Question No. 329
Senator Ludlam asked the Minister representing the Minister for Foreign Affairs, upon notice, on 6 December 2010:
With reference to the Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office:
(1) Has the timing for Mr Carlson's departure been determined.
(2) Can an update be provided on Mr Carlson's replacement and the recruitment process for this position.
Senator Conroy - the following answer has been provided by the Minister for Foreign Affairs to the Honourable Senator's question:
(1) Mr John Carlson's appointment as Director General ASNO ended on 1 October 2010.
(2) Dr Robert Floyd commenced a five-year appointment as Director General ASNO on 6 December 2010.