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Business Listed for Future Consideration

On the next day of sitting (12 October 2016)

 

Business of the Senate—Notice of Motion

Notice given 30 August 2016

         1   Senator Leyonhjelm : To move—That the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Amendment (Shotguns and Shotgun Magazines) Regulation 2016, made under the Customs Act 1901 , be disallowed [F2016L01255].

Eight sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

 

General Business—Notice of Motion

Notice given 10 October 2016

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

                          (a)      notes the large storm that lashed South Australia on 28 and 29 September 2016;

                          (b)      acknowledges the incredible effort of hundreds of emergency services personnel and volunteers who responded to the storm damage under very difficult circumstances; and

                           (c)      expresses support for the renewable energy industry in South Australia and endorses South Australia’s strong renewable energy target.

 

Orders for Production of Documents

    *54  World Trade Organization Government Procurement Agreement—Order for production of documents

By the Minister representing the Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment, by no later than 3.30 pm on 12 October 2016,  documents relating to the Australian offer made and responses to date to that offer. ( Motion of Senator Xenophon agreed to 10 October 2016. )

    *58  Government response to committee report—Grape and wine industry—Order for production of document

By the Minister representing the Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, by no later than 3.30 pm on 12 October 2016, the Government’s response to the report of the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee on the Australian grape and wine industry, dated 12 February 2016. ( Motion of Senator Xenophon agreed to 10 October 2016. )

On the tenth sitting day after 30 June 2016 (12 October 2016)

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

      *1  Legislation Committees

Reports to be presented on annual reports tabled by 30 April 2016.

 

On 13 October 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Report to be presented on the planned acquisition of the Joint Strike Fighter.

         2  Finance and Public Administration References Committee

Report to be presented on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander experience of law enforcement and justice services.

 

General Business—Notice of Motion

Notice given 12 September 2016

      34   Leader of Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party ( Senator Hinch ): To move—That the order of the Senate of 21 March 2002 restricting photography in the Senate chamber ceases to have effect on and from 10 October 2016.

 

General Business—Order of the Day relating to Private Senators’ Bills

         6  Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Amendment Bill 2015 —( Senate bill )— ( Senator Wong )

Second reading ( restored 31 August 2016 ).

On 14 October 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Bill 2013 and the Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

         2  Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2014 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

On 7 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Notice of Motion

Notice given 13 September 2016

         1   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate ( Senator Wong ): To move—That the Legal Services Amendment (Solicitor-General Opinions) Direction 2016, made under the Judiciary Act 1903 , be disallowed [F2016L00645].

Twelve sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

 

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) Bill 2016 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

         2  Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account Bill 2016 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

On 8 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on Consultations prior to the making of directions concerning opinions of the Solicitor-General.

On 14 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Fair Work Amendment (Gender Pay Gap) Bill 2015 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

On 16 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the medical complaints process.

On 21 November 2016

 

Order for Production of Documents

         1  Government response to committee report—Select Committee on Wind Turbines—Order for production of document

By the Minister representing the Minister for Environment and Energy, by 3.30 pm on 21 November 2016, the Government’s response to the report of the Select Committee on Wind Turbines. ( Motion of Senators Leyonhjelm, Day, Xenophon, Lambie, Griff, Kakoschke-Moore, Burston, Culleton and Roberts, the Leader of Pauline Hanson's One Nation (Senator Hanson) and Senator Hinch agreed to 1 September 2016. )

 

 

 

On 23 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on large capacity fishing vessels.

         2  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on the access by children to internet pornography.

On 24 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Economics References Committee

Report to be presented on 2016 Census.

         2  Finance and Public Administration References Committee

Report to be presented on domestic violence and gender inequality.

On 29 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the indefinite detention of people with cognitive and psychiatric impairment.

On 30 November 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on Lyme-like illness in Australia.

         2  Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Rural and Regional Advocacy) Bill 2015 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

On 1 December 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on recent fires in remote Tasmanian wilderness.

         2  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on airport and aviation security at Australian airports.

         3  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on the future role and contribution of regional capitals.

On 6 December 2016

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Interactive Gambling Amendment (Sports Betting Reform) Bill 2015 . ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report. )

On 7 February 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Report to be presented on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.

On 24 February 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Economics References Committee

Report to be presented on the Australian dairy industry.

On the second last sitting day in February 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on the commercial use of Tasmanian bumblebees.

On the tenth sitting day of 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

      *1  Legislation Committees

Reports to be presented on annual reports tabled by 31 October 2016.

On the second last sitting day in March 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on oil or gas production in the Great Australian Bight.

On 30 March 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Report to be presented on Australian veterans.

 

On the last sitting day in March 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the Nauru and Manus Island regional processing centres.

         2  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on the effect of market consolidation on the red meat processing sector.

On 28 April 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the future of Australia’s aged care sector workforce.

On 30 June 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Corporations and Financial Services—Joint Statutory Committee

Report to be presented on the life insurance industry.

         2  Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on the impacts of climate change on marine fisheries and biodiversity.

On 19 July 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

         1  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on the use of Flag of Convenience shipping in Australia.

On 18 October 2017

 

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

         1  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on aspects of road safety in Australia.

         2  Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on the state of Australia’s rail industry.