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40    Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill (No. 2) 2015

A message from the House of Representatives was reported transmitting for the concurrence of the Senate the following bill:

Message no. 537, dated 10 February 2016—A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to family assistance and social security, and for related purposes.

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs (Senator Scullion) moved—That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time.

Question put and passed.

Bill read a first time.

Senator Scullion moved—That this bill be now read a second time.

Consideration of legislation : Pursuant to order, the debate was adjourned and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the day fixed for the Community Affairs Legislation Committee to report on the bill, 1 March 2016.