Senate debates

Wednesday, 13 March 2013


Environment and Communications Legislation Committee; Reference

3:44 pm

Photo of Anne RustonAnne Ruston (SA, Liberal Party) Share this | | Hansard source

I, and also on behalf of Senator Xenophon, move:

That the following matters be referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 30 April 2013:

(a) the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Material of Local Significance) Bill 2013; and

(b) the delivery of news coverage in rural and regional areas by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Question agreed to.