Tuesday 4 October 2005

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No. 64/2005

The Senate met from 12.30pm until 3.40pm

Terrorist attacks in Bali

The Senate agreed to a motion about the terrorist attacks in Bali on 1 October 2005. The motion was agreed to and the Senate adjourned early as a mark of respect to the memory of those killed.


For full text of bills and other associated documents

The following bill was considered

  • Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia’s Skills Needs) Bill 2005–second reading debate continued

Delegated legislation

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


For scheduled public committee hearings

For committee reports

Notices of motion given

To extend reporting deadlines

  • Economic impact of salinity in the Australian environment–Environment, Communications, Information Technology and the Arts References Committee–to report by the second sitting day of 2006
  • Possible links between household debt, demand for imported goods and Australia’s current account deficit–Economics References Committee–to report by 13 October 2005
  • Student Assistance Legislation Amendment Bill 2005–Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee–to report by 13 October 2005

Notices of motion

For other notices of motion not mentioned elsewhere


Government documents were tabled

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