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37    Committee reports and government responses—Orders of the day—Consideration

The following orders of the day relating to committee reports and government responses were considered:

Community Affairs References Committee—Report—Design, scope, cost-benefit analysis, contracts awarded and implementation associated with the Better Management of the Social Welfare System initiative—Government response. Motion of Senator Siewert to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Finance and Public Administration References Committee—Circumstances in which Australians’ personal Medicare information has been compromised and made available for sale illegally on the ‘dark web’—Report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator McAllister) to take note of report agreed to.

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee—Report—Value of a justice reinvestment approach to criminal justice in Australia—Government response. Motion of Senator Siewert to take note of document agreed to.

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee—Australia’s rail industry—Report. Motion of Senator Carr to take note of report agreed to.

Human Rights—Joint Statutory Committee—Report 11 of 2017—Human rights scrutiny report. Motion of Senator Siewert to take note of report agreed to.

Environment and Communications References Committee—Participation of Australians in online poker—Report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Rice) to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Red Tape—Select Committee—Effect of red tape on environmental assessment and approvals—Third interim report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Leyonhjelm) to take note of report debated. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Community Affairs References Committee—Report—Medical complaints process in Australia—Government response. Motion of Senator Siewert to take note of document agreed to.

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee—Impact of Defence training activities and facilities on rural and regional communities—Second interim report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Gallacher) to take note of report agreed to.

National Capital and External Territories—Joint Standing Committee—The strategic importance of Australia’s Indian Ocean Territories—Report. Motion of Senator McCarthy to take note of report agreed to.

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee—Effect of market consolidation on the red meat processing sector—Report. Motion of Senator O’Sullivan to take note of report agreed to.

National Integrity Commission—Select Committee—Report. Motion of Senator Collins to take note of report agreed to.

Corporations and Financial Services—Joint Statutory Committee—Whistleblower protections—Report. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

National Disability Insurance Scheme—Joint Standing Committee—Provision of hearing services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme—Interim report. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Economics References Committee—Toll roads: issues of building, financing and charging—Report. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of report agreed to.

National Disability Insurance Scheme—Joint Standing Committee—Progress report. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Economics References Committee—Australia’s dairy industry: rebuilding trust and a fair market for farmers—Report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Ketter) to take note of report agreed to.

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee—The constant battle: Suicide by veterans—Report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Gallacher) to take note of report agreed to.

National Disability Insurance Scheme—Joint Standing Committee—Provision of services under the NDIS for people with psychosocial disabilities related to a mental health condition—Report. Motion of Senator Gallacher to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Red Tape—Select Committee—Effect of red tape on tobacco retail—Second interim report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Leyonhjelm) to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Red Tape—Select Committee—Effect of red tape on the sale, supply and taxation of alcohol—Interim report. Motion of the chair of the committee (Senator Leyonhjelm) to take note of report called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.

Murray-Darling Basin Plan—Select Committee—Report—Refreshing the Plan—Government response. Motion of Senator Leyonhjelm to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting.