Senate debates

Wednesday, 23 June 2021


Consideration of Legislation

7:09 pm

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

by leave—I move:


(a) the hours of meeting be 9.30 am till adjournment;

(b) the Water Legislation Amendment (Inspector-General of Water Compliance and Other Measures) Bill 2021 be called on immediately and have precedence over all other business till determined;

(c) if by 7.30 pm consideration of the bill has not concluded the questions on all remaining stages be put;

(d) paragraph (c) operate as a limitation of debate under standing order 142; and

(e) the question for the adjournment be proposed after consideration of the bill concludes.

Question agreed to.