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6       Selection of Bills—Standing Committee—Report No. 9 of 2015

The Chair of the Selection of Bills Committee (Senator Bushby) tabled the following report:


REPORT NO. 9 of 2015

1.      The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 12 August 2015 at 7.16 pm.

2.      The committee resolved to recommend—That the order of the Senate of 25 June 2015 adopting the committee’s 8th report of 2015 be varied to provide that the provisions of the Treasury Legislation Amendment (Small Business and Unfair Contract Terms) Bill 2015 be referred immediately to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 September 2015.

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

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2015

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2015

Australian Defence Force Cover Bill 2015

Australian Defence Force Superannuation Bill 2015

Defence Legislation Amendment (Superannuation and ADF Cover) Bill 2015

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Amendment Bill 2015

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Bill 2015

Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (2015 Budget Measures) Bill 2015.

The committee recommends accordingly.

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

Aged Care Amendment (Independent Complaints Arrangements) Bill 2015

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Bill 2015

Australian Centre for Social Cohesion Bill 2015

Banking Laws Amendment (Unclaimed Money) Bill 2015

Civil Law and Justice (Omnibus Amendments) Bill 2015

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Australian Country of Origin Food Labelling) Bill 2015

Corporations Amendment (Publish What You Pay) Bill 2014

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Amendment (Inter-State Voyages) Bill 2015

Motor Vehicle Standards (Cheaper Transport) Bill 2014

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Caring for Single Parents) Bill 2014.

David Bushby


13 August 2015.

Senator Bushby moved—That the report be adopted.

Question put and passed.