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DAYS AND HOURS OF MEETING AND ROUTINE OF BUSINESS—VARIATION

The Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations (Senator Collins), pursuant to notice, moved government business notice of motion no. 1—That—

 (1) On Monday, 24 June, Tuesday, 25 June, Wednesday, 26 June and Thursday, 27 June 2013, any proposal pursuant to standing order 75 shall not be proceeded with.

 (2) On Wednesday, 26 June 2013, consideration of matters of public interest and government documents shall not be proceeded with, and instead the routine of business shall be government business only.

 (3) Divisions may take place on:

  (a) Wednesday, 26 June 2013, from 12.45 pm to 2 pm; and

  (b) Thursday, 27 June 2013, after 4.30 pm.

 (4) On Monday, 24 June 2013:

  (a) the hours of meeting shall be 10 am to 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm to 11.40 pm; and

  (b) the question for the adjournment of the Senate shall be proposed at 11 pm.

 (5) On Tuesday, 25 June 2013:

  (a) the hours of meeting shall be 11 am to 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm to adjournment;

  (b) the routine of business from not later than 7.30 pm shall be government business only; and

  (c) the question for the adjournment of the Senate shall be proposed at 10.30 pm.

 (6) On Wednesday, 26 June 2013:

  (a) consideration of the business before the Senate shall be interrupted at approximately 5 pm, but not so as to interrupt a senator speaking, to enable Senator Lines to make her first speech without any question before the chair; and

  (b) immediately after Senator Lines' first speech, valedictory statements may be made relating to Senators Joyce and Humphries.

 (7) On Thursday, 27 June 2013:

  (a) the hours of meeting shall be 9.30 am to 6 pm and 7 pm to 11.40 pm;

  (b) the routine of business from not later than 3.30 pm to 4.20 pm and from not later than 7 pm shall be government business only; and

  (c) the question for the adjournment of the Senate shall be proposed at 11 pm.

 (8) The Senate meet on Friday, 28 June 2013, and that:

  (a) the hours of meeting shall be 9.30 am to 3.40 pm;

  (b) the routine of business shall be:

   (i) notices of motion, and

   (ii) government business only; and

  (c) the question for the adjournment of the Senate shall be proposed at 3 pm.


 (9) The following government business orders of the day shall have precedence over all other government business, be called on in the following order and be considered under a limitation of time, and that the time allotted for all remaining stages be as follows:

Constitution Alteration (Local Government) 2013commencing from not later than 7.30 pm until 8 pm on 24 June 2013 Sex Discrimination Amendment (Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Status) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 9 pm on 24 June 2013 Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 9.45 pm on 24 June 2013Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Service Providers and Other Governance Measures) e Bill 2013

Superannuation (Sustaining the Superannuation Contribution Concession) Imposition Bill 2013

Superannuation Laws Amendment (MySuper Capital Gains Tax Relief and Other Measures) Bill 2013

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (Increased Concessional Contributions Cap and Other Measures) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 10.50 pm on 24 June 2013Banking Amendment (Unclaimed Money) Bill 2013commencing from not later than 11 am until 11.40 am on 25 June 2013Early Years Quality Fund Special Account Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 12.20 pm on 25 June 2013Australia Council Bill 2013

Australia Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) e Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.45 pm on 25 June 2013Australian Jobs Bill 2013commencing from not later than 4 pm until 5.45 pm on 25 June 2013Tax Laws Amendment (2012 Measures No. 6) Bill 2012commencing immediately after the preceding item until 6.30 pm on 25 June 2013
Customs Amendment (Anti-dumping Measures) Bill 2013

Customs Tariff (Anti-Dumping) Amendment Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 8.10 pm on 25 June 2013Tax Laws Amendment (Countering Tax Avoidance and Multinational Profit Shifting) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 8.50 pm on 25 June 2013Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No. 1) Bill 2013

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No. 2) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 10.20 pm on 25 June 2013Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Bill 2013

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Bill 2013

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013

Aged Care (Bond Security) Amendment Bill 2013

Aged Care (Bond Security) Levy Amendment Bill 2013commencing from not later than 9.35 am until 10.15 am on 26 June 2013Australian Education Bill 2013

Australian Education (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) e Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1 pm on 26 June 2013Malabar Headland Protection e Bill 2012commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.20 pm on 26 June 2013Public Interest Disclosure Bill 2013 and Public Interest Disclosure (Consequential Amendments) e Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.55 pm on 26 June 2013Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013commencing from not later than 12.45 pm until 1.10 pm on 27 June 2013
Migration Amendment (Temporary Sponsored Visas) Bill 2013

