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General Business

 

Notices of Motion

Notice given 4 December 2013

      44   Senator Carr : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   condemns:

              (i)   the failure of the Government to provide answers on immigration policy and implementation, especially on serious incidents, to the Senate and the Australian people,

             (ii)   the Government’s complete lack of transparency, and its reversion to secrecy in its conduct of the business of government, especially as it relates to immigration policy, and

            (iii)   the Government for misleading the electorate on its immigration policies such as the Indonesian fishing boat buyback policy, bounties, wardens and turning boats back (where it is safe to do so); and

   (b)   calls on the Government to:

              (i)   abandon unwarranted secrecy, and

             (ii)   acknowledge the success of the Papua New Guinea Regional Resettlement arrangement in reducing boat arrivals and putting people smugglers out of business.

Notice given 24 March 2014

    197   Leader of the Australian Greens ( Senator Milne ): To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes that:

              (i)   over the past year, Israeli settlements in the West Bank have significantly increased,

             (ii)   it is unlawful under the Fourth Geneva Convention for an occupying power to transfer parts of its own population into the territory it occupies, and

            (iii)   world leaders, including the British Prime Minister, Mr Cameron, have called for a halt in settlement activity by Israel; and

   (b)   calls on:

              (i)   the Israeli Government to cease expansion of settlements in the West Bank, and

             (ii)   the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms Bishop, to publicly acknowledge that all settlements are illegal and in breach of the Fourth Geneva Convention.

Notice given 16 June 2014

    270   Senator Di Natale : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes the:

              (i)   serious concern among Victorians and representatives of Victoria’s multicultural community over the Government’s proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 , and

             (ii)   the work of the Action 18C campaign, which has resulted in 47 local councils passing motions opposing the change, representing over 5 million Australians;

   (b)   supports the right of every Victorian to live without fear of discrimination or hostility based on race, culture or religion; and

   (c)   calls on the Attorney-General to abandon the proposed changes, particularly to section 18C, that would repeal protections against racial vilification and embolden the enemies of Australia’s vibrant multicultural community.

    271   Senator Di Natale : To move—

   (1)   That a select committee, to be known as the Select Committee into the Abbott Government’s Budget Cuts, be established to inquire into the effect of cuts or changes in the Commonwealth budget, with interim reports as the committee sees fit and a final report on or before 20 June 2016, with particular reference to:

             (a)   any reductions in access to services provided by the Commonwealth;

             (b)   the provision of other services, programs or benefits provided by the Government affected by the budget;

             (c)   Commonwealth - state relations and the impact of decreased Commonwealth investment on service delivery by the states;

             (d)   the fairness and efficiency of revenue raising;

             (e)   the reduced investment in scientific research and infrastructure and its impact on future productivity;

              (f)   the structural budget balance over the forward estimates and the next 10 years;

             (g)   public sector job cuts and; and

             (h)   other matters the committee considers relevant.

   (2)   That the committee consist of 7 senators, 3 nominated by the Leader of the Government in the Senate, 3 nominated by the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate, and 1 nominated by the Leader of the Australian Greens.

   (3)   That:

             (a)   participating members may be appointed to the committee on the nomination of the Leader of the Government in the Senate, the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate or any minority party or independent senator; and

             (b)   participating members may participate in hearings of evidence and deliberations of the committee, and have all the rights of members of the committee, but may not vote on any questions before the committee.

   (4)   That 3 members of the committee constitute a quorum of the committee.

   (5)   That participating members can contribute to a quorum of the committee.

   (6)   That the committee may proceed to the dispatch of business notwithstanding that not all members have been duly nominated and appointed and notwithstanding any vacancy.

   (7)   That the committee elect as chair a member nominated by the Leader of the Australian Greens and as deputy chair, a member nominated by the Leader of the Opposition.

   (8)   That the deputy chair shall act as chair when the chair is absent from a meeting of the committee or the position of chair is temporarily vacant.

   (9)   That the chair, or the deputy chair when acting as chair, may appoint another member of the committee to act as chair during the temporary absence of both the chair and deputy chair at a meeting of the committee.

(10)   That, in the event of an equally divided vote, the chair, or the deputy chair when acting as chair, has a casting vote.

