Senate debates

Thursday, 13 May 2010



Photo of Michael ForshawMichael Forshaw (NSW, Australian Labor Party) Share this | | Hansard source

Order! The President has received letter from party leaders requesting changes in the membership of committees.

5:57 pm

Photo of Ursula StephensUrsula Stephens (NSW, Australian Labor Party, Parliamentary Secretary for Social Inclusion and the Voluntary Sector) Share this | | Hansard source

by leave—I move:

That senators be discharged from and appointed to committees in accordance with the document circulated in the chamber.

The document read as follows—

Environment, Communications and the Arts Legislation Committee—


Substitute members:

Senator Farrell to replace Senator Lundy on 24 May 2010

Senator Bishop to replace Senator Lundy on 25 May 2010

Senator Marshall to replace Senator Lundy on 26 May 2010

Senator Bilyk to replace Senator Lundy on 27 May 2010

Senator Carol Brown to replace Senator McEwen on 15 June 2010

Senator Milne to replace Senator Ludlam for the committee’s inquiry into the provisions of the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment Bill 2010 and related bills

Participating members: Senators Ludlam, Lundy and McEwen

Reform of the Australian FederationSelect Committee


Senators Furner and Lundy

Participating members: Senators Bilyk, Bishop, Carol Brown, Cameron, Collins, Farrell, Feeney, Forshaw, Hurley, Hutchins, Marshall, McEwen, McLucas, O’Brien, Polley, Pratt, Stephens, Sterle and Wortley

Scrutiny of Bills—Standing Committee

Discharged—Senator Collins

Appointed—Senator Pratt.

Question agreed to.