Estimates at a Glance - 20 to 23 October 2014

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No. 64/2014

20 to 23 October 2014

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2014-15 Supplementary budget estimates

A quick guide to proceedings

 

Committee proceedings can be viewed on the Internet.

Committee Hansards can be obtained from the Internet (when available).

Portfolio budget statements and related papers can be obtained from the Senate Table Office (phone 02 6277 3010) and on the Internet.

General information about the consideration of the 2014-15 supplementary budget estimates (membership of committees, portfolio allocation, terms of reference etc.) is available on the Senate webpage.

A program for each of the committees is available on the Senate webpage and will be updated as necessary.

For further information on Senate committees, please contact the office of the Senior Clerk of Committees on 02 6277 3555.

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Ms Christine McDonald
Phone: +61 2 6277 3526    Email: ec.sen@aph.gov.au
[
homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet on Monday 20 October and Thursday 20 November 2014 in Committee Room 2S3, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [20 October]  [21 October*] [20 November]

* On 21 October 2014, estimates hearings did not proceed as a mark of respect for the memory of the former Prime Minister, the late the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam, AC, QC. The hearings that did not occur will be rescheduled.

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Ms Lyn Beverley
Phone: +61 2 6277 3439    Email: fpa.sen@aph.gov.au
[homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet from on Monday 20 October, Friday 24 October and Thursday 20 November in Committee Room 2S1, calling the:

Pursuant to a resolution of the Senate of 26 August 2008, the Committee will also hold a special hearing on cross portfolio Indigenous matters in Committee Room 2S1 on Friday 24 October

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [20 October]  [21 October*]  [24 October] [20 November]

* On 21 October 2014, estimates hearings did not proceed as a mark of respect for the memory of the former Prime Minister, the late the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam, AC, QC. The hearings that did not occur will be rescheduled.

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Ms Sophie Dunstone
Phone: +61 2 6277 3594    Email: legcon.sen@aph.gov.au
[homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet on Monday 20 October and Thursday 20 November 2014 in the Main Committee Room, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [20 October]  [21 October*] [20 November]

* On 21 October 2014, estimates hearings did not proceed as a mark of respect for the memory of the former Prime Minister, the late the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam, AC, QC. The hearings that did not occur will be rescheduled.

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Mr Tim Watling
Phone: +61 2 6277 3511    Email: rrat.sen@aph.gov.au
[homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet on Monday 20 October and Thursday 20 November 2014 in Committee Room 2R1, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [20 October]  [21 October*] [20 November]

* On 21 October 2014, estimates hearings did not proceed as a mark of respect for the memory of the former Prime Minister, the late the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam, AC, QC. The hearings that did not occur will be rescheduled.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Ms Jeanette Radcliffe
Phone: +61 2 6277 3005    Email: community.affairs.sen@aph.gov.au
[
homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet from Wednesday 22 October to Thursday 23 October in Committee Room 2S1, calling the following portfolios:

The Committee will also meet on Friday 24 October to call the Department of Human Services (part of the Social Services portfolio).

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [22 October]  [23 October]  [24 October]

Economics Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Dr Kathleen Dermody
Phone: +61 2 6277 3540    Email: economics.sen@aph.gov.au
[homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet from Wednesday 22 October to Thursday 23 October in Committee Room 2R1, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [22 October]  [23 October]

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Ms Julia Agostino
Phone: +61 2 6277 3521    Email: eec.sen@aph.gov.au
[homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet from Wednesday 22 October to Thursday 23 October in Committee Room 2S3, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [22 October]  [23 October]

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Committee Secretary: Mr David Sullivan
Phone: +61 2 6277 3535    Email: fadt.sen@aph.gov.au
[
homepage]  [program]

The Committee will meet from Wednesday 22 October to Thursday 23 October in the Main Committee Room, calling the following portfolios:

Synopsis of each day’s hearings: [22 October]  [23 October]

Contact SDS

Online
The Senate Daily Summary is available on the Internet at www.aph.gov.au/senate. On sitting days it provides a summary of each day’s proceedings in the Senate.

Estimates at a Glance is issued this week by the Senate Table Office as a convenient guide and index for information relating to the consideration of estimates by Senate committees.

Follow the Australian Senate on Twitter: @AuSenate

Further information

Senate Briefs, prepared by the Senate Procedure Office, provide general information about the estimates process:
No. 4: Senate Committees
No. 5: Consideration of Estimates by the Senate Committees
No. 13: Rights and Responsibilities of Witnesses before Senate Committees

Contact details

Inquiries, comments and suggestions:
phone 02 6277 3021
e-mail: sds@aph.gov.au

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