Community Affairs

Community Affairs

1 July 2008 - 31 December 2008

Matters Current as at 1 July 2008
Matters Referred during period*
Reports tabled that discharge a reference**
Current Inquiries as at 31 December 2008
Standing Committee 6 11 14 3

Number and Hours of Meeting
Public
Hrs
Public Estimates
Hrs
Private
Hrs
Insp/Other
Hrs
Total Meetings
Total Hours
Standing Committee 17 61:20 3 27:55 20 9:30 3 20:45 43 119:30

Meetings by State
ACT NSW VIC TAS SA WA NT QLD
Standing Committee 35 2 1 0 0 1 4 0

Witnesses
Hansard Pages
Televised hearings
Estimates
Other (Bills)
General
Estimates
Other (Bills)
General
No. of submissions
No. of Pages
Government Responses
Standing Committee 15 563 147 56 291 660 296 260 4205 3

* includes referral of Annual Reports (1)

**Total reports tabled 12 (3 separate references - Poker Machine Harm Reduction Tax (Administration) Bill 2008; Poker Machine Harm Minimisation Bill 2008; and ATMs and Cash Facilities in Licensed Venues Bill 2008 - were included in one report

 

Community Affairs (Standing)

1 July 2008 to 31 December 2008

Method of appointment

Pursuant to amended Senate Standing Order 25.

Current members

Date of appointment

Senator Claire Moore (QLD, ALP)
(elected Chair on 13.02.08)

12.02.08

Senator Rachel Siewert (WA, AG)

01.07.08

(elected Deputy Chair on 27.08.08)

 

Senator Judith Adams (WA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Catryna Bilyk (TAS, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator Sue Boyce (QLD, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Carol Brown (TAS, ALP)

12.02.08

Senator Mark Furner (QLD, ALP)

28.08.08

Senator Gary Humphries (ACT, LP)

12.02.08

 

Substitute members

Date of appointment

Senator Trish Crossin (NT, ALP)[1]

01.07.08

 

Participating members

Date of appointment

Senator the Hon Eric Abetz (TAS, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Mark Arbib (NSW, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator Guy Barnett (TAS, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Cory Bernardi (SA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Simon Birmingham (SA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Mark Bishop (WA, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator the Hon Ronald Boswell (QLD, NATS)

12.02.08

Senator the Hon George Brandis (QLD, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Bob Brown (TAS, ALP)

14.02.08

Senator David Bushby (TAS, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Doug Cameron (NSW, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator Michaelia Cash (WA, LP)

01.07.08

Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck (TAS, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Jacinta Collins (VIC, ALP)

14.05.08

Senator the Hon Helen Coonan (NSW, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Mathias Cormann (WA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Trish Crossin (NT, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Alan Eggleston (WA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator the Hon Christopher Ellison (WA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Don Farrell (SA, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator David Feeney (VIC, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator Steve Fielding (VIC, FFP)

13.02.08

Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells (NSW, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Mitch Fifield (VIC, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Mary Jo Fisher (SA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Michael Forshaw (NSW, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young (SA, AG)

01.07.08

Senator the Hon Bill Heffernan (NSW, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Annette Hurley (SA, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Steve Hutchins (NSW, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator the Hon David Johnston (WA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Barnaby Joyce (QLD, NATS)

12.02.08

Senator Helen Kroger (VIC, LP)

01.07.08

Senator Scott Ludlam (WA, AG)

01.07.08

Senator the Hon Ian Macdonald (QLD, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Gavin Marshall (VIC, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator the Hon Brett Mason (QLD, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Anne McEwen (SA, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Julian McGauran (VIC, LP)

12.02.08

Senator the Hon Jan McLucas (QLD, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Christine Milne (TAS, AG)

14.02.08

Senator the Hon Nicholas Minchin (SA, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Fiona Nash (NSW, NATS)

12.02.08

Senator Kerry O'Brien (TAS, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Stephen Parry (TAS, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Marise Payne (NSW, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Helen Polley (TAS, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator Louise Pratt (WA, ALP)

01.07.08

Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson (VIC, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Scott Ryan (VIC, LP)

01.07.08

Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion (NT, CLP)

12.02.08

Senator the Hon Ursula Stephens (NSW, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Glenn Sterle (WA, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator the Hon Judith Troeth (VIC, LP)

12.02.08

Senator Russell Trood (QLD, LP)

12.02.08

Senator John Williams (NSW, NATS)

01.07.08

Senator Dana Wortley (SA, ALP)

12.03.08

Senator Nick Xenophon (SA, IND)

01.07.08

 

Former members

Term of appointment

Senator Lyn Allison (VIC, AD)

13.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Kate Lundy (ACT, ALP)

12.02.08–28.08.08

Senator Helen Polley (TAS, ALP)

12.02.08–30.06.08

 

Former substitute members

Term of appointment

Senator Trish Crossin (NT, ALP)[2]

20.03.08–15.05.08

Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck (TAS, LP)[3]

15.05.08–24.06.08

Senator Andrew Murray (WA, AD)[4]

16.06.08–24.06.08

Senator Trish Crossin (NT, ALP)[5]

16.10.08–04.12.08

Senator Scott Ludlam (WA, AG)[6]

10.11.08–13.11.08

 

Former participating members

Term of appointment

Senator Andrew Bartlett (QLD, AD)

13.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Carol Brown (TAS, ALP)

16.10.08–04.12.08

Senator George Campbell (NSW, ALP)

12.03.08–30.06.08

Senator Grant Chapman (SA, LP)

12.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Mark Furner (QLD, ALP)

01.07.08–28.08.08

Senator John Hogg (QLD, ALP)

12.03.08–26.08.08

Senator the Hon Rod Kemp (VIC, LP)

12.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Linda Kirk (SA, ALP)

12.03.08–30.06.08

Senator Ross Lightfoot (WA, LP)

12.02.08–30.06.08

Senator the Hon Sandy Macdonald (NSW, NATS)

12.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Kerry Nettle (NSW, AG)

14.02.08–30.06.08

Senator the Hon Kay Patterson (VIC, LP)

12.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Robert Ray (VIC, ALP)

12.03.08–05.05.08

Senator Rachel Siewert (WA, AG)

12.03.08–30.06.08

Senator Rachel Siewert (WA, AG)

10.11.08–13.11.08

Senator Natasha Stott Despoja (SA, AD)

14.02.08–30.06.08

Senator John Watson (TAS, LP)

13.02.08–30.06.08

Senator Ruth Webber (WA, ALP)

12.03.08–30.06.08

Inquiries

As at 1 July 2008

Current inquiries

As at 31 December 2008

New references

1 July 2008–31 December 2008

Public hearings

1 July 2008–31 December 2008

Reports tabled

1 July 2008–31 December 2008

Government responses

1 July 2008–31 December 2008

Estimates

A statistical summary of this Committee's work when considering Estimates appears in Part Four.

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