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Draft Federation Chamber Minutes

No. 27

Thursday, 24 October 2019

- 9:59:56 AM

 1The Federation Chamber met at 10 am.

- 9:59:58 AM


Members’ constituency statements were made.

Mr Gorman 10:00:08 AM. Mr Goodenough 10:03:15 AM. Mr Giles 10:06:23 AM. Ms Hammond 10:09:27 AM. Mr Fitzgibbon 10:12:33 AM. Mr Zimmerman 10:15:38 AM. Dr Freelander 10:18:40 AM. Mr Hogan 10:21:44 AM. Mr Georganas 10:24:38 AM. Mr Howarth 10:27:44 AM.
- 10:30:46 AM


The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the question—That the following Address in Reply to the speech of His Excellency the Governor-General be agreed to:

May it please Your Excellency:

We, the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, in Parliament assembled, desire to express our loyalty to our Most Gracious Sovereign, and to thank Your Excellency for the speech which you have been pleased to address to Parliament

Debate resumed.

Mr Husic 10:30:58 AM. Ms Rowland 10:51:13 AM.
- 10:58:01 AM

Suspension of meeting

At 10.57 am, a division having been called in the House, the proceedings were suspended.

- 11:11:12 AM

Resumption of meeting

At 11.11 am, the proceedings were resumed.

- 11:11:14 AM

Debate continuing—

Ms Rowland (in continuation),  11:11:16 AM. Mrs Elliot 11:24:32 AM.
- 11:42:42 AM

Suspension of meeting

At 11.42 am, a division having been called in the House, the proceedings were suspended.

- 11:53:43 AM

Resumption of meeting

At 11.54 am, the proceedings were resumed.

- 11:53:47 AM

Debate continuing—

Mrs Elliot (in continuation),  11:53:49 AM. Mr Watts 11:55:49 AM. Mr Dick 12:12:22 PM.
- 12:20:24 PM

Suspension of meeting

At 12.20 pm, a division having been called in the House, the proceedings were suspended.

- 12:31:57 PM

Resumption of meeting

At 12.32 pm, the proceedings were resumed.

- 12:32:05 PM

Debate adjourned, Mr Dick 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 the next sitting.

- 12:32:41 PM


Mr Entsch moved—That the Federation Chamber do now adjourn.

Debate ensued.

Ms C. F. King 12:32:45 PM. Mr Pearce 12:37:55 PM. Ms M. M. H. King 12:42:34 PM. Mr Pasin 12:47:34 PM. Dr Leigh 12:52:38 PM. Mr O’Dowd 12:57:38 PM.
- 1:03:00 PM

Question—put and passed.

At 1.03 pm, the Deputy Speaker adjourned the Federation Chamber until 10.30 am on Monday, 25 November 2019.