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DEFENCE—PEOPLE SUBJECTED TO SEXUAL OR OTHER FORMS OF ABUSE—MINISTERIAL STATEMENT—DOCUMENT

The Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations (Senator Collins) tabled the following document:

 Defence—Apology to people subjected to sexual or other forms of abuse in Defence—Ministerial statement by the Minister for Defence (Mr Smith), dated 26 November 2012.

Senator Brandis, by leave, moved—That the Senate take note of the document.

Debate ensued.

Pursuant to order, debate was interrupted while the Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Milne) was speaking.