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Senate Journal No. 115 - 9 October 2012
- 1 MEETING OF SENATE
- 2 GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS
- 3 DEATH OF CHARLES KENNEDY COMANS, CBE, QC—STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT
- 4 COMMITTEES—LEAVE TO MEET DURING SITTING—VARIATION
- 5 SOCIAL SECURITY LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (FAIR INCENTIVES TO WORK) E BILL 2012
- 6 QUESTIONS
- 7 MOTIONS TO TAKE NOTE OF ANSWERS
- 8 PETITIONS
- 9 NOTICES
- 10 PRIVATE SENATORS' BILLS—CONSIDERATION
- 11 LEAVE OF ABSENCE
- 12 NATIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK—JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE—LEAVE TO MEET DURING SITTING
- 13 POSTPONEMENTS
- 14 ECONOMICS REFERENCES COMMITTEE—LEAVE TO MEET DURING SITTING
- 15 FOREIGN AFFAIRS—BURMA
- 16 LAW AND JUSTICE—WIKILEAKS
- 17 EDUCATION—HIGHER EDUCATION—FUNDING
- 18 DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—LAW AND JUSTICE—ATTORNEY-GENERAL
- 19 COMMUNITY AFFAIRS LEGISLATION COMMITTEE—REPORTS—LOW AROMATIC FUEL BILL 2012
- 20 LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS LEGISLATION COMMITTEE—REPORT—PRIVACY AMENDMENT (ENHANCING PRIVACY PROTECTION) BILL 2012
- 21 RURAL AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS AND TRANSPORT REFERENCES COMMITTEE—INTERIM REPORT—MANAGEMENT OF THE MURRAY-DARLING BASIN
- 22 LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS REFERENCES COMMITTEE—REPORT—DETENTION OF MINORS
- 23 FOREIGN AFFAIRS, DEFENCE AND TRADE REFERENCES COMMITTEE—GOVERNMENT RESPONSE—GOVERNMENT'S RESPONSE TO KIDNAPPINGS OF AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS OVERSEAS
- 24 GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS
- 25 AUDITOR-GENERAL—AUDIT REPORTS NOS 5, 6 AND 7 OF 2012-13—DOCUMENTS
- 26 IMMIGRATION—NAURU—SERVICE PROVISIONS—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 27 INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS—STUDY OF INDIGENOUS CHILDREN—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 28 TAXATION—MINERALS RESOURCE RENT TAX—MONTHLY REVENUE COLLECTION UPDATES—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENT
- 29 DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY CONTRACTS—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENT
- 30 DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY APPOINTMENTS AND VACANCIES—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 31 DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY GRANTS—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 32 CONSIDERATION OF DOCUMENTS
- 33 HEALTH—DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK—DOCUMENT
- 34 CRIMES LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (SLAVERY, SLAVERY-LIKE CONDITIONS AND PEOPLE TRAFFICKING) BILL 2012 AND NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA BILL 2012—EXPLANATORY MEMORANDA—ADDENDA
- 35 NATIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK—JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE—GOVERNMENT RESPONSE—REVIEW OF THE ROLLOUT OF THE NATIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK
- 36 CORPORATIONS AND FINANCIAL SERVICES—JOINT STATUTORY COMMITTEE—REPORT—SUPERANNUATION LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (FURTHER MYSUPER AND TRANSPARENCY MEASURES) BILL 2012
- 37 DOCUMENTS
- 38 INDEXED LISTS OF DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY FILES—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENT
- 39 DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY APPOINTMENTS AND VACANCIES—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 40 DEPARTMENTAL AND AGENCY GRANTS—ORDER FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS—DOCUMENTS
- 41 COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP
- 42 GOVERNOR-GENERAL'S MESSAGES—ASSENT TO LAWS
- 43 LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS LEGISLATION COMMITTEE—REPORT—MILITARY COURT OF AUSTRALIA BILL 2012 AND MILITARY COURT OF AUSTRALIA (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS) BILL 2012
- 44 SOCIAL SECURITY LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (FAIR INCENTIVES TO WORK) E BILL 2012
- 45 ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION AMENDMENT (INDEPENDENT EXPERT SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE ON COAL SEAM GAS AND LARGE COAL MINING DEVELOPMENT) BILL 2012
- 46 GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS—CONSIDERATION
- 47 ADJOURNMENT
- 48 ATTENDANCE
The following documents were tabled by the Clerk:
[Legislative instruments are identified by a Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) number. An explanatory statement is tabled with an instrument unless otherwise indicated by an asterisk.]
Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2009-2010 and Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2010-2011—Determination to Reduce Appropriations Upon Request (No. 11 of 2011-2012) [F2012L01927].
Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2011-2012 and Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2011-2012—Determination to Reduce Appropriations Upon Request (No. 10 of 2011-2012) [F2012L01925].
Australian Bureau of Statistics Act—Proposals Nos—
14 of 2012—Australian Health Survey.
15 of 2012—Retail Business Survey.
16 of 2012—Survey of Sales to Households - Communication Services.
17 of 2012—Work, Life and Family Survey.
Australian Film, Television and Radio School Act—Determination of Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates No. 2012/3 [F2012L01903].
Australian National Railways Commission Act—Notice under section 67AZR, dated 31 July 2012 [F2012L01692]—Explanatory statement [in substitution for explanatory statement tabled with instrument on 20 August 2012].
Australian National University Act—Programs and Awards Statute 2012—Research Awards Rules 2012 [F2012L01939].
16 of 2012—Information provided by Authorised Deposit-taking Institutions under Reporting Standard ARS 231.1a, ARS 231.1b, ARS 231.2, ARS 231.3a and ARS 231.3b [F2012L01992].
17 of 2012—Information provided by Registered Financial Corporations under Reporting Standard RRS 231.1a, RRS 231.1b, RRS 231.2, RRS 231.3a and RRS 231.3b [F2012L01994].
18 of 2012—Information provided by locally-incorporated banks and foreign ADIs under Reporting Standard ARS 320.0 [F2012L01921].
19 of 2012—Information provided by general insurers and Lloyd's underwriters for the purposes of the National Claims and Policies Database under Reporting Standard GRS 800.1, GRS 800.2, GRS 800.3, LOLRS 800.1, LOLRS 800.2 and LOLRS 800.3 [F2012L01977].
Broadcasting Services Act—
Broadcasting Services (Digital-Only Local Market Areas for Tasmania TV1) Determination (No. 2) 2012 [F2012L01897].
Broadcasting Services (Digital-Only Local Market Areas for the Remote and Regional WA TV1, Western Zone TV1 and Geraldton TV1 Licence Areas) Determination (No. 1) 2012 [F2012L01896].
Broadcasting Services (Regional Commercial Radio - Local Presence) Licence Condition 2012 [F2012L01987].
Broadcasting Services (Regional Commercial Radio - Material of Local Significance) Licence Condition 2012 [F2012L01985].
Civil Aviation Act—
Civil Aviation Regulations—Instrument No. CASA 309/12—Instructions - for approved use of P-RNAV procedures - Qantas A330-200/300 [F2012L01923].
Civil Aviation Safety Regulations—
Airworthiness Directive—AD/GA200/1 Amdt 1—Wing Strut Bolt [F2012L01926].
Instruments Nos CASA—
326/12—Approval of area of operation - unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) participating in the 2012 UAV Outback Challenge; Exemption - requirement for UAV operator's certificate [F2012L01973].
EX146/12—Exemption - CASR Subpart 99.B DAMP requirements for foreign aircraft AOC holders [F2012L01936].
EX148/12—Exemption - solo flight training at Rockhampton Aerodrome using ultralight aeroplanes registered with the RAA [F2012L01983].
EX149/12—Exemption - solo flight training using ultralight aeroplanes registered with Recreational Aviation Australia Incorporated at Launceston Aerodrome [F2012L01899].
EX150/12—Exemption - from standard take-off and landing minima - British Airways [F2012L01999].
Revocation of Airworthiness Directives—Instrument No. CASA ADCX 022/12 [F2012L01929].
Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act—
Guidelines for the Classification of Computer Games 2012 [F2012L01934].
National Classification Code Amendment Notice 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01933].
Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Act and Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act—Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 135—Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Regulation 2012 [F2012L01474]—Explanatory statement [in substitution for explanatory statement tabled with instrument on 14 August 2012].
Commissioner of Taxation—Public Rulings—
CR 2012/80-CR 2012/83.
