Title SJ No 81 - 17 August 2009
CONSIDERATION OF LEGISLATION
Database Senate Journals
Date 17-08-2009
Source Senate
Parl No. 42
Number 81
Page 0
System Id chamber/journals/20090817_SJ081/0010


SJ No 81 - 17 August 2009 - CONSIDERATION OF LEGISLATION

CONSIDERATION OF LEGISLATION

Senator Milne, pursuant to notice of motion not objected to as a formal motion, moved general business notice of motion no. 513—

 (1) That so much of the standing orders be suspended as would prevent this resolution having effect.

 (2) That immediately upon receipt of the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment Bill 2009 and the Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Amendment Bill 2009 from the House of Representatives the bills have precedence over all government business until determined.

Question put.

The Senate divided—

AYES,6


Senators—
Brown, BobLudlamSiewert (Teller)Xenophon
Hanson-YoungMilne

NOES, 34


Senators—
AdamsCormannHutchinsPayne
BackCrossinLudwigPolley
BilykFarrellLundyPratt
BishopFeeneyMarshallStephens
BushbyFergusonMcEwenSterle
CameronFieldingMcLucasTroeth
CashFisherMooreWortley
ColbeckFurnerO'Brien (Teller)
CollinsHurleyParry

Question negatived.