ms J. I. Bishop (Minister for Foreign Affairs) presented the following documents:

Criminal Code (Foreign Incursions and Recruitment-Declared Areas) Declaration 2014—Al-Raqqa Province, Syria—ISIL Declared area—Copy of map.
Syria—ISIL Declared area—Copy of map
.


- 2:31:21 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


- 2:31:53 PM

Ms Plibersek by indulgence, made comments in relation to the answer given by the Minister for Foreign Affairs.


- 2:33:19 PM

 (10)Ms Plibersek to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:35:16 PM

 (11)Mr Hutchinson to Mr Billson (Minister for Small Business)


- 2:38:44 PM

 (12)Ms Rishworth to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:40:11 PM. Mr Abbott 2:40:26 PM.
- 2:42:02 PM

 (13)Mr B. C. Scott to Mr Joyce (Minister for Agriculture)


- 2:44:32 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.45 pm the Member for Wakefield (Mr Champion) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for disorderly behaviour and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:44:50 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Mr Joyce 2:44:55 PM.
- 2:46:48 PM

Mr Fitzgibbonby indulgence, made comments in relation to the answer given by the Minister for Agriculture.


- 2:47:28 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.47 pm the Member for Hunter (Mr Fitzgibbon) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for disorderly behaviour and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:47:43 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


- 2:47:51 PM

 (14)Mr Whiteley to Mr Morrison (Minister for Immigration and Border Protection)


- 2:51:21 PM

 (15)Mr Bowen to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 2:53:16 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.53 pm the Member for Gorton (Mr O’Connor) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for interjecting and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:53:31 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Point of order, Mr Shorten. 2:53:44 PM.
- 2:54:00 PM

 (16)Mr Alexander to Mr Hockey (Treasurer)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 2:55:29 PM. Point of order, Mr Perrett. 2:56:15 PM. Mr Hockey 2:56:44 PM.
- 2:57:49 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.58 pm the Member for Port Adelaide (Mr M. C. Butler) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for continuing to interject after a warning had been given by the Chair and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:58:07 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Mr Hockey 2:58:13 PM. Point of order, Mr Albanese. 2:58:25 PM.
- 2:58:46 PM

Member directed to leave

At 2.59 pm the Member for Grayndler (Mr Albanese) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for raising a frivolous point of order and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 2:58:59 PM

Questions without notice continuing—


Mr Hockey 2:59:04 PM. Point of order, Mr Whiteley. 2:59:54 PM.
- 3:00:50 PM

 (17)Mr Shorten to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 3:02:24 PM

 (18)Dr Stone to Mr Pyne (Minister for Education)


- 3:06:28 PM

 (19)Mr Dreyfus to Mr Abbott (Prime Minister)


- 3:10:24 PM

 (20)Mr Brough to Mr Dutton (Minister for Health)


Point of order, Mr A. S. Burke. 3:11:00 PM. Mr Dutton 3:11:10 PM.
- 3:14:18 PM

Member directed to leave

At 3.14 pm the Member for Isaacs (Mr Dreyfus) was directed, under standing order 94, to leave the Chamber for one hour for disorderly behaviour and he accordingly left the Chamber.


- 3:14:34 PM

Questions without notice continued.


Mr Dutton 3:14:40 PM.
- 3:15:25 PM

 19DOCUMENTS 

The following documents were presented: 

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency—Report for 2013-14.

Fisheries Research and Development Corporation—Report for 2013-14.

Grains Research and Development Corporation—Report for 2013-14.

Northern Australia—Joint Select Committee—Pivot North: Inquiry into the development of Northern Australia, Final report—Interim government response.

Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation—Report for 2013-14.


- 3:15:39 PM

 20Document

The Speaker presented the following document:

Committee reports—Schedule of outstanding Government responses to reports of House of Representatives and Joint committees, incorporating reports tabled and details of Government responses made in the period between 17 July 2014, the date of the last schedule, and 3 December 2014.


