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Last week in Parliament  

13–15 May 2014

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 reports were tabled:

Appropriations and Administration 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 Legislation Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Abbott Government's Commission of Audit Select Committee

Department of the Senate

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Education and Employment References Committee

Environment and Communications References Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Finance and Public Administration References Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Privileges Committee

  • 156th Report: Person referred to in the Senate: Mr Bernard Collaery – tabled 15 May 2014

Scrutiny of Bills Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Electoral Matters Committee

Human Rights Committee

Public Accounts and Audit Committee

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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