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Draft House Minutes

No. 70

Thursday, 3 September 2020

- 9:30:24 AM

 1The House met, at 9.30 am, pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker (the Honourable A. D. H. Smith) took the Chair, made an acknowledgement of country and read Prayers.


- 9:31:48 AM

 2Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2020

Mr Porter (Attorney-General), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to counter-terrorism, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Porter presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:32:18 AM

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


- 9:39:14 AM

Debate adjourned (Ms M. M. H. King), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.


- 9:39:39 AM

 3Fair Work Amendment (Improving Unpaid Parental Leave for Parents of Stillborn Babies and Other Measures) Bill 2020

Mr Porter (Attorney-General), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the Fair Work Act 2009 in relation to unpaid parental leave, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Porter presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 9:40:06 AM

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


- 9:48:34 AM

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


- 9:50:04 AM

Mr Bowensought leave to move a motion..


- 9:50:45 AM

 4SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Mr Bowen  moved—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the Member for McMahon from moving the following motion immediately—That the House: 

(1)notes that:

(a)the Member for Hughes and the Member for Dawson continue to claim that hydroxychloroquine should be used against COVID-19;

(b)these claims are contradicted by the Therapeutic Goods Administration and Chief Medical Officer, who said in a press conference on 31 August 2020 that ‘the medical advice is it is not useful as a medicine’ for COVID-19; and

(c)in the same press conference, when given an opportunity to support the Therapeutic Goods Administration and Chief Medical Officer, the Minister for Health instead supported the ‘people on many sides of this Parliament who will express individual views’; and

(2)commends the Therapeutic Goods Administration and Chief Medical Officer for accepting and promoting evidence, and urges the Minister for Health to do the same.


- 9:51:56 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge (Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 9:52:16 AM

Division 425

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

AYES, 40

Dr Allen

Mr Frydenberg

Dr Martin

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Gee

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Mr Goodenough

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Ms Hammond

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hawke

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Ms Ley

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr Littleproud

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Mr McCormack

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 9:58:34 AM

Mr Husic (seconder) addressing the House—


- 9:58:50 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 9:59:02 AM

Division 426

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

AYES, 40

Dr Allen

Mr Frydenberg

Dr Martin

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Gee

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Mr Goodenough

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Ms Hammond

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hawke

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Ms Ley

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr Littleproud

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Mr McCormack

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:01:58 AM

Question—That the motion for the suspension of standing orders be disagreed to—put.


- 10:02:26 AM

Division 427

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

AYES, 42

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr Pasin

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Dr Haines

Mr Pitt

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Ms Hammond

Mr Porter

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hawke

Ms Price

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Mr Ramsey*

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Robert

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Ms Ley

Mr Sharma

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr Littleproud

Mr Simmonds

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Mr McCormack

Ms Steggall

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

Dr Martin

NOES, 33

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Mr Hayes

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:04:43 AM

 5Australia’s Foreign Relations (State and Territory Arrangements) Bill 2020

Mr Porter (Attorney-General), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to protect and manage Australia’s foreign relations, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Porter presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 10:05:10 AM

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


- 10:14:19 AM

Debate adjourned (Ms M. M. H. King), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.


- 10:14:34 AM

Ms Pliberseksought leave to move a motion..


- 10:15:07 AM

 6SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Ms Plibersek  moved—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the Member for Sydney from moving the following motion immediately—That the House: 

(1)notes that:

(a)Australia is in its worst recession in nearly a century;

(b)more than one million Australians can’t find work, including nearly 350,000 young people;

(c)now is the worst possible time to make it harder and more expensive for Australians to go to university, including more than doubling the cost of degrees for thousands of students; and

(d)this week, the government gagged debate on a bill that will make it harder and more expensive for Australians to go to university, preventing proper scrutiny; and

(2)invites the Prime Minister to attend the chamber and make a statement on this matter.


- 10:16:35 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge (Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 10:16:39 AM

Division 428

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 36

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Sharkie

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Ms Steggall

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

Mr Zappia

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:23:08 AM

Ms Templeman (seconder) addressing the House—


- 10:23:24 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 10:23:32 AM

Division 429

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 36

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Sharkie

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Ms Steggall

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

Mr Zappia

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:26:43 AM

Debate ensued.


- 10:26:50 AM

Mr Burke addressing the House—


- 10:27:05 AM

Closure

Mr Tudge  moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put.


