# Footnotes

## Footnotes

### Chapter 1 - Introduction

[1]
*Journals of the Senate, *No. 39, 9 May 2017, p. 1311.

[2]
*Journals of the Senate*, No. 13, 8 November 2016, p. 412.

[3] Once received, answers to questions on notice will be published at the following website address: http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Senate_Estimates/rratctte/estimates/bud1718/index.

### Chapter 2 - Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio

[1]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 5–8.

[2]
*Proof Hansard, *22 May 2017, pp. 9–12, 21, 28–29.

[3]
*Proof Hansard, *22 May 2017, pp. 13–16.

[4]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 17–19.

[5]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 20, 29–31.

[6]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 18–23.

[7]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 29–31.

[8]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 24–28.

[9]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 34–35.

[10]
*Proof Hansard, *22 May 2017, p. 35.

[11]
*Proof Hansard, *22 May 2017, pp. 36–37.

[12]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2016, pp. 61–65.

[13]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 59–61.

[14]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 66.

[15]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 66–67.

[16]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 76–78.

[17]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 79–82.

[18]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 82–83, 87, 93–95.

[19]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 85–87

[20]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 87.

[21]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 89–90.

[22]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 91.

[23]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 92.

[24]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 100.

[25]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 100.

[26]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 106–107.

[27]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 108–112.

[28]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 113–115.

[29]
*Proof Hansard*, 22 May 2017, p. 118

[30] *Proof
Hansard*, 22 May 2017, pp. 119–123

[31] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 5–11.

[32] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 11–14.

[33]
*Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 15.

[34]
*Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 19.

[35]
*Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 15–19.

[36] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 19.

[37] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 19–20.

[38] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 20–23.

[39] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 24–25.

[40]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 26–28.

[41]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 33.

[42]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 34.

[43]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 52.

[44]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 38.

[45]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 36.

[46]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 59–60.

[47]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 62.

[48]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 67.

[49]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 78.

[50]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 74.

[51]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 82.

[52] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 92–93.

[53] *Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 93–95.

[54] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 101–103.

[55] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 105–111.

[56] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 114–116.

[57]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 116.

[58]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 116.

[59]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 118–19.

[60]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 120–22.

[61]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 124.

[62]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 12.

[63]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 123–4.

[64]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 123.

[65]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 125.

[66]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 126.

[67]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 126–8.

[68]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 129.

[69]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 128–30.

[70]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 129–30.

[71] *Proof
Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 131.

[72]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, pp. 132–3

[73]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 133.

[74]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 133.

[75]
*Proof Hansard*, 23 May 2017, p. 135.

### Chapter 3 - Agriculture and Water Resources portfolio

[1]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 12–13.

[2]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 13.

[3]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 13.

[4]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 27.

[5]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 20.

[6]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 21.

[7]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 13.

[8]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 38.

[9]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 56–57.

[10]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 59.

[11]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 53. Officials informed the committee
that ants (and bees) come under the auspices of the plant division as they do
not have a face.

[12]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 54.

[13]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 59–60.

[14]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 60.

[15]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 63.

[16]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 81.

[17]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 82–86.

[18]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 87.

[19]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 87–88.

[20]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 90.

[21]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 90–91.

[22]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 89.

[23]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 95.

[24]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, pp. 7, 10–12, 93.

[25]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 92.

[26]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 93.

[27]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 93.

[28]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 101.

[29]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 102.

[30]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 102.

[31]
*Proof Hansard*, 24 May 2017, p. 108.

[32]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 6.

[33]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 6.

[34]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 7, 17–18.

[35]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 7.

[36]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 7.

[37]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 13.

[38]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 13.

[39]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 12.

[40]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 29.

[41]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 31.

[42]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 37.

[43]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 37.

[44]
As at March 2017. *Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 37–39.

[45]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 55.

[46]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 41.

[47]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 42.

[48]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 43.

[49]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 44.

[50]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 44.

[51]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 47–48.

[52]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 56.

[53]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 56.

[54]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 61, 65–66.

[55]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 68–69.

[56]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 72.

[57]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 72.

[58]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 74.

[59]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 82.

[60]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 85.

[61]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 81.

[62]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, pp. 82–84.

[63]
*Proof Hansard*, 25 May 2017, p. 89.

### Chapter 4 - Murray-Darling Basin Plan matters

[1]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 39.

[2]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, pp. 3–4

[3]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 6.

[4]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 8.

[5]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 25.

[6]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 29.

[7]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 4.

[8]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 25.

[9]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 4.

[10]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, pp. 4–5.

[11]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 5.

[12]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, pp. 20–23.

[13]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, pp. 20–37, 49–52.

[14]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 6.

[15]
Murray–Darling Basin Authority, *The Northern Basin Review –
Understanding the economic, social and environmental outcomes from water
recovery in the northern basin*, November 2016, p. 4, <https://www.mdba.gov.au/sites/default/files/pubs/Northern–basin–review–report–FINAL.pdf>
(accessed 15 June 2017).

[16]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 9.

[17]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 40.

[18]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 41.

[19]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 42.

[20]
*Proof Hansard,* 26 May 2017, p. 48.