(11)   That the committee have power to appoint subcommittees consisting of 3 or more of its members, and to refer to any such subcommittee any of the matters which the committee is empowered to examine.

(12)   That the committee and any subcommittee have power to send for and examine persons and documents, to move from place to place, to sit in public or in private, notwithstanding any prorogation of the Parliament or dissolution of the House of Representatives, and have leave to report from time to time its proceedings, the evidence taken and such interim recommendations as it may deem fit.

(13)   That the committee be provided with all necessary staff, facilities and resources and be empowered to appoint persons with specialist knowledge for the purposes of the committee with the approval of the President.

(14)   That the committee be empowered to print from day to day such documents and evidence as may be ordered by it, and a daily Hansard be published of such proceedings as take place in public.

Notice of motion altered on 17 June 2014 pursuant to standing order 77.

    272   Senator Hanson-Young : To move—That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958 , and for related purposes. Migration Amendment (Protecting Babies Born in Australia) Bill 2014 .

Notice given 17 June 2014

  *273   Deputy Chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity ( Senator Furner ): To move—That the Parliamentary Joint Committee on the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity be authorised to  hold a public meeting during the sitting of the Senate on Thursday, 19 June 2014, from 5 pm, to take evidence for the committee’s inquiry into the jurisdiction of the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity.

  *274   Chair of the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee ( Senator Sterle ): To move—That the time for the presentation of the report of the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee on the future of beekeeping and pollination service industries in Australia be extended to 25 June 2014.

  *275   Chair of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee ( Senator Wright ): To move—That the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee be authorised to hold a private meeting otherwise than in accordance with standing order 33(1) during the sitting of the Senate on Thursday, 19 June 2014, from 3.45 pm.

  *276   Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Milne) and Senator Xenophon: To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes that:

              (i)   the use of the term ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’ is an internationally accepted term in use by the United Nations (UN),

             (ii)   the International Court of Justice and the UN General Assembly have deemed East Jerusalem part of the West Bank and an occupied territory,

            (iii)   Australia has historically supported UN Security Council and General Assembly resolutions regarding the Israel-Palestine conflict and the status of Jerusalem,

            (iv)   the voting patterns of Australia in relation to the Israel-Palestine conflict have shifted dramatically under the Abbott Government, and

             (v)   these shifts in the position of the Australian Government have caused diplomatic tensions with a number of countries, including the threat of potential sanctions; and

   (b)   calls on the Minister for Foreign Affairs (Ms Bishop) to publicly acknowledge that:

              (i)   the Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories are illegal and in breach of the Fourth Geneva Convention; and

             (ii)   East Jerusalem is an occupied territory.

  *277   Leader of the Australian Greens ( Senator Milne ): To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   recognises the commitment of the world’s two largest emitters, the People’s Republic of China and the United States of America, to limit and drive down their greenhouse pollution over the coming years;

   (b)   supports their cooperative approach to use international fora such as the G20 and the United Nations to ensure a global agreement is secured in the Paris Conference of the Parties in 2015;

   (c)   acknowledges these governments’ preferred approach to drive down pollution is through market-based, cap and trade systems; and

   (d)   insists the Government stop making misleading statements that its ‘direct action’ plan is capable of significantly driving down Australia’s emissions or is anyway comparable to the Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan.

  *278   Leader of the Australian Greens ( Senator Milne ): To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   acknowledges that Australian motorists can achieve significant hip-pocket savings at the petrol pump if mandatory fuel efficiency standards are gradually introduced for new vehicles;

   (b)   notes that new Australian cars consume more petrol than new vehicles sold in China, India, Europe and Japan;

   (c)   recognises that light passenger and commercial vehicles account for 10 per cent of Australia’s total carbon pollution, but this can be easily reduced; and

   (d)   supports the introduction of mandatory fuel efficiency standards.