- 10:27:18 AM

Division 430

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 36

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Sharkie

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Ms Steggall

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

Mr Zappia

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:29:13 AM

And the question—That the motion for the suspension of standing orders be disagreed tobeing accordingly put


- 10:29:15 AM

Division 431

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

AYES, 44

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Ms Steggall

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Stevens

Mrs Archer

Dr Haines

Mr Pasin

Mr Sukkar

Mr Conaghan

Ms Hammond

Mr Pitt

Mr Taylor

Mr Connelly

Mr Hawke

Mr Porter

Mr Tehan

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Ms Price

Mr Tudge

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Ramsey*

Mr van Manen

Mr Falinski

Ms Ley

Mr Robert

Mr Wallace

Mr Fletcher

Mr Littleproud

Ms Sharkie

Dr Webster

Ms Flint*

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Mr Frydenberg

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

NOES, 33

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Mr Hayes

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:31:29 AM

 7Australia’s Foreign Relations (State and Territory Arrangements) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2020

Mr Porter (Attorney-General), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to deal with consequential matters in connection with the Australia’s Foreign Relations (State and Territory Arrangements) Act 2020, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Porter presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 10:32:05 AM

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


- 10:34:49 AM

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


- 10:35:10 AM

Ms Collinssought leave to move a motion.


- 10:35:32 AM

 8SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Ms Collins  moved—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the Member for Franklin from moving the following motion immediately—

That the House:

(1)notes:

(a)reports in this morning’s News Corp newspapers that up to 100 older Australians are being assaulted in residential aged care every week;

(b)that number could be up to ten times higher;

(c)it will have taken more than four years for the government to establish a Serious Incident Response Scheme, after it was recommended by the Australian Law Reform; and

(d)aged care is clearly and unambiguously a Commonwealth responsibility, and the Prime Minister must take urgent action to fix this; and

(2)invites the Prime Minister to attend the chamber and make a statement on this matter.


- 10:36:38 AM

Closure of Member

Ms Ley (Minister for the Environment) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 10:36:52 AM

Division 432

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:42:49 AM

Mr Conroy (seconder) addressing the House—


- 10:43:04 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge (Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 10:43:15 AM

Division 433

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:45:28 AM

Debate ensued.


- 10:45:30 AM

Mr Burke addressing the House—


- 10:45:39 AM

Closure

Mr Tudge  moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put.


- 10:45:52 AM

Division 434

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:47:32 AM

And the question—That the motion for the suspension of standing orders be disagreed tobeing accordingly put


- 10:47:37 AM

Division 435

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 35

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mrs Phillips

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Rishworth

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley*

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Steggall

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr O’Connor

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 10:51:07 AM

 9Defence Legislation Amendment (Enhancement of Defence Force Response to Emergencies) Bill 2020

Mr Hawke (Assistant Defence Minister), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to the Australian Defence Force, and for related purposes.

Document

Mr Hawke presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 10:51:38 AM

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


- 10:56:17 AM

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


- 10:56:58 AM

Mr O’Connorsought leave to move a motion.


- 10:57:10 AM

 10SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Mr O’Connor  moved—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the Member for Gorton from moving the following motion immediately—That the House: 

(1)notes that:

(a)this week, Australia has plunged into the worst recession in nearly a century;

(b)there are a million Australians unemployed;

(c)in the midst of this crisis, the Prime Minister has deliberately chosen to cut Jobkeeper, Jobseeker, and wages; and

(d)the actions of this Prime Minister will make this recession deeper and longer, and will hurt more Australians; and

(2)invites the Prime Minister to attend the chamber and make a statement on this matter.


- 10:58:13 AM

Closure of Member

Ms Ley (Minister for the Environment) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 10:58:36 AM

Division 436

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 34

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 11:05:23 AM

Ms Owens (seconder) addressing the House—


- 11:05:43 AM

Closure of Member

Mr Tudge (Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 11:05:52 AM

Division 437

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 34

Mr Albanese

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 11:07:53 AM

Debate ensued.


- 11:07:55 AM

Mr Thistlethwaite addressing the House—


- 11:08:02 AM

Closure

Mr Tudge  moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put.


