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Last week in Parliament

3–6 December 2018

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Agriculture and Water Resources Committee

Economics Committee

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Industry, Innovation, Science and Resources Committee

Petitions Committee

Procedure Committee

 

SENATE

Bills initiated in the Senate

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Community Affairs References Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Procedure Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Appropriations, Staffing and Security Committee

Community Affairs References Committee

Economics References Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Obesity Epidemic in Australia Select Committee

  • Report – tabled 5 December 2018

Red Tape Select Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Scrutiny of Bills Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

Stillbirth Research and Education Select Committee

  • Report – tabled 4 December 2018

 

JOINT COMMITTEES     

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Northern Australia Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Electoral Matters Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

Human Rights Committee

Intelligence and Security Committee

Public Works Committee

LAWS PASSED      

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

No Bills received assent by the Governor-General.

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