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Draft Federation Chamber Minutes

No. 106

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

- 10:00:20 AM

 1The Federation Chamber met at 10 am.

- 10:00:24 AM


Members’ constituency statements being made—

Dr Freelander 10:00:32 AM. Mr Hawke 10:03:31 AM. Mr Byrne 10:06:34 AM.
- 10:06:35 AM


Mr Byrne presented the following petition approved by the Standing Committee on Petitions:

Listing of Spinal Muscular Atrophy drug Spinraza on PBS—11,201 petitioners.

- 10:06:37 AM

Members’ constituency statements continuing—

Mr Byrne 10:06:40 AM. Mrs Wicks 10:09:41 AM.
- 10:10:23 AM

Suspension of meeting

At 10.10 am, a division having been called in the House, the proceedings were suspended.

- 10:30:46 AM

Resumption of meeting

At 10.30 am, the proceedings were resumed.

- 10:30:48 AM

Members’ constituency statements continued.

Mrs Wicks (in continuation),  10:30:50 AM. Mr Bandt 10:33:11 AM. Mr Wallace 10:36:16 AM. Ms Plibersek 10:39:24 AM. Ms Banks 10:43:02 AM. Mr Watts 10:46:00 AM. Mr Hogan 10:49:04 AM. Ms Vamvakinou 10:51:49 AM. Mr Entsch 10:55:05 AM. Ms Swanson 10:57:57 AM. Mr Hastie 11:01:00 AM. Mr Perrett 11:04:09 AM. Mr Taylor 11:07:10 AM. Mr Dick 11:10:20 AM. Mr Drum 11:13:25 AM. Ms Sharkie 11:16:30 AM. Mr O’Dowd 11:19:16 AM. Mr Hammond 11:22:10 AM. Mr Gee 11:25:27 AM. Ms Templeman 11:28:33 AM. Mr Howarth 11:31:42 AM. Ms Husar 11:34:46 AM. Mr Leeser 11:37:53 AM. Ms C. F. King 11:40:57 AM. Mr Leeser 11:44:06 AM. Ms O’Toole 11:47:11 AM. Mr Howarth 11:50:02 AM.
- 11:53:20 AM

 3Corporations and Financial Services—Parliamentary Joint Committee—MOTION TO TAKE NOTE OF DOCUMENT

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Irons—That the House take note of the document (presented on 27 March 2018), viz.

Corporations and Financial Services—Parliamentary Joint CommitteeLife insurance industry—Report, March 2018

Debate resumed.

Ms T. M. Butler 11:54:04 AM. Mr van Manen 12:03:56 PM.
- 12:14:20 PM

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

- 12:14:25 PM

Suspension of meeting

At 12.14 pm, the Deputy Speaker left the Chair.

- 4:06:36 PM

Resumption of meeting

At 4.06 pm, the Deputy Speaker resumed the Chair.

- 4:06:45 PM


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

Debate ensued.

Mr Keogh 4:07:15 PM. Mr Evans 4:11:54 PM. Point of order, Mr Perrett. 4:15:38 PM. Mr Evans (in continuation),  4:15:57 PM. Ms Lamb 4:16:58 PM. Mr Falinski 4:21:36 PM. Mr Hayes 4:26:37 PM. Ms Flint 4:31:46 PM.
- 4:36:59 PM

Question—put and passed.

At 4.36 pm, the Deputy Speaker adjourned the Federation Chamber until 4 pm on Tuesday, 8 May 2018.