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The Chairman of the Standing Committee on Publications (Senator Elstob) presented the following Report:


The Publications Committee has the honour to report that it has met in conference with the Publications Committee of the House of Representatives.

The Joint Committee, having considered petitions and papers presented to Parliament since the last meeting of the Committee, and papers previously presented, recommends that the following be printed: Advance to the Minister for Finance for year 1983-84-Statement of heads of expenditure and the amounts charged thereto pursuant to section 36A of the Audit Act 1901.

Audit Act-Corrigendum to the Report of the Auditor-General upon audits, examinations and inspections under the Audit and other Acts, dated 3 September 1984.

Affirmative Action for Women-Policy discussion paper, dated May 1984.

Australian Apple and Pear Corporation Act-Australian Apple and Pear Corporation-9th Annual Report and financial statements, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for 1983.

Australian Overseas Aid Program Review-Report of the Jackson Committee, dated 31 March 1984.

Australian Postal Commission-Service and Business Outlook, for year 1984-85.

Australian Science and Technology Council Act-Australian Science and Technology Council-Report-Australia's broad spectrum bilateral science and technology agreements, dated 25 June 1984.

Australian Telecommunications Commission-Review of matters affecting the Australian Telecommunications Commission (Telecom)-Report, dated June 1984.

Australian Telecommunications Commission-Service and Business Outlook for 1984-85.

Broadcasting and Television Act-Australian Broadcasting Tribunal-Satellite Program Services-Report to the Minister for Communications of an inquiry into the regulation of the use of satellite program services by broadcasters, dated July 1984-Report (volumes 1 and 2).

Budget Reform-A statement of the Government's achievements and intentions in reforming Australian Government financial administration, dated April 1984.

Canberra College of Advanced Education Act-Council of the Canberra College of Advanced Education-Report for 1983- Part 1-Report

Part 2-Financial statements together with Auditor-General's Report.

Canned Fruits Marketing Act-Australian Canned Fruits Corporation-Report and financial statements, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for 1983.

Coastal Surveillance-Australia's Peacetime Coastal Surveillance and Protection Arrangements.

Commonwealth Grants Commission-Report 1984 on financing the Australian Capital Territory, dated 16 July 1984.

Commonwealth Tertiary Education Commission-Report for 1983.

Defence Act-Army and Air Force Canteen Service Regulations-Army and Air Force Canteen Service Board-Report and financial statements, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for period 1 February 1983 to 30 January 1984.

Defence Act-Royal Military College of Australia-Report for period 1 February 1983 to 31 January 1984.

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet-Report for year 1983-84.

Industries Assistance Commission-Reports- Agricultural wheeled tractors and certain parts (interim report), dated 16 February 1984 (No. 340).

Agricultural wheeled tractors and certain parts, dated 18 June 1984 (No. 348).

Computer hardware and software; Typewriters, calculating and other office machines; Parts and accessories; Recording media; Metal working machine tools; Robots, dated 7 February 1984 (No. 338).

Electric motors (interim report), dated 16 April 1984 (No. 346).

Industrial overalls, dated 18 July 1984 (No. 350).

Rural adjustment, dated 15 March 1984 (No. 344).

Southern bluefin tuna, dated 28 June 1984 (No. 349).

Tableware and other goods of ceramics (interim report), dated 24 February 1984 (No. 341).

Industries Assistance Commission Act-Temporary Assistance Authority- Report-Filament lamps, dated 14 June 1984 (No. 64).

Inter-State Commission Act-Report on operations of the Commission for period 15 March to 30 June 1984.

Labour Market Programs-Interim Report of Committee of Inquiry, dated 30 May 1984.

Maritime College Act-Council of the Australian Maritime College-5th Annual Report, for 1983- Volume 1-Report

Volume 2-Financial statements together with Auditor-General's Report.

Poultry Research Advisory Committee-Report for period 1 July 1981 to 30 June 1983.

Public Service Act- Department of the Parliamentary Library-Report for year 1983-84.

Department of the Parliamentary Reporting Staff-Report for year 1983-84.

Joint House Department-Report for year 1983-84.

Reforming the Australian Public Service-Statement of the Government's intentions, dated December 1983.

Remuneration Tribunals Act-Remuneration Tribunal-1984 Review- Determinations- 1984/13-Ministers of State

1984/14-Office Holders of the Parliament

1984/15-Members of the Parliament

1984/16-Parliamentary Secretaries to Ministers of State

1984/17-Travelling Allowance within Australia-Ministers, Office Holders and Members of the Parliament

1984/18-Entitlements of Members of the Parliament

1984/19-Holders of Offices in the First Division of the Australian Public Service and others

1984/20-Members of the Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly

Reports- 1984/4-Ministers of State


1984/6-President and Members, Inter-State Commission


Reserve Bank Act-Reserve Bank of Australia-Report and financial statements, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for year 1983-84.

Science and Technology-Annual Statement 1983-84, dated May 1984.

Services Trust Fund Act-Royal Australian Air Force Welfare Trust Fund-36th Annual Report by Trustees, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for 1983.

Special Prosecutors Act-Special Prosecutor-Robert Frank Redlich, Q.C.-Report for period 1 July 1983 to 5 June 1984.

The Age Materials-Report on inquiries on behalf of the Special Prosecutor, Mr Ian Temby, Q.C., by Mr J. C. Johnson, Acting Commissioner, Australian Federal Police, dated 30 April 1984.

Tobacco Marketing Act-Australian Tobacco Board-Report and financial statements, together with the Auditor-General's Report, for 1983.

RON ELSTOB, 13 September 1984 Chairman Senator Elstob, by leave, moved-That the Report be adopted.

Question-put and passed.