- 11:08:10 AM

Division 438

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Mr Hawke

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hunt

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr C. Kelly

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Ms Ley

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Mr Littleproud

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr McCormack

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Dr Martin

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

NOES, 33

Dr Aly

Ms Collins

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Mr Bowen

Mr Conroy

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Burke

Mr Dick

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Ms Burney

Dr Freelander*

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gosling

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Dr Chalmers

Dr Haines

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

Mr Clare

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 11:10:00 AM

And the question—That the motion for the suspension of standing orders be disagreed tobeing accordingly put


- 11:10:05 AM

Division 439

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

AYES, 42

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Dr Haines

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan

Ms Hammond

Mr Pitt

Mr Tehan

Mr Connelly

Mr Hawke

Mr Porter

Mr Tudge

Mr Coulton

Mr Hunt

Ms Price

Mr van Manen

Mr Dutton

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Ramsey*

Mr Wallace

Mr Falinski

Ms Ley

Mr Robert

Dr Webster

Mr Fletcher

Mr Littleproud

Mr Sharma

Mr Wyatt

Ms Flint*

Mr McCormack

Mr Simmonds

Mr Zimmerman

Mr Frydenberg

Dr Martin

NOES, 32

Dr Aly

Mr Clare

Mr Hill

Mr O’Connor

Mr Bowen

Ms Collins

Mr Husic

Mrs Phillips

Mr Burke

Mr Conroy

Mr Jones

Ms Plibersek

Ms Burney

Mr Dick

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Mr M. C. Butler

Dr Freelander*

Dr Leigh

Mr D. P. B. Smith

Ms T. M. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBain

Ms Stanley*

Dr Chalmers

Mr Gosling

Ms McBride

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hayes

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Mr Zappia

* Tellers

Pairs

Mrs McIntosh

Ms Swanson

Dr McVeigh

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Ted O’Brien

Dr Mulino

Mr Irons

Ms Kearney

Mr Morton

Mr Snowdon

Mrs Wicks

Mr Watts

Ms Liu

Ms M. M. H. King

Dr Gillespie

Mr Perrett

Mr Thompson

Ms Murphy

Ms Landry

Ms C. F. King

Mr Vasta

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Hastie

Mr Georganas

Mr Young

Ms O’Neil

Mr Alexander

Ms Bird

Mr Hogan

Ms Rowland

Ms Bell

Ms Owens

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Burns

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr J. H. Wilson

Mr Evans

Ms Payne

Mr Pearce

Ms Templeman

Mr Broadbent

Mr Byrne

Mr Drum

Mrs Elliot

Mr Howarth

Mr Giles

Mr Christensen

Ms Coker

Mr Leeser

Mr Shorten

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Ms Thwaites

Mr Buchholz

Mr Champion

Mr Wood

Ms Wells

Mr Coleman

Mr Dreyfus

Mr Joyce

Ms Ryan

Mr Entsch

Mr Fitzgibbon

Mrs Marino

Mr Marles

Mr D. J. Chester

Ms Claydon

Mr Laming

Mr Khalil

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Neumann

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.


- 11:12:55 AM

 11Health Insurance Amendment (Administration) Bill 2020

Ms Ley (Minister for the Environment), for Mr Hunt (Minister for Health), pursuant to notice, presented a Bill for an Act to amend the Health Insurance Act 1973, and for related purposes.

Document

Ms Ley presented an explanatory memorandum to the bill.

Bill read a first time.


- 11:13:14 AM

Ms Ley moved—That the bill be now read a second time.


- 11:15:50 AM

Quorum calledMr Giles.


- 11:18:17 AM

Quorum formed.


- 11:18:30 AM

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


- 11:19:10 AM

 12Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity—Parliamentary Joint Committee—REPORTS—STATEMENT BY MEMBER

Mr Conaghan (Chair) presented the following documents:

Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity—Parliamentary Joint Committee

Examination of the annual report of the Integrity Commissioner 2018-19Report, September 2020.


- 11:19:10 AM

Report on the visit to New Zealand and Vanuatu, December 2019—Report.

In accordance with standing order 39(e) the reports were made Parliamentary Papers.


- 11:19:19 AM

Mr Conaghan, by leave, made a statement in connection with the reports.


- 11:22:36 AM

Quorum calledMr Giles.


- 11:24:49 AM

Quorum formed.


- 11:24:56 AM

 13 Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Streamlining Environmental Approvals) Bill 2020 

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—


- 11:25:16 AM

Debate resumed by Ms T. M. Butler who moved, as an amendment—

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

“The House declines to give the bill a second reading as it is of the opinion that the outdated proposals from the Government ignore recommendations from the Samuel Review and fail to protect the environment, create jobs and provide certainty for business”.

Debate ensued.


- 11:55:39 AM

Quorum calledMs Swanson.


