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Preliminary pages

Membership of the Committee

Chair

Mr M Danby MP

 

Deputy Chair

Mrs J Gash MP

 

Members

Senator M Bishop

Mr N Champion MP

  Senator D Fawcett Hon Mr J Fitzgibbon MP
  Senator M Furner Hon Mr A Griffin MP
  Senator S Hanson-Young Mr H Jenkins MP
  Senator the Hon D Johnston Dr D Jensen MP
  Senator S Ludlam Hon R McClelland MP
  Senator the Hon I MacDonald Mrs S Mirabella MP
  Senator A McEwen Hon Mr J Murphy MP
  Senator C Moore Mr K O'Dowd MP
  Senator S Parry Ms M Parke MP
  Senator M Payne Mr S Robert MP
  Senator the Hon U Stephens Hon Mr P Ruddock MP
  Hon Mr D Adams MP Ms J Saffin MP
  Hon Ms J Bishop MP Hon Mr B Scott MP
  Ms G Brodtmann MP Hon Dr S Stone MP
  Hon Mr A Byrne MP (from 19/09/12) Ms M Vamvakinou MP

Membership of the Foreign Affairs Sub–Committee

Chair

Mr N Champion MP

 

Deputy Chair

Hon Dr S Stone MP

 

Members

Senator S Ludlam

Hon Mr L Ferguson MP

 

Senator the Hon I Macdonald

Mrs J Gash MP (ex officio)

 

Senator A McEwen

Hon Mr A Griffin MP

 

Senator C Moore

Mr H Jenkins MP

 

Senator S Parry

Dr D Jensen MP

 

Senator M Payne

Mrs S Mirabella MP

 

Senator the Hon U Stephens

Ms M Parke MP

 

Hon Mr D Adams MP

Mr S Robert MP

 

Hon J Bishop MP

Hon Mr P Ruddock MP

 

Ms G Brodtmann MP

Ms M Vamvakinou MP

 

Mr M Danby MP (ex officio)

 

Committee Secretariat

Secretary

Mr J Brown

Inquiry Secretary

Dr J Carter

Administrative Officers

Ms J Butler

 

Mrs S Gaspar

  Ms L McDougall

Terms of reference

On 13 September 2012, the International Fund for Agricultural Development Amendment Bill 2012 was referred to the Committee by the Selection Committee of the House of Representatives.

The Selection Committee’s report stated the following reasons for referral/principal issues for consideration:

List of abbreviations

AMA

Australian Multilateral Assessment

AusAID

Australian Agency for International Development

DFID

UK Department for International Development

FATP

Foreign Affairs and Trade Portfolio agencies

GEF

Global Environment Facility

IFAD

International Fund for Agricultural Development

JSCT

Joint Standing Committee on Treaties

MDG

Millenium Development Goal

MOPAN

Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network

RIA

RESULTS International Australia

UN

United Nations

UNCCD

UN Convention to Combat Desertification


List of recommendations

The International Fund for Agricultural Development and the Bill

Recommendation 1

The Committee recommends that the International Fund for Agricultural Development Amendment Bill 2012 be passed.

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