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DIRECTIONS IN RELATION TO COERCIVE POWERS—DISALLOWANCE

Senator Fisher, at the request of Senator Abetz and pursuant to notice, moved business of the Senate notice of motion no. 4—That the Ministerial directions in relation to coercive powers, made on 17 June 2009 under section 11 of the Building and Construction Industry Improvement Act 2005, be disallowed.

Debate ensued.

Question put.

The Senate divided—

AYES, 34

Senators—

Abetz

Adams

Back

Bernardi

Birmingham

Boswell

Boyce

Bushby

Cash

Colbeck

Coonan

Cormann

Eggleston

Ferguson

Fielding

Fierravanti-Wells

Fifield

Fisher

Heffernan

Johnston

Joyce

Kroger

Macdonald

Mason

Minchin

Nash

Parry

Payne

Ronaldson

Scullion

Troeth

Trood

Williams (Teller)

Xenophon

NOES, 32

Senators—

Arbib

Bilyk

Bishop

Brown, Bob

Brown, Carol

Cameron

Collins

Conroy

Crossin

Farrell

Faulkner

Feeney

Forshaw

Furner

Hanson-Young

Hogg

Hurley

Hutchins

Ludlam

Ludwig

Marshall

McEwen (Teller)

McLucas

Milne

Moore

O'Brien

Polley

Pratt

Sherry

Siewert

Sterle

Wortley

Question agreed to.