Thursday, 4 July 2019
Allocation of Departments and Agencies
by leave—At the request of Senator Ruston, I move government business notice of motion No. 2:
That departments and agencies be allocated to legislative and general purpose standing committees as follows:
Social Services, including Services Australia
Industry, Innovation and Science
Education and Employment
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business
Environment and Communications
Communications and the Arts
Environment and Energy
Finance and Public Administration
Prime Minister and Cabinet
Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
Defence, including Veterans' Affairs
Foreign Affairs and Trade
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Attorney-General, including Industrial Relations
Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development.
I seek leave to move an amendment to the motion moved by Senator Duniam.
(2) Omit "Attorney-General, including Industrial Relations" and substitute "Attorney-General, excluding Industrial Relations"
Question agreed to.