Selection of Bills Committee - Report 7 for 2005

Selection of Bills Committee - Report 7 for 2005

Members of the Committee

Senator Jeannie Ferris (Government Whip, Chair)
Senator George Campbell (Opposition Whip)
Senator Bartlett (Australian Democrats Whip)
Senator Julian McGauran (The Nationals Whip)
Senator Rachel Siewert (The Australian Greens Whip)
Senator Alan Eggleston
Senator the Hon C Ellison
Senator Joseph Ludwig
Senator R Webber

Secretary:
Rosemary Laing
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Report

  1. The committee met in private session on Tuesday, 9 August 2005 at 6.48 pm.

  2. The committee resolved to recommendThat

    1. the Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (Mutual Recognition with New Zealand) Bill 2005 be referred immediately to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 5 September 2005 (see appendix 1 for statement of reasons for referral);
    2. the provisions of the Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Safety-nets) Bill 2005 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 5 September 2005 (see appendix 2 for statement of reasons for referral);
    3. the provisions of the Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Workplace Relations Requirements) Bill 2005 be referred immediately to the Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 10 October 2005 (see appendix 3 for statement of reasons for referral); and
    4. the Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Amendment (Maritime Security Guards and Other Measures) Bill 2005 be referred immediately to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 5 September 2005 (see appendix 4 for statement of reasons for referral).

  3. The committee resolved to recommendThat the following bills not be referred to committees:

    The committee recommends accordingly.


  4. The committee deferred consideration of the following bills to the next meeting:

Bill deferred from meeting of 8 February 2005

Bills deferred from meeting of 9 August 2005

 

 

(Jeannie Ferris)
Chair
10 August 2005

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