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24    Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cost of Living Concession) Bill 2015

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Low Income Supplement) Bill 2015

Messages from the House of Representatives were reported transmitting for the concurrence of the Senate the following bills:

Message no. 469, dated 14 October 2015—A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security and veterans’ entitlements, and for related purposes.

Message no. 468, dated 14 October 2015—A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security, and for related purposes.

The Assistant Minister for Multicultural Affairs (Senator Fierravanti-Wells) moved—That these bills may proceed without formalities, may be taken together and be now read a first time.

Question put and passed.

Bills read a first time.

Senator Fierravanti-Wells moved—That these bills be now read a second time.

On the motion of Senator Fierravanti-Wells the debate was adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Consideration of legislation : Senator Fierravanti-Wells moved—That the bills be listed on the Notice Paper as separate orders of the day.

Question put and passed.