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Thursday, 16 August 2012
Page: 5631


Senator LUNDY (Australian Capital TerritoryMinister Assisting for Industry and Innovation, Minister for Multicultural Affairs and Minister for Sport) (17:27): I direct the senator to proposed section 198AA—Reason for Subdivision, where in paragraph (b) it states:

… offshore entry persons, including offshore entry persons in respect of whom Australia has or may have protection obligations under the Refugees Convention as amended by the Refugees Protocol, should be able to be taken to any country designated to be an offshore processing country;