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BUSINESS ACCORDED PRIORITY FOR THIS SITTING

10.10 AM TO 12 NOON

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ BUSINESS

Notices

         1    Mr Wilkie : To present a Bill for an Act to amend the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009 , and for related purposes. ( National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Small Amount Credit Contract and Consumer Lease Reforms) Bill 2020 )

              ( Notice given 10 November 2020. Time allowed—10 minutes. )

         2    Mr Hill : To present a Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958 , and for related purposes. ( Migration Amendment (Common Sense Partner Visa) Bill 2020 )

              ( Notice given 10 November 2020. Time allowed—10 minutes. )

    †3    Mr T. R. Wilson : To move—That this House:

(1)         notes that:

(a)         Tuesday, 1 December 2020 is World AIDS Day, an annual day to acknowledge those we have lost to AIDS related conditions and those who are living with HIV;

(b)         the theme for World AIDS Day 2020 is ‘Now More Than Ever’;

(c)         the stigma associated with HIV acts as a barrier to treatment and prevention;

(d)         action is needed to address rising HIV transmission among First Nations, trans and gender diverse people, and other emerging high-risk population groups;

(e)         gay and bisexual men continue to bear the burden of Australia’s HIV epidemic and ongoing health education and awareness among this population group is needed; and

(f)          further bipartisan political action and leadership is required to meet our national target of ending HIV transmission in Australia; and

(2)         recognises and acknowledges the:

(a)         journey that people have made through their diagnosis, treatment and experiences of living with HIV;

(b)         tremendous efforts of peer educators, healthcare professionals, researchers and scientists in developing treatment and prevention regimes that have improved the lives of people living with HIV and prevented a generalised epidemic in Australia;

(c)         success of a bipartisan approach in Australia’s health response; and

(d)         tireless community advocates, civil society organisations and support groups that actively tackle stigma associated with HIV.

              ( Notice given 10 November 2020. Time allowed—45 minutes. )

    †4    Mr Shorten : To move—That this House:

(1)         acknowledges that during the earliest onset of the coronavirus pandemic, many Australian families found themselves unexpectedly in need of government support; and

(2)         pays its deepest gratitude and thanks to all the women and men of Services Australia for their efforts in supporting their fellow Australians during this time of crisis.

              ( Notice given 13 May 2020. Time allowed—35 minutes. )

Order of the day

      †1    Family Law Amendment (A Step Towards a Safer Family Law System) Bill 2020 ( Mr Perrett ): Second reading—Resumption of debate ( from  26 October 2020 ).

              ( Time allowed—remaining private Members’ business time prior to 12 noon. )