  *279   Senator Rhiannon : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes:

              (i)   that National TAFE day will be held on 18 June 2014,

             (ii)   the proposed cuts to technical and further education (TAFE) budgets across Australia will have disastrous impacts on staff and students and Australia’s economic future and social well-being,

            (iii)   the changes to TAFE are adversely impacting regional, rural and disadvantaged communities and people with varying abilities, and

            (iv)   the Senate inquiry into TAFE unearthed widespread concerns across industries and interests about the quality of education and training provided through the private vocational and education market; and

   (b)   calls on the federal and state governments to:

              (i)   reverse the harsh budget cuts to TAFE and to abandon changes proposed to vocational education and training that undermine TAFE as a public provider,

             (ii)   end the current competitive tendering model of government funding for vocational education and training,

            (iii)   support and expand the capacity of the public TAFE system to allow it to continue its historic role providing high quality technical and further education to Australians of all ages and backgrounds,

            (iv)   properly recognise the importance of TAFE in providing vocational and technical education in areas of high and low demand, in rural and remote areas and in supporting access and participation for disadvantaged learners, and

             (v)   work collaboratively to develop a national workforce strategy for the TAFE sector.

  *280   Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection ( Senator Cash ): To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes that on 15 December 2010, a vessel now known as SIEV 221 foundered on rocks at Rocky Point near Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, resulting in a significant search and rescue event and tragic loss of life; and

   (b)   acknowledges the:

              (i)   bravery of the crews of the Customs and Border Protection vessel, ACV Triton , and the Royal Australian Navy vessel, HMAS Pirie , and the people of Christmas Island who rescued 41 survivors in treacherous conditions at considerable risk to their own personal safety,

             (ii)   work done by officers of the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service and the Australian Navy who serve as part of Border Protection Command in protecting our borders, is recognised and appreciated, and

            (iii)   findings of the Joint Select Committee on the Christmas Island Tragedy in relation to the efforts of Customs, Navy and Australian Federal Police (AFP) on the day and that ‘The committee believes the response by Customs, Navy and AFP on the day was a tremendous rescue effort made in atrocious circumstances’.

  *281   Senator Hanson-Young : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   recognises that over 500 000 Iraqis have been displaced in the past week due to the ongoing deadly conflict in their country;

   (b)   recognises that this is a humanitarian crisis that will have flow on effects in our region; and

   (c)   calls on the Government to issue a moratorium on the return of any asylum seekers back to Iraq and offer a reprieve to those detained in immigration detention on Manus Island, Nauru and Christmas Island to allow them to apply for protection in Australia.

  *282   Senators Siewert and Moore: To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   recognises the role that carers play in our community, particularly family carers and acknowledges the over $40 billion of unpaid care that carers provide;

   (b)   celebrates the diversity of carers in our community, who may be caring for a spouse, a sibling, a parent or a child, and particularly recognises the contribution of our young carers; and

   (c)   calls on the Government to maintain its support of carers and ensure that its welfare reform process does not adversely affect carers or reduce their access to income support.

 

Orders of the Day

         1  Transport—The Australian Government’s aviation safety regulation review—Ministerial statement

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Sterle —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Ludwig , in continuation, 2 December 2013 ).

         2  Administration—Abbott Government

Adjourned debate on the motion of Leader of the Opposition in the Senate ( Senator Wong )—That the Senate condemns the Coalition for its failure to honour its pre-election commitments to the Australian people ( Senator Faulkner , in continuation, 12 December 2013 ).

         3  Employment—Job losses

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Carr —That the Senate—

   (a)   condemns:

              (i)   the failure of the Government to:

                          ( a )    articulate a comprehensive innovation policy so that Australia has the high skill, high wage jobs of the future, and

                          ( b )    fight for Australian jobs,

             (ii)   the deliberate and hostile actions of the Government in bringing about the end of Australia’s automotive manufacturing sector threatening a further 50 000 jobs directly reliant and the 200 000 jobs that rely on it indirectly, and

            (iii)   the cowardice of the Government for blaming job losses on workers to distract from its own inaction and lack of any plan to deal with the crisis facing Australian manufacturing due to the strong dollar; and

   (b)   calls on the Government to immediately outline:

              (i)   its plans to support the 50 000 Australian workers who have lost their jobs since the election,

             (ii)   the industries in which it expects these workers to find new jobs, and

            (iii)   its plans to attract the billions in new investment, new jobs, new skills and new technologies to replace those lost in the automotive sector ( Senator Back , in continuation, 13 February 2014 ).

