The fast-tracked medical transfers law will only apply to refugees and asylum seekers already on Manus Island and Nauru.
"Where we will always stand, and the Australian people can always trust us to do, is to have the mettle to ensure the integrity of our border protection framework. the Labor Party demonstrated tonight they have no such mettle".
On Wednesday morning, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he would reopen the Christmas Island detention centre - which closed past year - to cope with what he predicted would be an influx of transfers from Manus Island and Nauru.
Mr Morrison ruled out calling a snap election, saying the vote was not a no-confidence motion in his government and he was still planning for a national poll in May.
Mr Morrison fiercely opposed the bill but it was narrowly approved in the House of Representatives, where the government does not have a majority.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton said he expected more boats to head for Australia in treacherous voyages that sometimes end in tragedy.
Mr Morrison declared national security measures would be strengthened under the government's Operation Sovereign Borders after the medivac bill was passed.
Late past year, public pressure over severe health issues facing children living on the islands prompted officials to allow all of them to be relocated to Australia.
About 1,200 refugees are estimated to be in exile in Nauru and Papua New Guinea's Manus, where they've been indefinitely detained for nearly six years.
Trump says he may let China trade deal deadline slip Those tariffs now stand at 10 percent, but an additional $50 billion worth of imports has already been hit by a 25 percent tariff. China would likely respond by raising tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S goods that it announced past year in retaliation.
Labor leader Bill Shorten says his party is tough but fair on border control after it backed the bill.
"If you think that by buying a ticket on an unsafe boat, paying a people smuggler, a criminal syndicate, you'll get a better deal to come to Australia, you're wrong".
But criticism of the camps has grown amid reports of abuse, suicides and lengthy detention periods, even as the government says the policy is discouraging asylum seekers from embarking on unsafe sea voyages.
Shonky bankers could soon be jailed for up to 15 years and corporate crooks fined up to $525 million.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison before losing the vote on Tuesday night.
Labor has also added detail to the "character test" to be used to reject transfers if a refugee has a criminal record, helping to address concerns raised by the Greens and Dr Phelps.
Sick asylum seekers often have to fight the Australian government in court for permission to be transferred to an Australian hospital.
Opposition health spokeswoman Catherine King said the powerful Australian Health Reform Commission would develop and oversee long-term reforms, with the overarching aim of ensuring every Australian can access affordable, high-quality health care.
They have provided little or no information on how many are interned within them and how long they are being held. The dustup over Turkey's criticism contrasts with the close economic relationship between the two countries.
After feeling bad he recovered and when he was taken to the dressing room he was better, as if he had overcome the problem. He was later taken to hospital before being released on Sunday . "All our thoughts go to the lad Clarke".
One dose of the vaccine brings a person to 93 percent immunity. "The first case in OR had few public exposure sites". Wisconsin is one of 17 states that allows parents to opt out of vaccinations because of personal beliefs.
Salford, expectedly, will join League Two (where Oldham plays) next season and there were initial fears of conflict of interests. His first game in charge will be Yeovil at home next Tuesday after Wild signed off with a 3-0 win at Crawley Town on Saturday.
If you want to take me out of the lineup and get some juice in it, I'm with it. "I'm trying to win". "That's the goal. Speaking to reporters, Morris chalked up the speech to simply wanting to live up to the Celtics lofty expectations.
The relationship between Brown and the Steelers has been steadily declining since the end of the regular season. Brown is a seven-time Pro Bowler and has been named to the NFL's All Pro first-team four times.
Ironically, the best thing for this team right now might actually be to lose within the next few rounds of the FA Cup. Both players' form will play a great part in deciding the fate of the title at the end of the season .
Crowds were marching on Monday, heading out from a dozen points in the Iranian capital toward Tehran Azadi, or Freedom Square. In January, Rouhani said Iran was dealing with its worst economic crisis since the Shah was toppled.
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Why Russia Is About To Switch Off The Internet
Russian Federation is shutting off its internet as part of a dramatic test to help it defend against devastating cyber attacks. There's no official date for when this move might take place, but the BBC reports that it would likely occur before April 1.
A Cold Amy Klobuchar Announces 2020 Campaign In Blizzard
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Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ found guilty by NY jury
When the jurors were discharged, he leaned back in his chair to catch the eye of his wife, who gave him a subtle thumbs-up. The trial testimony lasted almost three months and the jurors have were tasked with deciding on 10 separate counts.
Trudeau cabinet minister resigns amid controversy
Wilson-Raybould has hired a former Supreme Court justice to advise her on what she can say publicly about the matter. Mr Trudeau has denied the Globe and Mail report , which cited unnamed sources.
Who owns that 'delightful' tiger, Houston officials ask
An anonymous tipster discovered the 1,000-pound tiger illegally held in a residential home, according to Houston's KTRK-TV. Officials said the tiger will be taken to another facility, where it will stay permanently, Tuesday.
Baby girl stable after three hour rescue mission
Cllr De Boer said some residents told her that they heard the baby crying as early as 1am and thought it was cats mating . The baby was recovered and flown to a hospital in Durban where she was reportedly treated for mild hypothermia.