Senate debates

Thursday, 22 March 2012


Broadcasting Services Amendment (Anti-siphoning) Bill 2012, National Water Commission Amendment Bill 2012; First Reading

12:13 pm

Photo of Jacinta CollinsJacinta Collins (Victoria, Australian Labor Party, Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That the following bills be introduced: A Bill for an Act to amend the Broadcasting Services Act 1992, and for other purposes, and a Bill for An Act to amend the National WaterCommission Act 2004, and for related purposes.

Question agreed to.

I present the bills and move:

That these bills may proceed without formalities and may be taken together and be now read a first time.

Question agreed to.

Bill read a first time.