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senate vote 2010-02-22#1

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:20:14

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  • The [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2010-02-22.67.1 motion] that "the bills may proceed without formalities" failed to gain a majority. An equal number of MPs voted 'aye' and 'no', which means that the motion failed.
  • This motion is a procedural motion and, according to [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13 Odgers' Australian Senate Practice], "has the effect of suspending the requirements, otherwise imposed by the [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/standing-orders.html standing orders], for stages of the passage of the bill or bills to take place on different days, for notice of motions for such stages, and for the printing and certification of the bill or bills during passage".(Read the relevant part of Odgers' Australian Senate Practice [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13?file=chapter12&section=03 here]. ) Because this motion failed, the bill will have go through the usual delays provided by the standing orders.
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://aphnew.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4281 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010] and ten related bills were introduced to create the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme]. This is the third attempt to introduce this scheme.(Read about the previous attempts [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/Browse_by_Topic/ClimateChange/Governance/Domestic/national/cprs here]. )
  • The scheme is an [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emissions_trading emission trading scheme] designed to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas greenhouse gases] in an effort to address [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_chnage climate change]. It gives effect to Australia's obligations under the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Framework_Convention_on_Climate_Change United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change] and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoto_Protocol Kyoto Protocol].
  • The design of the scheme has been criticised by the business community for threatening jobs and by environmentalists for not going far enough with its emission reduction targets.(Read more about these criticisms [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme#Criticism here].)
  • The ten other bills are called:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4282 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4283 Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4284 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Customs) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4285 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Excise) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4286 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — General) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4287 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4288 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4289 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fbillhome%2Fr4290%22 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4291 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2010]
  • References
  • The [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2010-02-22.67.1) that "the bills may proceed without formalities" failed to gain a majority. An equal number of MPs voted 'aye' and 'no', which means that the motion failed.
  • This motion is a procedural motion and, according to [Odgers' Australian Senate Practice](http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13), "has the effect of suspending the requirements, otherwise imposed by the [standing orders](http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/standing-orders.html), for stages of the passage of the bill or bills to take place on different days, for notice of motions for such stages, and for the printing and certification of the bill or bills during passage".(Read the relevant part of Odgers' Australian Senate Practice [here](http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13?file=chapter12&section=03). ) Because this motion failed, the bill will have go through the usual delays provided by the standing orders.
  • _Background to the bills_
  • The [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010](http://aphnew.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4281) and ten related bills were introduced to create the [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme). This is the third attempt to introduce this scheme.(Read about the previous attempts [here](http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/Browse_by_Topic/ClimateChange/Governance/Domestic/national/cprs). )
  • The scheme is an [emission trading scheme](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emissions_trading) designed to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other [greenhouse gases](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas) in an effort to address [climate change](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_chnage). It gives effect to Australia's obligations under the [United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Framework_Convention_on_Climate_Change) and the [Kyoto Protocol](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoto_Protocol).
  • The design of the scheme has been criticised by the business community for threatening jobs and by environmentalists for not going far enough with its emission reduction targets.(Read more about these criticisms [here](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme#Criticism).)
  • The ten other bills are called:
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4282)
  • - [Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4283)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Customs) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4284)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Excise) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4285)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — General) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4286)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4287)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4288)
  • - [Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4289)
  • - [Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010](http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fbillhome%2Fr4290%22)
  • - [Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2010](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4291)
  • References
senate vote 2010-02-22#1

