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SELECTION OF BILLS—STANDING COMMITTEE—REPORT NO. 10 OF 2010

Senator McEwen, by leave and at the request of the Chair of the Selection of Bills Committee (Senator O'Brien), tabled the following report:

SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 10 OF 2010

 1. The committee met in private session on Thursday, 24 June 2010 at 11.55 am.

 2. The committee resolved to recommend—That—

  (a) the provisions of the Airports Amendment Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010;

  (b) the provisions of the Access to Justice (Family Court Restructure and Other Measures) Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 21 September 2010;

  (c) the provisions of the Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 21 September 2010;

  (d) the Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010;

  (e) the provisions of the Military Court of Australia Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 21 September 2010;

  (f) the Parliamentary Budget Office Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 25 August 2010; and

  (g) the provisions of the Telecommunications Interception and Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 21 September 2010.

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

   Australian Civilian Corps Bill 2010

   Aviation Crimes and Policing Legislation Amendment Bill 2010

   Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment e Bill 2010

   Federal Financial Relations Amendment (National Health and Hospitals Network) Bill 2010

   Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill 2010

   Financial Management and Accountability Amendment (Value for Money in Government Spending) Bill 2010

   International Tax Agreements Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2010

   National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2010


   National Integrity Commissioner Bill 2010

   National Measurement Amendment Bill 2010

   Tax Laws Amendment (2010 Measures No. 4) Bill 2010.

 The committee recommends accordingly.

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

   Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People Bill 2010

   Choice of Repairer Bill 2010

   Corporations Amendment (No. 1) Bill 2010

   Sex Discrimination Amendment Bill 2010

   Superannuation Legislation Amendment Bill 2010.

 Kerry O'Brien

 Chair

 24 June 2010.

Senator McEwen moved—That the report be adopted.

Senator Parry moved the following amendment:

 At the end of the motion, add "and that:

  (a) the provisions of bills be referred as follows:

   (i) Australian Civilian Corps Bill 2010 to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010,

   (ii) Aviation Crimes and Policing Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010,

   (iii) Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 to the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010,

   (iv) Federal Financial Relations Amendment (National Health and Hospitals Network) Bill 2010 to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010, and

   (v) National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2010 to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 24 August 2010; and

  (b) the Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 be deferred for consideration at the committee's next meeting".

Question—That the amendment be agreed to—put and passed.

Main question, as amended, put and passed.

General business was called on.