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Business for Future Consideration

Next day of sitting (10 February 2011)

General Business—Private Senators’ Bills—Orders of the Day

43  Social Security Amendment (Income Support for Regional Students) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Nash )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Nash, in continuation, 28 October 2010 ).

46  Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Amendment (Fair Indexation) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Ronaldson )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Ronaldson, in continuation, 18 November 2010 ).

54  Assisting Victims of Overseas Terrorism Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Brandis )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Brandis, in continuation, 26 November 2010 ).

50  National Broadband Network Financial Transparency Bill 2010 (No. 2)—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Birmingham )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Birmingham, in continuation, 23 November 2010 ).

17  Evidence Amendment (Journalists’ Privilege) Bill 2010 (No. 2)—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Brandis )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Brandis, in continuation, 29 September 2010 ).

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Sex and Age Discrimination Legislation Amendment Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Government Business—Order of the Day

Sex and Age Discrimination Legislation Amendment Bill 2010— ( Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, Senator Lundy )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( adjourned, Senator Lundy, 28 October 2010 ).

 

General Business—Notices of Motion

Notice given 28 September 2010

27  Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Bob Brown): To move—That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act to provide for accurate labelling of food, and for related purposes. Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling Laws) Bill 2010 .

Notice given 27 October 2010

76  Leader of the Australian Greens (Senator Bob Brown): To move—That standing order 104, relating to the correction of divisions, be amended to read as follows:

104 Correction of divisions

(1) If there is misadventure, or in case of confusion or error concerning the numbers reported (unless it can be otherwise corrected), the Senate shall proceed to another division.

(2) A division under this standing order must be taken as early as is convenient.

On the fourth sitting day in 2011 (28 February 2011)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Palm Oil) Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

General Business—Order of the Day

20  Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Palm Oil) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon and Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Bob Brown )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon, in continuation, 30 September 2010 ).

On the second sitting day in March 2011 (2 March 2011)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Rural Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on pilot safety, including consideration of the Transport Safety Investigation Amendment (Incident Reports) Bill 2010.

 

On the last day of the second sitting week in  

February 2011 (3 March 2011)

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Autonomous Sanctions Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Government Business—Orders of the Day

Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010— ( Parliamentary Secretary for Sustainability and Urban Water, Senator Farrell )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( adjourned, Senator Farrell, 27 October 2010 ).

Autonomous Sanctions Bill 2010— ( Minister for Small Business, Senator Sherry )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( adjourned, Senator Sherry, 28 October 2010 ).

On 16 March 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations References Committee

Report to be presented on Industry Skills Councils.

On 17 March 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Education, Employment and Workplace Relations References Committee

Report to be presented on the Primary Schools for the 21st Century program.

On the second sitting day of the second sitting week  

in March 2011 (22 March 2011)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on the adequacy of protections for the privacy of Australians online.

 

On 22 March 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Legislation Committees

Reports to be presented on the 2010-11 additional estimates.

By the end of the autumn sittings 2011 (24 March 2011)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Support for Whaling) Bill 2010.

General Business—Order of the Day

10  Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Support for Whaling) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Siewert and Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Bob Brown )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Siewert, in continuation, 29 September 2010 ).

On the last sitting day of the 2011 autumn sittings (24 March 2011)

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the provisions of the Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Government Business—Order of the Day

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010— ( Parliamentary Secretary for Sustainability and Urban Water, Senator Farrell )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( 22 November 2010 ).

On 31 March 2011

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on planning options and services for people ageing with a disability.

Economics References Committee

Report to be presented on competition within the Australian banking sector.

 

 3  Parliamentary Budget Office—Joint Select Committee

Final report to be presented.

Economics References Committee

Report to be presented on the amendments proposed by Senator Cormann on sheet 7010 [Tax Laws Amendment (2010 Measures No. 4) Bill 2010].

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the Australian Law Reform Commission.

On 28 April 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Rural Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on biosecurity and quarantine arrangements.

On 30 April 2011

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the impacts of rural wind farms.

Community Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the Commonwealth contribution to former forced adoption policies.

On 1 May 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Report to be presented on Requests for Tender for aviation contracts.

On 12 May 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Report to be presented on equity and diversity health checks in the Royal Australian Navy.

On the last sitting day in May 2011 (12 May 2011)

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

 

 2  Reform of the Australian Federation—Select Committee

Report to be presented.

General Business—Order of the Day

Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Hanson-Young )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Hanson-Young, in continuation, 29 September 2010 ).

On 1 June 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Environment and Communications References Committee

Report to be presented on the status, health and sustainability of the koala population.

On 8 June 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Scrutiny of New Taxes—Select Committee

Interim report to be presented.

Thirteen sitting days after today (14 June 2011)

Business of the Senate—Notices of Motion

Notice given 26 November 2010

Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances (Senator Stephens): To move—That the ASIC Market Integrity Rules (ASX Market) 2010, made under subsection 798G(1) of the Corporations Act 2001 , be disallowed. [F2010L02211]

Fourteen 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 Stephens): To move—That the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation (Annual General Meeting of the Industry) Amendment Regulations 2010 (No. 1), as contained in Select Legislative Instrument 2010 No. 218 and made under the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980 , be disallowed. [F2010L02114]

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 Stephens): To move—That the Electoral and Referendum Amendment Regulations 2010 (No. 3), as contained in Select Legislative Instrument 2010 No. 227 and made under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 , be disallowed. [F2010L02131]

Fourteen 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 Stephens): To move—That the Producer Offset Amendment Rules 2010 (No. 1), made under section 376-265 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 , be disallowed. [F2010L01826]

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

On 16 June 2011

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Genetically Modified Material) Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the Patent Amendment (Human Genes and Biological Materials) Bill 2010. ( Referred pursuant to Selection of Bills Committee report .)

General Business—Orders of the Day

44  Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Genetically Modified Material) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senators Xenophon and Siewert )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon, in continuation, 16 November 2010 ).

53  Patent Amendment (Human Genes and Biological Materials) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senators Heffernan, Coonan, Xenophon and Siewert )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Heffernan, in continuation, 24 November 2010 ).

On 21 June 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Legislation Committees

Reports to be presented on the 2011-12 Budget estimates.

On 30 June 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Report to be presented on the Australian film and literature classification scheme.

 

On 1 July 2011

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Report to be presented on the exposure drafts of Australian privacy amendment legislation.

On 30 November 2011

Business of the Senate—Orders of the Day

Scrutiny of New Taxes—Select Committee

Final report to be presented.

Rural Affairs and Transport References Committee

Report to be presented on the management of the Murray-Darling Basin.

On 30 April 2012

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Cyber Safety—Joint Select Committee

Report to be presented.

On 30 June 2013

Business of the Senate—Order of the Day

Gambling Reform—Joint Select Committee

Report to be presented.

On the next day of sitting after the presentation of the  

Joint Select Committee on Gambling Reform report

General Business—Orders of the Day

Poker Machine (Reduced Losses—Interim Measures) Bill 2010—( Senate bill )— ( Senator Xenophon )

Second reading—Adjourned debate ( Senator Xenophon, in continuation, 29 September 2010 ).

38  Poker Machine Harm Reduction Tax (Administration) Bill 2008 [2010]—( Senate bill )— ( Leader of the Family First Party, Senator Fielding )

Second reading ( restored 30 September 2010 ).