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Monday, 22 November 1993
Page: 3367


Senator WATSON (8.26 p.m.) —I move:

At the end of the motion, add:

"and that the following matter be referred to the Select Committee on Superannuation for inquiry and report on or before the first sitting day in October 1995;

  (a)the operation of the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal in the first 12 months of its work;

  (b)whether the tribunal is adequately meeting the needs of superannuation fund members; and

  (c)whether an independent superannuation consumer advice service should be established and supported by grants from Consolidated Revenue".

The amendment that I have moved on behalf of the Liberal-National coalition, which has been circulated to honourable senators, provides that this matter be referred to the Senate Select Committee on Superannuation for inquiry and report before the first sitting day in October 1995. I seek honourable senators' support for the amendment.

  Amendment agreed to.

  Motion, as amended, agreed to.

  Report adopted.