Politics live: Citizenship chaos overshadows same-sex marriage debate in final days of Parliament for 2017

FILE PHOTO: David Feeney was ejected from the House during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 25 November 2014. Photo: Andrew Meares
FILE PHOTO: David Feeney was ejected from the House during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 25 November 2014. Photo: Andrew Meares
Senator Katy Gallagher in the Senate at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Senator Katy Gallagher in the Senate at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Liberal MPs Jane Prentice, Tim Wilson and Warren Entsch hold up a sign saying "Ryan Said Yes" in reference to Tim Wilson's proposal to his partner Ryan Bolger earlier in the week, in the House of Representatives  at Parliament House in Canberra on  Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Liberal MPs Jane Prentice, Tim Wilson and Warren Entsch hold up a sign saying "Ryan Said Yes" in reference to Tim Wilson's proposal to his partner Ryan Bolger earlier in the week, in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

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Liberal MP Michael Sukkar during debate on the Marriage Amendment Bill in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on  Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Liberal MP Michael Sukkar during debate on the Marriage Amendment Bill in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison addresses the media during a press conference on National Accounts at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 5 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison addresses the media during a press conference on National Accounts at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 5 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Barnaby Joyce does a television interview with 'Insiders', the morning after declaring victory in the New England by-election, on Sunday 3 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Barnaby Joyce does a television interview with 'Insiders', the morning after declaring victory in the New England by-election, on Sunday 3 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Bill Shorten MP and Mark Dreyfus , press conference . Citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Bill Shorten MP and Mark Dreyfus , press conference . Citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Bill Shorten MP and Mark Dreyfus , press conference . Citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Bill Shorten MP and Mark Dreyfus , press conference . Citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Barnaby Joyce is sworn in as Deputy Prime Minister by Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove at Government House in Canberra on Tuesday 5 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Barnaby Joyce is sworn in as Deputy Prime Minister by Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove at Government House in Canberra on Tuesday 5 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Barnaby Joyce returns to the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Barnaby Joyce returns to the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Barnaby Joyce returns to the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Barnaby Joyce returns to the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Labor MP Brian Mitchell leaves under 94a during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 24 October 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Labor MP Brian Mitchell leaves under 94a during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 24 October 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Labor MP Brian Mitchell leaves under 94a during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 24 October 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Labor MP Brian Mitchell leaves under 94a during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 24 October 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

The PM Malcolm Turnbull talks to the crossbenchers in the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

The PM Malcolm Turnbull talks to the crossbenchers in the house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Liberal MP Jason Falinski during Question Time in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Liberal MP Jason Falinski during Question Time in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Julia Banks MP with Cathy McGowan in house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Julia Banks MP with Cathy McGowan in house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Bob Katter speaks to the frustration in the community over the citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Bob Katter speaks to the frustration in the community over the citizenship crisis fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Speaker Tony Smith exercises the use of his casting vote during a tied division in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on  Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Speaker Tony Smith exercises the use of his casting vote during a tied division in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 6 December 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

David Feeney fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

David Feeney fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Malcolm Turnbull with his arm on Barnaby Joyce shoulder after narrowly avoiding defeat on the floor of house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

Malcolm Turnbull with his arm on Barnaby Joyce shoulder after narrowly avoiding defeat on the floor of house of reps fedpol . Pic Nick Moir 6 dec 2017

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