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The Senate

This document is issued as a guide to senators.

The business listed is subject to change.

ORDER OF BUSINESS

 

Proceedings to be broadcast

2013-14/35

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

AT 12.30 pm

 

  1. Prayers and acknowledgement of country

  1. Government documents to be presented - pursuant to order

(Consideration at item 15)

  1. Government business orders of the day

1- Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Cost Recovery) Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

2- Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency Repeal Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

3- Asset Recycling Fund Bill 2014

Asset Recycling Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

4- Land Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

5- Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Removing Re-approval and Re-registration) Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

6- Textile, Clothing and Footwear Investment and Innovation Programs Amendment Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate

7- Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Bill 2013

Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013 - Resumption of second reading debate

Trade Support Loans Bill 2014

Trade Support Loans (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014 - Resumption of second reading debate (subject to introduction)

[The Notice Paper includes a full list of Government Business]

 

At 2 pm

  1. Questions

  1. Motions to take note of answers

[Time limit: 30 minutes]

  1. Notices of motion

  1. Placing of business

Government Whip (Senator Kroger), by leave, to move a motion for leave of absence for Senator Heffernan

Postponement notifications

  1. Discovery of formal business 1

Business of the Senate notice of motion

1 - Senator Di Natale - Reference to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee (rights of the terminally ill)

General business notices of motion

191 - Senator Urquhart - International Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian People (notice of motion altered on 27 March 2014, pursuant to standing order 77)

271 - Senator Di Natale - Establishment of the Select Committee into the Abbott Government’s Budget Cuts (notice of motion altered on 17 and 23 June 2014, pursuant to standing order 77)

287 - Chair of the Select Committee on School Funding (Senator Collins) - Extension of time to report

288 - Chair of the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (Senator Williams) - Extension of time to report (National Broadband Network Companies Amendment (Tasmania) Bill 2014)

289 - Chair of the Procedure Committee (Senator Parry) - Amendment to standing order 72 - Questions without notice

290 - Chair of the Procedure Committee (Senator Parry) - Temporary order - Consideration of private senators’ bills

291 - Senator Siewert - Introduction of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (A Stronger Land Account) Bill 2014

292 - Senator Ludlam - Nuclear disarmament

  1. Ministerial statements

  1. Tabling of documents

By President

Report of the Australian parliamentary delegation to the Republic of Cyprus and the Russian Federation, from 6 July to 18 July 2013

Reports by the President of the official visits to:

Republic of the Union of Myanmar - 27 April to 1 May 2013

Federal Republic of Brazil - 2 June to 7 June 2013

Estonia - 2 October to 5 October 2013

Italy, Austria and Germany - 25 April to 8 May 2014

Reports of the Auditor-General:

Report no. 49 of 2013-14 - Performance audit - Management of physical security: Australian Crime Commission; Geoscience Australia; Royal Australian Mint

Report no. 50 of 2013-14 - Performance audit - Cyber attacks: Securing agencies’ ICT systems: Across agencies

By ministers

By senators tabling reports from committees

Government Whip (Senator Kroger), on behalf of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works, to present report no. 4 of 2014 - Referrals made March 2014

Government Whip (Senator Kroger), on behalf of the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties, to present 140th report - Treaty tabled on 13 May 2014

Government Whip (Senator Kroger), on behalf of the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee, to present additional information received by the committee relating to its inquiry into the provisions of the Asset Recycling Fund Bill 2014 and a related bill

Chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights (Senator Smith) to present the 8th report of the 44th Parliament

Delegation report , by leave

Senator Stephens to present the report of the Australian parliamentary delegation to Vanuatu and New Zealand by the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee, from 30 April to 9 May 2014

By Clerk (delegated legislation)

[Time limit per speaker: 10 minutes  

Time limit per motion: 30 minutes 

Total time limit for all motions (items 9 and 10): 60 minutes]

  1. Committee membership, by leave 

  1. Messages from the House of Representatives

informing the Senate that House has agreed to the amendment made by the Senate to the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Measures) Bill 2014

transmitting the following bills for concurrence:

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2014-2015

Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2014-2015

Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 2014-2015

Appropriation Bill (No. 5) 2013-2014

Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 2013-2014

[to be listed on the Notice Paper as packages;  

these bills are not subject to the bills cut-off order]

Health Insurance Amendment (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Bill 2014

Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Bill 2014

[to be listed on the Notice Paper as separate orders of the day;  

these bills are not subject to the bills cut-off order]

  1. Order of business - It is proposed to consider business in the following order -

Business of the Senate notice of motion

1 - Senator Di Natale - Reference to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee (rights of the terminally ill)

Business of the Senate order of the day

1-Legislation committees - Reports - 2014-15 Budget estimates

Government business continued (see item 3)

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At 4.30 pm

  1. Valedictory statements - Senators Tillem, Thorp, Pratt and Stephens

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[If valedictory statements conclude before the time for  

the adjournment is proposed the Senate shall return to its routine of business]

At 6.50 pm

  1. Consideration of government documents

Documents tabled today, as listed below

[Time limit: 30 minutes]

  1. Adjournment proposed - 7.20 pm, or when consideration of government documents concludes, whichever is earlier

  1. Adjournment

 

 

Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate

 

Temporary chairs of committees on roster - Senators Gallacher, Bernardi and Sterle

 

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SENATE

PROPOSED PRESENTATION OF DOCUMENTS

TUESDAY 24 JUNE 2014

#1  DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Medical Training Review Panel - Seventeenth Report - Section 3 of the Health Insurance Act 1973

(26 May 2014 / 26 May 2014

*2  DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Productivity Commission - Inquiry Report No.69 - Tasmanian Shipping and Freight - Section 12 of the Productivity Commission Act 1998

(31 March 2014 / 31 March 2014)

List prepared by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.

#  Document tabled in the House of Representatives on Monday, 23 June 2014

*  Not available prior to tabling

Note:  As recommended by the Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration, any dates listed in brackets at the end of certain reports indicate the date on which the report was submitted to the minister and the date the report was received by the minister, respectively.



1   If a notice of motion is declared formal it will be put and determined without amendment or debate. Any senator may object to a notice of motion being declared formal, in which case it will be listed for debate at a subsequent time