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No. 76/2005
www.aph.gov.au/senate

Thursday 3 November 2005

The Senate met from 12.30pm until 5.01pm

Legislation
For full text of bills and other associated documents

The following bill was introduced and passed [without amendment]

  1. Anti-Terrorism Bill 2005 [The bill will now be assented to]

Delegated legislation
For a complete list of notices of motion to disallow (and outcomes)

See Documents for details of instruments [Clerk’s documents] tabled

Committees
For scheduled public committee hearings
For committee reports

New inquiry

  1. Anti-Terrorism Bill (No. 2) 2005–Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee–to report by 28 November 2005

Notice of motion
For notice of motion

Documents

  1. Clerk’s documents [disallowable instruments and other documents required by statute to be tabled] were tabled

 

No petitions were received
No government documents were tabled

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2005-06 BUDGET ESTIMATES
supplementary hearings

Thursday 3 November 2005

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

General information about the consideration of the 2005-06 Budget estimates (membership of committees, portfolio allocation, terms of reference etc.) is available on the Senate webpage.

An agenda for each of the legislation committees listed below is available on the Senate webpage and will be updated as necessary.

The Senate Daily Summary will be published each day after the legislation committees meet. The Summary will give a brief overview on the progress made by each committee and the business each committee expects to consider the next day.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee
Portfolios allocated: Family and Community Services; Health and Ageing
For current information about the committee’s hearings

The committee met from 9.10am until 11.00pm.

The committee completed:

  1. Family and Community Services portfolio
  2. budget estimates supplementary hearings

Economics Legislation Committee
Portfolios allocated: Industry, Tourism and Resources; Treasury
For current information about the committee’s hearings

The committee met from 9.04am until 9.56pm.

The committee completed:

  1. Treasury portfolio
  2. budget estimates supplementary hearings

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee
Portfolios allocated: Education, Science and Training; Employment and Workplace Relations
For current information about the committee’s hearings

The committee met from 9.06am until 10.14pm.

The committee completed:

  1. Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio
  2. budget estimates supplementary hearings

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee
Portfolios allocated: Defence (including Veterans’ Affairs); Foreign Affairs and Trade
For current information about the committee’s hearings

The committee met from 9.00am until 8.45pm.

The committee completed:

  1. Foreign Affairs and Trade portfolio
  2. budget estimates supplementary hearings

 

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The Senate Daily Summary is available on the Internet at www.aph.gov.au/senate
Enquiries, comments and suggestions: phone 6277 3209
e-mail: sds@aph.gov.au

This publicationis issued by the Senate Procedure Office as a convenient summary of each day’s consideration of estimates by Senate legislation committees. Budget estimates statements and related papers can be obtained from the Senate Table Office (phone: 6277 3010) and on the Internet.

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Further information
Committee Hansards can be obtained from the Senate Table Office (phone 6277 3010) and on the Internet (when available)
Committee proceedings can be viewed on the Internet
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’s Legislation Committees
No. 13: Rights and Responsibilities of Witnesses before Senate Committees

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