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Last week in Parliament  

1–5 December 2014

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Health Committee

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee report was tabled:

Infrastructure and Communications 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

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Community Affairs References Committee

Health Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Privileges Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation 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 inquiries were announced:

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

Public Accounts and Audit Committee

Public Works Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Human Rights Committee

Public Accounts and Audit

Public Works Committee

 

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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