- 11:58:19 AM

Quorum formed.


Mr Albanese 11:58:54 AM. Mr Fitzgibbon 12:13:54 PM.
- 12:28:49 PM

Quorum calledMr Fitzgibbon.


- 12:31:12 PM

Quorum formed.


Mr Keogh 12:31:20 PM.
- 12:42:00 PM

Quorum calledMr Keogh.


- 12:44:34 PM

Quorum formed.


Mr Thistlethwaite 12:44:33 PM.
- 12:59:40 PM

Quorum calledMr Thistlethwaite.


- 1:02:29 PM

Quorum formed.


- 1:02:33 PM

Mr Burns (by video link)


- 1:17:45 PM

Mr Bandt (by video link)


- 1:29:56 PM

Mr Bandt addressing the House—


- 1:30:08 PM

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


- 1:30:19 PM

 14MEMBERS’ STATEMENTS

Members’ statements being made


- 1:30:28 PM

Mr Shorten (by video link)


Mr L. S. O’Brien 1:31:24 PM.
- 1:33:05 PM

Mr Neumann (by video link)


Mr Leeser 1:34:41 PM. Ms Stanley 1:36:16 PM. Mr Pearce 1:37:47 PM. Ms Owens 1:39:08 PM. Mr Ramsey 1:40:41 PM. Ms Sharkie 1:42:13 PM. Mr Sharma 1:43:51 PM. Ms Swanson 1:45:20 PM. Mr Simmonds 1:46:56 PM. Mr Gorman 1:48:18 PM. Mr Stevens 1:49:47 PM. Ms M. M. H. King 1:51:22 PM. Mr van Manen 1:52:56 PM. Ms L. M. Chesters 1:54:30 PM. Mr Vasta 1:56:04 PM.
- 1:57:40 PM

Document

Mr Vasta, by leave, presented the following document:

List of signatures and locations.


- 1:58:02 PM

Members’ statements continued.


Mr Dick 1:58:05 PM. Mr Wallace 1:59:12 PM.
- 2:00:49 PM

 15QUESTIONS


- 2:00:57 PM

 (1)Mr Albanese to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:04:43 PM

 (2)Ms Flint to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:08:11 PM

 (3)Mr Albanese to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:11:46 PM

 (4)Mr Conaghan to Mr McCormack (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development)


- 2:15:17 PM

 (5)Dr Chalmers to Mr Frydenberg (Treasurer)


- 2:18:44 PM

 (6)Dr Haines to Mr Frydenberg (Treasurer)


- 2:21:42 PM

 (7)Mr Sharma to Mr Frydenberg (Treasurer)


- 2:24:59 PM

 (8)Mr Albanese to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:28:43 PM

 (9)Dr Martin to Mr Hunt (Minister for Health)


- 2:32:36 PM

 (10)Mr Burns (by video linkto Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:36:03 PM

 (11)Dr Allen to Mr Tehan (Minister for Education)


- 2:39:31 PM

 (12)Ms Murphy to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 2:41:51 PM

 (13)Mr Falinski to Mr Robert (Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme)


- 2:45:13 PM

 (14)Mr Shorten (by video linkto Mr Robert (Minister for Government Services)


Point of order, Mr Shorten. 2:46:23 PM. Mr Robert 2:46:48 PM.
- 2:48:21 PM

 (15)Mr Simmonds to Mr Dutton (Minister for Home Affairs)


- 2:52:00 PM

Mr Albanese (Leader of the Opposition), by indulgence, made a statement added to the previous response.


- 2:52:31 PM

 (16)Ms McBain to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Burke. 2:54:29 PM. Mr Littleproud 2:54:40 PM.
- 2:56:46 PM

 (17)Mr Wallace to Mr Porter (Attorney-General)


- 3:00:12 PM

 (18)Mr Albanese to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 3:03:39 PM

 (19)Mr Connelly to Ms Price (Minister for Defence Industry)


- 3:06:42 PM

 (20)Dr Chalmers to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


Point of order, Mr Albanese. 3:09:40 PM. Mr Frydenberg 3:10:41 PM.
- 3:11:24 PM

 (21)Ms Hammond to Mr Morrison (Prime Minister)


- 3:14:50 PM

 16DOCUMENTS 

The following documents were presented: 

Migration Act 1958—Section 486O—Assessment of detention arrangements—

Personal identifier 1000109-O4, 1001921-O3, 1002595-O3, 1002956-O1, 1003154-O, 1003169-O, 1003172-O, 1003176-O, 1003190-O, 1003212-O—

Commonwealth and Immigration Ombudsman’s reports—Report No. 28 of 2020.