- 3:16:20 PM

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House)notified the House of business for the rest of the sitting.


- 3:18:15 PM

 21DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—Prime Minister

The House was informed that Mr Shorten (Leader of the Opposition), had proposed that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely, “The Prime Minister’s year of underachievement”.


- 3:18:30 PM

The proposed discussion having received the necessary support—


- 3:18:32 PM

Mr Shorten addressed the House.


- 3:28:53 PM

Discussion ensued.


Mr Frydenberg 3:28:55 PM. Ms Plibersek 3:38:48 PM. Ms O’Dwyer 3:43:58 PM. Mr Zappia 3:49:06 PM. Mr Taylor 3:54:12 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 3:59:15 PM. Mr Tehan 4:04:18 PM. Mr Hayes 4:09:23 PM. Mr Hogan 4:14:42 PM.
- 4:19:37 PM

Discussion concluded.


- 4:19:57 PM

 22Delivering prosperity and growth for Australia—MINISTERIAL STATEMENT

Mr Hockey (Treasurer), by leave, made a ministerial statement relating to delivering prosperity and growth for Australia.


- 4:37:39 PM

Delivering prosperity and growth for Australia—Statement by the Treasurer, Mr Joe Hockey MP, 4 December 2014.


- 4:38:06 PM

Suspension of standing and sessional orders—Time for speech

Mr Hockey , by leave, moved—That so much of the standing and sessional orders be suspended as would prevent Mr Bowen  speaking in reply to the ministerial statement for a period not exceeding 18 minutes.

Question—put and passed.


- 4:38:28 PM

Mr Hockey (Treasurer)by indulgence, made a valedictory.


- 4:42:16 PM

Mr Bowenby indulgence, made a valedictory.


- 4:46:12 PM

Mr Bowen addressed the House.


- 5:04:34 PM

 23DOCUMENT

Mr E. T. Jones, by leave, presented the following document:

Education and Employment—Standing Committee—TAFE: an Australian asset—Report, October 2014—Corrigendum.


- 5:04:54 PM

 24MESSAGE FROM THE SENATEACT Government Loan Bill 2014

Message No. 2124 December 2014, from the Senate was reported returning the ACT Government Loan Bill 2014 without amendment.


- 5:05:08 PM

 25MESSAGE FROM THE SENATETertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Amendment Bill 2014

Message No. 2134 December 2014, from the Senate was reported returning the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Amendment Bill 2014 with amendments.


- 5:05:44 PM

Mr D. J. Chester moved—That the amendments be considered immediately.


- 5:06:07 PM

On the motion of Mr D. J. Chester (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence), the amendments were agreed to.


- 5:06:28 PM

 26 Fair Work Amendment (Bargaining Processes) Bill 2014 

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—

Debate resumed.


Ms Hall 5:06:36 PM. Mr E. T. Jones 5:21:43 PM. Mr Pyne updated the House of the business of the House for the remaining of the sittings. 5:33:11 PM.
- 5:35:37 PM

Debate adjourned (Mr PyneLeader of the House), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.


- 5:35:51 PM

Suspension of sitting

At 5.36 pm, the Speaker left the Chair.


- 7:52:18 AM

Friday, 5 December 2014


- 8:00:17 AM

Resumption of sitting

At 8 am, the Speaker resumed the Chair.


- 8:00:31 AM

 30MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE

Message No. 215, 5 December 2014, from the Senate was reported informing the House that Senator Wang had been appointed a participating member of the  Joint Select Committee on the Australia Fund Establishment.


- 8:00:47 AM

 31MESSAGE FROM THE SENATEMigration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendment (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Bill 2014

Message No. 2145 December 2014, from the Senate was reported returning the Migration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendment (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Bill 2014 with amendments.


- 8:01:18 AM

Mr Morrison moved—That the amendments be considered immediately.


- 8:01:40 AM

Mr Morrison (Minister for Immigration and Border Protection) moved—That the amendments be agreed to.


- 8:02:03 AM

Question—put.


