Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
 Download PDFDownload PDF 

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment

COMMITTEES-CHANGES IN MEMBERSHIP

The President informed the Senate that he had received letters from the Leader of the Government, the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate and the Leader of the Australian Democrats requesting that certain Senators be discharged from further attendance on certain Committees and nominating Senators to be members in their place.

The Leader of the Government (Senator Button), by leave, moved- (1) That Senator Robertson be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances and that Senator Tate, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36A, be appointed a member of the Committee.

(2) That, from and including 1 July 1985, Senator Bolkus be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence and that Senators Aulich, Boswell and Childs, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed members of the Committee.

(3) That, from and including 1 July 1985, Senator Richardson, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed a member of the Standing Committee on National Resources.

(4) That, from and including 1 July 1985, Senators Brownhill, Cooney and Siddons, having been duly nominated in accordance with the Resolution appointing the Select Committee on Animal Welfare, be appointed members of the Committee.

(5) That Senator Elstob be discharged from further attendance on the Joint Select Committee on Video Material and that Senator Reynolds, having been duly nominated in accordance with the Resolution appointing the Joint Select Committee, be appointed a member of the Committee. Question-put and passed.