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:16:38

Title

Description

  • The [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2010-02-22.67.1 motion] that "the bills may proceed without formalities" failed to gain a majority. An equal number of MPs voted 'aye' and 'no', which means that the motion failed.
  • This motion is a procedural motion and, according to [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13 Odgers' Australian Senate Practice], "has the effect of suspending the requirements, otherwise imposed by the [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/standing-orders.html standing orders], for stages of the passage of the bill or bills to take place on different days, for notice of motions for such stages, and for the printing and certification of the bill or bills during passage".[1] Because this motion failed, the bill will have go through the usual delays provided by the standing orders.
  • This motion is a procedural motion and, according to [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13 Odgers' Australian Senate Practice], "has the effect of suspending the requirements, otherwise imposed by the [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/standing-orders.html standing orders], for stages of the passage of the bill or bills to take place on different days, for notice of motions for such stages, and for the printing and certification of the bill or bills during passage".(Read the relevant part of Odgers' Australian Senate Practice [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13?file=chapter12&section=03 here]. ) Because this motion failed, the bill will have go through the usual delays provided by the standing orders.
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://aphnew.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4281 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010] and ten related bills were introduced to create the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme]. This is the third attempt to introduce this scheme.[2]
  • The [http://aphnew.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4281 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010] and ten related bills were introduced to create the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme]. This is the third attempt to introduce this scheme.(Read about the previous attempts [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/Browse_by_Topic/ClimateChange/Governance/Domestic/national/cprs here]. )
  • The scheme is an [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emissions_trading emission trading scheme] designed to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas greenhouse gases] in an effort to address [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_chnage climate change]. It gives effect to Australia's obligations under the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Framework_Convention_on_Climate_Change United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change] and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoto_Protocol Kyoto Protocol].
  • The design of the scheme has been criticised by the business community for threatening jobs and by environmentalists for not going far enough with its emission reduction targets.[3]
  • The design of the scheme has been criticised by the business community for threatening jobs and by environmentalists for not going far enough with its emission reduction targets.(Read more about these criticisms [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme#Criticism here].)
  • The ten other bills are called:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4282 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4283 Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4284 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Customs) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4285 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Excise) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4286 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — General) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4287 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4288 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4289 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fbillhome%2Fr4290%22 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4291 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2010]
  • References
  • * [1] Read the relevant part of Odgers' Australian Senate Practice [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13?file=chapter12&section=03 here].
  • * [2] Read about the previous attempts [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/Browse_by_Topic/ClimateChange/Governance/Domestic/national/cprs here].
  • * [3] Read more about these criticisms [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme#Criticism here].
senate vote 2010-02-22#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-04-10 13:01:20

Title

  • Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010; Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Customs) Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Excise) Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — General) Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Cprs Fuel Credits) Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Cprs Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010; Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010; Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2010 — First Reading
  • Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010 and related bills - First Reading - Proceed without formalities

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  • <p pwmotiontext="moved">That these bills may proceed without formalities, may be taken together and be now read a first time.</p>
  • <p pwmotiontext="moved">That the bills may proceed without formalities.</p>
  • The [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2010-02-22.67.1 motion] that "the bills may proceed without formalities" failed to gain a majority. An equal number of MPs voted 'aye' and 'no', which means that the motion failed.
  • This motion is a procedural motion and, according to [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13 Odgers' Australian Senate Practice], "has the effect of suspending the requirements, otherwise imposed by the [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/standing-orders.html standing orders], for stages of the passage of the bill or bills to take place on different days, for notice of motions for such stages, and for the printing and certification of the bill or bills during passage".[1] Because this motion failed, the bill will have go through the usual delays provided by the standing orders.
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://aphnew.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4281 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Bill 2010] and ten related bills were introduced to create the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme]. This is the third attempt to introduce this scheme.[2]
  • The scheme is an [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emissions_trading emission trading scheme] designed to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas greenhouse gases] in an effort to address [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_chnage climate change]. It gives effect to Australia's obligations under the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Framework_Convention_on_Climate_Change United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change] and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoto_Protocol Kyoto Protocol].
  • The design of the scheme has been criticised by the business community for threatening jobs and by environmentalists for not going far enough with its emission reduction targets.[3]
  • The ten other bills are called:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4282 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4283 Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4284 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Customs) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4285 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — Excise) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4286 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges — General) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4287 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4288 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4289 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fbillhome%2Fr4290%22 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) Bill 2010]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4291 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2010]
  • References
  • * [1] Read the relevant part of Odgers' Australian Senate Practice [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Senate/Powers_practice_n_procedures/odgers13?file=chapter12&section=03 here].
  • * [2] Read about the previous attempts [http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/Browse_by_Topic/ClimateChange/Governance/Domestic/national/cprs here].
  • * [3] Read more about these criticisms [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Pollution_Reduction_Scheme#Criticism here].