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41    Documents—Orders of the day—Consideration

The following orders of the day relating to documents were considered:

President’s report to the Senate on the status of government responses to parliamentary committee reports as at 30 June 2019. Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Universal Service Obligation—Order of 3 April 2019—Letter to the President of the Senate from the Minister for Communications and the Arts (Senator Fifield) responding to the order and raising public interest immunity claims. Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Australian Law Reform Commission—Report no. 135—Family law for the future: An inquiry into the family law system—Final and summary reports. Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Clean Energy Regulator—2018 Annual Statement to the Parliament on the progress towards the 2020 Large-scale Renewable Energy Target. Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Office of the National Wind Farm Commissioner—Report for 2018. Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Closing the Gap—Resolution of 2 April 2019—Letter to the President of the Senate from the Premier of South Australia (Mr Marshall). Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Crocodile management—Resolution of 12 February 2019—Letter to the President of the Senate from the Queensland Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef (Ms Enoch). Motion to take note of document moved by Senator Urquhart. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

National Rural Health Commissioner—Report for 2018. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Surveillance Devices Act 2004 —Report for 2017-18 on the operation of the Act. Motion of Senator McKim to take note of document agreed to.

Clean Energy Regulator—Renewable Energy Target administrative report for 2018. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Department of Home Affairs—Paladin contracts—Order of 4 July 2019—Letter to the President of the Senate from the Minister for Defence (Senator Reynolds) responding to the order; and letter to the President of the Senate from the Minister for Home Affairs (Mr Dutton), and attachment. Motion of Senator Ciccone to take note of document agreed to.

Australian Building and Construction Commission—Performance of the functions and the exercise of powers of the Australian Building and Construction Commissioner—Quarterly report for the period 1 January to 31 March 2019. Motion of Senator Ciccone to take note of document debated. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Procedure—Standing Committee—Reference—Copy of letter from the President of the Senate to the Chair of the Procedure Committee (Senator Lines), and attachments. Motion of Senator O’Neill to take note of documents agreed to.

Sydney Airport Demand Management Act 1997 —Quarterly report on the maximum movement limit for Sydney Airport for the period 1 January to 31 March 2019. Motion of Senator O’Neill to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Migration Act 1958 —Section 486O—Assessment of detention arrangements—Commonwealth Ombudsman’s reports 4 to 6 for 2019. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document agreed to.

Migration Act 1958 —Section 486O—Assessment of detention arrangements—Government responses to Commonwealth Ombudsman’s reports 4 to 6 for 2019. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document agreed to.

Treaty— Bilateral —Agreement between Australia and the Oriental Republic of Uruguay on the Promotion and Protection of Investments (Canberra, 5 April 2019)—Text, together with national interest analysis and annexures. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Treaty— Multilateral —United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration (New York, 10 December 2014)—Text, together with national interest analysis and attachments. Motion of Senator Urquhart to take note of document called on. Debate adjourned till Thursday at general business.

Orders of the day nos 1, 2, 4, 5, 10 to 13, 16 to 24 relating to documents were called on but no motion was moved.