Selection of Bills Committee
Database Senate Hansard
Date 01-09-1994
Source Senate
Parl No. 37
Electorate QLD
Page 812
Party ALP
Speaker Senator BURNS
Context Committee
System Id chamber/hansards/1994-09-01/0083

COMMITTEES - Selection of Bills Committee - Report

Senator BURNS —by leave—At the request of Senator Jones, I present the 13th report of 1994 of the Selection of Bills Committee.

  Ordered that the report be adopted.

Senator BURNS —I seek leave to have the report incorporated in Hansard.

  Leave granted.

  The report read as follows

REPORT NO. 13 OF 1994

The Committee considered the list of bills and resolved:

(a)That the order relating to bills referred pursuant to report no. 12 (25 August 1994), be varied as follows:


Bill title Variation


Employment Services Bill 1994 and Employment Referral withdrawn, now

Services (Consequential Amendments) Bill 1994 deferred

Taxation Laws Amendment (Infrastructure Reporting date to be

Borrowings) Bill 1994 and Taxation Laws altered to 20 September 1994

Amendment Bill (No. 3) 1994

Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Reporting date to be altered

(Broadcasting and Tobacco Advertising to 11 May 1995

Legislation) Amendment Bill 1994


(b)That the following bills be referred to committees:


Bill title Stage at Standing Reporting

Bill title which referred Committee date


Aboriginal Councils immediately after Finance and Public 10 October 1994

and Associations conclusion of Administration

Legislation Amendment Minister's second

Bill 1994 reading speech

ATSIC Amendment immediately after Finance and Public 11 November 1994

(Indigenous Land conclusion of Administration

Corporation and Land Minister's second

Fund) Bill 1994 reading speech

Classification immediately after Select Committee on 10 October 1994

(Publications, Films conclusion of Community Standards

and Computer Games) Minister's second Relevant to the

Bill 1994 reading speech Supply of Services

Utilising Electronic


Law and Justice immediately after Legal and 10 October 1994

Legislation Amendment conclusion of Constitutional

Bill (No. 2) 1994 Minister's second Affairs

reading speech

(c) That the following bills not be referred to committees:

Aboriginal Education (Supplementary Assistance) Amendment Bill 1994

Coarse Grains Levy Amendment Bill 1994

Customs Tariff (Uranium Concentrate Export Duty) Act Repeal Bill 1994

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration of Providers and Financial Regulation) Amendment Bill 1994

Grain Legumes Levy Amendment Bill 1994

International Air Services Commission Amendment Bill 1994

Merit Protection (Australian Government Employees) Amendment Bill 1994

Parliamentary Approval of Treaties Bill 1994

Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry (Security of Australia) Bill 1994

Student Assistance (Budget Matters) Amendment Bill 1994

(d) That the following bills be deferred for consideration at the next meeting:

(deferred from meeting of 3 May 1994)

Evidence (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 1994

(deferred from meeting of 21 June 1994)

Vocational Education and Training Funding Amendment Bill 1994

(deferred from meeting of 29 June 1994)

National Residue Survey Administration (Meat Chickens) Amendment Bill 1994

Primary Industries and Energy Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 1994

Primary Industries Levies and Charges (Wine Grapes) Collection Amendment Bill 1994

Wine Grapes Levy Amendment Bill 1994

(deferred from meeting of 24 August 1994)

Auditor-General Bill 1994

Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Bill 1994

Family Law Reform Bill 1994

Financial Management and Accountability Bill 1994

Life Insurance Bill 1994

Life Insurance (Consequential Amendments and Repeals) Bill 1994

States Grants (Primary and Secondary Education Assistance) Amendment Bill (No. 2) 1994

(deferred from meeting of 31 August 1994)

Asian Development Bank (Additional Subscription) Bill 1994

The Committee recommends accordingly.