Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 1 for 2009

Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 1 for 2009

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

Senator Kerry O'Brien (Government Whip, Chair)
Senator Stephen Parry (Opposition Whip)
Senator John Williams (The Nationals Whip)
Senator Rachel Siewert (The Australian Greens Whip)
Senator Steve Fielding (The Family First Party Whip)
Senator David Bushby
Senator the Hon. Helen Coonan
Senator the Hon. Joe Ludwig
Senator Anne McEwen

Secretary: Maureen Weeks
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SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 1 OF 2009

  1. The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 4 February 2009 at 7.12 pm.
  2. The committee considered a proposal to refer the provisions of the Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) Bill (No. 1) 2008-2009 and the Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) Bill (No. 2) 2008-2009 to the Economics Committee, but was unable to reach agreement on whether the bills should be referred (see appendix 1 for a statement of reasons for referral).
  3. The committee deferred consideration of the following bills to its next meeting:

 

(Kerry O'Brien)
Chair
5 February 2009

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