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16    Committees—Extensions of Time to Report

The following committees were granted extensions of time to report:

Economics Legislation Committee—Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 and related bills [Provisions], extended to 14 October 2015.

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee—Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Standing) Bill 2015 [Provisions], extended to the second last sitting day in February 2016.

The Deputy Clerk informed the Senate that, pursuant to standing order 67, a notice had been received proposing that the time for the presentation of the report of the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee on the provisions of the Shipping Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 be extended to 19 October 2015.

Statement by leave : Senator Sterle, by leave, made a statement relating to the matter.

Senator Sterle requested that the question be put to the Senate for determination.

Question—That the extension of time for the committee to report be agreed to—put.

The Senate divided—

AYES, 30

Senators—

Abetz

Day

Lindgren

Ruston

Back

Edwards

Macdonald

Scullion

Bernardi

Fawcett

McGrath

Seselja

Birmingham

Fierravanti-Wells

McKenzie

Sinodinos

Bushby (Teller)

Fifield

Nash

Smith

Canavan

Heffernan

Reynolds

Wang

Cash

Johnston

Ronaldson

Williams

Colbeck

Leyonhjelm

 

 

 

NOES, 32

Senators—

Bullock

Hanson-Young

McKim

Siewert

Cameron

Lambie

McLucas

Simms

Carr

Lazarus

Moore

Singh

Collins

Lines

O’Neill

Sterle

Dastyari

Ludlam

Peris

Urquhart

Di Natale

Ludwig

Polley

Waters

Gallacher

McAllister

Rhiannon

Whish-Wilson

Gallagher

McEwen (Teller)

Rice

Xenophon

 

 

Question negatived.