Senate Daily Summary - 19 November 2014

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No. 73/2014

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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The Senate met from 9.30 am until 8.17 pm

Committees

Scheduled public committee hearings

Committee reports

Reports tabled

Regulations and Ordinances Committee–Delegated legislation monitor no. 15 of 2014

Scrutiny of Bills Committee–15th report of 2014 and Alert digest no. 15 of 2014

Membership

The Senate agreed to vary the membership of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Documents

Delegated legislation

See Disallowance Alert for a complete list of notices of motion to disallow (and outcomes)

Disallowance motions

Instrument disallowed

The Senate disallowed the Corporations Amendment (Streamlining Future of Financial Advice) Regulation 2014 [F2014L01891] [first speaker]

Notice withdrawn

The Chair of the Regulations and Ordinances Committee (Senator Williams) withdrew a notice to disallow the Financial Management and Accountability Amendment (2014 Measures No. 6) Regulation 2014

Orders for the production of documents

Notice of motion

Senator Ludlam gave a notice of motion to require the Attorney-General to table documents concerning the Government’s data retention policy–by no later than noon on 25 November 2014

Documents tabled

Document, pursuant to order

Other business

Questions without notice–first question

Senators’ statements–first speaker

Adjournment debate–first speaker

Suspensions of standing orders

The Senate commenced debate on a motion to suspend standing orders to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business today to provide for the consideration of a disallowance motion–moved by Senator Moore [first speaker]

The Senate agreed to enable debate on a motion to suspend standing orders to vary the hours of meeting and routine of business today to provide for the consideration of a disallowance motion–moved by Senator Moore [first speaker]

Notices of motion

Notices of motion given today are available in the Senate Journals

Online

The Senate Daily Summary is available at www.aph.gov.au/senate

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Related resources

The Order of Business (or ‘Senate Red’) and the Dynamic Red (which updates the Order of Business throughout the sitting day) are also available at www.aph.gov.au/senate

Contact details

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phone: (02) 6277 3021
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