Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 16 of 2011

Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 16 of 2011

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

Senator Anne McEwen (Government Whip, Chair)
Senator Helen Kroger (Opposition Whip)
Senator John Williams (The Nationals Whip)
Senator Rachel Siewert (Australian Greens Whip)
Senator Judith Adams
Senator Carol Brown
Senator Mitch Fifield
Senator the Hon. Joe Ludwig

Secretary: Maureen Weeks
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SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 16 OF 2011

  1. The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 9 November 2011 at 7.16 pm.

  2. The committee resolved to recommend-That-

    1. the provisions of Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2011 be referred immediately to the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 29 February 2012 (see appendix 1 for a statement of reasons for referral);

    2. the provisions of the Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 be referred immediately to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 12 April 2012 (see appendix 2 for a statement of reasons for referral);

    3. the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Emergency Listings) Bill 2011 be referred immediately to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 7 February 2012 (see appendix 3 for a statement of reasons for referral);

    4. the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Protecting Australia's Water Resources) Bill 2011 be referred immediately to the Rural Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 27 February 2012 (see appendix 4 for a statement of reasons for referral);

    5. the provisions of the following bills be referred immediately to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 March 2012:

  3. The committee resolved to recommend-That the following bills not be referred to committees:

The committee recommends accordingly.

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

 

(Anne McEwen)
Chair
10 November 2011

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