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2           Vacancy in the representation of New South Wales—Choice of Jim Molan

The President informed the Senate that he had received, through the Governor-General, from the Governor of New South Wales, the certificate of the choice by the Parliament of New South Wales of Andrew James (Jim) Molan to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Senator the Honourable Arthur Sinodinos AO.

The President tabled the certificate as follows:

Government House

Sydney

Friday, 15 November 2019

 

His Excellency General (Retd) the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC

Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia

Government House

YARRALUMLA  ACT  2600

 

Your Excellency,

 

I have the honour to inform Your Excellency that, at a Joint Sitting of the two Houses of the Parliament of New South Wales held 14 November 2019, in accordance with the provisions of Section 15 of the  Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act,  Major General (Retd) Andrew James (Jim) Molan AO DSC was duly chosen as the person to hold the place in the Senate rendered vacant by the resignation of Senator the Honourable Arthur Sinodinos AO.

 

The Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC

Governor of New South Wales

 

Senator sworn : Senator Molan, pursuant to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Australia, then made and subscribed the oath of allegiance at the table.