Trade deals expected to pass parliament
The Morrison government expects the parliament to back trade deals with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru in the Senate late on Monday.Legislation enacting trade deals with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru is expected to pass parliament late on Monday.
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Pauline Hanson and Jacqui Lambie have joined forces to deliver a shock defeat of the Government's signature union crackdown legislation.
The Government failed to gain support of crossbenchers to pass its so-called ensuring integrity bill, which Labor had dubbed "union busting" legislation.
The changes would have allowed for applications to be made to the Federal Court to deregister a union or union official if conduct was deemed inappropriate.
The Government said it was crucial to ensure unions were accountable for their actions, while Labor criticised it as an attack on the union movement.
One Nation, Jacqui Lambie, Labor and the Greens voted against the bill. Senior Government ministers appeared shocked when the final vote was cast.
More to come.
'I won't sell my soul': Pauline Hanson swears as she reveals why she refused to back union-busting bill in a move that left Scott Morrison's government reeling .
The Ensuring Integrity union laws would make it easier to deregister law-breaking unions and disqualify officials throughout Australia.The One Nation leader's move last week has left her relationship with the federal government on the rocks.