Monday, 2 May 2016
Report of the Select Committee on Wind Turbines; Order for the Production of Documents
I, and also on behalf of Senators Xenophon, Leyonhjelm, Day, Muir, Lazarus, Lambie and Wang move:
(a) the Senate notes:
(i) the President's report to the Senate on government responses outstanding to parliamentary committee reports as at 1 December 2015, listed the report of the Select Committee on Wind Turbines among the reports the government has failed to respond to within the required 3 month timeframe, and
(ii) the Government still has not provided a formal response to the committee's report, although it has been some 7 months since the report was tabled; and
(b) there be laid on the table by the Minister representing the Minister for the Environment (Senator Birmingham), no later than 3.30 pm on 10 May 2016, a copy of the government's response to the report of the Select Committee on Wind Turbines, dated August 2015.