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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

    269   Senator Hanson-Young : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   acknowledges that 20 June 2014 is World Refugee Day, when all nations recognise the resilience and humanity of forcibly displaced people around the world;

   (b)   notes the vast and positive contribution that refugees have made and continue to make to Australian society;

   (c)   reaffirms Australia’s strong commitment to the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and the 1967 Protocol in recognition of the need to restore hope to those seeking protection in our region; and

   (d)   calls on the Government to:

             (ii)   be more transparent and open about the conditions and circumstances experienced by asylum seekers in immigration detention centres controlled by the Australian Government,

             (ii)   establish independent and systematic monitoring of sites of immigration detention, and

            (iii)   take steps to prevent further incidents and improve safety and conditions for asylum seekers in immigration detention centres.

Notice of motion altered on 18 June 2014 pursuant to standing order 77.

    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.

Notice given 17 June 2014

    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.

    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.

Notice given 18 June 2014

  *283   Senator Whish-Wilson : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes:

              (i)   the World Blind Union estimates that currently only 5 per cent of all published books in the developed countries and less than 1 per cent in developing countries are ever produced in accessible formats for persons who are blind, visually impaired, or otherwise print disabled,

             (ii)   the Marrakesh Treaty, which facilitates access to published works for these persons, closes for signature on 26 June 2014,

            (iii)   the instrumental work Australia did during the Marrakesh Treaty negotiations, and

            (iv)   the Australian Government is yet to sign the treaty despite Australia’s major trading partners, including China, the United States, the European Union and Indonesia having already signed; and

   (b)   calls on the Government to sign, and ratify the Marrakesh Treaty.

  *284   Senator Xenophon : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes that cheap cigarettes are currently being sold in Australia, reportedly as low as $13 for a packet of 25 cigarettes, following the introduction of plain packaging for tobacco products; and

   (b)   calls on the Australian Government to:

              (i)   introduce a minimum floor price on cheap and/or cross-subsidised tobacco products to remove the cost differential,

             (ii)   recognise the value of preventative measures such as Quitline and the National Tobacco Campaign, and increase funding accordingly to maximise the effectiveness of these measures and campaigns, and

            (iii)   consider the financial burden being placed on retailers, particularly small business, as a result of plain packaging in respect of shop fit-out and higher insurance premiums, and whether this burden is consistent with the aims of plain packaging.

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

   (a)   recognises that:

              (i)   over 500 000 Iraqis have been displaced in the past week due to the ongoing deadly conflict in their country, and

             (ii)   this is a humanitarian crisis that will have flow-on effects in our region;

   (b)   notes that the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has called on countries around the world, including Australia, to assist with this humanitarian crisis; 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 dentition on Manus Island, Nauru and Christmas Island to allow them to apply for protection in Australia.

  *286   Senator Moore : To move—That the Senate—

   (a)   notes the division and dysfunction in the Coalition Government over the Prime Minister’s unaffordable and unfair Paid Parental Leave Scheme; and

   (b)   calls on the Government to release the details of the Prime Minister’s scheme, including its costs and modelling that quantifies productivity and distributional impacts.

 

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 ).

    *25  National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)—NHMRC Licensing Committee—Report on the operation of the Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002 for the period 1 September 2013 to 28 February 2014

Consideration ( 18 June 2014 ).

    *26  Migration Act 1958 —Section 486O—Assessment of detention arrangements—Personal identifiers 1001420, 1001079, 1001075, 1001254, 1001333, 1001335, 1001369, 1001429, 1001428, 1001352, 1001423, 1001084, 1001418, 1001044, 1001285, 1001159, 1001283, 1001122, 1001375, 1001347, 1001365, 1001432, 1001188, 1001468, 1001319, 1001424, 1001439, 1001158, 1001385, 1001154, 1001155, 1001256, 1001454, 1001362, 1001458, 1001016, 1001085, 1000936, 1001004, 1001341, 1001321, 1001310, 1001425—Commonwealth Ombudsman’s reports

Consideration ( 18 June 2014 ).

    *27  Migration Act 1958 —Section 486O—Assessment of detention arrangements—Personal identifiers 1001420, 1001079, 1001075, 1001254, 1001333, 1001335, 1001369, 1001429, 1001428, 1001352, 1001423, 1001084, 1001418, 1001044, 1001285, 1001159, 1001283, 1001122, 1001375, 1001347, 1001365, 1001432, 1001188, 1001468, 1001319, 1001424, 1001439, 1001158, 1001385, 1001154, 1001155, 1001256, 1001454, 1001362, 1001458, 1001016, 1001085, 1000936, 1001004, 1001341, 1001321, 1001310, 1001425—Government response to Ombudsman’s reports

Consideration ( 18 June 2014 ).

    *28  Independent National Security Legislation Monitor—Report for the period 1 July 2013 to 28 March 2014

Consideration ( 18 June 2014 ).

    *29  Defence Abuse Response Taskforce—Report on abuse at HMAS Leeuwin

Consideration ( 18 June 2014 ).

    *30  Defence Abuse Response Taskforce—Sixth interim report to the Attorney-General and Minister for Defence

Consideration ( 18 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 ).

    *36  Migration Amendment (Protecting Babies Born in Australia) Bill 2014 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Hanson-Young )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Hanson-Young , in continuation, 18 June 2014 ).