Notice of Withdrawal—CR 2004/86.
Excise Ruling—ER 2012/1.
Miscellaneous Taxation Ruling—Addendum—MT 2010/1.
Product Grant and Benefit Ruling—PGBR 2012/1.
Product Rulings—Notices of Withdrawal—PR 2012/1 and PR 2012/23.
Notices of Withdrawal—TD 93/156 and TD 2004/24.
AASB 2012-6—Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards - Mandatory Effective Date of AASB 9 and Transition Disclosures [F2012L01935].
AASB 2012-7—Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards arising from Reduced Disclosure Requirements [F2012L01937].
ASIC Class Orders—
[CO 12/1266] [F2012L01918].
[CO 12/1267] [F2012L01919].
[CO 12/1295] [F2012L01975].
[CO 12/1301] [F2012L01965].
Ministerial Determination made under paragraph 601WBD(1)(b), dated 6 August 2012 [F2012L01904].
Select Legislative Instruments 2012 Nos—
233—Corporations Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 7) [F2012L01981].
234—Corporations Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 8) [F2012L01989].
Customs Act—Select Legislative Instruments 2012 Nos—
224—Customs Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 7) [F2012L01956].
225—Customs Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01990].
Defence Act—Determination under section 58H—Defence Force Remuneration Tribunal Determination No. 6 of 2012—Special Operations Engineer Regiment - Amendment.
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act—
Amendments of lists of—
CITES species, dated 12 September 2012 [F2012L01924].
Migratory species, dated 20 September 2012 [F2012L01950].
Specimens taken to be suitable for live import—EPBC/s.303EC/SSLI/Amend/054 [F2012L01984].
Threatened species, dated 17 September 2012 [F2012L01915].
Interim (Small Pelagic Fishery) Declaration 2012 [F2012L01901].
Fair Work (Building Industry) Act—Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 235—Fair Work (Building Industry - Accreditation Scheme) Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01960].
Federal Financial Relations Act—
Federal Financial Relations (General purpose financial assistance) Determinations—
No. 41 (August 2012) [F2012L01902].
No. 42 (September 2012) [F2012L01912].
Federal Financial Relations (National Partnership payments) Determination No. 54 (September 2012) [F2012L01898].
Financial Management and Accountability Act—
Financial Management and Accountability Determination 2012/27 - Section 32 (Transfer of Functions from DIAC to MRTRRT) [F2012L01928].
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 229—Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 7) [F2012L01988].
Fisheries Management Act—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 5 2012 [F2012L01906].
Health Insurance Act—
Amendment Declaration of Quality Assurance Activity—QAA No. 4/2012 [F2012L01917].
Declaration of Quality Assurance Activity—QAA No. 3/2012 [F2012L01922].
Health Insurance (Allied Health Services) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 3) [F2012L02001].
Higher Education Support Act—VET Provider Approvals Nos—
20 of 2012—Design Schools Australia Pty Ltd [F2012L01895].
21 of 2012—Raffles College Pty Ltd [F2012L02000].
Legislative Instruments Act—List of instruments due for sunsetting [relating to the following instrument: F2011L02666].
Migration Agents Regulations—Instrument IMMI 12/097—Prescribed courses and exams for applicants for registration as a migration agent [F2012L01932].
Migration Regulations—Instruments IMMI—
12/095—Regional certifying bodies and regional postcodes [F2012L01946].
12/096—Specification of occupations and assessing authorities [F2012L01949].
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 230—Migration Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 5) [F2012L01961].
Statements for period 1 January to 30 June 2012 under sections 195A .
Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act—
Instrument 2012 No. MRCC 40—MRCA Treatment Principles (Outreach Program Counsellors) Instrument 2012 [F2012L01944].
Military Rehabilitation and Compensation (Non-warlike Service) Determination 2012 (No. 3) [F2012L01914].
National Health Act—
Instruments Nos PB—
70 of 2012—National Health (Weighted average disclosed price - interim supplementary disclosure cycle) Amendment Determination 2012 [F2012L01907].
71 of 2012—National Health (Listing of Pharmaceutical Benefits) Instrument 2012 [F2012L01982].
72 of 2012—National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 6) [F2012L01952].
73 of 2012—National Health (Prescriber bag supplies) Determination 2012 [F2012L01955].
