Senate debates

Thursday, 9 February 2006


Consideration by Legislation Committees; Allocation of Departments and Agencies

9:35 am

Photo of Chris EllisonChris Ellison (WA, Liberal Party, Minister for Justice and Customs) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That the continuing order relating to the allocation of departments and agencies to standing committees be amended to read as follows:

Departments and agencies are allocated to the legislative and general purpose standing committees as follows:

Community Affairs
Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Health and Ageing
Industry, Tourism and Resources
Employment, Workplace Relations and Education
Employment and Workplace Relations
Education, Science and Training
Environment, Communications, Information Technology and the Arts
Environment and Heritage
Communications, Information Technology and the Arts
Finance and Public Administration
Prime Minister and Cabinet
Finance and Administration
Human Services
Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
Foreign Affairs and Trade
Defence (including Veterans’ Affairs)
Legal and Constitutional
Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
Transport and Regional Services
Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.

Question agreed to.