Senate debates

Tuesday, 12 May 2020



7:20 pm

Photo of Dean SmithDean Smith (WA, Liberal Party) Share this | | Hansard source

I seek leave to table a statement made by the Manager of Government Business regarding general business notice of motion No. 527 and to have it incorporated into Hansard. I can confirm to the Senate that agreement had been reached with the opposition manager of business and other whips across the chamber earlier today.

Leave granted.

The statement read as follows

Once again Senator Keneally is not across the detail. The fact is the Coalition has acted on the Productivity Commission findings

          The Government refutes Labor's claim that temporary migrants - students, New Zealanders, tourists - are changing Australia for the worse.