Senate debates

Thursday, 23 August 2018


Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee; Reference

11:58 am

Photo of Jacinta CollinsJacinta Collins (Victoria, Australian Labor Party, Shadow Cabinet Secretary) Share this | | Hansard source

At the request of Senator Pratt, I move:

That the following matter be referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report by 11 September 2018:

Allegations concerning the inappropriate exercise of ministerial powers, with respect to the visa status of au pairs, and related matters.

Photo of Scott RyanScott Ryan (President) Share this | | Hansard source

The question is that business of the Senate notice of motion No. 1 be agreed to.