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Tuesday, 16 November 2004
Page: 31


The PRESIDENT —Pursuant to standing orders 38 and 166, I present documents listed on today's Order of Business at items 11 (a) to (e) which were presented to the President, the Deputy President and temporary chairs of committees since the Senate last sat. In accordance with the terms of the standing orders, the publication of the documents was authorised. I also present documents listed at item 12 (a) and (b) on today's Order of Business.

The list read as follows—

(a) Documents certified by the President

Department of the Senate--Annual report 2003-04 (received 28 September 2004)

Parliamentary Service Commissioner--Annual report 2003-04 (received 27 October 2004)

(b) Committee reports

Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and External Territories-- Report--Indian Ocean Territories: Review of the annual reports of the Department of Transport and Regional Services and the Department of the Environment and Heritage (received on 31 August 2004)

Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and External Territories-- Report--Difficult choices: Inquiry into the role of the National Capital Authority in determining the extent of redevelopment of the Pierces Creek Settlement in the ACT (received on 31 August 2004)

Legal and Constitutional References Committee--Report, together with Hansard record of proceedings and documents presented to the committee, entitled The road to a republic (received on 31 August 2004)

Parliamentary Joint Committee on the Australian Crime Commission--Report-- Examination of the annual report for 2002-2003 of the National Crime Authority and the Australian Crime Commission (received on 31 August 2004)

Select Committee on the Administration of Indigenous Affairs--Interim report (received on 31 August 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee-- Report, together with Hansard record of proceedings and documents presented to the committee, on the provisions of the Higher Education Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 3) 2004 (received on 31 August 2004)

Legislation Committees--Reports on annual reports tabled by 30 April 2004 (received on 1 September 2004)

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee--Report, together with Hansard record of proceedings and documents presented to the committee, on the provisions of the Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2004 (received on 2 September 2004)

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee--Report, together with Hansard record of proceedings and documents presented to the committee, Australian forest plantations: A review of Plantations for Australia: The 2020 Vision (received on 2 September 2004)

Environment, Communications, Information Technology and the Arts References Committee--Interim report--Budgetary and environmental implications of the Government's Energy White Paper (received on 2 September 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee-- Supplementary report on the provisions of the Higher Education Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 3) 2004 (by the Australian Democrats) (received on 2 September 2004)

Finance and Public Administration References Committee--Interim report--Government Advertising and Accountability (received on 3 September 2004)

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee—Corrigendum—Report on Australian Forest Plantations (received on 3 September 2004)

Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee--Report--Marriage Legislation Amendment Bill 2004 (received on 6 September 2004)

Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee--Report--Provisions of the Criminal Code Amendment (Suicide Related Material Offences) Bill 2004 (received on 6 September 2004)

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee--Corrigendum-- Report on annual reports (No. 2 of 2004) (received on 7 September 2004)

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee--Interim report-- Effectiveness of Australia's military justice system (received on 8 September 2004)

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee--Interim report--Provisions of the National Animal Welfare Bill 2003 (received on 8 September 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee-- Interim report--Provisions of the Workplace Relations Amendment (Protecting Small Business Employment) Bill 2004 (received on 14 September 2004)

Community Affairs Legislation Committee--Report, together with Hansard record of proceedings and documents presented to the committee--Tobacco Advertising Prohibition (received on 30 September 2004)

Community Affairs References Committee--Interim report--Inquiry into aged care (received on 30 September 2004)

Legal and Constitutional References Committee--Interim report--Inquiry into Australian expatriates (received on 1 October 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education References Committee-- Interim report--Inquiry into the progress and future direction of life-long learning (received on 20 October 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education References Committee-- Interim report--Inquiry into Indigenous training and employment outcomes (received on 20 October 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education References Committee-- Interim report--Inquiry into student income support (received on 20 October 2004)

Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee-- Interim report--Inquiry into proposed Schedule 1B of the Workplace Relations Amendment (Codifying Contempt Offences) Bill 2003 (received on 27 October 2004)

Select Committee on the Lindeberg Grievance--Report (received on 15 November 2004)

(c) Government documents

Australian Law Reform Commission--Report no. 99--Genes and Ingenuity: Gene patenting and human health (received on 31 August 2004)

Movement Cap for Sydney Airport--Report from 1 April 2004 to 30 June 2004 (received on 31 August 2004)

Reserve Bank of Australia-Annual report 2004 (received on 1 September 2004)

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency--Quarterly report of the Chief Executive Officer of ARPANSA for the period 1 January to 31 March 2004 (received on 2 September 2004)

Medibank Private Limited--Annual report 2004 and statement of corporate intent 2004-2007 (received on 16 September 2004)

Repatriation Medical Authority—Tenth annual report 2003-2004 (received 20 September 2004)

Final Budget Outcome-2003-04 (received on 22 September 2004)

Australian War Memorial--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 September 2004)

Defence Housing Authority--Statement of Corporate Intent 2004-2005 (received on 29 September 2004)

Australian Electoral Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 September 2004)

Australian Strategic Policy Institute--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 30 September 2004)

National Standards Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 5 October 2004)

Housing Assistance Act 1996--Annual report 2002-03 (received on 6 October 2004) 6

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Volume 1) and AusAID (Volume 2)-- Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 6 October 2004)

National Residue Survey--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 6 October 2004)

Australian Bureau of Statistics--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 7 October 2004)

Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 7 October 2004)

Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 7 October 2004)

CASA Corporate Plan 2004-05 to 2006-07 (received on 8 October 2004)

Indigenous Land Corporation--National Indigenous Land Strategy 2001-2006 (received on 8 October 2004)

Repatriation Medical Authority—Corrigendum to tenth annual report 2003-2004 (received on 8 October 2004)

Stevedoring Industry Finance Committee--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 8 October 2004)

Albury-Wodonga Development Corporation--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 8 October 2004)

Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 14 October 2004)

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation--Annual report 2004 (received on 15 October 2004)

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 20 October 2004)

Australian Trade Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 22 October 2004)

Maritime Industry Finance Company Limited--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 25 October 2004)

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian Industrial Relations Commission and Australian Industrial Registry- Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Remuneration Tribunal--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 26 October 2004)

Telstra--Annual report 2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

National Archives of Australia and National Archives of Australia Advisory Council--Annual reports 2003-04 (received on 26 October 2004)

National Gallery of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian Film Television and Radio School--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australia Council--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian National Maritime Museum--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian Communications Authority--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 26 October 2004)

NetAlert Limited--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Film Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australian Broadcasting Corporation--Annual report 2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

National Library of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

National Museum of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australia Post Equal Employment Opportunity--Report 2003-2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australia Business Arts Foundation Limited--Financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2004 (received on 26 October 2004)

Australia Post--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 27 October 2004)

Office of Film and Literature Classification--Classification Board and Classification Review Board--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Office of Parliamentary Counsel--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Federal Police Disciplinary Tribunal--Annual report 2003-2004--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Family Law Council--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 27 October 2004)

Family Court of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 October 2004)

Office of the Federal Privacy Commissioner--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Industrial Relations Court of Australia--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Government Information Management Office--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Film Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Department of Family and Community Services, Volumes 1 and 2--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Institute of Family Studies--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 October 2004)

Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Greenhouse Office--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 October 2004)

Public Sector Superannuation Scheme (PSS) Board--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme (CSS) Board--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Acts Interpretation Act--Statement pursuant to section 34C relating to the extension of specified period for presentation of a report—Department of Finance and Administration annual report for 2003-04 (received on 28 October 2004)

Australian Research Council--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Department of Veterans' Affairs, Repatriation Commission, Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission, National Treatment Monitoring Committee--Annual reports 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Department of the Environment and Heritage--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Commonwealth Grants Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Australian National Training Authority--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Aboriginal Land Commissioner--Report for the year ended 30 June 2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Anindilyakwa Land Council--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Indigenous Land Corporation--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Tiwi Land Council--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Central Queensland Land Council Aboriginal Corporation--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Goldfields Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation (Representative Body)--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Gurang Land Council (Aboriginal Corporation) Native Title Representative Body--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Kimberley Land Council--Annual report 2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Native Title Unit--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

North Queensland Land Council--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council--Annual report 2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Yamatji Marlpa Barna Baba Maaja Aboriginal Corporation--Annual report 2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

National Oceans Office--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Australian National Training Authority--Annual report of the Australian vocational education and training system 2003 (received on 29 October 2004)

Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Office of the Renewable Energy Regulator--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

National Australia Day Council--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Commonwealth Ombudsman--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

The Treasury--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Australian Office of Financial Management--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Public Lending Right Scheme Committee--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Australian Broadcasting Authority--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Bundanon Trust--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 29 October 2004)