         4  Industry—Australian shipbuilding

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Farrell —That the Senate—

   (a)   recognises:

              (i)   the vital contribution of the Australian shipbuilding industry as an employer, a storehouse of advanced manufacturing capabilities and a strategic asset, and

             (ii)   the urgent need for the Government to bring forward project work to ensure continuity of industry development, growth and employment;

   (b)   is gravely concerned by:

              (i)   the scheduled end of project work in three Australian shipyards in 2015,

             (ii)   the severe consequences of the resulting project trough, including:

                          ( a )    the retrenchment of more than 3 000 skilled workers,

                          ( b )    the crippling of the shipbuilding supply chain, and

                          ( c )    the forced closure of research projects and facilities supporting shipbuilding and advanced manufacturing,

            (iii)   the heavy costs of rebuilding lost capabilities and retraining workers to meet future defence needs, and

            (iv)   the threat to national security posed by the erosion of local capability; and

   (c)   calls on the Government to immediately:

              (i)   identify suitable project work to be fast-tracked and make a public commitment to those projects with a revised timeframe for tendering and delivery,

             (ii)   recognise that this cannot wait for the Defence White Paper process to be concluded, and

            (iii)   incorporate the long-term opportunities for the Australian shipbuilding industry as a strategic priority in all future naval procurement plans ( Senator Edwards , in continuation, 6 March 2014 ).

         5  Senate—Western Australia—Election

Adjourned debate on the motion of Leader of the Australian Greens ( Senator Milne )—That the Senate notes the upcoming Western Australian by-election will have significant implications for the people and the environment of Australia in the face of the Abbott Government ( Senator Back , in continuation, 20 March 2014 ).

         6  Industry—Economic Review of South Australia and Victoria—Order for production of documents

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Carr —That the Senate take note of the  document ( Senator Back , in continuation, 6 May 2014 ).

         7  Administration—Commonwealth procurement policy

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Madigan —That the Senate calls on the Government to alter Commonwealth procurement policy in order to require all government departments to only use Australian made products where possible, and, in particular, paper products ( Senator McKenzie , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         8  Teacher quality—Response from the Minister for Education (Mr Pyne) to a Senate resolution of 26 March 2014—Document

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Lines —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Macdonald , in continuation, 13 May 2014 ).

         9  Budget 2014-15

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Ludwig —That the Senate condemns the Abbott Government’s budget of twisted priorities and broken promises. ( Senator O’Sullivan , in continuation, 15 May 2014 ).

 

Orders of the Day relating to Government Documents

         1  Australian Human Rights Commission—Audit report—Review into the treatment of women at the Australian Defence Force Academy

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Boyce —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Urquhart , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         2  Productivity Commission—Report No. 63—Safeguards inquiry into the import of processed tomato products

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator McKenzie —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Urquhart , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         3  Productivity Commission—Report No. 64—Safeguards inquiry into the import of processed fruit products

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator McKenzie —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Urquhart , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         4  Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator McKenzie —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Urquhart , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         5  Health Workforce Australia—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Boyce —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Boyce , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         6  Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)—Report for 2012-13, including report of the Science and Industry Endowment Fund

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Edwards —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         7  Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Stephens —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         8  Australian Customs and Border Protection Service—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Macdonald —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

         9  Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation (ARPC)—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Macdonald —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      10  Director of National Parks—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Edwards —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      11  Climate Change Authority—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Stephens —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      12  Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Stephens —That the Senate take note of the document ( 27 March 2014 ).

      13  Productivity Commission—Report No. 68—Safeguards inquiry into the import of processed tomato products

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Bushby —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      14  Wet Tropics Management Authority—Report for 2012-13, including State of the Wet Tropics report

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Macdonald —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      15  Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA)—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Macdonald —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      16  Workplace Gender Equality Agency (formerly Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency)—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Moore —That the Senate take note of the document ( 27 March 2014 ).

      17  Productivity Commission—Report No. 67—Safeguards inquiry into the import of processed fruit products

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Bushby —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Bushby , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      18  Mid-year economic and fiscal outlook—2013-14—Statement by the Treasurer (Mr Hockey) and the Minister for Finance (Senator Cormann)

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Ludwig —That the Senate take note of the document ( 27 March 2014 ).

      19  Productivity Commission—Report No. 65—Mineral and energy resource exploration, dated 27 September 2013

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Gallacher —That the Senate take note of the document ( 27 March 2014 ).

