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GOVERNMENT BUSINESS

Notices

      *1    Mr Frydenberg : To present a Bill for an Act to amend the Corporations Act 2001 in relation to grandfathered conflicted remuneration, and for related purposes. ( Treasury Laws Amendment (Ending Grandfathered Conflicted Remuneration) Bill 2019 )

      *2    Mr D. J. Chester : To present a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to veterans’ affairs, and for related purposes. ( Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Partner Service Pension and Other Measures) Bill 2019 )

     *3    Mr Porter : To move—That:

(1)         a Joint Select Committee on Road Safety be appointed to inquire into and report on steps that can be taken to reduce Australia’s road accident rates, trauma and deaths on our roads;

(2)         the committee present an interim report on or before 30 March 2020 and its final report on or before 31 July 2020;

(3)         the committee consist of nine members, four Members of the House of Representatives to be nominated by the Government Whip or Whips, two Members of the House of Representatives to be nominated by the Opposition Whip or Whips or by any minority group or independent Member, and one Senator to be nominated by the Leader of the Government in the Senate, one Senator to be nominated by the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate, and one Senator to be nominated by any minority group or independent Senator;

(4)         participating members may:

(a)         be appointed to the committee on the nomination of the Government Whip in the House of Representatives, the Opposition Whip in the House of Representatives, the Leader of the Government in the Senate, the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate or any minority party or independent senator or member of the House of Representatives; and

(b)         participate in hearings of evidence and deliberations of the committee, and have all the rights of members of the committee, but may not vote on any question before the committee;

(5)         every nomination of a member of the committee be notified in writing to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives;

(6)         the members of the committee hold office as a joint select committee until presentation of the committee’s final report or until the House of Representatives is dissolved or expires by effluxion of time, whichever is the earlier;

(7)         the committee may proceed to the dispatch of business notwithstanding that not all members have been duly nominated and appointed and notwithstanding any vacancy;

(8)         the committee elect:

(a)         a Government member as its chair; and

(b)         a non-Government member as its deputy chair who shall act as chair of the committee at any time when the chair is not present at a meeting of the committee;

(9)         at any time when the chair and deputy chair are not present at a meeting of the committee, the members present shall elect another member to act as chair at that meeting;

(10)     in the event of an equally divided vote, the chair, or the deputy chair when acting as chair, have a casting vote;

(11)     three members of the committee constitute a quorum of the committee provided that in a deliberative meeting the quorum shall include one Government member of either House and one non-Government member of either House;

(12)     the committee:

(a)         have power to appoint subcommittees consisting of three or more of its members, and to refer to any subcommittee any matter which the committee is empowered to examine; and

(b)         appoint the chair of each subcommittee who shall have a casting vote only;

(13)     each subcommittee shall have at least one Government member of either House and one non-Government member of either House;

(14)     at any time when the chair of a subcommittee is not present at a meeting of the subcommittee, the members of the subcommittee present shall elect another member of that subcommittee to act as chair at that meeting;

(15)     two members of a subcommittee constitute the quorum of that subcommittee, provided that in a deliberative meeting the quorum shall include one Government member of either House and one non-Government member of either House;

(16)     members of the committee who are not members of a subcommittee may participate in the proceedings of that subcommittee but shall not vote, move any motion or be counted for the purpose of a quorum;

(17)     the committee or any subcommittee have power to:

(a)         call for witnesses to attend and for documents to be produced;

(b)         conduct proceedings at any place it sees fit;

(c)         sit in public or in private;

(d)         report from time to time; and

(e)         adjourn from time to time and to sit during any adjournment of the House of Representatives and the Senate;

(18)     the committee or any subcommittee have power to consider and make use of the evidence and records of any former committee on related matters;

(19)     the provisions of this resolution, so far as they are inconsistent with the standing orders, have effect notwithstanding anything contained in the standing orders; and

(20)     a message be sent to the Senate acquainting it of this resolution and requesting that it concur and take action accordingly.

Orders of the day

         1    Treasury Laws Amendment (2019 Tax Integrity and Other Measures No. 1) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Treasurer ): Second reading ( from  31 July 2019 ).

         2    Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) Bill 2019 ( Attorney-General ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

         3    Water Amendment (Indigenous Authority Member) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Water Resources, Drought, Rural Finance, Natural Disaster and Emergency Management ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

         4    address in reply to the governor-general’s speech : Resumption of debate ( from 31 July 2019 —Mr Sukkar ) on the proposed Address in Reply.

