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Order of Business 12/11/2020



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Senate Order of Business

No. 73 : Thursday, 12 November 2020

At 9.30 am

1             Prayers and acknowledgement of country

2            Tabling of documents by Clerk

3            Committees —proposed meetings to be authorised

Select Committee on Administration of Sports Grants—today

Select Committee on the Multi-Jurisdictional Management and Execution of the Murray Darling Basin Plan—today

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights—today

4            Government business orders of the day

1      National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Strengthening Banning Orders) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

2      Services Australia Governance Amendment Bill 2020 —second reading debate

3      Native Title Amendment (Infrastructure and Public Facilities) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

4      Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill 2020

Recycling and Waste Reduction (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2020

Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (General) Bill 2020

Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (Customs) Bill 2020

Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (Excise) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

5      Defence Legislation Amendment (Enhancement of Defence Force Response to Emergencies) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

#     Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 (subject to introduction)

6      Transport Security Amendment (Serious Crime) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

At 11.45 am

5            Petitions

6            Notices of motion

Chair of the Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Delegated Legislation ( Senator Fierravanti-Wells ) to withdraw business of the Senate notice of motion no. 1 for 6 sitting days after today

7            Reference of bills

Chair of the Selection of Bills Committee ( Senator Dean Smith ) to present report no. 10 of 2020 for adoption

8            Placing of business

Manager of Government Business ( Senator Ruston ) to move motions relating to—

Government business to be considered at 12.45 pm

Order of general business for today

Postponements to be authorised

Committees—extensions of time to be authorised

9            Formal motions

Business of the Senate

1          Senator O’Neill —Disallowance of the Corporations Amendment (Litigation Funding) Regulations 2020

Government business

1          Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business ( Senator Cash )—Introduction of VET Student Payment Arrangements (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2020

General business

* notified to the President for discovery today

exempt from so66(5) and able to be moved today

855*    Senator Griff —Button batteries

856†   Senator McAllister —Introduction of Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Protecting Consumers from Predatory Leasing Practices) Bill 2020

857*    Senator Stoker —Birth of Bahá'u'lláh

858*   Senator Ciccone —Order for production of documents—Stranded Australians overseas

859*   Senator Thorpe and others —National language

860*   Senator Walsh —Jobs lost since COVID-19

861†    Leader of the Australian Greens in the Senate ( Senator Waters )—Variation of temporary order concerning formal motions

862*   Senators Watt and Sterle —Order for production of documents—Leppington triangle

10         Committee memberships

11          Messages

Bills for concurrence—

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Native Title Legislation Amendment Bill 2020

12         Business to be considered

Business of the Senate notice of motion

1          Senator O’Neill —Disallowance of the Corporations Amendment (Litigation Funding) Regulations 2020

Government business continued (see item 4)

At 12.45 pm

7      Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Omnibus) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

8      Fair Work Amendment (Improving Unpaid Parental Leave for Parents of Stillborn Babies and Other Measures) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

9      Broadcasting Services Amendment (Regional Commercial Radio and Other Measures) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

10    Education Legislation Amendment (Up-front Payments Tuition Protection) Bill 2020

Higher Education (Up-front Payments Tuition Protection Levy) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

11     Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Supporting the Wellbeing of Veterans and Their Families) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

12    Health Insurance Amendment (Administration) Bill 2020 —second reading debate

At 2 pm

13         Questions

14         Motions to take note of answers

15         Tabling and consideration of committee reports and government responses

Additional es tima tes information ( Government Whip )

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee—Additional information ( Government Whip )—

Clean Energy Finance Corporation Amendment (Grid Reliability Fund) Bill 2020

Radiocommunications Legislation Amendment (Reform and Modernisation) Bill 2020 and related bills [Provisions]

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Law Enforcement—Final report—Illicit tobacco ( Government Whip )

[Time limit per speaker: 10 minutes]

16         Consideration of documents listed on the Notice Paper , see page 9

[Time limit per speaker: 5 minutes]

17         Consideration of committee reports, government responses and Auditor-General’s reports listed on the Notice Paper , see page 13

[Time limit per speaker: 5 minutes]

[Total time limit for items 15, 16 and 17: 1 hour]

18         Ministerial statements

19         General business debate

Notice of motion no. 863— Senator Gallagher —JobKeeper

20        Adjournment proposed —5.30 pm

21         Adjournment —not later than 6 pm

 

 

Richard Pye

Clerk of the Senate