      20  Defence Abuse Response Taskforce—Fifth interim report to the Attorney-General and Minister for Defence

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Brown —That the Senate take note of the document ( 27 March 2014 ).

      21  Treaty— Bilateral —Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the United States of America to Improve International Tax Compliance and to Implement FATCA (Canberra, 28 April 2014)—Text, together with national interest analysis and annexures

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator McKenzie —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator McKenzie , in continuation, 14 May 2014 ).

      22  National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) Act 2010 —Collection of Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme/Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme under co-payment prescription data—Report for 2012-13

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Boyce —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator Boyce , in continuation, 14 May 2014 ).

      23  Treaties— Bilateral —Free Trade Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the Republic of Korea (Seoul, 8 April 2014)—Text, together with national interest analysis, regulation impact statement and annexures

Adjourned debate on the motion of Senator McKenzie —That the Senate take note of the document ( Senator McKenzie , in continuation, 14 May 2014 ).

      24  Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 —Paid Parental Leave Scheme—Review report by the Department of Social Services

Consideration ( 16 June 2014 ).

 

Orders of the Day relating to Private Senators’ Bills

         1  National Integrity Commission Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Milne )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Marshall , in continuation, 15 May 2014 ).

         2  Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Funding for Certain Types of Abortion) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Madigan )

Second reading ( restored 13 November 2013 ).

         3  Fair Trade (Workers’ Rights) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Madigan )

Second reading ( restored 13 November 2013 ).

         4  Parliamentary Proceedings Broadcasting Amendment Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon , in continuation, 13 November 2013 ).

         5  Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Above the Line Voting) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon , in continuation, 13 November 2013 ).

         6  Poker Machine Harm Reduction ($1 Bets and Other Measures) Bill 2012 [2013] —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Moore , in continuation, 5 December 2013 ).

         7  Fair Trade (Australian Standards) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Madigan )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Whish-Wilson , in continuation, 5 December 2013 ).

      10  Migration Amendment (Visa Maximum Numbers Determinations) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Hanson-Young )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Dastyari , in continuation, 12 December 2013 ).

      11  Anti-Money Laundering Amendment (Gaming Machine Venues) Bill 2012 [2013] —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon , in continuation, 10 December 2013 ).

      12  Interactive Gambling and Broadcasting Amendment (Online Transactions and Other Measures) Bill 2011 [2013] —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon , in continuation, 10 December 2013 ).

      13  Public Service Amendment (Payments in Special Circumstances) Bill 2011 [2013] —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon , in continuation, 10 December 2013 ).

      14  Foreign Acquisitions Amendment (Agricultural Land) Bill 2010 [2013] —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon and the Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Milne )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon, in continuation, 10 December 2013 ).

      16  Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Hanson-Young )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Hanson-Young , in continuation, 12 December 2013 ).

      17  Defence Legislation Amendment (Woomera Prohibited Area) Bill 2013 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Farrell )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Kroger , in continuation, 20 March 2014 ).

      19  Adelaide Airport Curfew Amendment (Protecting Residents’ Amenity) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Wright )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Wright , in continuation, 12 February 2014 ).

      20  Great Barrier Reef Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Waters )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Waters , in continuation, 13 February 2014 ).

      21  Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Reducing Barriers for Minor Parties) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Rhiannon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Rhiannon , in continuation, 4 March 2014 ).

      22  Native Title Amendment (Reform) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Siewert )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Siewert , in continuation, 4 March 2014 ).

      25  Social Security Amendment (Caring for People on Newstart) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Siewert )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Siewert , in continuation, 6 March 2014 ).

      27  Flags Amendment Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senators Madigan and Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon, in continuation, 6 March 2014 ).

      28  End Cruel Cosmetics Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Rhiannon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Rhiannon , in continuation, 18 March 2014 ).

      29  Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Ludwig )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Ludwig , in continuation, 19 March 2014 ).

      30  Privacy Amendment (Privacy Alerts) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Singh )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Back , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      31  Save Our Sharks Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Siewert )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Siewert , in continuation, 25 March 2014 ).

      32  Live Animal Export (Slaughter) Prohibition Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Rhiannon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Rhiannon , in continuation, 27 March 2014 ).

      34  Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Alpine Grazing) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Di Natale )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Di Natale , in continuation, 13 May 2014 ).