House debates

Thursday, 4 July 2019

Parliamentary Representation

Qualifications of Members

10:19 am

Photo of Christian PorterChristian Porter (Pearce, Liberal Party, Attorney-General) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That in relation to the resolution passed by the House on 4 April, 2019, relating to Members' qualifications:

(1) until such time as the Committee of Privileges and Members' Interests is established and provides otherwise, the procedures for maintaining the Register of Members' qualifications referred to in paragraph (1) of that resolution, and the form or forms referred to in paragraph (8) of that resolution, shall be as prescribed by the Registrar of Members' Interests following consultation with the Leader of the House and the Manager of Opposition Business;

(2) the resolution supersedes the resolution adopted on 4 December 2017 relating to a Citizenship Register, which shall no longer have continuing effect; and

(3) the Registrar shall remove information from the published copy of the Citizenship Register which relates to any Member who has ceased or ceases to hold office as a Member of the House of Representatives.

Question agreed to.