The majority voted against Pauline Hanson's One Nation amendment, which means it failed.

Amendment text


(1) Subclause 63(3), page 39 (line 5), omit "An investment", substitute "Subject to subsection (3A), an investment".

(2) Clause 63, page 39 (after line 9), after subclause (3), insert:

(3A) However, paragraph (3)(a) and (b) do not prohibit an investment of a Corporation body which directly finances:

(a) the construction of pipeline infrastructure for the transportation of natural gas from the point of extraction to storage facilities in Australia; and

(b) the extraction of natural gas that supports Australian industry and the Australian domestic gas market.

SHEET 1919

(1) Clause 5, page 5 (after line 29), after paragraph (l) of the definition of constitutionally-supported activities, insert:

; (m) activities with respect to copyrights, patents of inventions and designs, and trade marks (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xviii) of the Constitution).

(2) Clause 6, page 10 (lines 26 to 30), omit the clause, substitute:

6 Priority areas of the Australian economy

(1) The commercialisation, lawful propriety protection and development of Australian developed intellectual property by an Australian individual or entity is a priority area of the Australian economy for the purposes of this Act.

(2) In addition, the Ministers may, by legislative instrument, declare that each area of the Australian economy specified in the declaration is a priority area of the Australian economy for the purposes of this Act.

(3) Clause 71, page 44 (after line 18), at the end of the clause, add:

(4) The Ministers must give the Board a direction requiring that a low-risk investment policy is to be applied to an investment of a Corporation body for purposes relating to, or activities supporting, the priority area of the Australian economy mentioned in subsection 6(1).

Votes Not passed by a small majority

Nobody rebelled against their party.

Party Votes
Australian Greens (100% turnout) 0 Yes 11 No
Penny Allman-Payne Queensland No
Mehreen Faruqi NSW No
Sarah Hanson-Young SA No
Nick McKim Tasmania No
Barbara Pocock SA No
Janet Rice Victoria No
David Shoebridge NSW No
Jordon Steele-John WA No
Lidia Thorpe Victoria No
Larissa Waters Queensland No
Peter Whish-Wilson Tasmania No
Dorinda Cox WA Absent
Australian Labor Party (76% turnout) 0 Yes 19 No
Carol Brown Tasmania No
Anthony Chisholm Queensland No
Raff Ciccone Victoria No
Don Farrell SA No
Katy Gallagher ACT No
Nita Green Queensland No
Karen Grogan SA No
Jenny McAllister NSW No
Malarndirri McCarthy NT No
Fatima Payman WA No
Helen Polley Tasmania No
Louise Pratt WA No
Tony Sheldon NSW No
Marielle Smith SA No
Glenn Sterle WA No
Anne Urquhart Tasmania No
Jess Walsh Victoria No
Murray Watt Queensland No
Linda White Victoria No
Tim Ayres NSW Absent
Catryna Bilyk Tasmania Absent
Patrick Dodson WA Absent
Deborah O'Neill NSW Absent
Jana Stewart Victoria Absent
Penny Wong SA Absent
Jacinta Nampijinpa Price NT Country Liberal Party Yes
Andrew McLachlan SA Deputy President Yes
David Pocock ACT Independent No
Lidia Thorpe Victoria Independent Absent
Jacqui Lambie Network (100% turnout) 0 Yes 2 No
Jacqui Lambie Tasmania No
Tammy Tyrrell Tasmania No
Liberal National Party (100% turnout) 2 Yes 0 No
Matthew Canavan Queensland Yes
James McGrath Queensland Yes
Liberal Party (78% turnout) 18 Yes 0 No
Alex Antic SA Yes
Wendy Askew Tasmania Yes
Andrew Bragg NSW Yes
Slade Brockman WA Yes
Michaelia Cash WA Yes
Claire Chandler Tasmania Yes
Richard Colbeck Tasmania Yes
Jonathon Duniam Tasmania Yes
Sarah Henderson Victoria Yes
Hollie Hughes NSW Yes
Kerrynne Liddle SA Yes
Matt O'Sullivan WA Yes
Gerard Rennick Queensland Yes
Linda Reynolds WA Yes
Anne Ruston SA Yes
Paul Scarr Queensland Yes
Dean Smith WA Yes
David Van Victoria Yes
Simon Birmingham SA Absent
David Fawcett SA Absent
Jane Hume Victoria Absent
James Paterson Victoria Absent
Marise Payne NSW Absent
National Party (75% turnout) 3 Yes 0 No
Ross Cadell NSW Yes
Perin Davey NSW Yes
Susan McDonald Queensland Yes
Bridget McKenzie Victoria Absent
Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party (100% turnout) 2 Yes 0 No
Pauline Hanson Queensland Yes
Malcolm Roberts Queensland Yes
Sue Lines WA President No
Ralph Babet Victoria United Australia Party Yes
Totals (83% turnout) 28 Yes – 34 No