Senate Daily Summary - 8 to 10 August 2017

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The Senate Daily Summary contains information on significant events and decisions made by the Senate each sitting day.


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Weekly summary

This section is updated daily with the latest information on events and decisions made by the Senate throughout the sitting week.

Resignations

The President tabled:

Qualifications of senators

The President made a statement and tabled documents:

The President tabled a letter from the Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale) relating to the eligibility of Senator Roberts.

Referrals to the Court of Disputed Returns – motions agreed to

The Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale) tabled statements of facts relating to the qualifications of:

Introduced
Considered

Debate on these bills will continue at a later date

A division on the second reading of this bill will be held at a later date

Passed

Without amendment

The House of Representatives will now consider these bills

These bills will now be sent to the Governor-General for assent

With amendments

The House of Representatives agreed to amendments made by the Senate. The bill will now be sent to the Governor-General for assent.

Message
  • The Senate did not insist on its amendments to the Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill 2016 and agreed to the amendments made by the House of Representatives. This bill will now be sent to the Governor-General for assent
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