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5     Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Bill 2014

Order of the day read for the further consideration of the bill in committee of the whole.

 

 

 

In the committee

Consideration resumed of the bill.

Question—That the bill stand as printed—divided, at the request of Senator Carr, in respect of Schedule 2.

Schedule 2 debated.

Question—That Schedule 2 stand as printed—put and negatived.

On the motion of Senator Carr the following amendment was agreed to:

Clause 2, page 2 (table items 5 to 8), omit the table items.

Question—That the bill, as amended, be agreed to—divided, at the request of Senator Hanson-Young, in respect of Schedule 1, item 14.

Schedule 1, item 14 debated.

Question—That Schedule 1, item 14 stand as printed—put.

The committee divided—

AYES, 44

Senators—

Abetz

Collins

Macdonald

Peris

Back

Dastyari

Marshall

Polley

Bernardi

Edwards

Mason

Reynolds

Brown

Fawcett

McEwen

Ruston

Bullock

Fierravanti-Wells

McGrath

Seselja

Bushby (Teller)

Gallacher

McKenzie

Singh

Cameron

Heffernan

McLucas

Sinodinos

Canavan

Ketter

Moore

Smith

Carr

Leyonhjelm

Muir

Sterle

Cash

Lines

O’Neill

Urquhart

Colbeck

Ludwig

O’Sullivan

Williams

 

 

NOES, 11

Senators—

Di Natale

Ludlam

Rice

Whish-Wilson

Hanson-Young

Milne

Siewert (Teller)

Wright

Lazarus

Rhiannon

Waters

 

 

 

Item agreed to.

Senator Hanson-Young moved the following amendments together by leave:

Schedule 1, item 15, page 9 (lines 3 to 12), omit subitems (1) and (2), substitute:

(1)    Section 5AAA of the Migration Act 1958 as amended by Part 1 of this Schedule applies to an application made on or after the commencement of that Part.

(2)    Section 5AAA of the Migration Act 1958 as amended by Part 1 of this Schedule also applies in relation to an administrative process starting on or after the commencement of that Part.

Schedule 1, item 15, page 9 (lines 13 to 17), omit subitem (3), substitute:

(3)    Sections 91W, 91WA and 91WB of the Migration Act 1958 as amended by Part 2 of this Schedule apply to an application for a protection visa made on or after the commencement of that Part.

Schedule 2, item 6, page 12 (lines 21 to 30), omit subitem (2), substitute:

(2)    Subitem (1) covers an assessment made on or after the day this item commences.

Schedule 3, Part 2, page 19 (line 1) to page 20 (line 19), omit the Part, substitute:

Part 2 Application

14  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule apply in relation to a person who arrives in Australia after the day this item commences (whether or not that person had been in Australia previously).

Schedule 4, item 34, page 38 (lines 2 to 32), omit the item, substitute:

34  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule apply in relation to an application to the Migration Review Tribunal or the Refugee Review Tribunal for review of a decision if the application is made on or after the commencement of this Schedule.

Debate ensued.

Question—That the amendments be agreed to—put.

The committee divided—

AYES, 11

Senators—

Di Natale

Ludlam

Rice

Whish-Wilson

Hanson-Young

Milne

Siewert (Teller)

Wright

Lazarus

Rhiannon

Waters

 

 

 

NOES, 34

Senators—

Bernardi

Edwards

Marshall

Reynolds

Brown

Fawcett

McEwen (Teller)

Ruston

Bullock

Gallacher

McGrath

Seselja

Bushby

Heffernan

McKenzie

Singh

Cameron

Ketter

Moore

Sinodinos

Canavan

Lambie

Muir

Smith

Carr

Leyonhjelm

O’Sullivan

Sterle

Cash

Lines

Peris

Williams

Collins

Ludwig

 

 

 

Question negatived.

On the motion of the Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (Senator Cash) the following amendments, taken together by leave, were agreed to:

Schedule  3 , item  1 , page 16 (lines 7 to 10) , omit paragraph ( b) , substitute:

                              (b)  either:

                                                  (i)   is an unlawful non-citizen; or

                                                 (ii)   holds a bridging visa or a temporary protection visa, or a temporary visa of a kind (however described) prescribed for the purposes of this subparagraph.

Note:    Temporary protection visas are provided for by subsection 35A(3).

Schedule  3 , item  6 , page 17 (lines 11 to 14) , omit paragraph ( b) , substitute:

                              (b)  either:

                                                  (i)   is an unlawful non-citizen; or

                                                 (ii)   holds a bridging visa or a temporary protection visa, or a temporary visa of a kind (however described) prescribed for the purposes of this subparagraph.

Note:    Temporary protection visas are provided for by subsection 35A(3).

Schedule 3, item 15, page 19 (line 23), omit “class”, substitute “kind”.

Schedule 3 , item 15 , page 19 (line 29) , at the end of paragraph (3)(c), add “ granted before 2 December 2013 ”.

Schedule 3, item 16, page 20 (line 13), omit “class”, substitute “kind”.

Schedule 3 , item 16 , page 20 (line 19) , at the end of paragraph (3)(c), add “ granted before 2 December 2013 ”.

Schedule  4 , item  11 , page 23 (line 30) , omit “ 7 days ”, substitute “ 14 days ”.

Schedule 4 , item 11 , page 24 (lines 20 and 21) , omit “ 7 - day period ”, substitute “ 14 - day period ”.

Schedule  4 , item  26 , page 32 (line 3) , omit “ 7 days ”, substitute “ 14 days ”.

Schedule 4 , item 26 , page 32 (lines 24 and 25) , omit “ 7 - day period ”, substitute “ 14 - day period ”.

On the motion of Senator Cash the following amendments, taken together by leave, were agreed to:

Page 38 (after line 32), at the end of the bill, add:

Schedule 5 Technical corrections

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Act 2014

1  Subsection 2(1) (table items 6, 7, 9, 11 and 12)

Omit “ Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2014 ”, substitute “ Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2015 ”.

Migration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendment (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Act 2014

2  Subsection 2(1) (table items 4A, 13 and 15)

Omit “ Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2014 ”, substitute “ Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2015 ”.

3  Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 5 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Division 2—Amendments if this Act commences after the Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2015

4  Division 1 of Part 3 of Schedule 5 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Division 1—Amendments if this Act commences before the Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Act 2015

Clause 2, page 3 (at the end of the table), add:

11.  Schedule 5

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Bill, as amended, agreed to.

Bill to be reported with amendments.

 

 

 

The Deputy President (Senator Marshall) resumed the chair and the Chair of Committees reported accordingly.

On the motion of Senator Cash the report from the committee was adopted.

Senator Cash moved—That this bill be now read a third time.

Question put.

The Senate divided—

AYES, 36

Senators—

Back

Edwards

McEwen

Ryan

Bullock

Fawcett

McGrath

Seselja

Bushby

Gallacher

McKenzie

Singh

Cameron

Ketter

Moore

Sinodinos

Canavan

Lambie

Muir

Smith

Carr

Leyonhjelm

O’Sullivan

Sterle

Cash

Lines

Peris

Urquhart

Collins

Ludwig

Reynolds

Williams

Day

Marshall

Ruston (Teller)

Xenophon

 

 

NOES, 12

Senators—

Di Natale

Ludlam

Rhiannon

Waters

Hanson-Young

Madigan

Rice

Whish-Wilson

Lazarus

Milne

Siewert (Teller)

Wright

 

 

Question agreed to.

Bill read a third time.