Migration Amendment (Offshore Resources Activity) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.40 pm on 27 June 2013Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Military Compensation Review and Other Measures) e Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.55 pm on 27 June 2013Competition and Consumer Amendment Bill 2013commencing from not later than 3.45 pm until 4.30 pm on 27 June 2013Charities Bill 2013 and Charities (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 7.40 pm on 27 June 2013Crimes Legislation Amendment (Law Enforcement Integrity, Vulnerable Witness Protection and Other Measures) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 8.20 pm on 27 June 2013Fair Work Amendment Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 10 pm on 27 June 2013Private Health Insurance Amendment (Lifetime Health Cover Loading and Other Measures) Bill 2012

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (Base Premium) e Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 10.55 pm on 27 June 2013Tax Laws Amendment (Fairer Taxation of Excess Concessional Contributions) Bill 2013

Superannuation (Excess Concessional Contributions Charge) Imposition Bill 2013commencing from not later than 9.35 am until 10 am on 28 June 2013Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012commencing immediately after the preceding item until 10.30 am on 28 June 2013Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 11 am on 28 June 2013
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 11.20 am on 28 June 2013Tax Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No. 1) Bill 2013

Tax Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No. 2) Bill 2013

Tax Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No. 3) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until noon on 28 June 2013Higher Education Support Amendment (Asian Century) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 12.40 pm on 28 June 2013Social Security Amendment (Supporting More Australians into Work) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 1.30 pm on 28 June 2013Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2013-2014

Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2013-2014

Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 2013-2014commencing immediately after the preceding item until 2 pm on 28 June 2013Sugar Research and Development Services Bill 2013

Sugar Research and Development Services (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013

Sugar Research and Development Services (Consequential Amendments—Excise) Bill 2013commencing immediately after the preceding item until 2.20 pm on 28 June 2013

 (10) Paragraph (9) of this order shall operate as a limitation of debate under standing order 142.

Debate ensued.

Closure: Senator Collins moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put.


The Senate divided—

AYES, 36

Senators—

Bilyk

Bishop

Brown (Teller)

Cameron

Carr, Bob

Carr, Kim

Collins

Crossin

Di Natale

Farrell

Faulkner

Furner

Gallacher

Hanson-Young

Hogg

Lines

Ludlam

Ludwig

Lundy

Marshall

McEwen

McLucas

Milne

Moore

Polley

Rhiannon

Siewert

Singh

Stephens

Sterle

Thistlethwaite

Thorp

Urquhart

Waters

Whish-Wilson

Wright

NOES, 32

Senators—

Abetz

Back (Teller)

Bernardi

Birmingham

Boswell

Boyce

Bushby

Cash

Colbeck

Cormann

Edwards

Eggleston

Fawcett

Fierravanti-Wells

Fifield

Heffernan

Humphries

Johnston

Joyce

Kroger

Macdonald

Madigan

Mason

McKenzie

Nash

Parry

Payne

Ruston

Ryan

Scullion

Smith

Xenophon

Question agreed to.

The question was divided—

Question—That the motion in respect of paragraphs (9) and (10) be agreed to—put.

The Senate divided—

AYES,37


Senators—
BilykFarrellMarshallSterle
BishopFaulknerMcEwenThistlethwaite
Brown (Teller)FurnerMcLucasThorp
CameronGallacherMilneUrquhart
Carr, BobHanson-YoungMooreWaters
Carr, KimHoggPolleyWhish-Wilson
CollinsLinesRhiannonWright
ConroyLudlamSiewert
CrossinLudwigSingh
Di NataleLundyStephens

NOES, 33


Senators—
AbetzCormannJoyceRuston
Back (Teller)EdwardsKrogerRyan
BernardiEgglestonMacdonaldScullion
BirminghamFawcettMadiganSmith
BoswellFierravanti-WellsMasonWilliams
BoyceFifieldMcKenzieXenophon
BushbyHeffernanNash
CashHumphriesParry
ColbeckJohnstonPayne

Question agreed to.

Question—That the motion in respect of paragraphs (1) to (8) be agreed to—put.


The Senate divided—

AYES,37


Senators—
BilykFarrellMarshallSterle
BishopFaulknerMcEwenThistlethwaite
Brown (Teller)FurnerMcLucasThorp
CameronGallacherMilneUrquhart
Carr, BobHanson-YoungMooreWaters
Carr, KimHoggPolleyWhish-Wilson
CollinsLinesRhiannonWright
ConroyLudlamSiewert
CrossinLudwigSingh
Di NataleLundyStephens

NOES, 33


Senators—
AbetzCormannJoyceRuston
Back (Teller)EdwardsKrogerRyan
BernardiEgglestonMacdonaldScullion
BirminghamFawcettMadiganSmith
BoswellFierravanti-WellsMasonWilliams
BoyceFifieldMcKenzieXenophon
BushbyHeffernanNash
CashHumphriesParry
ColbeckJohnstonPayne

Question agreed to.

After 2 pm—