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Business for Future Consideration

On 14 May 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Environment, Communications and the Arts—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on reporting of sports news and the emergence of digital media.

Climate Policy—Select Committee

Report to be presented.

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the import risk analysis for the importation of Cavendish bananas from the Philippines.

 

On 15 May 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

*1  Community Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on compliance audits on Medicare benefits.

On 30 May 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on economic and security challenges facing Papua New Guinea and the island states of the southwest Pacific.

Men’s Health—Select Committee

Report to be presented.

On 15 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Finance and Public Administration—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the Plebiscite for an Australian Republic Bill 2008. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Regional and Remote Indigenous Communities—Select Committee

Second report to be presented.

General Business—Order of the Day

77  Plebiscite for an Australian Republic Bill 2008—( Senate bill )— ( Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Bob Brown )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Bob Brown, in continuation, 11 November 2008 ).

On 17 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Economics—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on foreign investment in Australia.

On 18 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on public passenger transport in Australia.

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the oversight of the child care industry.

 

 *3  Community Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the national registration and accreditation scheme for doctors and other health workers.

On 22 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

National Broadband Network—Select Committee

Final report to be presented.

On 23 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Standing Committees

Reports to be presented on the 2009-10 Budget estimates.

Ten sitting days after today (25 June 2009)

Business of the Senate—Notices of Motion

Notice given 16 March 2009

Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That Instrument number CASA 627/08, made under regulation 208 of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988, be disallowed. [F2008L04468]

Eleven sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That the Other Grants Guidelines (Research) 2008, made under section 238-10 of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 , be disallowed. [F2008L04398]

Eleven sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

Notice of intention to withdraw at the giving of notices on 12 May 2009 ( Notice given 19 March 2009 )

On 25 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Environment, Communications and the Arts—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on forestry and mining operations on the Tiwi Islands.

Community Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the implementation of recommendations of committee reports on child migration and Australians who experienced institutional or out-of-home care as children.

 

On 30 June 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the establishment of an Australian Football League team for Tasmania.

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport—Standing Committee

Final report to be presented on meat marketing.

Agricultural and Related Industries—Select Committee

Final report to be presented on the pricing and supply arrangements in the Australian and global fertiliser market.

Thirteen sitting days after today (13 August 2009)

Business of the Senate—Notices of Motion

Notice given 19 March 2009

*1  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That ACIS Administration (Commonwealth Financial Assistance) Determination 2009, made under subsections 11(3) and (4) of the ACIS Administration Act 1999 , be disallowed. [F2009L00246]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

*2  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That the Banking Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 2), as contained in Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 280 and made under the Banking Act 1959 , be disallowed. [F2008L04660]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

*3  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That Banking (prudential standard) determination No. 3 of 2008, made under subsections 11AF(1) and (3) of the Banking Act 1959 , be disallowed. [F2008L04782]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

*4  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That the Family Law Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 3), as contained in Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 258 and made under the Family Law Act 1975 , be disallowed. [F2008L04634]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

 

 *5  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That Instrument number CASA 51/09, made under regulation 208 of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988, be disallowed. [F2009L00170]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

*6  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That the Insurance Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 2), as contained in Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 281 and made under the Insurance Act 1973 , be disallowed. [F2008L04646]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

*7  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Wortley): To move—That Social Security (Administration) (Schooling Requirement) Determination 2009 (No. 1), made under section 124C of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 , be disallowed. [F2009L00240]

Fourteen sitting days remain, including today, to resolve the motion or the instrument will be deemed to have been disallowed.

On 17 August 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

*1  Legal and Constitutional Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on access to justice.

*2  Legal and Constitutional Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on Australia’s judicial system and the role of judges.

On the tenth sitting day after 30 June 2009 (9 September 2009)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

*1  Standing Committees

Reports to be presented on annual reports tabled by 30 April 2009.

By 17 September 2009

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Economics—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on bank mergers.

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on Australia’s research and training capacity in the area of climate change.

 

On 21 October 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Fuel and Energy—Select Committee

Report to be presented.

On 23 November 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Corporations and Financial Services—Joint Statutory Committee

Report to be presented on financial products and services in Australia.

On the last sitting day of 2009 (26 November 2009)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Community Affairs—Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the impact of gene patents on the provision of healthcare in Australia.

On 26 November 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Regional and Remote Indigenous Communities—Select Committee

Third report to be presented.

On 27 November 2009

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Agricultural and Related Industries—Select Committee

Report to be presented on food production in Australia.

On 30 March 2010

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Regional and Remote Indigenous Communities—Select Committee

Fourth report to be presented.

On 30 September 2010

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Regional and Remote Indigenous Communities—Select Committee

Final report to be presented.

 

Date unspecified

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Electoral Matters—Joint Standing Committee

Report to be presented on the 2007 Federal Election, including the Commonwealth Electoral (Above-the-Line Voting) Amendment Bill 2008.

General Business—Order of the Day

50  Commonwealth Electoral (Above-the-Line Voting) Amendment Bill 2008—( Senate bill )— ( Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Bob Brown )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Bob Brown, in continuation, 14 May 2008 ).