74 of 2012—National Health (Emergency Treatment Program) Revocation Instrument 2012 [F2012L01967].
75 of 2012—Amendment determination under paragraph 98C(1)(b) of the National Health Act 1953 [F2012L01969].
76 of 2012—National Health (Highly specialised drugs program for hospitals) Special Arrangement Amendment Instrument 2012 (No. 8) [F2012L01971].
77 of 2012—National Health (Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy) Special Arrangement Amendment Instrument 2012 (No. 8) [F2012L01966].
78 of 2012—National Health (IVF/GIFT Program) Special Arrangement Amendment Instrument 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01968].
79 of 2012—National Health (Claims and under co-payment data) Amendment Rules 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01951].
80 of 2012—National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits - Therapeutic Groups) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01930].
81 of 2012—National Health (Listed drugs on F1 or F2) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 7) [F2012L01938].
82 of 2012—Commonwealth price (Pharmaceutical benefits supplied by approved pharmacists) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01940].
83 of 2012—National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits supplied by private hospitals) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01954].
84 of 2012—National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits supplied by public hospitals) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01953].
85 of 2012—National Health (Subsection 84C(7)) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01958].
86 of 2012—Amendment determination - pharmaceutical benefits - early supply [F2012L01931].
88 of 2012—National Health (Supplies of out-patient medication) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01972].
89 of 2012—National Health (Indigenous Chronic Disease - PBS Co-payment Measure) Special Arrangement Amendment Instrument 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01970].
91 of 2012—National Health (Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Program) Special Arrangements Amendment Instrument 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01974].
National Health (Immunisation Program - Designated Vaccines) Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01945].
National Health (Immunisation Program - Designated Vaccines) Variation Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L02002].
National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) Regulations—Instruments Nos PB—
90 of 2012—National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits supplied under subsection 93A(4)) Amendment Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01964].
92 of 2012—National Health (Payments for prescriber bag supplies) Determination 2012 [F2012L01959].
Parliamentary Entitlements Act—Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations—Advice of decision to pay assistance under Part 3, dated—
12 September 2012.
24 September 2012.
Product Stewardship Act—Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 231—Product Stewardship (Advisory Group) Regulation 2012 [F2012L01995].
Radiocommunications Act—Radiocommunications (Spectrum Access Charges - 800 MHz Band) Determination 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01947].
Remuneration Tribunal Act—
2012/20—Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Public Office, Principal Executive Office - Classification Structure and Terms and Conditions and Judicial and Related Offices [F2012L01996].
2012/21—Members of Parliament - Entitlements [F2012L01997].
Report No. 1 of 2012—Report on Ministers of State - Salaries Additional to the Basic Parliamentary Salary.
Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act—Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 227—Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 7) [F2012L01993].
Social Security (Administration) Act—
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 228—Social Security Regulation 2012 [F2012L01978].
Social Security (Administration) (Declared income management area - Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara lands) Determination 2012 [F2012L01943].
Social Security (Administration) (Recognised State or Territory - Northern Territory) Determination 2012 [F2012L01979].
Telecommunications Technical Standard (Analogue Interworking and Non-interference Requirements for Customer Equipment for Connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network - AS/CA S002:2010) Amendment 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01900].
Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for Customer Access Equipment for Connection to Telecommunications Network - Part 1: General - AS/CA S003.1:2010) Amendment 2012 (No. 1) [F2012L01986].
Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act—Determination of Fees No. 3 of 2012 [F2012L01905].
Therapeutic Goods Act—Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80A—Amendments to Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80—Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines [F2012L01920].
Veterans' Entitlements Act—
R39/2012—Veterans' Entitlements (Treatment Principles - Outreach Program Counsellors) Instrument 2012 [F2012L01942].
R42/2012—Veterans' Entitlements (Outreach Program Counselling - Extension of Eligibility) Determination 2012 [F2012L01941].
Veterans' Entitlements (Non-warlike Service - Operation Quickstep Tonga) Determination 2012 [F2012L01916].
Water Act—Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 232—Water Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2) [F2012L01991].
Governor-General's Proclamations—Commencement of provisions of Acts
Corporations Legislation Amendment (Financial Reporting Panel) Act 2012—Schedule 1—1 October 2012 [F2012L01962].
Parliamentary Counsel and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012—Schedules 1 and 2—1 October 2012 [F2012L01963].