         5    Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Amendment (Single Treatment Pathway) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Veterans and Defence Personnel ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

         6    Road Vehicle Standards Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading ( from  23 July 2019 )

         7    Criminal Code Amendment (Agricultural Protection) Bill 2019 ( Attorney-General ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

         8    Civil Aviation Amendment Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading ( from  24 July 2019 ).

         9    National Rental Affordability Scheme Amendment Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading ( from  24 July 2019 ).

      10    National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Worker Screening Database) Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading ( from  23 July 2019 )

      11    National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Health ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

      12    Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 2) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Treasurer ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

      13    Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Superannuation Measures No. 1) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Treasurer ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  24 July 2019 —Mr Giles ).

      14    Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Treasurer ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

      15    Treasury Laws Amendment (Putting Members’ Interests First) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Treasurer ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

      16    Migration Amendment (Strengthening the Character Test) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

      17    Combatting Child Sexual Exploitation Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 ( Minister for Home Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  24 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

      18    Australian Veterans’ Recognition (Putting Veterans and Their Families First) Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  30 July 2019 ).

      19    Crimes Legislation Amendment (Police Powers at Airports) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Home Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

      20    National Sports Tribunal Bill 2019 ( Minister for Education ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  24 July 2019 —Mr Giles ).

      21    National Sports Tribunal (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Education ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  24 July 2019 —Mr Giles ).

      22    Aged Care Amendment (Movement of Provisionally Allocated Places) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Education ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  24 July 2019 —Mr Giles ).

      23    Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  25 July 2019 —Mr Perrett ).

      24    Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment Bill 2019 ( Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  25 July 2019 —Mr Perrett ).

      25    Social Services Legislation Amendment (Overseas Welfare Recipients Integrity Program) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  25 July 2019 —Mr Perrett ).

      26    Migration Amendment (Streamlining Visa Processing) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

      27    Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Home Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

      28    Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) Bill 2019 ( Assistant Minister for Customs, Community Safety and Multicultural Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Mr Thistlethwaite ).

      29    Higher Education Support (Charges) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Education ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms M. M. H. King ).

      30    Higher Education Support Amendment (Cost Recovery) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Education ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  4 July 2019 —Ms Rowland ).

    *31    Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Rural and Regional Measures) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

    *32    Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Extend Family Assistance to ABSTUDY Secondary School Boarding Students Aged 16 and Over) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

    *33    New Skilled Regional Visas (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2019 ( Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

    *34    Australian Passports Amendment (Identity-matching Services) Bill 2019 ( Minister for International Development and the Pacific ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

    *35    Identity-matching Services Bill 2019 ( Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 —Ms C. F. King ).

    *36    Health Insurance Amendment (Bonded Medical Programs Reform) Bill 2019 ( from Senate ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  31 July 2019 ).

      37    Message from Senate: Resumption of debate ( from  29 July 2019 —Mr Robert, in continuation ) on the motion of Mr Porter —That the consideration of the message be made an order of the day for the next sitting— And on the amendment moved thereto by Mr Bandt, viz— That all the words after “That” be omitted with a view of substituting the following words: “the message be considered immediately”.

      38    Agriculture Legislation Repeal Bill 2019 ( Prime Minister ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  2 July 2019 ).

Notices —continued

       4    Mr Porter : To move—That standing order 1 be amended to read as follows:

1 Maximum speaking times

The maximum time limits that apply to debates, speeches and statements are as follows provided that any time taken by interruptions for the purposes of calling and forming a quorum shall not count towards the maximum speaking time allowed to the Member speaking at the time.

       5    Mr Porter : To move—That standing order 47 be amended to read as follows:

47 Motions for suspension of orders

(a)         A Minister may move, with or without notice, the suspension of any standing or other order of the House.

(b)         If a suspension motion is moved on notice, it shall appear on the Notice Paper and may be carried by a majority of votes.

(c)         If a suspension motion is moved without notice it:

                                           (i)       must be relevant to any business under discussion and seconded; and

                                         (ii)       can be carried only by an absolute majority of Members.

(d)         Any suspension of orders shall be limited to the particular purpose of the suspension.

Contingent notices of motion

Contingent on the motion for the second reading of any bill being moved: Minister to move—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the resumption of debate on the motion that the bill be read a second time being made an order of the day for a later hour.

Contingent on any report relating to a bill being received from the Federation Chamber: Minister to move—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the remaining stages being passed without delay.

Contingent on any bill being agreed to at the conclusion of the consideration in detail stage: Minister to move—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the motion for the third reading being moved without delay.

Contingent on any message being received from the Senate transmitting any bill for concurrence: Minister to move—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the bill being passed through all its stages without delay.

Contingent on the second reading of a bill being agreed to and the Speaker having announced any message from the Governor General under standing order 147 : Minister to move—That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent the motion for the third reading being moved without delay.