Senate debates

Thursday, 22 June 2017


Farrell, Senator Donald

12:28 pm

Photo of Ian MacdonaldIan Macdonald (Queensland, Liberal Party) Share this | | Hansard source

I take a great deal of pleasure in moving this motion, as it recognises a very good colleague of mine, and I ask that general business notice of motion No. 386 relating to question time be taken as a formal motion.

Photo of Sue LinesSue Lines (WA, Deputy-President) Share this | | Hansard source

Is there any objection to this motion being taken as formal?

Opposition senators interjecting

There is an objection.

12:29 pm

Photo of Cory BernardiCory Bernardi (SA, Australian Conservatives) Share this | | Hansard source

I seek leave to make a one-minute statement with regard to the motion that was stopped.

Leave not granted.