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Contingent Notices of Motion

 

Conduct of business

         1  Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Brandis): To move (contingent on the Senate on any day concluding its consideration of any item of business and prior to the Senate proceeding to the consideration of another item of business)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent a minister moving a motion to provide for the consideration of any matter.

         2   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on the Senate on any day concluding its consideration of any item of business and prior to the Senate proceeding to the consideration of another item of business)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the senator moving a motion relating to the conduct of the business of the Senate or to provide for the consideration of any matter.

 

Formal business

         3  Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong): To move (contingent on any senator objecting to a motion being taken as formal)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the motion being put immediately and determined without amendment or debate.

         4  Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

To move (contingent on any senator being refused leave to move an amendment to a motion discovered during formal business)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent that senator moving the amendment to the motion.

 

Limitation of time

             Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

         5  To move (contingent on a minister moving a motion that a bill be considered an urgent bill)—That so much of standing order 142 be suspended as would prevent debate taking place on the motion.

         6  To move (contingent on a minister moving a motion to specify time to be allotted to the consideration of a bill, or any stage of a bill)—That so much of standing order 142 be suspended as would prevent the motion being debated without limitation of time and each senator speaking for the time allotted by standing orders.

         7  To move (contingent on the chair declaring that the time allotted for the consideration of a bill, or any stage of a bill, has expired)—That so much of standing order 142 be suspended as would prevent further consideration of the bill, or the stage of the bill, without limitation of time or for a specified period.

 

Senator Lambie

         8  To move (contingent on a minister moving a motion to specify time to be allotted to the consideration of a bill, or any stage of a bill)—That so much of standing order 142 be suspended as would prevent the motion being debated without limitation of time and each senator speaking for the time allotted by standing orders.

         9  To move (contingent on the chair declaring that the time allotted for the consideration of a bill, or any stage of a bill, has expired)—That so much of standing order 142 be suspended as would prevent further consideration of the bill, or the stage of the bill, without limitation of time or for a specified period.

Matters of urgency

      10  Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Brandis): To move (contingent on the moving of a motion to debate a matter of urgency under standing order 75)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent a minister moving an amendment to the motion.

      11   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on the moving of a motion to debate a matter of urgency under standing order 75)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent a senator moving an amendment to the motion.

 

Order of business

      1 2   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on the Senate on any day concluding its consideration of any item of business and prior to the Senate proceeding to the consideration of another item of business)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the senator moving a motion relating to the order of business on the Notice Paper .

 

Senator Lambie

      13  To move (contingent on the President proceeding to the placing of business on any day)—That so much of standing orders be suspended as would prevent the senator moving a motion relating to the order of business on the Notice Paper .

Questions without notice

      14   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on a minister at question time on any day asking that further questions be placed on notice)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the senator moving a motion that, at question time on any day, questions may be put to ministers until 30 questions, including supplementary questions, have been asked and answered.

 



 

Statements

      15   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on any senator being refused leave to make a statement to the Senate)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent that senator making that statement.

 

Tabling of documents

      16   Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Wong)

Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Di Natale)

Senator Lambie

Senator Leyonhjelm

Senator Xenophon

To move (contingent on any senator being refused leave to table a document in the Senate)—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the senator moving that the document be tabled.

 

 

 

 

 

Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate

 

 

 

 

 

Printed by authority of the Senate



 

Ministerial Representation

Ministers

Representing

Senator the Honourable George Brandis QC

Attorney-General

               Vice-President of the Executive Council

              Leader of the Government in the Senate

 

Prime Minister

Minister for Foreign Affairs

Minister for Justice

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Counter-Terrorism

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Cyber Security

Senator the Honourable Fiona Nash

Minister for Regional Development

Minister for Local Government and Territories

Minister for Regional Communications

                          Deputy Leader of The Nationals

 

Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Minister for Urban Infrastructure

Minister for Health and Aged Care

Senator the Honourable Mathias Cormann

Minister for Finance

  Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate

 

Treasurer

Minister for Revenue and Financial Services

Minister for Small Business

Senator the Honourable Nigel Scullion

Minister for Indigenous Affairs

                 Leader of The Nationals in the Senate

 

 

Senator the Honourable Mitchell (Mitch) Fifield

Minister for Communications

Minister for the Arts

   Manager of Government Business in the Senate

 

Minister for Sport

Senator the Honourable Marise Payne

Minister for Defence

 

Minister for Defence Industry

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC

Minister for Defence Personnel

Senator the Honourable Michaelia Cash

Minister for Employment

Minister for Women

Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the

Public Service

 

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

 

Senator the Honourable Simon Birmingham

Minister for Education and Training

 

Minister for the Environment and Energy

Senator the Honourable Arthur Sinodinos AO

Cabinet Secretary

 

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science

Senator the Honourable Matt Canavan

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia

 

Deputy Prime Minister

Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources

Senator the Honourable Concetta Fierravanti-Wells

Minister for International Development and the Pacific

 

 

Senator the Honourable Scott Ryan

Special Minister of State

Minister Assisting the Cabinet Secretary

 

Minister for Social Services

Minister for Human Services

Assistant Ministers - designated as Parliamentary Secretaries under the Ministers of State Act 1952

Senator the Honourable Anne Ruston

Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources

 

Senator the Honourable James McGrath

Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister

 

Senator the Honourable Zed Seselja

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Multicultural Affairs