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32    Economics References Committee—Reference

Senator Whish-Wilson, pursuant to notice of motion not objected to as a formal motion, moved business of the Senate notice of motion no. 2—That the following matter be referred to the Economics References Committee for inquiry and report by 22 June 2016:

Carbon risk disclosure in regard to:

    (a)   current and emerging international carbon risk disclosure frameworks;

    (b)   current carbon risk disclosure practices within corporate Australia;

     (c)   Australian involvement in the G20 Financial Stability Board discussions on carbon risk impacts for financial stability;

    (d)   current regulatory and policy oversight of carbon risk disclosure across government agencies; and

     (e)   any other related matters.

Statement by leave : The Assistant Cabinet Secretary (Senator Ryan), by leave, made a statement relating to the motion.

Question put.

The Senate divided—

AYES, 34

Senators—

Bilyk

Ketter

McKim

Simms

Bullock

Lambie

McLucas

Singh

Cameron

Lazarus

Moore

Sterle

Collins

Leyonhjelm

Muir

Urquhart (Teller)

Conroy

Lines

Peris

Wang

Dastyari

Ludlam

Rhiannon

Waters

Di Natale

Ludwig

Rice

Whish-Wilson

Gallacher

Marshall

Siewert

Xenophon

Hanson-Young

McEwen

 

 

 

 

NOES, 28

Senators—

Back

Edwards

Macdonald

Ruston

Bernardi

Fawcett

Madigan

Ryan

Birmingham

Fierravanti-Wells

McGrath

Scullion

Bushby (Teller)

Fifield

Nash

Seselja

Canavan

Heffernan

O’Sullivan

Sinodinos

Colbeck

Johnston

Parry

Smith

Day

Lindgren

Reynolds

Williams

 

 

Question agreed to.