Public Service Commissioner--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANST))--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004) 10

Australian Institute of Marine Science--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Department of Education, Science and Training--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Enterprise and Career Education Foundation--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 29 October 2004)

Administrative Appeals Tribunal--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 1 November 2004)

Australian Law Reform Commission--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 1 November 2004)

Federal Magistrates Court of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 1 November 2004)

Australian Government Solicitor--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 1 November 2004)

Administrative Review Council--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 1 November 2004)

Federal Court of Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 1 November 2004)

Food Standards Australia New Zealand--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 1 November 2004)

Comcare--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 2 November 2004)

CrimTrac--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 2 November 2004)

Australian Customs Service--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 3 November 2004)

Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 4 November 2004)

Inspector-General of Taxation--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 4 November 2004)

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 4 November 2004)

Supervising Scientist--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 4 November 2004)

Office of the Employment Advocate--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 4 November 2004)

Commissioner of Taxation--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 4 November 2004)

Social Security Appeals Tribunal--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

Aboriginal Hostels Limited--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

International Air Services Commission--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation--Report to Parliament 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

Special Broadcasting Service--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

Attorney-General's Department--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 5 November 2004)

Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 5 November 2004)

Annual report by the Inspector-General in Bankruptcy on the operation of the Bankruptcy Act (received on 5 November 2004)

Acts Interpretation Act--Statement pursuant to section 34C relating to the extension of specified period for presentation of a report—Department of Transport and Regional Services annual report for 2003-04 (received on 5 November 2004)

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority--Annual report 2004 (received on 8 November 2004)

Royal Australian Air Force Veterans' Residences Trust Fund--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 9 November 2004)

Annual reports of the Services Trust Funds 2003-2004 (received on 9 November 2004)

Commissioner for Complaints--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 10 November 2004)

Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency Ltd--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 10 November 2004)

Australian Maritime Safety Authority--Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 10 November 2004)

Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs--Annual report 2003-04 (received on 15 November 2004)

(d) Reports of the Auditor-General

Report no. 10 of 2004-2005—Business Support Process Audit—The Senate Order for Departmental and Agency Contracts (Calendar Year 2003 Compliance) (received on 17 September 2004)

Annual report 2003-2004 (received on 28 September 2004)

Report no. 11 of 2004-2005—Performance Audit—Commonwealth Entities' Foreign Exchange Risk Management: Department of Finance and Administration (received on 14 October 2004)

Report no. 12 of 2004-2005--Performance Audit--Research Project Management Follow-up Audit: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) (received on 19 October 2004)

Report no. 13 of 2004-2005--Business Support Process Audit--Superannuation Payments for Independent Contractors working for the Australian Government (received on 28 October 2004)

Report no. 14 of 2004-2005--Performance Audit--Management and Promotion of Citizenship Services: Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs (received on 5 November 2004)

(e) Statements of compliance with Senate orders

Relating to lists of contracts:

Agencies within the Industry, Tourism and Resources portfolio (received on 30 August 2004)

Agencies within the Transport and Regional Services portfolio (received on 30 August 2004)

Department of Finance and Administration; Australian Electoral Commission; Commonwealth Grants Commission; CSS Board; PSS Board; ComSuper (received on 31 August 2004)

Agencies within the Education Science and Training portfolio (received on 31 August 2004)

Agencies within the Veterans' Affairs portfolio (received on 2 September 2004)

Agencies within the Treasury portfolio (received on 3 September 2004)

Relating to indexed lists of files:

Comcare (received on 30 August 2004)

Austrade (received on 31 August 2004)

Australian Maritime Safety Authority (received on 31 August 2004)

Agencies within the Environment and Heritage portfolio (received on 31 August 2004)

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (received on 31 August 2004)

Treasurer's portfolio (received on 1 September 2004)

Australian Taxation Office (received on 1 September 2004)

Agencies within the Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio (received on 1 September 2004)

Department of Health and Ageing (received on 1 September 2004)

Department of Defence (received on 2 September 2004)

Department of Veterans' Affairs (received on 2 September 2004)

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (received on 15 September 2004)

Civil Aviation Safety Authority (received on 9 November 2004)

Ordered that the committee reports, the annual reports of the Department of the Senate and the Parliamentary Service Commissioner, and Business of the Senate for the third Parliament be printed.

Ordered that consideration of each of the committee reports tabled today be listed on the Notice Paper as separate orders of the day.