Senate debates

Thursday, 10 May 2018


Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation; Order for the Production of Documents

11:53 am

Photo of Andrew BartlettAndrew Bartlett (Queensland, Australian Greens) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That there be laid on the table by the Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation, by no later than 10 am on 5 June 2018:

(a) all documents relating to Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation's (CSIRO) involvement in the Genetic Control of Invasive Rodents Program (GBIRd), except those documents that are already public documents;

(b) all correspondence between CSIRO staff and the Australian Academy of Science regarding its report on gene drives; and

(c) all documents relating to CSIRO's Australian Stakeholder/Community/Public Engagement Plan on synthetic biology.

Question agreed to.