DRAFT LEGISLATION PROGRAMME FOR THE SENATE

2014 WINTER SITTINGS OF PARLIAMENT: WEEK 5 (14 - 17 July)

˜ PLEASE NOTE:  THIS IS AN INDICATIVE PROGRAMME AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE ˜

 

Monday, 14 July

 

10.00am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.00pm

 

 

 

 

 

6.30pm

 

7.30pm

 

 

9.50pm

Government Business

o    Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013 [No. 2]

  • Mineral Resources Rent Tax (Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2]

o    Trade Support Loans Bill 2014

Trade Support Loans (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014

o    Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Removing Re-approval and Re-registration) Bill 2014

  • G20 (Safety and Security) Complementary Bill 2014

o    Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014^

o    Australian National Preventative Health Agency (Abolition) Bill 2014^

  • Asset Recycling Fund Bill 2014

Asset Recycling Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014

 

Questions / Petitions / Notices / Placing of Business / Discovery of Formal Business / MPI /Tabling of Documents and Committee Reports

 

Government Business (continued)

 

Dinner Break

Government Business (continued)

Adjournment debate (40 minutes)

 

Tuesday, 15 July

 

12.30pm

Government Business

 

o    Carbon Farming Initiative Amendment Bill 2014

o    Land Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill 2014

  • Textile, Clothing and Footwear Investment and Innovation Programs Amendment Bill 2014

o    Energy Efficiency Opportunities (Repeal) Bill 2014^

 

2.00pm

Questions  / Petitions / Notices / Placing of business / Discovery of Formal Business / Tabling of Documents and Committee Reports

 

5.00pm

 

 

 

 

6.50pm

 

7.20pm

 

First speeches

 

Government Business (continued)

 

Consideration of Government Documents

 

Adjournment debate (open-ended)

 

Wednesday, 16 July

 

9.30am

Government Business

 

  • Qantas Sale Amendment Bill 2014

o    Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Bilateral Agreement Implementation) Bill 2014

o    Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014

Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014

Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014

Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014

 

12.45pm

Matters of public interest

 

2.00pm

 

 

Questions  / Petitions / Notices / Placing of business / Discovery of Formal Business / MPI / Tabling and consideration of committee reports / Tabling of documents

 

Government Business (continued)

 

5.00pm

 

6.50pm

 

 

 

First speeches

 

Consideration of Government Documents

 

7.20pm

Adjournment debate (40 minutes)

 

 

Thursday, 17 July

 

9.30am

 

 

 

11.50am

Consideration of Private Senators’ Bills   

o    Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment Bill 2014

o    Privacy Amendment (Privacy Alerts) Bill 2014

 

Petitions / Notices / Placing of business / Discovery of formal business / Tabling and consideration of Committee reports

 

 

Government Business

  • Migration Amendment (Offshore Resources Activity) Repeal Bill 2014

o    Australian Renewable Energy Agency (Repeal) Bill 2014

 

12.45pm

 

(Non-controversial legislation – to be confirmed)

 

 

o     

2.00pm

Questions / MPI / Tabling of documents

 

4.30pm

 

 

8.00pm

General Business including consideration of Government documents / Consideration of Committee reports, Government responses and Auditor-General’s reports

 

Adjournment debate (40 minutes)

# subject to introduction

* subject to exemption from the bills cut-off order

^ subject to tabling of committee report                   

Michelle Rak

Senate Parliamentary Liaison Officer

( 6277 7597 / 0457 838 603

Issued: 10 July 2014                                                                                           http://www.dpmc.gov.au/parliamentary/index.cfm

 

Please note that other high-priority bills may be programmed for debate as required during the sittings