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Last week in Parliament  

22–25 June 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 reports were tabled:

Health Committee

Indigenous Affairs Committee

Procedure Committee

Public Works Committee

Publications Committee

Selection Committee

Social Policy and Legal Affairs 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 References Committee

Environment and Communications References Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee

Murray-Darling Basin Plan Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Community Affairs References Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Education and Employment Legislation 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

Health Committee

Procedure Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Intelligence and Security Committee

Public Works Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Australia Fund Establishment Committee

Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

Human Rights Committee

Intelligence and Security Committee

National Capital and External Territories Committee

Public Accounts and Audit Committee

 

LAWS PASSED

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

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

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