Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document

QUESTIONS

Questions without notice being asked—

Mr Reith (Leader of the House) answering a question—

Closure of Member moved

Mr Beazley (Leader of the Opposition) moved—That the Member be not further heard.

Question—put.

The House divided (the Speaker, Mr J. N. Andrew, in the Chair)—

AYES, 65

Mr AdamsMs GerickMr McClellandMs Roxon
Mr AlbaneseMr GibbonsMs J. S. McFarlaneMr Rudd
Mr BeazleyMs GillardMs MacklinMr Sawford*
Mr BevisMr GriffinMr McLeayMr Sciacca
Ms BurkeMs HallMr McMullanMr Sercombe*
Mr CoxMr HattonMr MartinMr Sidebottom
Mr CreanMs HoareMr MelhamMr Smith
Mrs CrosioMr HollisMr MorrisMr Snowdon
Mr DanbyMr HorneMr MossfieldMr Swan
Mr EdwardsMrs IrwinMr MurphyDr Theophanous
Ms EllisMr JenkinsMs O[quot ]ByrneMr K. J. Thomson
Dr EmersonMs KernotMr O[quot ]ConnorMr Wilkie
Mr G. J. EvansMr KerrMr O[quot ]KeefeMr Wilton
Mr M. J. EvansMr LathamMs PlibersekMr Zahra
Mr L. D. T. FergusonDr LawrenceMr Price
Mr M. J. FergusonMr LeeMr Quick
Mr FitzgibbonMs LivermoreMr Ripoll

NOES, 76

Mr AbbottMrs ElsonMr LiebermanMr St Clair
Mr AndersonMr EntschMr LindsayMr Schultz
Mr K. J. AndrewsMr FaheyMr LloydMr Scott
Mr AnthonyMr Forrest*Mr McArthur*Mr Secker
Fran BaileyMrs GallusMr I. E. MacfarlaneMr Slipper
Mr BairdMs GambaroMr McGauranMr Somlyay
Mr BarresiMrs GashMrs MayDr Southcott
Mr BartlettMr GeorgiouMr MooreDr Stone
Mr BillsonMr HaaseMrs MoylanMrs Sullivan
Mrs B. K. BishopMr HardgraveMr NairnMr C. P. Thompson
Ms J. I. BishopMr HawkerMr NehlMr A. P. Thomson
Mr BroughMr HockeyDr NelsonMr Truss
Mr CadmanMr HowardMr NevilleMr Tuckey
Mr CameronMrs HullMr NugentMrs D. S. Vale
Mr CausleyMr JullMr ProsserMr Wakelin
Mr CharlesMr KatterMr PyneDr Washer
Mr CostelloMrs D. M. KellyMr ReithMr Williams
Mr DownerDr KempMr RonaldsonDr Wooldridge
Mrs DraperMr LawlerMr RuddockMs Worth

* Tellers

Pairs

Mr M. A. J. Vaile Mr Tanner

Mr Fischer Mr Brereton

And so it was negatived.


Mr Reith continuing his answer to the question—

Closure of Member moved

Mr Beazley (Leader of the Opposition) moved—That the Member be not further heard.

Speaker[quot ]s ruling

The Speaker ruled that he could not accept the motion as the House had previously resolved the same question in the negative.

Dissent from ruling moved

Mr Beazley moved—That the ruling be dissented from.

Debate ensued.

Closure

Mr Reith (Minister for Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business) moved—That the question be now put.

Question—That the question be now put—put and passed.

Question—That the ruling be dissented from—put.

The House divided (the Speaker, Mr J. N. Andrew, in the Chair)—

AYES, 63

Mr AdamsMr FitzgibbonMs LivermoreMr Quick
Mr AlbaneseMs GerickMr McClellandMr Ripoll
Mr BeazleyMr GibbonsMs J. S. McFarlaneMs Roxon
Mr BevisMs GillardMs MacklinMr Rudd
Ms BurkeMr GriffinMr McLeayMr Sawford*
Mr CoxMs HallMr McMullanMr Sciacca
Mr CreanMr HattonMr MartinMr Sercombe*
Mrs CrosioMs HoareMr MelhamMr Sidebottom
Mr DanbyMr HollisMr MorrisMr Smith
Mr EdwardsMr HorneMr MossfieldMr Snowdon
Ms EllisMrs IrwinMr MurphyDr Theophanous
Dr EmersonMs KernotMs O[quot ]ByrneMr K. J. Thomson
Mr G. J. EvansMr KerrMr O[quot ]ConnorMr Wilkie
Mr M. J. EvansMr LathamMr O[quot ]KeefeMr Wilton
Mr L. D. T. FergusonDr LawrenceMs PlibersekMr Zahra
Mr M. J. FergusonMr LeeMr Price

NOES, 76

Mr AbbottMrs ElsonMr LiebermanMr St Clair
Mr AndersonMr EntschMr LindsayMr Schultz
Mr K. J. AndrewsMr FaheyMr LloydMr Scott
Mr AnthonyMr Forrest*Mr McArthur*Mr Secker
Fran BaileyMrs GallusMr I. E. MacfarlaneMr Slipper
Mr BairdMs GambaroMr McGauranMr Somlyay
Mr BarresiMrs GashMrs MayDr Southcott
Mr BartlettMr GeorgiouMr MooreDr Stone
Mr BillsonMr HaaseMrs MoylanMrs Sullivan
Mrs B. K. BishopMr HardgraveMr NairnMr C. P. Thompson
Ms J. I. BishopMr HawkerMr NehlMr A. P. Thomson
Mr BroughMr HockeyDr NelsonMr Truss
Mr CadmanMr HowardMr NevilleMr Tuckey
Mr CameronMrs HullMr NugentMrs D. S. Vale
Mr CausleyMr JullMr ProsserMr Wakelin
Mr CharlesMr KatterMr PyneDr Washer
Mr CostelloMrs D. M. KellyMr ReithMr Williams
Mr DownerDr KempMr RonaldsonDr Wooldridge
Mrs DraperMr LawlerMr RuddockMs Worth

* Tellers

Pairs

Mr Fischer Mr Brereton

Mr M. A. J. Vaile Mr Jenkins

And so it was negatived.

Questions without notice concluded.