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     4   Treasury Laws Amendment (Gift Cards) Bill 2018

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the question—That the bill be now read a second time— And on the amendment moved thereto by Ms M. M. H. King, viz.— That all words after “That” be omitted with a view to substituting the following words:

“whilst not declining to give the bill a second reading, the House: 

(1)        notes the Government’s lack of support for, and failure to protect, Australian consumers; and

(2)        calls on the Government to reinvigorate the national Consumer Affairs Forum process, to enable the much-needed reform of Australian Consumer Law”—

Debate resumed.

Question—That the amendment be agreed to—put.

The House divided (the Speaker, Mr A. D. H. Smith, in the Chair)—


AYES, 67

Mr Albanese

Mr Dick

Ms Keay

Mr Perrett*

Dr Aly

Mr Dreyfus

Dr M. J. Kelly

Ms Plibersek

Mr Bandt

Mrs Elliot

Mr Keogh

Ms Rishworth

Ms Bird

Ms Ellis

Mr Khalil

Ms Rowland

Mr Bowen

Mr Fitzgibbon

Ms C. F. King

Ms Ryan*

Ms Brodtmann

Dr Freelander

Ms M. M. H. King

Mr Shorten

Mr Burke

Mr Georganas

Ms Lamb

Mr Snowdon

Ms Burney

Mr Giles

Dr Leigh

Ms Stanley

Mr M. C. Butler

Mr Gorman

Ms McBride

Mr Swan

Mr Byrne

Mr Gosling

Mr Marles

Ms Swanson

Dr Chalmers

Mr Hart

Mr B. K. Mitchell

Ms Templeman

Mr Champion

Mr Hayes

Mr R. G. Mitchell

Mr Thistlethwaite

Ms L. M. Chesters

Mr Hill

Mr Neumann

Ms Vamvakinou

Mr Clare

Ms Husar

Mr O’Connor

Mr Watts

Ms Claydon

Mr Husic

Ms O’Neil

Mr Wilkie

Ms Collins

Mr Jones

Ms O’Toole

Mr Zappia

Mr Danby

Ms Kearney

Ms Owens


NOES, 72

Mr Abbott

Mr Falinski

Ms M. L. Landry

Ms Price

Mr Alexander

Mr Fletcher

Mr C. A. S. Laundy

Mr Pyne

Mrs K. L. Andrews

Ms Flint

Mr Leeser

Mr Ramsey*

Mr K. J. Andrews

Mr Frydenberg

Ms Ley

Mr Robert

Ms Banks

Mr Gee

Mr Littleproud

Ms Sharkie

Ms Bishop

Dr Gillespie

Mr McCormack

Mr Sukkar

Mr Broad

Mr Goodenough

Ms McGowan

Mr Taylor

Mr Buchholz

Mr Hartsuyker

Dr McVeigh

Mr Tehan

Mr D. J. Chester

Mr Hastie

Mrs Marino

Mr Tudge

Mr Christensen

Mr Hawke

Mr Morrison

Mr van Manen

Mr Ciobo

Ms Henderson

Mr Morton

Mr Vasta

Mr Coleman

Mr Hogan

Mr Ted O’Brien

Mr Wallace

Mr Coulton

Mr Howarth

Mr L. S. O’Brien

Mrs Wicks

Mr Crewther

Mr Hunt

Mr O’Dowd

Mr R. J. Wilson

Mr Drum*

Mr Irons

Ms O’Dwyer

Mr T. R. Wilson

Mr Dutton

Mr Keenan

Mr Pasin

Mr Wood

Mr Entsch

Mr C. Kelly

Mr Pitt

Mr Wyatt

Mr Evans

Mr Laming

Mr Porter

Mr Zimmerman

* Tellers

And so it was negatived.

Question—That the bill be now read a second time—put and passed—bill read a second time.

Leave granted for third reading to be moved immediately.

On the motion of Mr Robert (Assistant Treasurer), the bill was read a third time.