- 8:02:20 AM

Division 238

The House divided (the Speaker, Mrs B. K. Bishop, in the Chair)—

AYES, 76

Mr Abbott

Dr Gillespie

Mr McCormack

Mr Ruddock

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr Macfarlane

Mr B. C. Scott

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mrs Griggs

Mrs McNamara

Ms F. M. Scott

Mr Baldwin

Mr Hartsuyker

Ms Marino

Mr Smith

Mr Billson

Mr Hawke

Mrs Markus

Dr Southcott

Ms J. I. Bishop

Ms Henderson

Mr Matheson

Dr Stone

Mr Briggs

Dr Hendy

Mr Morrison

Mrs Sudmalis

Mr Broad

Mr Howarth

Mr Nikolic

Mr Taylor

Mr Broadbent

Mr Hunt

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Tehan

Mr Brough

Mr Hutchinson

Ms O’Dwyer

Mr Turnbull

Mr Buchholz*

Mr Irons

Mr Pasin

Mr van Manen

Mr D. J. Chester

Dr Jensen

Mr Pitt

Mr Varvaris

Mr Christensen

Mr E. T. Jones

Mr Porter

Mr Vasta

Mr Ciobo

Mr Keenan

Mrs Prentice

Mr Whiteley

Mr Cobb

Mr Kelly

Ms Price

Mrs Wicks

Mr Coulton*

Mr Laming

Mr Pyne

Mr Williams

Mr Dutton

Ms M. L. Landry

Mr Ramsey

Mr Wilson

Mr Fletcher

Mr C. A. Laundy

Mr Robert

Mr Wood

Ms Gambaro

Ms Ley

Mr Wyatt Roy

Mr Wyatt

NOES, 39

Ms Bird

Mr Danby

Mr S. P. Jones

Mr Ripoll

Mr Bowen

Mr Dreyfus

Ms McGowan

Ms Rishworth

Ms Brodtmann

Mrs Elliot

Ms Macklin

Ms Rowland

Mr A. S. Burke

Mr Feeney

Mr Marles

Ms Ryan*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Ferguson

Mr Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mr Neumann

Mr Thomson

Mr Byrne

Mr Giles

Ms O’Neil

Ms Vamvakinou

Dr Chalmers

Ms Hall*

Ms Owens

Mr Watts

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Ms Parke

Mr Zappia

Ms Claydon

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

* Tellers

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 8:11:33 AM

 32ADJOURNMENT

Mr Pyne (Leader of the House) moved—That the House do now adjourn.

Question—put and passed.

And then the House, at 8.12 am, adjourned until 10 am on Monday, 9 February 2015.


- 8:12:00 AM

DOCUMENTS 

 The following documents were deemed to have been presented on 5 December 2014

 Civil Aviation Act 1988—Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998—

Australian Technical Standard Order C1007b Instrument 2014 [F2014L01625].

Exemptionpower-assisted glider at the Australian International Air Show, Avalon—CASA EX156/14 [F2014L01630].

Exemptionturns after take-off at Australian International Air Show—CASA EX142/14 [F2014L01629].

Defence Act 1903

Defence (Security Authorised MembersIdentification and Search Wardens: Training and Qualification Requirements) Determination 2014 [F2014L01627].

Determinations under section 58B—

Higher duties allowanceamendment—2014/65.

Post indexesprice review—2014/67.

Travel costs and hardship allowanceamendment—2014/66.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991

Food Standards (A1091Enzyme Nomenclature ChangeCarboxyl Proteinase to Aspergillopepsin I & II) Variation [F2014L01624].

Food Standards (Application A1088Sodium Hydrosulphite as a Food Additive) Variation [F2014L01626].

Migration Act 1958—Regional Processing Arrangements under section 198AJ—Report for 2013-14.


- 8:39:31 AM

ATTENDANCE

All Members attended (at some time during the sitting) except Mr ConroyMr Gray*Mr GriffinMr KatterMr Robb and Mr Truss.

* On leave


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