Title SJ No 11 - 12 December 2013
Database Senate Journals
Date 12-12-2013
Source Senate
Parl No. 44
Number 11
Page 0
System Id chamber/journals/20131212_SJ011/0000


SJ No 11 - 12 December 2013


2013

THE PARLIAMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

JOURNALS OF THE SENATE

No. 11

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Contents

  

 1   Meeting of Senate   360

 2   Migration Amendment (Visa Maximum Numbers Determinations) Bill 2013   360

 3   Petition   360

 4   Notices   360

 5   Selection of Bills—Standing Committee—Report No. 11 of 2013   361

 6   Order of Business—Rearrangement   362

 7   National Disability Insurance Scheme—Joint Standing Committee—Leave to Meet During Sitting   363

 8   Leave of Absence   363

 9   Postponement   363

 10   Education and Employment References Committee—Reference   363

 11   Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee—References   364

 12   Economics References Committee—Reference   365

 13   Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2013   367

 14   Defence Legislation Amendment (Woomera Prohibited Area) Bill 2013   367

 15   Criminal Code Amendment (Misrepresentation of Age to a Minor) Bill 2013   368

 16   Taxation—Goods and Services Tax—Mobile Home Parks   368

 17   Transport—WestConnex Motorway Project—Order for Production of Documents   369

 18   Indigenous Australians—Closing the Gap Report—Parliamentary Consideration   369

 19   Health—Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme—Impact of Treaties   370

 20   School Funding—Select Committee—Appointment   370

 21   Transport—Qantas   372

 22   Education and Employment References Committee—Reference   372

 23   Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee—Reference   372

 24   Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee—Reference   373


 25   Education and Employment Legislation Committee—Unanswered Estimates Questions   373

 26   Primary Industries—Live Animal Exports   374

 27   Gambling Reform—Joint Select Committee—Proposed Appointment   375

 28   Committees—Additional Information—Estimates   376

 29   Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee—Report—Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Above the Line Voting) Bill 2013   378

 30   Senators' Interests—Standing Committee—Document   378

 31   Publications—Standing Committee—1st Report   378

 32   Community Affairs Legislation Committee—Report—Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013   384

 33   Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2013   385

 34   Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2013   385

 35   Australian Civilian Corps Amendment Bill 2013   385

 36   Import Processing Charges Amendment Bill 2013   385

 37   Grape and Wine Legislation Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Bill 2013
Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Bill 2013
Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Bill 2013   386

 38   Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Cash Bidding) Bill 2013
Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment Bill 2013   386

 39   Rural Research and Development Legislation Amendment Bill 2013
Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Amendment Bill 2013
Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Amendment Bill 2013   386

 40   Customs Amendment (Anti-Dumping Commission Transfer) Bill 2013   387

 41   Order of Business—Rearrangement   387

 42   Australian Civilian Corps Amendment Bill 2013   387

 43   Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013   387

 44   Hours of Meeting and Routine of Business—Variation—Proposed Suspension of Standing Orders   387

 45   Questions   388

 46   Motion to Take Note of Answers   388

 47   Immigration—Asylum Seekers—Undetected Boat Arrival—Order for Production of Documents   388

 48   Auditor-General—Audit Report No. 11 of 2013-14—Document   389

 49   Department of the Senate—Register of Senior Executive Officers' Interests—Document   389

 50   Parliamentary Committee Reports—President's Report—Government Responses Outstanding   389

 51   Governor-General's Message—Assent to Law   389

 52   Department of Defence—Special Purpose Flights—Document   389

 53   Attorney-General's Department—Independent National Security Legislation Monitor—Document   389


 54   Department of Social Services—Social Security Appeals Tribunal—Document   389

 55   Health—Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme—Impact of Treaties—Document   390

 56   Privileges—Standing Committee—155th Report   390

 57   Procedure—Standing Committee—Second Report of 2013   390

 58   Documents   390

 59   Trade—Free Trade Agreements—Order for Production of Documents   391

 60   Committee Membership   391

 61   Aged Care Act—Disallowances   392

 62   Administration—Abbott Government   393

 63   Government Documents—Orders of the Day—Consideration   393

 64   Committee Reports and Government Responses—Orders of the Day—Consideration   397

 65   Auditor-General's Reports—Orders of the Day—Consideration   398

 66   Committee Membership   398

 67   Next Meeting of Senate   398

 68   Leave of Absence   398

 69   End of 2013 Sittings—Statement by President   399

 70   Adjournment   399

 71   Attendance   399


Rosemary Laing

Clerk of the Senate