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7       Selection of Bills—Standing Committee—Report No. 13 of 2015

f4560f12-d574-428f-b5d2-fc3d64edfc7a76e6f4a2-0724-4172-9455-bf8a828306b1 7fb36f42-23cf-435b-a3b1-ec27747301f34782355f-7f77-414e-b15b-b0110a2e849a ea7b2ff0-eddb-4eac-a2e0-fbbb7eccafc1300e5759-e870-4ad8-b8be-502bf092d884 1020cf91-5065-444c-a38b-8e02766708f904e32cd0-6401-421e-b9bb-9b80292d537f The Chair of the Selection of Bills Committee (Senator Bushby) tabled the following report:

SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 13 of 2015

1.      The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 at 7.16 pm.

2.      The committee resolved to recommend—That—

                 (a)   the provisions of the Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015 and the Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 30 November 2015;

                 (b)   the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Live Imports of Primates for Research) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 1 March 2016;

                 (c)   the Fair Work Amendment (Gender Pay Gap) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 12 May 2016;

                 (d)   the provisions of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Amendment (Forum on Food Regulation and Other Measures) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 30 November 2015;

                 (e)   the provisions of the Health Legislation Amendment (eHealth) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 9 November 2015;

                  (f)   the provisions of the Migration Amendment (Complementary Protection and Other Measures) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 18 February 2016; and

                 (g)   the provisions of the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 30 November 2015.

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

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Cargo) Bill 2015

Customs Amendment (Fees and Charges) Bill 2015

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Amendment Bill 2015

Education Legislation Amendment (Overseas Debt Recovery) Bill 2015

Import Processing Charges Amendment Bill 2015

Student Loans (Overseas Debtors Repayment Levy) Bill 2015.

The committee recommends accordingly.

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

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) Bill 2015

Commonwealth Grants Commission Amendment (GST Distribution) Bill 2015

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Australian Country of Origin Food Labelling) Bill 2015

Corporations Amendment (Publish What You Pay) Bill 2014

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Harming Australians) Bill 2015

Defence Legislation Amendment (First Principles) Bill 2015

Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP Reform) Bill 2015

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Caring for Single Parents) Bill 2014

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No. 5) Bill 2015.

David Bushby

Chair

15 October 2015.

Senator Bushby moved—That the report be adopted.

Question put and passed.