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MILITARY JUSTICE (INTERIM MEASURES) BILL (NO. 1) 2009E MILITARY JUSTICE (INTERIM MEASURES) BILL (NO. 2) 2009

The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy (Senator Conroy), at the request of the Minister for Defence (Senator Faulkner) and pursuant to notice, moved government business notices of motion nos 1 and 2—That the following bills be introduced:

 A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to military justice, and for related purposes.

 A Bill for an Act relating to military justice, and for related purposes.

Question put and passed.

Senator Conroy presented the bills and moved—That these bills may proceed without formalities, may be taken together and be now read a first time.

Question put and passed.

Bills read a first time.

Senator Conroy moved—That these bills be now read a second time.

Explanatory memoranda: Senator Conroy tabled explanatory memoranda [2] relating to the bills.

Consideration of legislation: Pursuant to order, the debate was adjourned and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the first day in the next period of sittings.


Senator Conroy, at the request of the Special Minister of State (Senator Ludwig) and pursuant to notice, moved government business notice of motion no. 3—That the provisions of paragraphs (5) to (8) of standing order 111 not apply to the following bills, allowing them to be considered during this period of sittings:

 Military Justice (Interim Measures) Bill (No. 1) 2009

 Military Justice (Interim Measures) Bill (No. 2) 2009.

Question put and passed.