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Last week in Parliament  

9–12 February 2015

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee report was tabled:

Privileges and Members’ Interests Committee

Selection 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

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Education and Employment References Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Abbott Government’s Budget Cuts Committee

Environmental and Communications Legislation Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee report was tabled:

Treaties Committee

 

LAWS PASSED

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

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