Government response to Ombudsman’s reports.

Personal identifier 1001062-O3, 1001782-O, 1002459-O3, 1002570-O3, 1002937-O1, 1003018-O1, 1003038-O1, 1003144-O, 1003149-O, 1003156-O—

Commonwealth and Immigration Ombudsman’s reports—Report No. 29 of 2020.

Government response to Ombudsman’s reports.

Personal identifier 1002473-O3, 1002726-O3, 1002727-O2, 1002741-O3, 1002955-O1, 1003164-O, 1003167-O, 1003173-O, 1003178-O, 1003194-O—

Commonwealth and Immigration Ombudsman’s reports—Report No. 30 of 2020.

Government response to Ombudsman’s reports.

Superannuation (Government Co-contribution for Low Income Earners) Act 2003

Operation of Section 12(G)(2) of the Act—Report for 2019-20.

Operation of Section 54(2) of the Act—Report for 2019-20.

Quarterly reports on the operation of Section 12G(1) for the periods—2020—

1 January to 31 March.

1 April to 30 June.

Quarterly reports on the operation of Section 54(1) for the periods—2020—

1 January to 31 March.

1 April to 30 June.

Treaties—BilateralNational interest analysis with attachment on consultation

Suspension of the Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of Hong Kong concerning Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters.

Suspension of the Agreement for the Surrender of Accused and Convicted Persons between the Government of Australia and the Government of Hong Kong.


- 3:15:06 PM

 17Intelligence and Security—Parliamentary Joint Committee—MEMBERSHIP

The House was informed that the Speaker had received advice from Mr Morrison (Prime Minister) nominating a Member to be a member of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security.

Mr Porter (Leader of the House), by leave, moved—That in accordance with the provisions of the Intelligence Services Act 2001, Dr Aly be appointed member of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security.

Question—put and passed.


- 3:15:50 PM

 18Leave of absence to all Members

Mr Porter (Leader of the House) moved—That 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.


- 3:16:11 PM

Debate ensued.


Mr Albanese 3:16:19 PM.
- 3:17:29 PM

Question—put and passed.


- 3:17:36 PM

 19Auditor-General’s Report

The Speaker presented the following document:

Auditor-General—Audit report No. 5 of 2020-21—Performance audit—Regulation of the National Energy Market: Australian Energy Regulator.

The document was made a Parliamentary Paper.


- 3:17:53 PM

 20DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—Challenges confronting Australians

The House was informed that Mr Albanese (Leader of the Opposition), had proposed that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely, “The Government’s failure to take responsibility for the significant challenges confronting the Australian people”.


- 3:18:08 PM

The proposed discussion having received the necessary support—


- 3:18:14 PM

Mr Albanese addressed the House.


- 3:28:24 PM

Discussion ensued.


Mr Pitt 3:28:28 PM.
- 3:38:29 PM

Mr Marles (by video link)


Mr Stevens 3:43:34 PM.
- 3:48:44 PM

Ms O’Neil (by video link)


Dr Martin 3:53:47 PM. Mr Gorman 3:58:45 PM. Mr Conaghan 4:03:49 PM. Mr D. P. B. Smith 4:08:59 PM. Dr Allen 4:14:01 PM. Point of order, Mr Burke. 4:21:39 PM.
- 4:23:22 PM

The time allotted under standing order 1 having expired, the discussion was concluded.


- 4:23:35 PM

 21Documents

The Speaker presented the following documents:

Battle of Long Tan—Constituency statement—Mr Georganas MP.


- 4:23:35 PM

Environment laws—Constituency statement—Mr Georganas MP.


- 4:23:35 PM

Local government services—Constituency statement—Mr Georganas MP.


- 4:23:35 PM

Condolence speech for Ray Cody—Ms Ryan MP.


- 4:25:23 PM

 22SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDERS MOVED

Mr Burke (Manager of Opposition Business) moving a motion—


- 4:26:08 PM

Closure of Member

Mr Porter (Leader of the House) moved—That the Member be no longer heard.

Question—put.


- 4:26:21 PM

Division 440

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

AYES, 41

Dr Allen

Mr Gee

Mr Morrison

Mr Stevens

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Mr Goodenough

Mr O’Dowd

Mr Sukkar

Mrs Archer

Ms Hammond

Mr Pasin

Mr Taylor

Mr Conaghan