Senate debates

Thursday, 10 December 2020

Ministerial Arrangements

2:00 pm

Photo of Simon BirminghamSimon Birmingham (SA, Liberal Party, Minister for Trade) Share this | | Hansard source

I advise the Senate that Senator Reynolds, the Minister for Defence, will be absent from question time today, Thursday 10 December 2020, due to ministerial business. In Senator Reynolds's absence, I will represent the Minister for Education and the Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education in respect of regional education. Senator Payne will represent the Minister for Defence, the Minister for Veterans' Affairs, the Minister for Defence Personnel, the Assistant Defence Minister and the Minister for Defence Industry. Senator Cash will represent the Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts.