Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
 Download Current HansardDownload Current Hansard    View Or Save XMLView/Save XML

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Page: 3574


Senator BUSHBY (TasmaniaChief Government Whip in the Senate) (11:59): I present report No. 6 of 2018 of the Selection of Bills Committee. I seek leave to have the report incorporated in Hansard.

Leave granted.

The report read as follows—

SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 6 of 2018

1. The committee met in private session on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 7.54 pm.

2. The committee recommends that—

(a)   the provisions of the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Bill 2018 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 August 2018;

(b)   the provisions of the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Maintaining Income Thresholds) Bill 2018 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 August 2018;

(c)   the provisions of the Space Activities Amendment (Launches and Returns) Bill 2018 be referred immediately to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 13 August 2018; and

(d)   contingent upon introduction in the House of Representatives, the provisions of the Treasury Laws Amendment (Protecting Your Superannuation Package) Bill 2018 be referred immediately to the Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 13 August 2018.

3. The committee recommends that the following bills not be referred to committees:

Aged Care (Single Quality Framework) Reform Bill 2018

Animal Export Legislation Amendment (Ending Long-haul Live Sheep Exports) Bill 2018

Australian Research Council Amendment Bill 2018

Biosecurity Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2018

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Lowering Voting Age and Increasing Voter Participation) Bill 2018

Corporations (Fees) Amendment (ASIC Fees) Bill 2018

Corporations (Review Fees) Amendment Bill 2018

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2018

Export Legislation Amendment (Live-stock) Bill 2018

Farm Household Support Amendment Bill 2018

Migration (Validation of Port Appointment) Bill 2018

National Consumer Credit Protection (Fees) Amendment (ASIC Fees) Bill 2018

Superannuation Auditor Registration Imposition Amendment (ASIC Fees) Bill 2018

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Amendment (ASIC Fees) Bill 2018

Treasury Laws Amendment (APRA Governance) Bill 2018

Treasury Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy and Medicare Levy Surcharge) Bill 2018.

4. The committee deferred consideration of the following bills to its next meeting:

Defence Amendment (Sovereign Naval Shipbuilding) Bill 2018

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2018

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment Bill 2018

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

Unexplained Wealth Legislation Amendment Bill 2018.

5. Agenda item 3 (Committee membership) deferred until the next committee meeting.

6. The committee agreed to the members of the New South Wales Legislative Council’s Selection of Bills Committee attending the next meeting of the committee to observe proceedings.

David Bushby

Chair

21 June 2018.

Senator BUSHBY: I move:

That the report be adopted.