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FOR – Migration Amendment (Australia's Engagement in the Pacific and Other Measures) Bill 2023 - Report from Federation Chamber - Agree with bill's main idea

The majority voted in favour of a motion to agree with the bill's main idea. In other words, they voted to read it for a second time. They can now discuss it in greater detail.

What is the bill's main idea?

According to the bills digest:

The purpose of the Migration Amendment (Australia’s Engagement in the Pacific and Other Measures) Bill 2023 (the Amendment Bill) is to amend the Migration Act 1958 to provide for a visa pre-application process to be conducted as part of the application validity criteria for a particular visa.

Summary

Date and time: 11:57 AM on 2023-03-09
Allegra Spender's vote: Aye
Total number of "aye" votes: 86
Total number of "no" votes: 52
Total number of abstentions: 12
Related bill: Migration Amendment (Australia's Engagement in the Pacific and Other Measures) Bill 2023

Adapted from information made available by theyvoteforyou.org.au

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