Senate debates

Tuesday, 2 December 2014


Air Warfare Destroyer; Order for the Production of Documents

3:49 pm

Photo of Nick XenophonNick Xenophon (SA, Independent) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That there be laid on the table by the Minister for Defence, no later than 4 pm on Wednesday, 3 December 2014, the following:

(a) the report on the independent review into the performance of the Hobart Class Air Warfare Destroyer Program conducted by Professor Don Winter and Dr John White;

(b) a statement of reasons as to why any information is commercial in confidence and the possible harm it might cause, and where that information has been redacted from the report;

(c) any summary that has been made of the report;

(d) any document that provides the findings, or outlines the findings of the report; and

(e) any document that outlines the reasons for the findings.

Question agreed to.