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Senate Order of Business No. 114, Thursday



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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)

2013-15/114

THURSDAY, 10 SEPTEMBER 2015

AT 9.30 am

 

  1. Prayers and acknowledgement of country

  1. Tabling of documents by Clerk

  1. Committees - proposals to meet received prior to printing:

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee to meet during the sitting of the Senate today

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security to meet during the sitting of the Senate today

  1. General business - order of the day relating to private senators’ bills

66 - Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Consumer Lease Exclusion) Bill 2015

- Resumption of second reading debate

[Time limit: 2 hours and 20 minutes]

  1. Notices of motion

  1. Selection of Bills Committee

Chair of the Selection of Bills Committee (Senator Bushby) to present report no. 11 of 2015 and move for its adoption

  1. Placing of business

Manager of Government Business (Senator Fifield) to move a motion relating to the government business to be considered at 12.45 pm

Manager of Government Business (Senator Fifield) to move a motion relating to the order of general business for today

Manager of Government Business (Senator Fifield) to move a motion relating to private senators’ bills for consideration on Thursday, 17 September 2015

Postponement notifications 

 

Committees - extensions of time to report received prior to printing:

Education and Employment References Committee - students with disability and the schools system - extended from 3 November to 3 December 2015

  1. Discovery of formal business 1

General business notices of motion

845 - Senators Rhiannon and Madigan - Steel industry

846 - Senator Waters - Climate Change Authority

847 - Senator Waters - Pacific Island neighbours

848 - Senator McLucas - Mental health

849 - Senator O’Sullivan - Temporary work visas

850 - Senator Siewert - Australian forces in Syria - parliamentary approval

851 - Senator Siewert - Nindji Nindji Aboriginal arts and music festival

852 - Senator Back - Qantas

853 - Senator Lazarus - Mental health

854 - Senator Muir - Vehicles - stolen and exported (notice of motion altered on 9 September 2015, pursuant to standing order 77)

  1. Committee membership , by leave

  1. Messages from the House of Representatives

notifying the appointment of a member to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade

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

Government business order of the day

1 - Water Amendment Bill 2015

- Resumption of second reading debate and the amendment moved by Senator Rhiannon

 

Not later than 12.45 pm

It is proposed to consider the following government business order of the day -

2 - Aged Care Amendment (Independent Complaints Arrangements) Bill 2015

- Resumption of second reading debate

At 2 pm

  1. Questions

  1. Motions to take note of answers

[Time limit: 30 minutes]

  1. Tabling and consideration of committee reports and government responses - pursuant to standing order 62(4)

Government Whip (Senator Bushby) to present additional estimates information

Chair of the Standing Committee on Regulation and Ordinances (Senator Williams) to present delegated legislation monitor no. 10 of 2015

[Time limit per speaker: 10 minutes

Total time limit for all motions: 60 minutes]

  1. Ministerial statements

Minister to table a statement relating to the global outlook and the Australian economy (made in the House of Representatives on 9 September 2015)

Not later than 4.30 pm

  1. General business notice of motion

850 - Senator Siewert - Australian forces in Syria - parliamentary approval

Not later than 6 pm

  1. General business - consideration of documents (refer to today s printed Notice Paper , page 9)

[Time limit: 1 hour  

Total time limit for items 

16 and 17: 2 hours 30 minutes]

Not later than 7 pm

  1. Consideration of committee reports, government responses and Auditor-General’s reports (refer to today s Notice Paper , page 9 )

[Time limit: 1 hour]

  1. Adjournment proposed - 8 pm, or when consideration of committee reports, government responses and Auditor-General s reports concludes, whichever is earlier

  1. Adjournment - not later than 8.40 pm

 

 

Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate

 

Temporary chairs of committees on roster - Senators Sterle, Back, Smith, Gallacher,

Whish-Wilson, Seselja, Williams and Lines

 

 

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The Senate Daily Summary provides a convenient summary of the previous day’s proceedings, with links to official Senate records.

 

The Notice Paper contains a full record of all Business of the Senate as well as all committee business, questions and notices.

 

Lists of committees authorised to meet during the sittings of the Senate

 

Television channel 104 of the House Monitoring System provides captions of current proceedings in the Senate chamber.

 

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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