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Notice given 6 February 2003

348  Senator Stott Despoja: To move—That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

(i) three nurses have recently been retrenched from the Flinders University health and counselling services,

(ii) this will result in the closure of the drop-in service that Flinders University health and counselling services currently provide, as well as the loss of other services associated with the health and counselling services, and

(iii) health services are essential to university students, and must be adequately funded; and

(b) urges the Government to target its higher education funding more specifically to ensure that funding to student services is increased.

349  Senator Brown: To move—That the Senate—

(a) condemns the judicial killing of Buddhist monk Lobsang Dhondup in Tibet in January 2003; and

(b) calls on the Minister for Foreign Affairs to seek an explanation for his death from the People’s Republic of China.