Senate debates

Wednesday, 7 February 2007



The following government documents were tabled:

Australian Broadcasting Corporation—Equity and diversity—Report for 1 September 2005 to 31 August 2006.

Mid-year economic and fiscal outlook—2006-07—Statement by the Treasurer (Mr Costello) and the Minister for Finance and Administration (Senator Minchin), December 2006.

Migration Act 1958Section 486O—Assessment of appropriateness of detention arrangements—Personal identifiers 105/06 to 112/06—

Commonwealth Ombudsman’s reports.

Commonwealth Ombudsman’s reports—Government response.

Telecommunications Act 1997Funding of research and consumer representation in relation to telecommunications—Report for 2005-06.

Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992Report for 2006 pursuant to section 34A of the Act.


Text, together with national interest analysis and annexures—Agreement between Australia and the Swiss Confederation on Social Security (Canberra, 9 October 2006).

Text, together with national interest analysis, regulation impact statement and annexures—Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of Finland for the Avoidance of Double Taxation with respect to Taxes on Income and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion, and Protocol, done at Melbourne on 20 November 2006.

The following documents were tabled by the Clerk:

[Legislative instruments are identified by a Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) number]

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act—Policy (Civil Penalty Orders) Principles 2006.

Civil Aviation Act—Civil Aviation Regulations—Instruments Nos—

CASA 34/07—Directions – for determining maximum weight [F2007L00226]*.

CASA 40/07—Permission and direction – helicopter special operations [F2007L00254]*.

CASA EX03/07—Exemption – solo flight training using ultralight aeroplanes registered with the RAA at Cambridge Airport [F2007L00211]*.

Customs Act—Tariff Concession Orders—

0614846 [F2007L00243]*.

0617771 [F2007L00241]*.

0617773 [F2007L00239]*.

0617774 [F2007L00237]*.

0617864 [F2007L00238]*.

0617947 [F2007L00249]*.

0617948 [F2007L00235]*.

0617970 [F2007L00250]*.

0617971 [F2007L00246]*.

0617972 [F2007L00247]*.

0617973 [F2007L00245]*.

0618073 [F2007L00251]*.

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act—Amendments of lists of—

Exempt native specimens, dated—

29 January 2007 [F2007L00228]*.

29 January 2007 [F2007L00229]*.

31 January 2007 [F2007L00252]*.

Threatened species, dated 9 January 2007 [F2007L00216]*.

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act—Military Rehabilitation and Compensation (Members) Determination 2007 [F2007L00230]*.

National Health Act—Determination PSO 1/2007 [F2007L00253]*.

Sydney Airport Curfew Act—Dispensation Report 01/07 [7 dispensations].

*       Explanatory statement tabled with legislative instrument.