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Last week in Parliament  

13–16 November 2017

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The House did not sit last week.

New inquiries of House Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of House Committees

No Committee reports were tabled.


SENATE

Bills initiated in the Senate

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Economics Legislation Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee


Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Community Affairs References Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Publications Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Scrutiny of Bills Committee

Selection of Bills Committee


JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Intelligence and Security Committee


Reports of Joint Committees

No Committee reports were tabled.

 

LAWS PASSED

The following Bills have now passed both Houses and are awaiting assent by the Governor-General:

The following Bills have now received assent by the Governor-General:

 

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